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Eerie and Powerful, May 2, 2016
by Rollersnake (Rogers, AR)

"It's like an interactive episode of The Twilight Zone" is a line that probably doesn't do Shade justice, but it's something I always say when I'm recommending it to anyone—it's about TV episode-length, really grippingly weird as you're playing it, and something you'll still be thinking about years later. Shade is always the first game I bring up whenever I'm introducing someone to IF, and it's one of my favorite pieces of weird fiction—in any medium.

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WetCheese, March 11, 2018 - Reply
Spot on with the analogy, that's exactly what it reminded me of. It just needs Rod Serling at the start and end and I'd give it a fifth star (6th if I could!)
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