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Member since November 28, 2019
Last visited January 18, 2022
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I prefer Story over Puzzles. Except when I don't.
I do not have an objective checklist to determine ratings. Much depends on my expectations and personal preferences.
I pay a lot of attention to the use of space and the overall writing, the arc of tension.
Reading the review will give a better idea of my assessment of a game.
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Best mechanical/physics puzzles.
- 10 votes for 10 games; created June 23, 2021
I had a lot of fun with the underground trolley puzzle in Axe of Kolt by Larry Horsfield. Any other games that feature cool mechanical...AGT must plays?
- 8 votes for 4 games; created May 7, 2021
I've recently started playing Cliff Diver 1 and I quit because I got impossibly stuck. I don't want to give u^p on a potential treasure...RPG games worth playing for a text adventurer.
- 5 votes for 4 games; created February 12, 2021
Over on the IF-Forum, there was a post recommending a number of Eamon games that are not hardcore RPG. So, can you suggest Eamon or other...Best parser games since 2017
- 95 votes for 38 games; created November 9, 2020
When browsing for good recent games, I'm overwhelmed by the amount of Twine and Choice games. Add to that a great number of games with...Historical sci-fi / alternate history
- 13 votes for 10 games; created September 22, 2020
I loved "Slouching towards Bedlam". Does anyone know of any other games that have that...
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Reviews by Rovarsson
, by Eric Eve January 13, 2022
"A loyal seaman of His King's Fleet, thrown off his ship in a terrible storm, thrown off his ship and into an indefinite time on an..." - See the full reviewBellclap
, by Tommy Herbert November 15, 2021
"Should I serve you by inquiring into Your true essence, or should I merely prostrate myself in obedience? Should I search for deeper..." - See the full reviewThe Voyage of the Resplendent
, by Philip Douglas November 13, 2021
"After a long period of peace, the United Empire of Imperatrix Emera is experiencing unrest. Riots have broken out on several planets of..." - See the full reviewJohn's Fire Witch
, by John Baker November 8, 2021
"It's been too long since you and John got together for some heavy liquor sampling. For some reason however, he didn't show up. When you..." - See the full reviewNot Just an Ordinary Ballerina
, by Jim Aikin November 2, 2021
"Just saying, it's pretty easy to lose sight of your ultimate objective in this game. Not Just an Ordinary Ballerina is a beast, a..." - See the full review
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