Member since June 12, 2016
Last visited December 30, 2017
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Around 2000, like so many others I was (inappropriately) introduced to IF by "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" game. Then resorted to a walkthrough, then hated "Bureaucracy", then left IF alone. Then in the dying days of Baf's Guide, I discovered "Photopia", "The Dreamhold" and "Galatea".
I generally prefer parser over choice-based, narrative over puzzle-y, Merciful-Tough over Cruel, map-included/unnecessary over mapping-required. If it's extremely challenging to accomplish easy everyday tasks in an IF work, it will piss me off and I'll play something else.
My gamer friends are uninterested in IF; someday I'll figure out ifMUD so I can attend Club Floyd. In all likelihood, I will eventually watch all of the "GET LAMP" extra interview footage.
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Played GamesZork I, by Marc Blank and Dave Lebling
To Hell in a Hamper, by J. J. Guest
TimeQuest, by Bob Bates
Theatre, by Brendon Wyber
Spellcasting 101 - Sorcerers Get All The Girls, by Steve Meretzky
Wish ListSuperluminal Vagrant Twin, by C.E.J. Pacian
Love, Hate and the Mysterious Ocean Tower, by C.E.J. Pacian
Floatpoint, by Emily Short
The Blind House, by Amanda Allen
Thaumistry: In Charm's Way, by Bob Bates