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xsnosae.exe
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autofile
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prep
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setup.dat
data file
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travel
data file
vocab
data file
object2
data file
mess
data file
action
data file
comm
data file
document.txt
Author's notes
object
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SNOSAE

by R. Dale McDaniel

Space Exploration
1999

About the Story

"Find the 4 items the alien demands or the earth will be destroyed." [--blurb from Competition '99]


Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: competition release
License: Freeware
Development System: BASIC
Baf's Guide ID: 897
IFID: Unknown
TUID: p8vmhhkmzp5qsnlr

Off-Site Reviews

>INVENTORY - Paul O'Brian writes about interactive fiction

By the time I hit the end of the two hour mark on SNOSAE I was just laughing. Most of my second hour I was basically cutting and pasting commands from the walkthrough, stopping only long enough to read the text and save the game from time to time in case I screwed up. Even so, when I reached the time limit I still had over half the walkthrough to go! If this is a two-hour game, The Brothers Karamazov was a short story. I doubt I could finish the entire thing in two hours even if I had already solved it once. Without the walkthrough I don't think there's a player in the world who could finish it in two hours.
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v.1: 16-Oct-2007 01:49 - IFDB
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