Until you earn points all your submissions need to be vetted by other giant bomb users. You awake as banner, tied by ropes to your chair in a bunker in the desert. It was developed and published by adventure international. But it doesnt have his first appearance in issue 59 where he fights giant man and issues 97 to 101 which are the last 5 stories before he gets his own comic book in 1968 hulk 102.
Questprobe was an odd video game comic book tie in series. Hulk comiclater the incredible hulk weekly was a blackandwhite marvel ukcomics anthologypublished under the editorship of dez skinnstarting in 1979. The 3rd installment of questprobe s marvel comic book text adventures with graphics. Play bruce banner and the incredible hulk through this interactive fiction game with graphics. Free alicia masters from the evil doctor doom by playing the thing and the human torch. The video games were text based adventure games created by scott adams, generally considered to be the inventor of that video game style. Each game had to attract new players, but also build on the previous ones in. Questprobe featuring the hulk was based on comic books. Questprobe featuring the hulk introduction 1984 written by joe pranevich its hard to believe now, but comic books were once not the hot property that they are now. Questprobe featuring the hulk is a text quest with graphics from the questprobe trilogy created by scott adams, which stands out from other games in the genre, both in themes and in game mechanics. It had fantastic art for its time, but the graphical splendor resulted in. The first game in the questprobe series stars the incredible hulk. The three games are questprobe featuring hulk, questprobe featuring spiderman. Questprobe featuring spiderman is a good old fashioned text adventure.
Marvel published its own tiein questprobe comic books, with a backstory about an alien civilization under threat seeking to gather the powers of the marvel superheroes, but the game is standard adventure material bruce banner andor the hulk must round up 17 gems to satisfy the mysterious chief examiner. The first of three questprobe adventure games featuring marvel characters stars the hulk. John romita finishes inks john romita colors george roussos letters joe rosen. As part of that deal, marvel published this comic book in which each issue would serve as sort of a launching pad to a questprobe computer game. In the early 1980s, marvel comics joined with adventure international to work on computer games to go with their comics. This book collects almost all of the hulk s stories from tales to astonish. Gameplay for questprobe featuring the hulk, dos pc game produced by adventure international in 1984 exploring a comic book. Universe 2011 allnew savage she hulk 2009 alpha flight 1983 1994 amazing adventures 1970 1976 amazing fantasy 2004 2006 amazing spiderman 1999 20 amazing spiderman annual 1964 2018 amazing spiderman annual 2011 avengers. Questprobe is trilogy of text adventure games featuring marvel comics characters. Aug 17, 2012 in short, though, questprobe featuring the hulk is pointless and not really much fun the most interesting thing about it is that it really shows how far marvels non comic enterprises have come, from crude text adventures like this to movies like the avengers and where every videogame, if not always fun to play, has at least had some kind of.
The towering, musclebound antihero was a hybrid of two popular comic book genres. Questprobe featuring incredible hulk comic issue 1 august 1984 marvel. Keep track of your comic book collection online with full comic details, cover images, and current market values. Questprobe is a trilogy of graphical adventure computer games featuring marvel comics characters. The three games in the trilogy are questprobe featuring the hulk, questprobe featuring spiderman and questprobe featuring the human torch and the thing. Walkthrough questprobe feat the hulk comic book game ad click here for the c64 version this is the first of the questprobe adventure games and is set in the world of the hulk. The character debuted in the bimonthly series the incredible hulk in may 1962.
Yep, questprobe featuring the hulk is just the first of three scott adams text adventures based on marvel comics, the other two being questprobe featuring spiderman where, judging by the front cover, spidey actually does confuses the chief examiner with mysterio and questprobe featuring 50% of the fantastic four that is, questprobe featuring human torch and the thing. The story behind this issue seems to be straightforward. The three games that were released were questprobe featuring the hulk, questprobe featuring spiderman and questprobe featuring the human torch and the thing. Multiple art pages can easily be combined because they are light and thin. The events of the questprobe comic book were later followed up on in the. Questprobe was an odd video gamecomic book tie in series.
Questprobe is a trilogy of text based adventure games featuring various characters from marvel comics. If you have found something that is not seen on this page, please add it to this list. This template will categorize articles that include it into category. It was created by scott adams in 1984, and being a scott adams game, it is full to the brim of notoriously tricky puzzles. The hulk is a disappointing first instalment of the questprobe series from adventure international, which was produced in collaboration with marvel comics. Questprobe is a trilogy of graphical adventure video games featuring marvel comics characters. The game is based on the marvel comic book series about one of its first antiheroes the hulk, whose debut number was released in 1962. Questprobe featuring the hulk is also part of the questprobe series. Questprobe feat the hulk comic book game ad click here for the c64 version. Questprobe featuring the hulk similar games giant bomb. Incredible hulk, american comic strip character created for marvel comics by writer stan lee and artist jack kirby. Moderate tag on the box, the game is not only very easy, but easy in the most stupid way a game can get. Aug 01, 2010 marvel published its own tiein questprobe comic books, with a backstory about an alien civilization under threat seeking to gather the powers of the marvel superheroes, but the game is standard adventure material bruce banner andor the hulk must round up 17 gems to satisfy the mysterious chief examiner.
