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verityvirtue reviews Caroline: "unsettling and claustrophobic" March 1, 2015
"You're on a dinner date with Caroline. She's mysterious, and just before you leave her for the night, she tells you to meet her at Hydra..." - See full review
verityvirtue reviews ♥ Magical Makeover ♥: "entertaining, if wordy, parody" February 27, 2015
"Magical Makeover is a self-styled parody of over-the-top Flash games 'for girls', namely those whose interactivity consists wholly of..." - See full review
Asherred reviews Body Bargain: "perfect body horror" February 26, 2015
"This game made me sick and i loved it. Had to play through several times to explore the clinic in its entirety. This game is not for the..." - See full review
Matt W reviews Coloratura: "Brilliant Ab-Horror Gem" February 25, 2015
"Beautiful little narrative with a completely unconventional perspective. Other than the standard direction commands, look, and examine,..." - See full review
Matt W reviews Spider and Web: "Perfect, stripped down execution of the concept" February 25, 2015
"Spider and Web is the perfect distillation of an IF story that is designed entirely around a particular conceit. I'd say there's no way..." - See full review
News on Beneath the Surface: Release Two February 25, 2015
The game can now be played online. The most frequent criticism was that this was a cumbersome 40mb twine game that you had to download in order to play -- so hopefully this update will mean a few more people... - Details

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