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About the StoryA VIP's been murdered at the reservation casino. As the deputy on call, it's up to you to find the killer. You have until morning before the FBI turns up the heat.
Redstone is a parser/choice hybrid designed for desktop and mobile browsers.
Playtesters: George Haley, Javri, Brian Rushton, and JKJ Yuio
33rd Place - 23rd Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (2017)
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A well-done parser hybrid mystery with graphics, November 16, 2017
It implements a blackjack game, and uses graphics and a hand-made parser hybrid engine.
The primary portion of the game is investigating a few suspects by interviewing them, examining their items, and talking to those who have seen them.
However, I never felt strongly emotionally invested in the game. I did feel interested while playing, though.
A functional murder mystery , October 19, 2017
This murder mystery takes the form of a parser-choice hybrid, with an interface reminiscent of Robin Johnsonís Detectiveland. Settings are individually illustrated, and the system is more or less robust, with a separate conversation mode. It may not look the slickest of interfaces - it recalls, vaguely, flash web games with a touch of homebrew about it.
The stakes are not always made clear: there are hints about this being troublesome because itís on reservation land, and about FBI involvement, but these hints never added any tension to gameplay.
I would have liked a little more flair, a little more panache in the descriptions, but overall this is a mystery which does whatís expected of it.
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