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LORD (video game)

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'''LORD''' is a text-adventure which covers ''[[The Hobbit]]'' and ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''. It has 550 seperate locations, and also uses information from other sources.  
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'''LORD''' is a text-adventure which covers ''[[The Hobbit]]'' and ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''. It has 550 seperate locations, and also uses information from other sources. It was the first Text-Adventure based on a book<ref>[http://www.brasslantern.org/community/history/timeline-c.html Brass Lantern Timeline of Interactive Fiction, list of events] (Retrieved at 15 August 2010)</ref>.
  
 
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LORD
Video game
DeveloperOlli J. Paavola
PlatformDEC-20
Release date1981[1]
GenreText Adventure

LORD is a text-adventure which covers The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. It has 550 seperate locations, and also uses information from other sources. It was the first Text-Adventure based on a book[2].

References

  1. List of text-based computer games by year (Retrieved at 15 August 2010)
  2. Brass Lantern Timeline of Interactive Fiction, list of events (Retrieved at 15 August 2010)