TI-99/4A FAQ: Text Adventure Games

Adventure cartridge – Scott Adams adventures

https://www.mocagh.org/loadpage.php?getcompany=ai&npp=25&whatsnew=0&start=0&series=TI-99%2F4A+Adventures+Series  has a nice list of the games available for this cartridge. You need a cassette player/cable or disk system to load the games with the adventure module. No other expansion is required it works fine on stock console.

Adventure Games:

Others listed: https://intfiction.org/t/list-of-games-in-scott-adams-ti-99-4a-format/49771

Return to Pirate’s Isle

This game is unique as it was only created for the TI-99/4A (officially adventure #14) and it is the first graphical adventure game published for home computers.


Infocom officially released the following games for the TI-99/4A

  • Zork I
  • Zork II
  • Zork III
  • Enchanter
  • Sorceror
  • Deadline
  • Witness
  • Starcross
  • Suspended
  • Planetfall
  • Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • Infidel
  • Cutthroats
  • Sampler

The TI community has released an updated interpreter that supports all of the original games plus additional

  • Ballyhoo
  • Suspect
  • Leather Goddesses of Phobos*
  • Spellbreaker
  • Seastalker

A recent infocom compatible release was made that includes a TI-99/4A release

Hybernated – 1 https://atariage.com/forums/topic/321529-for-fans-of-old-infocom-games-something-new/

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