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A Colder Light

by Jon Ingold profile


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About the Story

The last light has gone. The stars are coming out in the black sea above. Many are hidden by ice-fingered winds. My father is still not returned and the fire is almost gone.

But this is how life is: always an edge. A thin sheet on a diving-deep pool.

I hope he will return soon. I cannot summon him.

The Colder Light is a short story playable entirely without a keyboard.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: January 16, 2012
Current Version: 4
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
IFID: BFDE398E-C724-4B9B-99EB-18EE4F26932E
TUID: e2rirpb4mc0tfpzq

Page Update History

  v.15: 27-Jan-2023 00:32 - danyadsmith (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
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v.14: 05-Dec-2022 07:04 - danyadsmith
v.13: 28-Nov-2022 10:41 - danyadsmith
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v.12: 28-Nov-2022 10:35 - danyadsmith
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v.11: 21-Jun-2021 16:50 - salty-horse
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v.10: 04-May-2021 22:36 - Zape
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v.9: 22-Sep-2020 19:58 - Petter Sjölund
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v.8: 17-Apr-2015 12:52 - Dan Fabulich
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v.7: 17-Mar-2015 20:21 - Matt W
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v.6: 25-Mar-2013 09:08 - Edward Lacey
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v.5: 11-Jul-2012 20:09 -
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v.2: 18-Feb-2012 16:45 - Isxek
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v.1: 31-Jan-2012 10:28 - jingold
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