Download questprobe featuring the hulk adventure for dos 1984. There were also three comic books released by marvel in conjuncture with the game. Questprobe featuring human torch and the thing for the bbc. Army, is abducted by a mysterious alien being who calls himself the chief examiner. Questprobe was an aborted series produced by a joint venture between marvel comics and scott adams adventure international video game company. In 1984, they started the questprobe series, each focused on heroes from the marvel comic book universe. Scott adams s questprobe is one of the most ambitious adventure game projects ever attempted. A 12part series with three parts released per year for four years. Questprobe featuring human torch and the thing comic issue.
Questprobe featuring the hulk is an old dos adventure game, developed by adventure international adventuresoft, designed by scott adams and published by adventure international adventuresoft in 1984. Questprobe featuring the hulk gameplay pc game, 1984 youtube. It had fantastic art for its time, but the graphical splendor resulted in severely limited commands, hurting overall gameplay. In this particular entry, the hulk is sent into a computer simulation, and must escape. Each issue featured a different marvel super hero which would correspond to a new computer game for that hero. So, view our 2,000 comics or other questprobe comics. Questprobe game this is a computer adventure game featuring the hulk designed by scott adams in 1984. Each game had an accompanying comic book, which gave some context to the story, even though they could be quite divergent. Questprobe featuring the hulk is a very promising start to the questprobe series, and scott adams notoriously tricky puzzles are very evident. Yep, hulk s video game debut was in 1984s questprobe, a trilogy of commandbased adventure games for the apple ii and commodore 64 also featuring spiderman, the human torch, and the thing.
Hulk for all the variations of the subject on the site. The three games are questprobe featuring the hulk, questprobe featuring spiderman and questprobe featuring the human torch and the thing. They were designed by scott adams and developed by adventure international. Each of the stories are tied together by a being called the chief examiner, a sort of being being sent to earth to study their superheroes. Questprobe featuring human torch and the thing adventure international was a developer from the late 1970s to mid80s found by scott adams no relation to the dilbert creator who specialized entirely in computer text adventures. After being bombarded with a massive dose of gamma radiation while saving a young mans life during the testing of an experimental bomb, dr. Dec 22, 2014 gameplay for questprobe featuring the hulk, dos pc game produced by adventure international in 1984 exploring a comic book. This is the first of the questprobe adventure games and is set in the world of. A stat is essentially a photocopy glued on to one or more of the panels by the artist done during production of the piece and is not original artwork. Bruce banner, and as you play the game, it quickly becomes apparent that your task is to collect gems and store them in the correct place. The goal was to release twelve games and twelve comic books over four years. This comic was released at the same time as video games created by scott adams. Immortal hulk 2019 actor presents spiderman and the incredible hulk 2003 age of x. Robert bruce banner was transformed into the incredible.
This page contains a list of all the comics included in questprobe vol 1. For instance, two statues require a much bigger box. Questprobe featuring the hulk gameplay pc game, 1984. I like that you must use the skills of both bruce and the hulk in order to progress. I like how you use the skills of spider man in order to progress.
Scott adams questprobe series group description questprobe is a series of graphical text adventures based on marvel comic book characters, designed and programmed by scott adams present ingame as the sinister chief examiner and published through his company adventure international in the mid 1980s. Youve watched the hulk on the big screen, youve read the hulk comic books, youve bought the commemorative limitededition incredible. The three games are questprobe featuring hulk, questprobe featuring spiderman and questprobe featuring human torch and thing. Each issue was a selfcontained story involving a marvel superhero and fed directly into the tiein questprobe computer game. Find the value of the marvel comic questprobe volume 1. Each part would feature a different hero or heroes, each would have a tiein comic, and the sum total would somehow tell an epic story in the grand marvel tradition. Community content is available under ccbysa unless otherwise noted. A fourth game was planned based on the xmen, however adams company folded while it was. The chief examiner was created by john byrne and videogame developer scott adams unrelated to dilbert author as a character for the questprobe textbased adventure videogame series, where each videogame would be sold along with a comic book with the plot, with different creators and different protagonist.1427 1296 1231 625 1070 1139 1078 1161 1040 1590 1394 262 676 561 627 554 830 815 505 125 1246 1104 878 651 956 897 1481 848 42 1395 234 1061 72 1374 798 579 1186 567 134 693 210 604