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The Cube in the Cavern

by Andrew Schultz profile

2017

(based on 7 ratings)
1 review

About the Story

A round world is scientifically ridiculous, of course, but a cube floating in air? You just might find a great scientific secret. Don't be too square to give it a try!


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Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: October 1, 2017
Current Version: Unknown
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
IFID: 4603298F-4766-47B4-BEB6-AF55710FEAB7
TUID: bif1htzf96yn9u6d

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39th Place - 23rd Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (2017)


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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
A fun little color-based mathematical puzzle, November 17, 2017
by MathBrush
Related reviews: 15-30 minutes

This is one of my favorite Andrew Schultz games. It has you in a world where pseudoscience is real and real science is pseudoscience.

You play on a giant colored cube, and have to manipulate some transponders using a mood ring.

There's a second puzzle later that I did have trouble with, but overall, I liked the concept, and the game.


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