The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
DOS - 1984
Description of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
1984 saw the release of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (also known as The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Don't Panic!, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - a science fiction story, HHGTTG, H2G2) on the DOS system. A adventure game, created by Infocom, Inc. and distributed by Infocom, Inc.. If you like interactive fiction, sci-fi / futuristic, licensed title, comedy, download, install and enjoy The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy!
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Granny Kiwi 2017-07-22 0 point DOS version
I have the original game for Commodore 64, it IS an hilarious take on the original story. I tried the game without knowing anything about it. That was a mistake. I am going to try it again... might pull out my C=128-D and play.
Great game, HIGHLY recommended. I like the Zork I II and III series. I had starfall, the Leather Goddess of Phobos, The Enchanter, Suspended, Wishbringer I'm a real fan of Infocom, and gonna have fun!!!
Thanks for this!!!
kswiorek 2016-04-10 0 point DOS version
On the beginning i didn't give sandwich to dog and i couldn't complete the game
Anon 2014-10-05 0 point DOS version
There is a free-to-play port of this hosed by the bbc
Redstorm2000 2014-09-03 0 point DOS version
A purely text game. You really need to know the book to play well IMHO.
jackrex 2014-03-11 0 point DOS version
just heard of this game from a friend.
dont like to play online so trying this out.
bjarnebiceps 2013-08-14 0 point DOS version
Firematch - that's a pretty hefty computer for a game like this :D
jayman419 2011-06-03 0 point DOS version
A lot of these old text games only include the .dat or .z# file.
Since there are no executables for DOS, using http://nitfol.sourceforge.net/ will run them. (I have a multi-core CPU with Win7 Ultimate Edition, and it works fine.)
http://www.ifwiki.org/index.php/Category:Interpreter has a list of interpreters for other IF games, but I haven't used any others yet.
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