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Coke Is It!

by Lucian P. Smith, Adam Thornton profile, J. Robinson Wheeler profile, Michael Fessler, Dan Shiovitz profile, and David Dyte


About the Story

"Ahhhh! Another can of refreshing Coca-Cola! You sigh in contentment as you partake of the sweet carbonated beverage, so recently purchased. But what's this? The dispenser light is still on! You can select another! You pause, though. The labels seem to be different than they were before,..." [--blurb from The Z-Files Catalogue]

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 6
Forgiveness Rating: Polite
Baf's Guide ID: 504
IFID: ZCODE-1-990331-AFB6
TUID: igcp4nw7md3ylwjs

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Makes reference to So Far, by Andrew Plotkin

Off-Site Reviews

When Marketing Rules The World
"Because of its very nature, Coke Is It ran the danger of being a one-joke game. What prevents it from growing old far too quickly, however, is the creativity of each of the authors involved. Everyone pulls out all the stops and gives themselves over completely to the idea, never failing to pander, at every turn, to one of the world's largest soft drink empires." (Matthew Murray)
See the full review

Page Update History

  v.24: 29-Jun-2020 17:07 - Zape (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
Changed external review links
v.23: 30-May-2019 11:13 - David Welbourn
Changed download links, cross-references
v.22: 30-May-2019 11:01 - David Welbourn
Changed download links
v.21: 17-Mar-2019 13:20 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed Web site URL
v.20: 19-Jan-2019 14:19 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed description, author, download links, external review links, cross-references
v.19: 16-Apr-2018 14:48 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed description
v.18: 15-Apr-2018 05:17 - Adam Cadre
Changed author
v.17: 23-Feb-2018 12:46 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed author
v.16: 23-Feb-2018 12:41 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed author
v.15: 21-Feb-2018 11:58 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed description, forgiveness
v.14: 21-Feb-2018 11:53 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed description
v.13: 21-Feb-2018 11:46 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed Web site URL
v.12: 21-Feb-2018 11:42 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed author
v.11: 21-Feb-2018 11:15 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed author
v.10: 28-Jan-2018 15:00 - Daniel Gunnell
Changed cover art, genre
v.9: 31-Jan-2013 14:25 - Edward Lacey
Changed external review links, cross-references
v.8: 29-Apr-2009 18:01 - Dave Chapeskie
Changed download links
v.7: 11-Dec-2008 02:02 - David Welbourn
Changed author
v.6: 25-Mar-2008 19:21 - Lucian Smith
Changed cover art
v.5: 01-Mar-2008 15:42 - David Welbourn
Changed description
v.4: 28-Feb-2008 09:09 - Eriorg
Changed author
v.3: 24-Feb-2008 21:05 - Adam Cadre
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v.2: 27-Oct-2007 15:36 - Eriorg
Changed author
v.1: 29-Sep-2007 20:48 - IFDB
Created page