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Schief

by Olaf Nowacki

Slice of life
2022

(based on 2 ratings)
1 review

About the Story

Insurance agent Kai-Uwe Hase would like to win a prominent lady as a customer, which requires a very special kind of sensitivity.


Game Details

Language: German (de)
First Publication Date: April 1, 2022
Current Version: 1/220404
License: Creative Commons
Development System: Inform 7
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
IFID: Unknown
TUID: 7iv9yq3r4rszbak1

Awards

1st Place - 12th IF Grand Prix 2022

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
A short, one-room german comedy game about disasters, June 5, 2022
by MathBrush
Related reviews: 15-30 minutes

This German game has an English version, Wry, which was entered into Spring Thing and which was well-received.

I actually enjoyed this version a bit more, which I guess, for me, lends credence to the Sapir–Whorf hypothesis. I really appreciated how the game led you on on what to do, and how responsive it was, in general. In addition, I saw less of the ribald fantasies in this version, as I knew less commands to try out lol.

There were a couple of minor issues; looking at the wall gave a response in English ("On the wall above the sofa hang several pictures"), and X BILDER still lists a young lady being among the pictures even when the canvas has slipped out. But overall, I found this enjoyable and fresh.


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