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[IF Comp 2012] Body Bargain

Just like in 2010, this year’s biggest star for me is Body Bargain.  It’s a Sci-Fi/Horror style game, with a bit of blood and gore in the descriptions, meaning that it’s not for the squeamish.  But I will also point … Continue reading

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[IF Comp 2012] Castle Adventure

Generic name, generic premise, and overall poorly written.  This is why a game should be beta-tested and input be given so it can be polished up.  As it stands, this game is definitely a sign of an amateur author, and … Continue reading

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[IF Comp 2012] Guilded Youth

This was definitely a nostalgic form of fun for me.  Harkening back to the days of old when modems were the way of getting online, and BBS’es were the way of communicating.  And when teenagers would roleplay as fantasy characters … Continue reading

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[Cover Stories] Darkness In Daytime

So I’ve written my first interactive fiction game.  Oh joy, oh joy… OK, so I’m not exactly proud of it.  It’s not as refined as I hoped it would be, and I had a lot more hope for it.  In … Continue reading

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[IF Comp 2010] One Eye Open

(WARNING! Before I continue with this review, I would like to warn readers that the game I’m about to review contains textual descriptions of graphic violence, as well as adult language and other themes which may not be suitable for … Continue reading

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[IF Comp 2010] Mite

And now here’s another game which I had the joy of playing as a judge, the game Mite by Sara Dee. Mite has little to do with dustmites, except that it takes place in a world where the character is … Continue reading

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[IF Comp. 2010] Ninja’s Fate

As a judge for the first time this year in the Interactive Fiction Comptetition (IFCOMP,) I’ve decided to write up my personal reviews of some of the games that I’ve been able to play so far.  I’ll start with Ninja’s … Continue reading

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