before there was Doom, Ultima, Rogue, or even Zork, there was... Adventure. This is a port to MacOS X of this popular classic, of course with an Aqua interface. The rest is still pure text...
Explore! is a desert exploration game in the spirit of the classic adventure games of the olden days.
MacFrotz is a front-end for the dFrotz interactive fiction engine that runs specially-compiled Z-Code fiction files. With MacFrotz you can play the classic Scott Adams Adventures, all the classic Infocom adventures like Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Planetfall, and Deadline, and a vast library of interactive fiction you've never heard of before. All you need is some Z-Code files.
ScummVM is a program which allows you to run certain classic graphical point-and-click adventure games, provided you already have their data files. The clever part about this: ScummVM just replaces the executables shipped with the game, allowing you to play them on systems for which they were never designed. Read more