Will Crowther’s Original Adventure in Code and in Kentucky

An unrelated discussion at work led to a mention of the original Colossal Cave text adventure (a.ka. “Crowther and Woods”, “adventure”, or even just “advent”), and no mention of that game is complete without a reference to Dennis Jerz’s legendary paper on the subject.

DHQ: Digital Humanities Quarterly: Somewhere Nearby is Colossal Cave: Examining Will Crowther’s Original Adventure in Code and in Kentucky