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A new listing for Minotaur, by G. R. Jones April 23, 2014
A is a Hunt-the-Wumpus-like game, but with a fixed room layout. There is a TRS-80 MC-10 version modified from an original APF Imagination Machine game. It is written in Basic.
Emily Short reviews 10 Second Defence: "Small puzzlefest" April 23, 2014
"10 Second Defence is a single-puzzle game about laying out a booby trap for someone you know is coming after you, using a combination of..." - See full review
A new poll by Not Troll, Brilliant trolling games created April 23, 2014
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Some games are just that bad, some are so bad it's good, and a few are obviously trolling. Yet, are there games that troll so much that they start to be brilliant? Or even those that seems to be trolling...
streever reviews Through Time: "Highly replayable 'dating/romance' CYOA" April 22, 2014
"Through Time is a dating/romance/slice of life CYOA with a number of endings and potential romantic paths. It includes some 'puzzles' of..." - See full review
explorington reviews The Bibliophile: "The book, the bad and the ugly" April 22, 2014
"Ready for another Lovecraftian tale? As the author says, this one is set in Baltimore. He created an explorable environment, including..." - See full review
A new listing for The Shield of Oran, by Pierre Faure/Loriciels April 21, 2014
Released on Philips VG5000 Citadel is a text adventure game consisting of one part puzzles, one part role playing adventure and one part treasure hunt. David Bourg David has ported it to the Sanyo PHC-25....

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