Grab It Magazine continues its breakdown of the RPG into its many subgenres, looking at the games that showcase the genre.
Nethack will forever be my favourite roguelike. I still play it, some 25 years later.
Wasn't it just called Hack?
I think the last version of Hack I played was on an Amiga. AFAIK the PC version has always been Nethack since the late 80's.
I love me a good ol' fashioned roguelike. Some of them are so incredibly hard to stick with, but often they can be one of the most rewarding experiences you'll play
It's the random generation for me. The idea that it is unique each time I play - that's what does it for me.
N4G is a community of gamers posting and discussing the latest game news. It’s part of NewsBoiler, a network of social news sites covering today’s pop culture.