Beyond Zork: The Coconut of Quendor

The first game in the Zork series to add RPG style stats.

Overview

Beyond Zork: The Coconut of Quendor is a text adventure game developed and published by Infocom for Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 128, PC (DOS), and Mac.

Gameplay

While Beyond Zork: The Coconut of Quendor still plays similarly to the text adventure games that came before it in the Zork series, the game introduced RPG elements.

RPG Stats

The newly added stats to the Zork series affect gameplay elements such as battles. These stats can be altered through various gameplay methods. Some of these ways can be through consuming certain items, using certain speech, or using certain items.

The six stats are:

  • Strength
  • Dexterity
  • Endurance
  • Compassion
  • Luck
  • Intelligence