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Member since January 29, 2012
Last visited May 26, 2023
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I'm a clinical social worker who uses interactive fiction as self-care. I grew up in the 80's with a few Infocom and Scott Adams games and was always drawn to the medium. In 1999 I discovered Babel and have been hooked ever since.
I also write for The Adventure Game Hotspot.
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Indie games that are commercial or were commercial at one point
- 7 votes for 7 games; created March 30, 2023
So I'm not looking for games from the well-known companies like Infocom, Tellarium, Legend, etc. Looking to compile a list of: 1. Games...Massive puzzlers that are not cruel
- 11 votes for 5 games; created May 29, 2022
I am looking for massive puzzle games (think Curses, Mulldoon Legacy) where the game can never be put in an unwinnable situation that...One Hit Wonders
- 32 votes for 16 games; created May 11, 2019
Good games by authors who apparently retired after their one gem.
Reviews by deathbytroggles
, by Simon Mark April 7, 2023
"Vicious Cycles does an excellent job of utilizing a time loop mechanic while struggling to deliver a story that makes the puzzles..." - See the full reviewDemon's Forge
, by Brian Fargo March 17, 2023
"I played this as a child and never got out of the first area. I figured I was young and impatient and decided to revisit this with..." - See the full reviewInfidel
, by Michael Berlyn March 17, 2023
"Playing a tomb raider is a perfect setting for a text adventure, and there’s so many things about this game that Infocom got right...." - See the full reviewTrinity
, by Brian Moriarty March 12, 2023All Things Devours
, by half sick of shadows June 11, 2022
""The encounter could create a time paradox. The results of which could cause a chain reaction that would unravel the very fabric of the..." - See the full review
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