Story File
Version 2.​0
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IFBeginnersComp entries
Contains TADS3/Princess/TheSleepingPrincess.t3
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Story File (Web UI version)
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The Sleeping Princess

by Molly Engelberg, Alex Engelberg, and Mark Engelberg


About the Story

You are a pageboy, well, actually you're more like a janitor. Can you wake the sleeping princess?

An entry in the IFBeginnersComp.

Game Details

Language: English (en-US)
First Publication Date: February 16, 2008
Current Version: 2.0
License: Creative Commons
Development System: TADS 3
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
Baf's Guide ID: 3107
IFID: B8819F16-4A35-D64F-A521-6423A2E4858E
TUID: bxio01ferbyxr4rk

Off-Site Reviews

Emily Short's Interactive Storytelling
Overall, there was nothing about this that Iíll likely remember a month from now, but it wasnít unpleasant, either. Itís also considerably better than the IF I tried to write when I was a kid.
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Page Update History

  v.11: 24-Jun-2017 11:46 - David Welbourn (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
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v.10: 14-Apr-2013 04:32 - Edward Lacey
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v.9: 04-Jan-2013 23:41 - puzzler
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v.6: 24-Mar-2008 13:36 - puzzler
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v.5: 24-Mar-2008 13:32 - puzzler
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v.4: 26-Feb-2008 05:26 - David Welbourn
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v.3: 22-Feb-2008 13:24 - puzzler
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v.2: 18-Feb-2008 04:07 - Emily Boegheim
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v.1: 18-Feb-2008 04:06 - Emily Boegheim
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