Definitions for "The Pit"
Keywords:  pit, fiction, novel, wrpi, penswick
(Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment; "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"
The Pit is a Bulletin Board System (BBS) game using ASCII/ANSI symbol graphics and text database information. A graphical front end was also available, with EGA graphics and sound. Players would fight in a rectangular grid against computer or human opponents.
The Pit is the fictional headquarters of the specialist G.I. Joe team from the 1980s Marvel comic book created by Larry Hama. It is a multi-level underground base complete with training facilities, living quarters, a briefing room, and heavy equipment storage.