J. J. GuestLondon, England
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I am the author of a number of IF games including To Hell in a Hamper and Alias 'The Magpie', winner of IFComp 2018.
I first discovered IF in the Eighties, playing and writing games on the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro. After 12 years in the wilderness, I rediscovered it in 2002.
IF Blog: jjguest.blogspot.com
Author photograph by Lesley Burdett Photography
Interactive Fiction by J. J. Guest
|Alias 'The Magpie', by J. J. Guest (2018)|
Sir Rodney Playfair, gentleman thief, has a simple plan: impersonate a psychiatrist, infiltrate a country house, steal a priceless Egyptian scarab and make it back to London in time for cocktails....
|Escape from the Crazy Place, by J. J. Guest, Loz Etheridge and friends (2006)|
You've been locked in a padded cell for no obvious reason with only a deranged hamburger-eating clown for company. The cell doesn't even have a door. So begins an adventure that will take you to...
|Goldilocks is a FOX!, by J. J. Guest (2002)|
Staggering back from yet another wild student party, blonde bombshell Goldilocks decides to take a shortcut through the enchanted forest. All she really wants is a nice hot bowl of porridge and...
|Renegade Brainwave, by J. J. Guest (2010)|
"Beware! Beware! Take care! For you are about take part in an interactive story that will reveal the terrifying truth behind the mysterious Soviet space programme! Revelations of incredible horrors...
|To Hell in a Hamper, by J. J. Guest (2003)|
Professor Pettibone, eminent Victorian balloonist, has a problem. He can't get it up. His balloon that is. If he can't reach an altitude of 20,000 feet, and soon, both he and his mysterious...
|Yak Shaving for Kicks and Giggles!, by J. J. Guest (2008)|
You are Steve Goodwin. You're a regular guy, young, successful, dynamic. But a nagging question gnaws at your soul, undermines your joy at your success and interferes with the very business of...
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Reviews by J. J. Guest
The Fifth Continent, by Daniel Gunnell July 20, 2019
The Kingdom of Klein, by Melvyn E. Wright and Dave M. Johnson July 19, 2019
a short walk in the spring, by Amorphous May 2, 2019
Draculaland, by Robin Johnson April 29, 2019
J. J. Guest's Play Lists
Played GamesTWO, by Chris Ainsley
Heretic's Hope, by G. C. Baccaris
Zozzled, by Steph Cherrywell
Through Time and Space, by Amy Clare Fontaine
Neighbourhood Necromancer, by Gavin Inglis
Wish ListHabeas Corpus, by G.C. Baccaris
In the Service of Mrs. Claus, by Mathbrush
Let's Go Eat, by Tom McHenry
Molly and the Butter Thieves, by Alice Grove (as Cosmic Hamster)
Ether, by MathBrush