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September 15, 2007

It is dark.

srikanth @ 10:55 am, GMT +0000 ( 1189853709 ) Play

Created by this founder of Infocom (pic 1), it became an integral part of geek culture, and now regularly appears in nerdcore music (2) and comic strips (3). What?

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Basically, fill in the part of the comic that’s blanked out. (Identify the guy in 1 too)

Uudupendra , nihit , prasanth , Archana , sumanthvanahalli , yaksha , BiGFooT , Mahesh Herle  and Shashank have taken the first steps on the road to being Master Adventurers.

Answer:
Dave Lebling(1) cofounded Infocom and developed Zork, a text adventure game in which one of the most famous lines was “It is pitch dark. You are likely to be eaten by a Grue”.

2) is an album cover from MC Frontalot which has the song “It is Pitch Dark”, a Zork reference
3) is a panel from the comic strip Userfriendly, featuring AJ Garrett a web designer and gamer with a deep seated fear of Grues.


10 Responses to “It is dark.”

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