ZIL engine

Software entity

A text game engine. Z-machine games where written in ZIL and compiled with Zilch into Z-code files. Z-machines for any platform all ran the same Z-code.


Alternate names: Zork Implementation Language, Z-Machine

The first video game about ZIL engine was released in 1983.

Infocom, Fully Ramblomatic and Big Red Computer Club has published most of these games

Parent group

Game engines


Mac OS Classic 20
Linux 6
Windows 3
Amiga 3
Apple II E 3
Atari ST 2
Tandy Coco 2
Amstrad CPC 2
Amstrad PCW 2
Apple IIGS 2
Atari 400/800 2
Oric 1
TRS-80 1
OS/2 1
BeOS 1
Coleco Adam 1
C128 1
Commodore PET 1
C64 1

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