|9:05, by Adam Cadre|
Average member rating: (518 ratings)
The phone rings. Oh, no — how long have you been asleep? Sure, it was a tough night, but... This is bad. This is very bad. The phone rings.
|Ad Verbum, by Nick Montfort|
Average member rating: (131 ratings)
"With the cantankerous Wizard of Wordplay evicted from his mansion, the worthless plot can now be redeveloped. The city regulations declare, however, that the rip-down job can't proceed until all the items...
|All Roads, by Jon Ingold|
Average member rating: (151 ratings)
"Wave a circle round him thrice, And close your eyes with holy dread For he on honey-dew hath fed And drunk the milk of paradise." [--blurb from Competition Aught-One]
|Anchorhead, by Michael Gentry|
Average member rating: (366 ratings)
You take a deep breath of salty air as the first raindrops begin to spatter the pavement, and the swollen, slate-colored clouds that blanket the sky mutter ominous portents amongst themselves over the little...
|Augmented Fourth, by Brian Uri!|
Average member rating: (62 ratings)
WANTED: Amateur musicians to serve the Royal Court. Must provide own instrument and be inured to copious constructive criticism. Impress your friends! Meet the King! Apply in person at the Castle, located on...
|Balances, by Graham Nelson|
Average member rating: (37 ratings)
"A homage to Infocom's Enchanter Trilogy, at the same time showing some of the things that Inform is capable of doing." [--blurb from The Z-Files Catalogue]
|Curses, by Graham Nelson|
Average member rating: (127 ratings)
"As "Curses" opens, you're hunting about in the attic of your family home, looking for a tatty old map of Paris (you're going on holiday tomorrow) and generally trying to avoid all the packing. Aunt Jemima...
|Damnatio Memoriae, by Emily Short|
Average member rating: (55 ratings)
14 AD. Agrippa Postumus, grandson of the recently-deceased Augustus, tries to avoid death at the hands of the next emperor, Tiberius. At his disposal: a couple of old manuscripts, a lamp, and a recalcitrant...
|Galatea, by Emily Short|
Average member rating: (324 ratings)
Emily Short's description: A conversation with a work of art. "47. Galatea. White Thasos marble. Non-commissioned work by the late Pygmalion of Cyprus. (The artist has since committed suicide.) Originally...
|The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams and Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (184 ratings)
Don't Panic! Relax, because everything you need to know about playing The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is contained in the pages of this manual. In this story, you will be Arthur Dent, a rather ordinary...
|I-0, by Anonymous|
Average member rating: (155 ratings)
Stranded on Interstate Zero after your car broke down, you are miles away from the last sign of civilization. It's twenty minutes to noon and the temperature is well over 120°F. It's beginning to look like...
|Jigsaw, by Graham Nelson|
Average member rating: (80 ratings)
New Year's Eve, 1999, a quarter to midnight and where else to be but Century Park! Fireworks cascade across the sky, your stomach rumbles uneasily, music and lasers howl across the parkland... Not exactly...
|Lock & Key, by Adam Cadre|
Average member rating: (75 ratings)
|Lost Pig, by Admiral Jota|
Average member rating: (467 ratings)
Pig lost! Boss say that it Grunk fault. Say Grunk forget about closing gate. Maybe boss right. Grunk not remember forgetting, but maybe Grunk just forget. -- IFComp 2007 blurb
|Metamorphoses, by Emily Short|
Average member rating: (122 ratings)
You wake to stillness. The hammering, banging, and shouting that kept you awake half the night are gone. The air is cold, and something smells burnt. Your master's experiments must be finished, but with what...
|The Meteor, the Stone and a Long Glass of Sherbet, by Graham Nelson (as Angela M. Horns) |
Average member rating: (51 ratings)
Another day wasted as guest of the Empress, a wretchedly long tour of the breath-taking Boreal Falls, conducted as ever by the Lady Amilia. As if she weren't bad enough, an honour guard of soldiers, their...
|Photopia, by Adam Cadre|
Average member rating: (540 ratings)
"Will you read me a story?" "Read you a story? What fun would that be? I've got a better idea: let's tell a story together."
|Rameses, by Stephen Bond|
Average member rating: (121 ratings)
|Savoir-Faire, by Emily Short|
Average member rating: (126 ratings)
The beautiful life is always damned, they say. As for you, you've overexpended yourself: fifteen years of prominence, champagne, carriage rides in the Tuileries, having your name whispered behind...
|Shade, by Andrew Plotkin|
Average member rating: (400 ratings)
"A one-room game set in your apartment." [--blurb from Competition Aught-Zero]
|Shrapnel, by Adam Cadre|
Average member rating: (165 ratings)