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The Age of Exploration - 11 items   August 13, 2020
Adventure games typically involve a great deal of exploration, but few are set during the Age of Exploration. Nevertheless, here's a list...

See the Show - 13 items   August 11, 2020
If adventure games are a performance themselves, then it makes sense for some of them to also be about performers. So, here's a list of...

Noteworthy Games Which Aren't Z-Code or TADS Bytecode - 26 items   August 10, 2020
So many text-adventure games have been written with some version of ZIL or Inform or TADS that we might forget other methods get used...

Dueling With Dragons - 13 items   August 9, 2020
Dragons are a favorite in fantastic fiction, but they don't get as much love in IF as they used to. So, here's a list of games that...

Surprising Sentience - 13 items   July 6, 2020
Philosophers may wonder if people are the only ones who are rational and self-aware, but IF authors are certain we aren't. Here are some...

Favorite Fours From Industrious Implementors, 2G - 28 items   July 3, 2020
Some IF writers write more than others. Here are my favorite four games from authors who've released at least half-a-dozen games to date....

Favorite Fours From Industrious Implementors, 1G - 24 items   June 29, 2020
Some IF writers write more than others. Here are my favorite four games from authors who've released at least half-a-dozen games to date....

Justifiable Jokes - 13 items   June 28, 2020
So, I download a game and fire up the 'terp. A dozen or two moves later, I discover that the game is pretty absurd and is already...

Noteworthy Games Which Can't Be Played on the Web - 45 items   April 2, 2020
Because TADS 2 is still missing a TADS Web UI or Glk server or a JavaScript 'terp.

Campus Capers - 11 items   March 12, 2020
Games set on the author's campus have the same reputation as games set at the author's home: Trite and clumsy. But, some college games...


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