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Games Theoretically but not Practically Beatable on First Attempt - an IFDB Poll

by Floating Info
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I'm looking for a very specific level of difficulty: a game where you theoretically could beat it on your first attempt, but you won't. At some point in the game you'll fail, but that point may vary from person to person, and when you finally do solve it after some UNDOs or a RESTORE, you will recognize that there was a solidly hinted way for you to have gotten through your first attempt.

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Chemistry and Physics, by Caelyn Sandel (as Colin Sandel) and Carolyn VanEseltine
2 votes
"Good example of this in Twine" [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Gun Mute, by C.E.J. Pacian
2 votes
"Each individual..." [+]... (No comment) [+]...

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Nevermore, by Nate Cull
1 vote
"On the harder end..." [+]...

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Rematch, by Andrew D. Pontious
1 vote
"You get one move. " [+]...

Floating Info says: That's not really what I'm looking for. The idea is that once you find the right way through you will think "It was definitely possible that I could have worked that out the first try, but I didn't."

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Changes, by David Given
1 vote
"You'll probably..." [+]...

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Hunger Daemon, by Sean M. Shore
1 vote
"Inspired the Poll" [+]...

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Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom, by S. John Ross
1 vote
"In theory, you..." [+]...

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Fail-Safe, by Jon Ingold
1 vote
"The hardest part..." [+]...

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Commander, by Nathaniel Holle
1 vote
"Hard, but possible the first time" [+]...

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Down, the Serpent and the Sun, by Chandler Groover
1 vote
(No comment) [+]...

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Les espions ne meurent jamais, by Hugo Labrande
1 vote
"You don't want to beat it on first attempt" [+]...

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Degeneracy, by Leonard Richardson
1 vote
"You might solve..." [+]...

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Varicella, by Adam Cadre
1 vote
"Possibly? There..." [+]...

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The Duel That Spanned the Ages, by Oliver Ullmann
1 vote
(No comment) [+]...

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