Home | Profile - Edit | Your Page | Your Inbox Browse | Search Games   |   Log In

Download



death.z5
For all systems. To play, you'll need a Z-Machine Interpreter - visit Brass Lantern for download links.
death.z5
original competition entry
For all systems. To play, you'll need a Z-Machine Interpreter - visit Brass Lantern for download links.
readme.txt
Author's notes
walk.txt
Walkthrough

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 Feeds

New member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page

Death to my Enemies

by Jon Blask (as Roody Yogurt) profile

Joke/Surreal
1999

(based on 5 ratings)
1 member review

About the Story

"A tale of revenge and high-larious hijinx. Warning: consists heavily of low-brow humor and strong language. Not recommended for children and what not." [--blurb from Competition '99]

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: 419
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 6
Baf's Guide ID: 683
IFIDs:  ZCODE-1-990930-5085
ZCODE-419-030309-C652
TUID: r65yuipqtv1hzxlw

Awards

29th Place - 5th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (1999)

Editorial Reviews

Baf's Guide


Another ifMUD in-joke game, and the jokes are very in--if you're only an occasional MUD visitor, you're not likely to get much out of this. Beyond that, plenty of bugs--lots of things don't act the way they should. The in-jokiness and bugginess combine to make this almost entirely incomprehensible.

-- Duncan Stevens

>VERBOSE -- Paul O'Brian's Interactive Fiction Page

The author announces that he plans to put out a "hopefully less buggy version of the game" after the competition is over. This is a good idea, of course, but I think that even after such a version emerges, it will only appeal to a limited audience. Basically, if you hang out on ifMUD a lot, you might enjoy it. If, on the other hand, you're like me... you probably won't.
See the full review

Tags

- View the most common tags (What's a tag?)
(Log in to add your own tags)

Member Reviews

5 star:
(0)
4 star:
(0)
3 star:
(2)
2 star:
(1)
1 star:
(2)
Average Rating:
Number of Reviews: 1
Write a review


1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
A short, duct tape fueled spy game, May 22, 2016
In this game, you wander through 6 rooms with duct tape and the corpse of your sidekick.

You can tape various things to each other, and interact in a few ways with the corpse. Many responses are coded, but many other natural things are not coded.

Some people have said this is an IFMud in joke, which would make sense, because the game doesn't make much sense.

Overall, it is descriptive, but not very funny.

Death to my Enemies on IFDB

Polls

The following polls include votes for Death to my Enemies:

Games with multiple endings by tggdan3
Obviously not counting "death" as an ending, but non-successful ends can count if there are other successful ends. Variation in endings should at least vary the ending somewhat (as opposed to be an extra word or two).

Links




This is version 4 of this page, edited by Jonathan Blask on 3 June 2011 at 8:43pm. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item