Have you played this game?You can rate this game, record that you've played it, or put it on your wish list after you log in.
Playlists and Wishlists
RSS FeedsNew member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page
About the StoryA story told at the crossroads of levity and destiny!
|Average Rating: |
Number of Reviews: 1
Write a review
A Pop-Tart of a game, July 5, 2013
by Jim Kaplan (Jim Kaplan has a room called the location. The location of Jim Kaplan is variable.)Play it if: you have five minutes to waste on some light humor.
Don't play it if: words like "light", "humor", and "waste" are not what you're looking for in IF at the moment.
The entries for the 2012 Hugo Comp come across as relatively polished Speed IF (though, frankly, most IF comes across as polished Speed IF). Not a whole lot of consequence, but enough fleshing-out to create a beginning, middle, and end, which is more than can be said for a lot of other games of this length and depth.
The game itself is almost to small to really bother talking about. Suffice it to say that the main form of humor is an exploitation of the mild-mannered protagonist's alcohol-induced bravado. This livens up what would otherwise be a fairly dull setting - which, not coincidentally, emulates how a lot of people actually experience alcohol...
Party Arty has little ambition and doesn't make any pretense of being a serious work, and is all the more fun as a light distraction for it.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No
More Options| Add a comment
If you enjoyed Party Arty, Man of La Munchies...
Related GamesPeople who like Party Arty, Man of La Munchies also gave high ratings to these games:
|The Next Day, by Jonathan Blask|
Average member rating: (4 ratings)
"Sometimes the time after is just as important as the time with." The Next Day is an experimental, slice-of-life mood piece.
|Knight Orc, by Pete Austin|
Average member rating: (17 ratings)
|Leather Goddesses of Phobos, by Steve Meretzky|
Average member rating: (56 ratings)
And now... the next exciting episode of humanoids in space! How did you, a regular at Joe's Bar in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, end up on a Martian moon? Can you prevent the hideous space creature from abducting the naked heiress? Why does...
PollsThe following polls include votes for Party Arty, Man of La Munchies:
This is version 4 of this page, edited by Doug Orleans on 9 March 2017 at 3:18pm. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item