First Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (1995)
12 games in 2 divisions; award date November 15, 1995
The annual competition for original IF, judged by the readership of rec.arts.int-fiction.
2012 Hugo Comp
7th Annual New Year's Minicomp
Hi! Look at the time, it's my pleasure to announce the 7th annual New Year's Minicomp! For those unfamiliar with this, a short explanation as to the motivation behind it. It's meant to offer people a chance at writing a small work of IF...
@party Interactive Fiction Competition 2010
A competition of games written for the 2010 @party demoparty, judged by its attendees.
A Maze Berlin 2015
A minicomp for tiny games where the theme is A CHICKEN CROSSING A ROAD. Games were released on 18-Jun-1998.
Cover Stories was a game jam / minicomp for artists and creators of interactive fiction. In the first stage, artists created or sourced images that they thought would make good covers for an IF game; in the second, authors chose covers...
The premise is to write a short game about one or more dragons and make it as funny as possible.
imaginary games jam
Premise: The authors received a randomized list of five imaginary games created by other participants in the jam. They were to pick one (or more) and make: a sequel, a prequel, a fan fiction, a critical response game, a sidequel, a...
Independent Games Festival 2017
The Independent Games Festival (IGF) is an annual festival at the Game Developers Conference.
All IntroComp entrants must submit an excerpt of a new, never before seen work of interactive fiction that is not yet complete.
Ludum Dare 33
Ludum Dare 39
Ludum Dare is one of the worlds largest and longest running Game Jam events. Every 4 months, we challenge creators to make a game from scratch in a weekend.
Nebula Awards 2016
The Nebula Awards® are voted on, and presented by, active members of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc. Founded as the Science Fiction Writers of America in 1965 by Damon Knight, the organization began with a charter...
14 games in 7 divisions
ParserComp 2015 is a ranked, long-form game jam for parser games only. The full rules are available at the competition website.
PAX East 2010 Speed-IF
Also known as PAX East Speed-IF, the sixty-eighth Speed-IF ran live on Saturday, March 27th, 1:30pm to 2:30 pm, in the IF Suite at PAX East 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts. The organizer was David A. Cornelson. Entries from off-site were...
PAX East 2011 Speed-IF
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. Authors had until 10:30pm to send...
Speed-IF 11th Anniversary
Write a game with the number 11, teaching, a dishwasher, steam, teleportation, a Marvel character, tossing fish, a long distance relationship, and something about one hour. Go! (from ifwiki.org)
The 8th Annual New Year's Interactive Fiction Event
The traditional New Year's Event celebrates the end of a year and the beginning of another with an informal game jam. There's no judging or scoring, only the pure joy of being creative. Write a game, story or make anything else following...