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Old 16 January 2010, 10:39   #17
gilgamesh
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I once read that Zork introduced the 'z' as a substitute for 's', like in "warez".
Well, is that a cliche, or a habit?

I'd say many cliches date back to Atari2600 and Nintendo and NES (rescue girl: Dinkey Kong), and some even to mainframes.
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