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A new listing for Try, by me June 26, 2016
A new listing for Please, rewind me, by Bric-à-brac June 26, 2016
A short Twine about a family dealing with loss and grief.
MathBrush reviews Jump: "A dramatic game about suicide" June 26, 2016
"This game is a linear, story-driven game about a group of friends and their thoughts on suicide. You talk to people several times, follow..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Koan: "A one-puzzle, spare game" June 26, 2016
"This game is not terrible. You are in a 3x3 grid of rooms with various objects. Your goal is to break a stone slab. This is the whole..." - See full review
verityvirtue reviews Redactor: "Time-based puzzle set in Orwell's 1984" June 25, 2016
"Time to completion: 15-20 minutes Redactor is based on George Orwell's 1984, where you are a worker in the Ministry of Truth who is..." - See full review
verityvirtue reviews False Mavis: "In the style of a murder ballad" June 25, 2016
"Time to completion: 15-20 minutes This game is based on the English murder ballad Long Lankin and Burning Rope by Genesis. You are a..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Aunt Nancy's House: "An inform model of the house of the authors aunts. Puzzleless set piece." June 25, 2016
"This game was a coding exercise designed to show the house of the author's aunt. Many things are modelled, including a working TV and vcr..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Comp00ter Game: "A poor imitation of bad games" June 25, 2016
"This game is a bad parody of bad games. It's most stuff like "haha u moron I putt a lot of bua,gs in dis game!". As parody it falls very..." - See full review
A new listing for Trapped , by Amaranth.Ai June 24, 2016
Where are you? How do you get out? Something is in there with you.... You are trapped. Suspense/Horror "Trapped" is this author's first IF, and is currently incomplete.
Danielle reviews Grandma Bethlinda's Variety Box: "Made me exclaim aloud in wonder" June 24, 2016
"Haven't finished this game yet, but I keep laughing aloud and clapping with delight as I play with it, so I'mma give it five stars...." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Hollywood Visionary: "A movie-making simulation set during the McCarthy era" June 24, 2016
"This game was nominated for an XYZZY for best game, and for best NPCs. This is one of the larger Choice of Games, with quite an epic..." - See full review
Castiel Malakh reviews A Cold Grave: "I made an account to give give this a good rating because I liked it that much" June 24, 2016
"Title + it reminded me of a really good Supernatural episode. This inspires me, gave me new ideas. Only truly incredible works can..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Outsided: "A buggy, rough spy game with a fun concept" June 24, 2016
"This game has grammar and spelling trouble, illogical puzzles and a tendency to switch colors randomly while playing in parchment..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Fifteen: "A 15-puzzle, a big maze, and one other puzzle" June 24, 2016
"This game was intended to recall Scott Adams' early adventured, which were spare due to space limitations. However, they also used..." - See full review
Form 27b-6 reviews Shade: "The logic of Death" June 23, 2016
"The true merit of Shade is that it poses the question of free will and fate through interactive fiction. The game (experience?) gives a..." - See full review
Blazebat reviews ICE ICE Baby: "Very clever story" June 23, 2016
"Honestly I thought the writing and atmosphere-building was brilliant, and funny. The ability to click on highlight words for more detail..." - See full review
A new listing for Never Scared, by B Minus Seven June 23, 2016
MathBrush reviews Of Forms Unknown: "An early IFComp puzzler based on So Far" June 23, 2016
"This game was inspired by So Far, and written in 3-4 weeks in 1996. You play a college student who travels to three different worlds. The..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Reels: "A series of 7 short answer questions about history. Only works in IE." June 22, 2016
"This placed below every other game in 2013's IFComp. Much of that was due to the fact that it was a web game that only worked on Internet..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews The Lift: "A very short Twine game about surviving monsters using weapons" June 22, 2016
"The Lift is the first last-place IFComp game to be written in Twine. In this game, you are in underground bunker of sorts and have to..." - See full review
IFonthebrain reviews Make It Good: "Another gem from Jon." June 21, 2016
"A very well- and carefully written game, one of the most intricate I've played. You are a not-so-perfect private eye who is called to..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Vestiges: "An atmospheric game that is buggy and has a partial story" June 21, 2016
"This game feels like a slightly unfinished trailer for a very cool book. You wake up in a crypt, apparently resurrected, and have to find..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews The Chronicler: "A small game with a cut-off story about time travel" June 21, 2016
"This game came in last place the year it came in IFCOMP because the author revealed that it was incomplete. However, as an incomplete..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews zork, buried chaos: "A sparsely implemented, unfinishable game inspired by Zork." June 20, 2016
"This game looks like a first game that was over ambitious and was entered unfinished into the IF competition. It is a 30 or so room game..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews The Absolute Worst IF Game in History: "A semi-random maze" June 20, 2016
"This is a semi-random maze, with a thin plot. The other reviews have touched on this game a lot, but it's safe to say that this is not..." - See full review
A new listing for Here Comes Treble, by Sarah Bullard June 19, 2016
MathBrush reviews Press [Escape] to Save: "An on-the-rails, rough-around-the-edges surreal parser game" June 19, 2016
"This was the lowest-scoring Inform game in IFCOMP the year it came out. As was common due to IFCOMP'S rules about updates at the time, it..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Sisyphus: "A sisyphian game" June 19, 2016
"This is a game where you play Sisyphus, condemned to pushing a stone up a hill in hell forever. And that's what you do. This game gives..." - See full review
Teaspoon reviews A Scurvy of Wonders: "Well enough" June 18, 2016
"Eh. The basic concept is all right (there is an actual winnable game, and not a very long one), but I was too distracted by certain..." - See full review
A new listing for A Shadow of Helpfulman, by Clara Raubertas June 18, 2016
You play as Kevin, a graduate student. You share an office with two other graduates: Jim and Molly. Molly Malone is the most beautiful creature in the world. You'd love to ask her out but you're so...
