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cray21 reviews Erstwhile: "Amazing game" December 4, 2022
"This game was a really good choice. I really thought i would beet the game in 1 try but no. It kept me thinking. I really think this game..." - See full review
JJ McC reviews Lucid: "Simile Spiral" December 4, 2022
"Adapted from an IFCOMP22 Review This one feels like an IF poem more than anything else. Mechanically, it is mostly an exploration through..." - See full review
Mike Russo reviews A Matter of Heist Urgency: "Pony superhero jewel theft brawl-em-up, just go with it" December 4, 2022
"(This is a lightly-edited version of a review I posted to the IntFiction forums during 2022's IFComp). Friends, I have by now been around..." - See full review
Kinetic Mouse Car reviews This Is A Picture Book: "Go, Jo, Go! …right?" December 3, 2022
"This game is NOT for kids. Page 1: This is Jo. Jo wants to go on an adventure! You are reading a storybook about a boy named Jo who..." - See full review
Wade Clarke reviews Nose Bleed: "All that blood gets between player and interface. In a good way." December 3, 2022
"(This is an edited version of a review I posted in my blog during IFComp 2022) Nose Bleed is a clicking-choice-based story with graphic..." - See full review
JJ McC reviews You Feel Like You've Read this in a Book: "Hey, That Is a Thing I Recognise" December 3, 2022
"Adapted from an IFCOMP22 Review You’re all familiar with Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill’s League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, yes? Twenty+..." - See full review

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