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Anchorhead - Cover art

Anchorhead is a text adventure game in the style of classic Infocom games from the 1980s. No graphics, no menus, no point-and-click — you navigate a written story using typed commands, and read what happens next. Travel to the haunted coastal town of Anchorhead, Massachusetts and uncover the roots of a horrific conspiracy inspired by the works of H. P. Lovecraft. Search through musty archives and tomes of esoteric lore; dodge hostile townsfolk; combat a generation-spanning evil that threatens your family and the entire world. To mark the twentieth anniversary of its initial publication, Anchorhead is now available in a special Illustrated Edition.

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Game Information

Platform Mac, PC, Linux
Perspective None
Control Text parser
Gameplay Text adventure
Genre Horror
Theme -
Graphic Style -
Presentation Illustrated text, Text Only
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download

Anchorhead by Michael Gentry - Adventure Game

Anchorhead is an adventure game, released in 2018 by Michael Gentry. Anchorhead has a style and uses a Text parser control scheme. Adventure Gamers have not yet published a review of Anchorhead, meanwhile the community rating for Anchorhead is Decent.