Zum 30sten Jubiläum von Infocoms Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy-Textadventure hat die BBC eine neue Version online gestellt. Das Teil ist nun auf HTML5-Basis gebaut und kommt mit einigen Eastereggs. Don’t panic!
“Having covered the basics, we decided to slip in an ‘Any’ key, just because we could. The $, % and ^ symbols were replaced with new ones for the Altarian Dollar, Flanian Pobble Bead and the Triganic Pu, not because they are needed in the game, but just because we felt like it. We then decided that rather than having a simple functionality where the user could tweet, we would allow the game itself to tweet, based on the actions of users in the game.”