A new listing for A Scurvy of Wonders, by Rob Dubbin, Courtney Stanton, and Darius Kazemi June 18, 2016
You play as a person on a yacht who is dying from scurvy. Apparently pursuing a diet of just pizza, chicken fingers, and beer for nearly two months wasn't your best idea. A tiny amount of vitamin C can save...
A new listing for The Right Tool, by Christopher Huang June 18, 2016
You play as a gravedigger. You and your fellow gravediggers have buried the ancient tool, but unfortunately, the tomb's tablet is blank and after all the construction delays, everyone's forgotten what the...
A new listing for Merk, by Jesse McGrew and Kate Matthews June 18, 2016
"Dear Jim and Kevin, I have a mission for you: find me a 100-year-old typewriter. You'll be rewarded with space riches beyond your wildest dreams! Your new friend, Merk from Pluto"
A new listing for Digging Time!, by Rob Wheeler June 18, 2016
You are Mendoza, a miner on Pluto. The planetoid is shaking. You need to find your fellow miners and get off this rock before it breaks apart completely.
A new listing for Delusions Again, by Duncan Bowsman June 18, 2016
You are Kevin Masters, a gloomy man in a diner with your friend Jim. Something is wrong with you for some ambiguous reason involving a woman named Marilyn.
A new listing for Brain of the Night Guest, by Caelyn Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine June 18, 2016
You play as Alex, a student into pharmaceuticals. You passed out during a tour of the Plutonian Commonwealth museum, and now a maintenance bot is telling you the museum's closed and it'll take you to police...
A new listing for Bored Ladders, by Taleslinger June 18, 2016
You are a respected member of your people. They have given you and Kevin a mission. Find the Tomb of the Unknown Tool and find the artifact that will defeat the evil Braintree, the oldest enemy of your...
A new competition page: PAX East 2011 Speed-IF created June 18, 2016
The seventy-first Speed-IF, with no particular name, took place at PAX East 2011 in Boston on March 12th, 2011. The organizer was David Cornelson. Topics were chosen via a madlibs in the early afternoon....
MathBrush reviews FutureGame: "A mockery of the state of video games in 2005" June 18, 2016
"This is a joke game. It has a long spiel about using science to make the most enjoyable game possible. Then you make " - See full review
MathBrush reviews Stack Overflow: "A space based game with missed potential. " June 18, 2016
"This game starts out at your house, but quickly shifts locales. The main location is a 5-level space station. The game is mechanically..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews The Fat Lardo and the Rubber Ducky: "An obscene game that does nothing but insult you" June 17, 2016
"In this game, you are the fat lardo. In one room, there is a duck. Most standard verbs are implemented, and result in insulting you. Why..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews The Newcomer: "An unfinished IFComp 01 game in a fantasy setting" June 17, 2016
"In this game, you are in some of paeduo-roman setting where an Oracle has incited everyone to violence. This game is known for unfinished..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Guard Duty: "A bug-ridden game of great promise" June 16, 2016
"This game received last place in the 1999 IFComp due to a game-crashing bug whenever the player takes inventory. Pressing the "play..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews What-IF?: "A series of speculative essays accessed by a menu" June 16, 2016
"This game is a series of essays about "What if major historical events had happened differently?" It is interesting reading but not..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews Ramon and Jonathan: "A tiny game about two prisoners in space" June 16, 2016
"This game is about a trial in a science fiction setting. You witness a verdict in a courtroom, a friend gets upset, and new people..." - See full review
A new listing for Florida Road Trip, by Mooeena June 15, 2016
Florida isn't just beaches and palm trees. Find out for yourself what you can see out the car window. Guarantee a unique road trip every time. Can be played in under 5 minutes.
MathBrush reviews Human Resources Stories: "Not the worst game of all time. MC test as a job interview." June 15, 2016
"This game was last place in 1998's IFComp, and has an average rating of 1 star (out of 12 ratings) on ifdb as of this writing. This game..." - See full review
MathBrush reviews House of the Stalker: "A shortish parser game in a house, trying to avoid a killer" June 15, 2016
"In this game, a serial killer is on the loose, and you have to try and make it out alive. The game is unpolished, with many unimplemented..." - See full review
News on Ether: Inform 7 source code added June 14, 2016
I've added the source code to the game page. It's not the best code, with a lot of 0/1 variables, but I thought it might be interesting. - Details
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