Story File
Release 5 (20140612). Compiled for Web play.
Legacy WebUI format for TADS. No known interpreter can play this type of file on modern operating systems. On older versions of Windows running Internet Explorer with Flash, you can download the HTML TADS Player Kit for Windows to use this file.
Story File
Release 5 (20140612).
Requires a TADS interpreter. Visit IFWiki for download links.
Story File
Release 3 (20140512) - ShuffleComp 2014 version.
Requires a TADS interpreter. Visit IFWiki for download links.

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Look Around the Corner

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About the Story

A short game inspired by the song "Look Around the Corner" by Quantic & Alice Russell with the Combo Bárbaro.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: May 12, 2014
Current Version: 5
License: GPL
Development System: TADS 3
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
IFID: 853AF89C-7D32-49EE-85FA-77A49F1ACD99
TUID: x4vpxyzi4e07jr7p


Entrant - ShuffleComp 2014


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The most underrated game you've authored by Anya Johanna DeNiro
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Two that come to mind, which I haven't played in years and may be remembering wrong, are Moebius and All Things Devours. Games with fail states, by their nature, fit the bill from a mechanical level, but I'm curious about games where...

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