Dork is a short text adventure inspired by Zork.
It's a game I made for my kids and my own enjoyment after playing with the original Zork source code.
It's full of ironic humor and interesting ways to die, just like a text adventure should be:
Plus a few modern features, like achievments:
And interactive elements:
It even has animated ascii art:
- Click on the blog header (the blinking cursor)
- Follow the instructions
- If you die, just type
dorkagain to start over
If you are interested in the source code:
Also here is where I partially converted the original Zork source to Typescript: