Quest 5 is free, open source software for creating text adventure games. It is designed to be powerful, extensible and easy to learn. You can create games in any language - Quest currently has templates for English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian and Esperanto.
NOTE: The Quest documentation is undergoing a review, with pages being moved around and re-written. Please bear with us!
New to Quest? The tutorial will guide you through creating your first game, and is an excellent way to understand what Quest is about.
Quest has a whole range of features built in and ready to use. You probably won’t be using them all, so just dip in as you need to.
Quest allows you to customise the user interface (UI) to suit the style and mood of your game.
A look at some of the more technical features of Quest.
Due to restrictions in the wev editor, the following are only applicable to the desktop version.
If you would like to help with developing Quest, please see the Developers page.
If you find a bug, please log it on the Issue Tracker.
You can also discuss Quest at the forum.
Quest is completely open source, including this documentation! The source code and documentation both live on GitHub (documentation is in the