ECTOCOMP is an annual competition for interactive fiction written for the SPOOKY MONTH OF HALLOWEENTOBER. Whether you celebrate Halloween, Day of the Dead, All Saint's Eve, or just love ghost stories and creeping people out, this is your time to shine!

This competition is for games done in English, French, and Spanish.

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Organizer(s): Ruber Eaglenest, smwhr

Award date: November 20, 2022

Qualification opening date: October 1, 2022

Qualification closing date: October 30, 2022

Games and Awards

La Petite Mort - English

For those who want to speed-write their game in 4 hrs or less.

Entrant: Cell 174, by Milo van Mesdag
Entrant: HSL Type Ω MEWP Certification Exam, by Duncan Bowsman
Entrant: Nightmares Within Nightmares, by Grahamw
Entrant: Reg and the Kidnapped Fairy, by Caranmegil
Entrant: Zombie Eye, by Dee Cooke
Entrant: There Those Dare Doze, by Andrew Schultz
Entrant: Buggy, by Mathbrush
Entrant: One More Page, by PRINCESS INTERNET CAFé
Entrant: Untitled Ghost Game, by Damon L. Wakes
Entrant: ZIT, by Amanda Walker
Entrant: THROW. MARIA. OVERBOARD., by Travis Moy
Entrant: Restitution, by Anonymous
Entrant: Something Blue, by E. Joyce
Entrant: The Enigma of the Old Manor House, by Daniel M. Stelzer
Entrant: BLACKOUT, by Playahead Games
Entrant: Starlight Shadows, by Autumn Chen
Entrant: MARTYR ME, by Charm Cochran
Entrant: You Are a Zombie Yelp Reviewer, by Geoffrey Golden
Entrant: origin of love, by Sophia de Augustine
Entrant: Trick or Treat or Trick or Treat or Trick, by Stewart C Baker

Le Grand Guignol - English

For games that, for whatever reason, took longer than 4 hrs to write.

Entrant: The Trials and Tribulation of Edward Harcourt, by MelS and manonamora
Entrant: Zombie Blast 2023, by Sam Ursu
Entrant: The Haunted Help Desk, by DSherwood
Entrant: Quintessence, by Lapin Lunaire Games
Entrant: You're In Deep, by Xuelder
Entrant: Escape from Hell, by Nils Fagerburg
Entrant: The Sun Doesn't Shine Here, by Stanley W. Baxton
Entrant: Civil Seeming Drivel Dreaming, by Andrew Schultz
Entrant: This Old Haunted House, by Jason Love
Entrant: A Pumpkin, by fos1
Entrant: Euphoria Brighter Than A Comet, by Naomi Norbez (call me Bez)
Entrant: Nowheresville, by Morpheus Kitami and Cody Gaisser
Entrant: The Spectators, by Amanda Walker
Entrant: God is in the Radio, by catsket
Entrant: The Good Ghost, by Sarah Willson, Kirk Damato
Entrant: Defrosted, by Riyadth

La Petite Mort - Spanish

Para aquellos que quieren escribir un juego de forma muy muy rápida, en 4 horas o menos.

1st Place: Las Cartas de Mery, by Mery
2nd Place: Siluetas, by Fran_Kane
3rd Place: Exoplaneta, by BlueTeapot

Le Grand Guignol - Spanish

Para juegos, que por cualquier motivo, han sido escritos en más de 4 horas.

1st Place: El Virulé, by paravaariar
2nd Place: Estado Profundo, by n-n
3rd Place: Halloween, by baltasarq
4th Place: La escalera de la bruja, by binary-sequence
5th Place: Tratamiento Mortal, by ivsaez

La Petite Mort - French

Pour ceux qui aiment écrire vite et sans perdre de temps dans laquelle sont présentés des jeux faits en moins de 4 heures.

1st Place: La Petite Mort, by manonamora
2nd Place: Une Histoire, by dunin
3rd Place: Torche et Sors, by Khü Bone

Le Grand Guignol - French

Pour tous les autres jeux qui, pour une raison ou pour une autre, ont été fabriqués en plus de 4h (un chef d’œuvre fleuve ? à moins que le temps initial n’ait filé un peu plus vite que prévu à force de rajouter des détails sordides ?)

1st Place: Une soirée costumée, by Julien Zamor
2nd Place: Fragment d'une vie, by Laura Crossheart

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