The Zork Virtual Machine Implemented In Hardware

2014年11月30日 | By News | Filed in: News.

http://hackaday.com/2014/11/29/the-zork-virtual-machine-implemented-in-hardware

ZorkHitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and all the other Infocom text adventures are much more clever than the appear at first glance. They actually run on a virtual machine, with all the code for the game files squirreled away in the Z-machine format. This is great if you’re writing a game for a dozen platforms; once you have an interpreter running on one system, the entire library of games can be shipped out the door.

While the Z-machine has been ported to all the retrocomputers you can imagine and a few different brands of microcontrollers, no one …read more


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