"Captain 80 Book of Basic Adventures"

The “Captain 80” was a rather famous book with a collection of text adventures including the original “Adventureland” and a collection of games by Greg Hassett. It is difficult to find an etext in the internet, but here is a link:



Thank you for the link. I’ve been having a lot of fun looking through the old type-in books lately just to remind myself how lucky I am to not have to preface every line with a number.

Someone should totally hold a comp using the adventures in the “Adventure Ideas” chapter. It’s always interesting to see which ideas have become staples and which have fallen by the wayside!