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Games with accurate (present or historical) settings - an IFDB Poll

by Emily Short
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I'm looking for works in the general spirit of The Fire Tower or 1893: they can be puzzly or not, have a story or not, but they should attempt to represent a real-world setting as accurately as possible, and in some detail.

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1893: A World's Fair Mystery, by Peter Nepstad
8 votes
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The King of Shreds and Patches, by Jimmy Maher
6 votes
"Quite lovingly crafted" [+]... "Set in London,..." [+]... (No comment) [+]... (No comment) [+]... (No comment) [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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The Fire Tower, by Jacqueline A. Lott
3 votes
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Trinity, by Brian Moriarty
3 votes
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Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels, by Bob Bates
3 votes
"Victorian London...." [+]... (No comment) [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Jigsaw, by Graham Nelson
2 votes
"takes place at a few famous historic settings" [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Das Felleisen, by Max Kalus
2 votes
"Historically adequate miniature playing in 16th century Germany." [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Varronis Museum, by David Garcia
2 votes
"Models a Roman house in what appears to be an accurate fashion." [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Lost New York, by Neil deMause
2 votes
"Travel back in..." [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Amnesia, by Thomas M. Disch
2 votes
"Very detailed city simulation" [+]... "Not easy to even..." [+]...

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A Day at the Seaside, by Matthew Hunter
1 vote
"Vacation at..." [+]...

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Escape to New York, by Richard Otter
1 vote
"A well researched Titanic adventure" [+]...

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Kukulcan, by Michael Giltzow
1 vote
"Aztec educational adventure set in 1519." [+]...

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The Ascent of the Gothic Tower, by Ryan Veeder
1 vote
"A few concessions were made to game design." [+]...

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Moquette, by Alex Warren
1 vote
"The setting is an accurate recreation of the London underground." [+]...

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TimeQuest, by Bob Bates
1 vote
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The Lurking Horror, by Dave Lebling
1 vote
"GUE Tech " [+]...

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Suicide, by Dan Doyle III
1 vote
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El Espíritu de la Sidra, by Ferran Montesinos
1 vote
"Asturias" [+]...

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White House Escape, by iAdventureGame
1 vote
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The Cove, by Kathleen M. Fischer
1 vote
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Dash Slapney, Patrol Leader , by Andrew Schultz
1 vote
"very accurate" [+]...

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Das Kopialbuch, by Max Kalus
1 vote
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The Bibliophile, by Marshal Tenner Winter
1 vote
"Takes place in..." [+]...

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An Evening at the Ransom Woodingdean Museum House, by Ryan Veeder
1 vote
"The house was rotated 135 degrees." [+]...

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Aztec Assault, by The Traveller in Black
1 vote
"Supposedly an..." [+]...

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Ofrenda a la Pincoya, by Incanus
1 vote
"The island of <a..." [+]...

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