Hi Dark,

Sure its possible. There are plenty of languages we could convert this
to such as Python, Perl, or Ruby  which would be a lot more current
and be way more cross-platform to boot.

In fact, I have a number of games written in Apple basic such as
Oregon Trail that I'd love to convert to a more modern programming
language. Python sounds like a good bet since it is simple to code in,
is cross-platform, but then requires that the Python runtime be

Although, for text adventures I've been thinking of using a scripting
language called Perl. It is C-like, but like Python is an interpreted
language. In a way Perl is like writing in C without all the over head
and complexity attached.

On 11/13/10, dark <d...@xgam.org> wrote:
> Well, if it takes that sort of trouble, ---- would it be possible to have
> them converted to something more playable the way The great escape already
> has been?
> That would be welcome indeed.
> Beware the Grue!
> Dark.

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