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verityvirtue

London

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Member since October 14, 2012
Last visited June 19, 2017
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Medical student. Dabbles with various systems, including but not limited to Inform 7, Twine and Choicescript.

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Interactive Fiction by verityvirtue

30 kilogrammes, by verityvirtue (2016)
(3 ratings)
A tiny utopia about packing.

A Friend to Light Your Way, by verityvirtue (2016)
(5 ratings)
There may be no incense, no cymbals, no monks at this funeral, but the night watch is mandatory. You've volunteered to take the watch for the first night, and just as well: you can hear him...

the morning after, by verityvirtue (2016)
(5 ratings)

It's been a long night. We've not had a proper sleep. But we seize this moment of peace. Made for the Tiny Utopias jam.

Mouth of Ashes, by verityvirtue (2016)
(6 ratings)
I've been to see the elders on the top of their mountain. I've got the cure for my daughter. It's time to go home. Still undergoing development. (If you choose to download, note that background...

Sigil Reader (Field), by verityvirtue (2016)
(13 ratings)
I am a sigil reader. I work in a city where sigils are a matter of public health, for a maliciously inscribed sigil could mean the ruin of a business - or a soul. Except today I wake to a changed...

Staying Put, by verityvirtue (2016)
(4 ratings)
After hell went down over the Grémillet thing, Subramaniam helped you find this place. You'll have to lay low for a while, so that means not getting out of this room — or at least downstairs —...

Walker's Rift, by verityvirtue
(2 ratings)

As the new field director of Station 31, you've been tasked with paperwork, investigating a series of self-mutilations, and paperwork. Battle bureaucracy! Explore Perigosan! Investigate eldritch...

Recommended Lists by verityvirtue

vv's comfort food IF - 8 items   October 9, 2016
Like it says on the tin. I hope these give you a measure of comfort as well.

Twine SFX 2015 - 4 items   May 17, 2016
Twines released in 2015 which use interesting effects (which I, er, want to use as well. Yes.). Suggestions welcome.

A Doll's House - 7 items   May 13, 2016
Games which feature female protagonists who mature through the progress of the game.

Combinatorial Explosion - 3 items   May 11, 2016
Combinatorial explosion is a name fitting for a band, or a game about chemistry, but, according to mama Wikipedia, it refers to "the...

Cat simulators - 7 items   April 5, 2016
Games in which the PC is a cat, or which revolve closely around a particular cat. Generally pleasant games. I have thought about whether...

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Polls by verityvirtue

Games about experiencing chronic/long-term illness - 10 votes for 10 games; created January 7, 2017
Games which primarily involve the experiences of the PC or an NPC with an illness, which may involve their experiences with healthcare...

Games about mother-child relationships - 13 votes for 9 games; created July 2, 2016
Games which deal with mother-child relationships, no matter the nature of either party.

Games about strange and wonderful plants - 23 votes for 13 games; created June 26, 2016
Botany!

For Your Consideration - XYZZY-eligible settings of 2015 - 39 votes for 39 games; created February 11, 2016
This is for suggesting settings from games released 2015 which you think might be worth considering for Best Setting in the XYZZY awards....

For Your Consideration - XYZZY-eligible puzzles of 2015 - 14 votes for 13 games; created February 11, 2016
This is for suggesting puzzles from games released 2015 who you think might be worth considering for Best Individual Puzzle in the XYZZY...

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Reviews by verityvirtue

brevity quest, by Chris Longhurst   May 17, 2017
"This is an RPG in the barest sense of the word. You choose a class. You encounter characters and go places, each narrated within the..." - See the full review

Four Sittings in a Sinking House, by Bruno Dias   May 17, 2017
"[Time to completion: 15-20 minutes; this game doesn't work in Google Chrome]
Right. Yeah. The whole island was sinking, really. I say...
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Flash in the Pan: ADHD Simulator, by Thom Simonson   May 17, 2017
"This game captures the experience of continually getting distracted: there are countless detours that one might take en route to..." - See the full review

The Skeleton Key of Ambady, by Caelyn Sandel (as Adalai Trammels)   May 17, 2017
"[Time to completion: 15-20 minutes; full content warnings given at the start of the game] You are Adalai Trammels, Skeleton Key, and that..." - See the full review

Bring Me A Head!, by Chandler Groover   March 5, 2017
"You are the executioner in the Duc's palace, and the Duc wants a head. You have to get it. The problem is, the next execution is four..." - See the full review

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verityvirtue's Play Lists

Played Games

Wrenlaw, by Ryan Veeder
ISIS, by Liz England
[R]espawn, by Javy Gwaltney
Summit, by Phantom Williams
brevity quest, by Chris Longhurst

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Wish List

Images Across a Shattered Sea, by Stewart C. Baker
The Cradle of Eve, by Kitty Horrorshow
Benthic Love, by Mike Joffe
H.E.LLC, by Lynda Clark
Balefires Burning, by Cassandra Wolf

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