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The Egg and the Newbie

by Robert DeFord profile

Episode 1 of The Heartha Saga

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Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: April 7, 2012
Current Version: 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
Forgiveness Rating: Polite
IFID: 626D644F-E666-49ED-8D7E-DD5CA7A50EBC
TUID: mt2cck6os45v1pgr


3rd Place - Spring Thing 2012

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Spring Thing 2012: The Egg and the Newbie
This is the first chapter of long alternate-history science fiction saga in which the Tesla Corporation took control of the USA in the early twentieth-century, inventing wireless electricity and teleporation in the process. It's also a chicken farm time management game. These two things do not go together. At all.
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