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by Dave Bernazzani profile

Episode 2 of Miniventures

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About the Story

Try to get a secret item from your Uncle Xevion's house.

Catseye was written to see what could be done with a 10K (10240 byte) Z-Machine file. It uses a custom library called MinForm which reduces the parser down to the bare essentials. The idea was to see how much game could be packed into so little space - simulating the constraints the pioneering authors of IF had in the earliest days.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: October 14, 2004
Current Version: 3
License: Freeware
Development System: Minform
Baf's Guide ID: 3121
IFIDs:  ZCODE-2-041017-12D6
TUID: e0tz136ysdnfnvck

Editorial Reviews

Straight-ahead Youthful Mystery-fantasy
The game possesses a pulp fiction or a Golden age comic book feel.
Your quest? Retrieve the necklace of your uncle Xevion from his
mysterious house. It's straight-ahead youthful mystery-fantasy.
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