Games where the enemy/game fourth-walls big-picture meta-commands - an IFDB Poll

by Andrew Schultz
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Which games say something extra for quitting or save/load/restore?

I'm thinking largely of parser commands, but Twine is welcome, too.

For instance, a "ha ha, you're scared," when facing the big, bad villain, or one of their henchmen. Or maybe when in a maze. It doesn't necessarily short-circuit the load/resave, but it may needle you, especially if it is in a semi-randomized area.

This needn't be restricted to taunting. I appreciate the non-taunting examples I've read so far--including some works I've played before and forgot!

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Violet, by Jeremy Freese
2 votes
"Violet tries to..." [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Planetfall, by Steve Meretzky
2 votes
"Floyd comments on this" [+]... "Oh, I remember this one! Floyd is the best." [+]...

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Slouching Towards Bedlam, by Star Foster and Daniel Ravipinto
1 vote
"One of the key features of this game." [+]...

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Pick Up the Phone Booth and Aisle, by David Dyte, Steve Bernard, Dan Shiovitz, Iain Merrick, Liza Daly, John Cater, Ola Sverre Bauge, J. Robinson Wheeler, Jon Blask, Dan Schmidt, Stephen Granade, Rob Noyes, and Emily Short
1 vote
"Almost every meta..." [+]...

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Beyond Zork, by Brian Moriarty
1 vote
""You mumble the spell of Saving."" [+]...

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And Then You Come to a House Not Unlike the Previous One, by B.J. Best
1 vote
"Game has..." [+]...

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Broken Legs, by Sarah Morayati
1 vote
"Wields..." [+]...

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Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels, by Bob Bates
1 vote
"You play as Watson. When you SAVE, QUIT or RESTORE, an impatient Sherlock Holmes scolds you for idling." [+]...

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Hollywood Hijinx, by Dave Anderson, Liz Cyr-Jones
1 vote
"'You can almost hear Buck Palace saying, "Wimp!"'" [+]...

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Sugarlawn, by Mike Spivey
1 vote
"Terri is the host..." [+]...

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