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The Wide-Open Gate

by John Cater


(based on 3 ratings)
1 review

About the Story

Escape from Lowell Prison (featuring a gatehouse, a cafeteria, and a wide-open gate) if you can.

Note: UNDO is disabled in this game.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: May 28, 2008
Current Version: 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
Baf's Guide ID: 3135
IFID: 465A3E18-2C44-11DD-BC58-0016D333FE93
TUID: czai0qjnsjffx5c1


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0 of 5 people found the following review helpful:
A little buggy, but a nice idea, June 19, 2008
by GameKitty
Related reviews: escape games

Cute game, nice premise... there is a wide open gate (hence the title) but how do you escape?

There is no place to contact the author, so I will report 2 bugs within a spoiler tag...
1) (Spoiler - click to show) Upon going into the closet and unable to reach the shelf, I did "get all" and managed to snag everything on the shelf, even though I could not see or reach it. I almost wish this didn't happen because I was enjoying the sparseness of items, but at the same time it was a relief because I couldn't figure out how to do it the right way. 2) (Spoiler - click to show)I went to the gatehouse with the magazine, but it disappeared from my inventory -- I figured I needed to use it on the guards so they would leave...

I was able to solve this after a few tries.

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