Publishers Infocom
Developers Infocom
Release date 1984
Genre Strategy
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Game Description

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is an interactive fiction video game based on the comedic science fiction series of the same name. It was designed by series creator Douglas Adams and Infocom’s Steve Meretzky, and was first released in 1984 for the Apple II, Macintosh, Commodore 64, CP/M, MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari 8-bit family and Atari ST. It is Infocom’s fourteenth game.

Download The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

We might have the game available for more than one platform. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is currently available on these platforms:

DOS (1984)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_DOS_Files_EN.zip (130KB)

How to play on Windows 10

  1. Download and Extract The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_DOS_Files_EN.zip
  2. Download and install DOSBox and put an icon for it on your desktop
  3. Find the file “HITCHHIK.EXE” in the “Game Files” folder and then drag it on top of the DOSBox icon
  4. Play the game

Commodore 64 (1984)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_C64_ROM_EN.zip (115KB)

Atari 8-bit (1984)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_Atari8bit_ROM_EN.zip (265KB)

Apple II (1984)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_AppleII_ROM_EN.zip (275KB)

Amiga (1986)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_Amiga_ROM_EN.zip (241KB)

Amstrad CPC (1987)

The_Hitchhikers_Guide_to_the_Galaxy_AmstradCPC_ROM_EN.zip (96.7KB)

Additional files, patches and fixes

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Manual (English)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Apple II Manual (English)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Instructions Manual (English)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Screenshots

DOS