DB

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Member since February 21, 2009
Last visited May 24, 2021
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My personal star-based rating system:
5 stars: For some reason, I believe everyone should play this game.
4 stars: I like it & recommend it.
3 stars: I liked it, but your mileage may vary.
2 stars: I could've liked it.
1 star: No, sir, I don't like it.

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Interactive Fiction by DB

Excalibur, by J. J. Guest, G. C. Baccaris, and Duncan Bowsman (2021)
(7 ratings)
The psychedelic science fantasy series Excalibur was wiped by the BBC. It lives on, in the memories of its fans. Author's Comment: "Welcome to the Excalibur Wiki. This fan-run encyclopaedia...

Pirate's Plunder!, by Tiberius Thingamus (2010)
(10 ratings)
In this game, it be yer goal to findeth ye olde, cursed treasure on Loot Island and taketh it fer yer own. Not even that evil Captain Hookhead can stoppeth ye once ye put ye mind to it. Know why?...

I Was a Teenage Headless Experiment, by Duncan Bowsman (2010)
(7 ratings)

"... but he has the element of surprise and a bonesaw, and you do not." You are your decapitated head standing on a metal tray in a mad doctor's laboratory. The doctor's four-armed assistant blocks...

The Ascot, by Duncan Bowsman (2009)
(25 ratings)
Anything might happen to you on the way to the convenience store. You might even run into a guy handing out cursed ascots that lead you to lost fortunes guarded by terrible monsters. Can you nab...

the virtual human, by Duncan Bowsman (2008)
(6 ratings)

In this game, the user participates in the textual formation of a virtual human. By filling in strings of text under simple constraints, the user can create any number of possible humans from the...

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Recommended Lists by DB

ADRIFT Authors' Iconic Works - 33 items   January 5, 2012
I have attempted to assemble a list of some major (and some minor) authors for the ADRIFT platform along with a game iconic of their...

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Reviews by DB

Full Circle, by David Whyld   June 9, 2013
"Unfortunately, I didn't enjoy Full Circle. Its setting is interesting enough: a dark fantasy like Doomed Xycanthus or the author's..." - See the full review

The Evil Chicken of Doom, by Mel S   September 14, 2012
"ADRIFT author Mel S. is probably best known for zany horror-comedy hijinks (light on the horror), but he didn't always write in this..." - See the full review

ADRIFT-O-Rama, by Dana Crane   September 12, 2012
"ADRIFT-O-Rama is a special type of game, a sort of community in-joke featuring members of the ADRIFT Forum. It's less an interactive..." - See the full review

Unraveling God, by Todd Watson   September 10, 2012
"Unraveling God is linear, but non-chronological, puzzleless, story-centric IF (some have questioned whether or not it is truly IF, though..." - See the full review

The Woods Are Dark, by Laurence Moore   September 4, 2012
"It's obvious the author put a lot of effort into making this game. The intro especially showcases a strong regional flavor with its use..." - See the full review

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DB's Played Games List

I Summon Thee!, by William Dooling
Antifascista, by Greg Farough
LAIR of the CyberCow, by Conrad Cook (as Harry Wilson)
IDSPISPOPD, by Christopher Brent
halloween candy triage simulator, by j. marie

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DB's Club Memberships

ClubFloyd joined April 24, 2010