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A new listing for Choice of Magics, by Kevin Gold August 17, 2018
Your magic can change the world, but at what cost? Battle dragons, skyships, and Inquisitors. Protect your homeland, conquer it, or destroy it forever!
Victor Gijsbers reviews Rape, Pillage, Makane!: "Bitter satire" August 15, 2018
"From a misogynist adolescent to a fun-loving Roman to the victim of a self-important sex-hater, Stiffy Makane is surely the IF character..." - See full review
Victor Gijsbers reviews Earth and Sky: "Not enough fun" August 15, 2018
"I'm not, in general, a fan of superheroes; but I can be persuaded to like them. I really enjoyed the Lego Batman Movie, for instance, and..." - See full review
Wade Clarke reviews Island of Secrets: "A wonderful book delivered a sparse game as best it could in 1984." August 15, 2018
"In 1984, Usborne published Island of Secrets, a fantasy text adventure not delivered as software, but as a book enabling players to..." - See full review
fooberticus reviews Lair of the Necromancer: "Nostalgia for the first IF game I ever played" August 14, 2018
"In the 1980s and 90s I had a Commodore 64 and boxes full of disks. Some of my favorites were amateur games and programs from a magazine..." - See full review
A new listing for Lair of the Necromancer, by Rob Rudd August 14, 2018
A short text adventure included in issue #10 of Loadstar, a disk-based magazine for the Commodore 64. The player enters a dungeon to find the Necromancer and destroy him. Along the way you'll solve a few...

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