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Gerbil Riot of '67

by Simon Avery

1988

About the Story

"Arguably the daftest, most stupidly silly text adventure ever. Converted with tender loving care from the 8-bit original."
[author's blurb, from The (Other) TADS Games List version 1.2]


Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: release 2
License: Freeware (former commercial)
Development System: The Quill, Inform 6
Forgiveness Rating: Nasty
Baf's Guide ID: 405
IFID: ZCODE-2-000513-24A5
TUID: 13yihrzjzw1j86uz

Off-Site Reviews

SynTax
It is a standard adventure game with a wacky idea (as it is with most of Simon's games), strange plot and a great sense of playability.
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Page Update History

  v.6: 05-May-2013 16:55 - Eq (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
Changed development system
v.5: 10-Mar-2013 16:20 - Edward Lacey
Changed external review links
v.4: 25-Jul-2009 06:09 - Juhana
Changed license type, development system, forgiveness
v.3: 24-Jul-2009 11:39 - Eriorg
Changed download links
v.2: 07-Dec-2008 09:04 - David Welbourn
Changed description
v.1: 29-Sep-2007 20:49 - IFDB
Created page