This is a set of roughly 100 classic computer games and diversions written in the BASIC programming language.  These appeared originally in the book BASIC Computer Games, and collected by Jeff Atwood for this project.

These games have all been ported to the modern MiniScript language, and you can play them above in the Mini Micro virtual machine.

If something breaks (or you press Control-C to break out of a program), and you find yourself at a square-bracket prompt that looks like this:


...then just type menu to return to the main menu.  Or if all else fails, reload this page.

Source project available on GitHub.  Backstory and musings available on

Updated 5 days ago
Made withUnity
Tagsbasic, minimicro, miniscript

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