Keyboard

Hardware entity

Requires or supports any type of a keyboard type controller.

3635
games
86
platforms
Primarily when keyboard is unusual, but also for other cases where keyboard is the primary or only controller used (unless it is the only controller available on the platform).

Such as, Win3.1 and Win32/64 are often perceived as keyboard+mouse platforms, but there are games where only one of the controllers is actually used, or the other only intermittently.

The first Keyboard video game was released in 1954.

Infocom, Usborne Publishing and Creative Computing Software published most of these games.

Parent group

Controllers

Related group

Activities
Word input

Platforms

Apple II E 546
MS-DOS 539
Linux 252
Tandy Coco 248
TRS-80 188
ZX Spectrum 163
C64 153
Memotech MTX 134
Windows 133
Ohio Scientific 122
Mac OS Classic 102
Atari 400/800 101
Amstrad PCW 79
Commodore PET 62
Atari ST 54
BBC 53
VIC-20 51
Amiga 48
Mac OS X 42
Amstrad CPC 40
Win3.1 36
North Star Computers 36
MSX 32
Electron 30
C16/Plus4 26
DEC PDP-1 22
Dragon32 21
QL 21
Tatung Einstein 20
Apple IIGS 18

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