Today, I’ll just give you some links so that you may reconsider (or discover) a game I’m addicted to, Dwarf Fortress.
Here’s the links to some content that, even thought not directly linked to the game, is linked to the stories that people have been able to live out in the game, and what they’ve made to represent those stories
The !!ART!! of Dwarf Fortress (also known as Slaves to Armok II: [random gory title here for your reading torture]) :
And here’s a peek at the l33t glory of Dwarf Fortress in pure ASCII with no graph packs: