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Member since January 29, 2012
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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.

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Massive puzzlers that are not cruel - 6 votes for 4 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

All 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

Escape from the Wizard's Castle, by Elizabeth Bernhardt, Kristin Servoss   June 11, 2022
"To start I want to say I love that the Aurora Public Library created and hosts this game on their website. Just a great opportunity for..." - See the full review

Lock & Key, by Adam Cadre   June 10, 2022
"I was a senior in college when this game was released and played it the moment it dropped. I took copious notes while playing and brought..." - See the full review

The Elysium Enigma, by Eric Eve   June 1, 2022
"The Elysium Enigma is a competently made game that easily drew me into its world of intergalactic politics and subterfuge and I eagerly..." - See the full review

A Change in the Weather, by Andrew Plotkin   May 22, 2022
">hint That's now how life works. And so sets the mood for A Change in the Weather: dark, dreary, and unforgiving. I tried this a couple..." - See the full review

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deathbytroggles's Played Games List

Spider and Web, by Andrew Plotkin
Amnesia, by Thomas M. Disch and Kevin Bentley
Thaumistry: In Charm's Way, by Bob Bates
Worlds Apart, by Suzanne Britton
Distress, by Mike Snyder

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