|Babel, by Ian Finley|
Average member rating: (142 ratings)
In this game, you play as an amnesiac inside Babel, an abandoned Arctic facility devoted to biological research. You soon discover that you have the unusual ability to witness scenes from the past by...
|Cannonfire Concerto, by Caleb Wilson|
Average member rating: (8 ratings)
In an 18th century symphony of intrigue, your supernatural virtuoso performance begins an overture to war! "Cannonfire Concerto" is a 190,000-word interactive novel by Caleb Wilson, where your choices...
|Creatures Such As We, by Lynnea Glasser|
Average member rating: (80 ratings)
A dating sim about how humanity connects through art, even out in the vastness of space.
|De Baron, by Victor Gijsbers|
Average member rating: (153 ratings)
An evil nobleman, a kidnapped daughter and a father who wants to rescue her at any cost--that is not the way life works. Something much darker, something much more human, lies underneath.
|Enchanter, by Marc Blank, Dave Lebling|
Average member rating: (93 ratings)
In Enchanter, the first of a spellbinding series in the tradition of Zork, you are a novice magician whom Fate has chosen to do singlehanded combat with a dark and fierce power. But worldly weapons will...
|Endless, Nameless, by Adam Cadre|
Average member rating: (46 ratings)
The first time I ever saw someone play a text adventure was in fifth grade. One of the sixth-graders didn't go to outdoor ed, and therefore spent the week in my fifth-grade classroom, playing Scott Adams's...
|The Guild of Thieves, by Rob Steggles|
Average member rating: (22 ratings)
Steal yourself a world of fantasy WHY BUY THIS GAME WHEN YOU CAN STEAL IT ? Except you can't. Not yet. An amateur like you? Come off it! Now, if you were a fully paid-up member of the notorious Guild of...
|Hadean Lands, by Andrew Plotkin|
Average member rating: (55 ratings)
Marooned in an alien, airless wasteland -- your starship fractured -- your crewmates missing. Can an apprentice alchemist learn how to survive?
|Leather Goddesses of Phobos, by Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (63 ratings)
And now... the next exciting episode of humanoids in space! How did you, a regular at Joe's Bar in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, end up on a Martian moon? Can you prevent the hideous space creature from abducting...
|The Lurking Horror, by Dave Lebling|
Average member rating: (82 ratings)
A winter night at the G.U.E. tech campus with most students away on vacation serves as the backdrop for this tale of Lovecraftian horror.
|A Mind Forever Voyaging, by Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (103 ratings)
"If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not..." --Shakespeare It's 2031. The world is on the brink of chaos. In the United States of North America, spiraling...
|Planetfall, by Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (109 ratings)
"Join the Patrol, and see the Galaxy!" You took the poster's advice, bait and all, and marched right over to the recruitment station near your home on the backwater planet of Gallium. Images of exotic...
|Savoir-Faire, by Emily Short|
Average member rating: (117 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...
|The Shadow in the Cathedral, by Ian Finley and Jon Ingold|
Average member rating: (27 ratings)
When the monks took me, aged six months, into their care, they named me Wren. Maybe because I was small, insignificant, and happy to eat any crumbs they threw my way. But these days I'm Wren, 2nd Assistant...
|Sorcerer, by Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (54 ratings)
Sorcerer, the second of a spellbinding fantasy series in the tradition of Zork, takes you on a magical tour through the darker side of Zorkian enchantment. Your journey begins with a cryptic diary - the last...
|Spellbreaker, by Dave Lebling|
Average member rating: (46 ratings)
Spellbreaker, the riveting conclusion to the Enchanter trilogy, explores the mysterious underpinnings of the Zorkian universe. A world founded on sorcery suddenly finds its magic failing, and only you,...
|Superluminal Vagrant Twin, by C.E.J. Pacian|
Average member rating: (91 ratings)
A text-only space sim. Ply the spaceways. Make five million credits. Buy back your twin. (Superluminal Vagrant Twin is a shallow but broad exploration game.)
|Violet, by Jeremy Freese|
Average member rating: (338 ratings)
Calm down. All you have to do is write a thousand words and everything will be fine. And you have all day, except it's already noon. [blurb from IF Comp 2008]
|Wishbringer, by Brian Moriarty|
Average member rating: (96 ratings)
It's an ordinary day in your ordinary little town, and you've been performing your ordinary mail clerk's duties in an altogether ordinary way. But there's something quite extraordinary in today's mail. It's...
|Worlds Apart, by Suzanne Britton|
Average member rating: (84 ratings)
For over 20 years, I dreamed about an alternate universe I called the Higher World. For three of those years, I poured almost all of my creative energy into a novel-length story set in that universe. Worlds...
|Worldsmith, by Ade McT|
Average member rating: (28 ratings)
The Septem Tower has held steady in the Manifold, the space between time and the Real, for billenia. Populating the Tower are the Anemoi, a race of beings so far advanced that they hold the power of life and...