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by Frederick Hirsch

Slice of life
1997

About the Story

"A short game in which you must take care of your newborn baby." [--blurb from The Z-Files Catalogue]


Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: Release 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 6
Baf's Guide ID: 340
IFID: ZCODE-1-970929-AEB0
TUID: xok95vw80d143zge

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>INVENTORY - Paul O'Brian writes about interactive fiction

If having kids was as difficult and tedious as playing Congratulations!, our population problem would be solved.
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SynTax
Quite a novel concept for a text game, and it's been competently programmed and quite well written. The trouble is, it's just so uninspiringly dull, and blindingly easy to complete. [...] Political correctness was also carried a bit far, I think, in referring constantly to the baby as "it".
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  v.5: 06-May-2022 00:15 - Paul O'Brian (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
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v.4: 20-Mar-2013 12:40 - Edward Lacey
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v.3: 13-May-2008 15:48 - Paul O'Brian
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v.2: 01-Mar-2008 15:45 - David Welbourn
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v.1: 16-Oct-2007 01:50 - IFDB
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