What are InvisiClues? The essence of all interactive fiction is solving problems. The purpose of InvisiClues hint booklets is to maximize your enjoyment of the. InvisiClues(tm) Hint Booklet for Deadline hintbook transposed by Paul David Doherty and from The Lost Treasures of Infocom hintbook. InvisiClues(tm) Hint Booklet for Zork I original hintbook transposed by Paul David Doherty and from The Lost Treasures of Infocom hintbook.

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The Infocom Documentation Project – Hints

Posted January 26, Posted January 25, The clues were not written in invisible ink, which made it easy to accidentally getting answers to puzzles. It seems that you’re using an outdated browser. InvisiClues you’ve developed will start to fade after six months.

Please, try again later. The essence of all interactive fiction is solving problems. I’ve made it invisicluess the second complex and I’ve begun repairs on the planet’s machines. Starcross is the single hardest game in the Infocom canon. Menu Store New releases. Though InvisiClues, like the games themselves, are no longer available, a few Internet sites have recreated the booklets.

This page was last edited on 25 Decemberat Support Game technical issues. The booklet would have the various question followed by a blank space, and you had to use the marker to reveal the clues and answers written with invisible ink.


Planetfall is a total blast! Remember to recap the marker when you are done to prevent it from drying out. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The invention of InvisiClues replaced this system and was revolutionary: Some bits in their games are not always clear, often depending on some common knowledge of the ’80s or some cultural references — Zork II has am infamous puzzle based around baseball, supposedly evident to any American but I would never have guessed it if I didn’t look at the clues.

The Undiscovered Underground Legends of Zork.

The writing will appear in a second or two. Uncap the marker and run it once over the first hint. I couldn’t figure out how to get the key out of the crevice. I really liked the hint books that Sierra used to have that would just tell you what you need to know and let you get back to the game. However, if your marker gets lost or dried out, you can order a replacement marker for a nominal fee. You can’t chat with this user due to their or your privacy settings. Views Read Edit View history.

The answer to these was usually a tersely-worded statement saying “You can’t do that”, often followed by one or more items reading ” This space intentionally left blank ” or, on occasion, showed false clues such as “How Do I get off the roof of the House?

It’s so exciting, I’ll be sure to post my full thoughts on the game later.


Gragt Gragt Sorry, data for given user is currently unavailable. Questions relating to the game were printed in the book, for example, the InvisiClues for Zork I [2] contained the question “How can I kill the songbird?


I didn’t want read a walkthrough because it could’ve spoiled other puzzles for me. Posted January 24, The questions, which naturally have to be visible, have been worded to give away as little as possible. Video game culture Infocom. Even the answers to real questions began with vague hints, so a player could choose to stop short of getting explicit solutions to the puzzles. The purpose of InvisiClues hint booklets is to maximize your enjoyment of the game by giving you only the hints that you need to continue and complete the story.

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invidiclues If you are still stumped, go on to the next hint. In a nice little circle, I’ve been interested in Starcross since my early text gaming days because of its absurd mention in the Planetfall Invisiclues!

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