File Extension Library

.ZBLORB File Extension

  • Developer by: Andrew Plotkin
  • Category: Game Files

What are .ZBLORB files and how to open them?

Can't open .ZBLORB 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 .ZBLORB file.

What is a .ZBLORB file extension?

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

.ZBLORB is Z-machine Package Game File

Z-machine game file used by Interactive Fiction (IF) interpreters such as Zoom and Spatterlight; contains the story contents in a Blorb wrapper which enables inclusion of other gameplay files, such as .AIFF files for sound effects and .MOD files for music.

ZBLORB files are similar to .BLORB files but are compatible with only Z-machines. They are the same as .ZLB files. BLORB files containing Glulx games will most likely appear with the ".gblorb" or .GLB extensions.

List of all softwares that can open the Z-machine Package Game File
Windows Frotz
Onyxbits Text Fiction

How to fix problems with .ZBLORB files

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