File Extension Library

.BLORB File Extension

  • Developer by: Andrew Plotkin
  • Category: Game Files

What are .BLORB files and how to open them?

Can't open .BLORB file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BLORB file.

What is a .BLORB file extension?

.BLORB file extension is created by Andrew Plotkin. .BLORB has been classified as Game Files.

.BLORB is Interactive Fiction Package Game File

Package used by Interactive Fiction (IF) interpreters such as Zoom and Spatterlight; contains the story game and other files that enhance gameplay, such as .JPG files for cover art, .AIFF files for sound effects, and .MOD files for music.

BLORB files containing Z-code games often appear with .ZBLORB or ZLB extensions. Glulx games will most likely appear with the .GBLORB or .GLB extensions.

NOTE: Most Glulx games are contained in BLORB files, whereas a small amount of Z-machine games use the format.

List of all softwares that can open the Interactive Fiction Package Game File
Windows Frotz

How to fix problems with .BLORB files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BLORB files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BLORB file format
  2. You need to check the .BLORB file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)