Something went wrong. Try again later

    The Dreamhold

    Game » consists of 0 releases. Released Jun 24, 2004

    Fantasy Interactive Fiction created by Andrew Plotkin, as both a game and an introduction to the genre.

    Short summary describing this game.

    No recent wiki edits to this page.


    The Dreamhold is a piece of interactive fiction written by Andrew Plotkin. The game was created with Inform 6 and is available for free both in source form and a Z-code game file. Interpreters are available for a wide variety of platforms, and the game can also be played online using a web browser. Furthermore, there is an app for iOS and a Windows game package available for free download.


    A game functioning as an introduction to interactive fiction. One concept usual to the genre is introduced at a time, with many hint possibilities available. The help system can however be turned off and the game played as normal interactive fiction.


    2004 XYZZY Awards

    Winner: Best Game, Best Writing, Best Story, Best Setting, Best Individual Puzzle

    Nominee: Best Puzzles, Best Use of Medium


    This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.