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About the Story
Based on the first half of the novel Manalive by G. K. Chesterton.
Language: English (en)
Current Version: 2
Development System: Inform 6
Baf's Guide ID: 2965
24th Place - 12th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (2006)
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As I played this, I thought, "What on earth is the intended genre here?" Then I discovered it was an adaptation of a G.K. Chesterton novel.
In this comic and somewhat surreal game, you play a jovial old fellow who is cheering people up.
I couldn't get past 30 points because I couldn't figure out how to call everyone down to join the party. That, combined with a few guess the verb issues, left me frustrated.
This game won the Golden Banana of discord.
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