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Gilsoft PAW/Quill

Postby catman » Thu May 04, 2017 4:34 pm

Hi,

There is an interesting site about these 80's 8-bit creators with some recent and interesting articles, including a new interview with one of the Gilsoft authors, Tim Gilberts.

There's also an article about the release of a new version of Quill (with a 4 word parser) for the c64 after 31 years!!

Check out the several pages concerning these utilities and a resurgence of interest in them which is maintained at:

http://8-bit.info/the-gilsoft-adventure-systems/

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Re: Gilsoft PAW/Quill

Postby rotter » Mon May 08, 2017 9:42 pm

Using The Quill was loads of fun back in the day - on my dear old ZX Spectrum.
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Re: Gilsoft PAW/Quill

Postby Po. Prune » Tue May 09, 2017 8:02 am

rotter wrote:Using The Quill was loads of fun back in the day - on my dear old ZX Spectrum.

I remember those days too. Had loads of fun.
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