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! Take care! Taking the role of transvestite Detective Frank Douglas, you and your clown partner are about to learn the terrifying truth behind the ill-fated Mexican space programme.
|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 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
Scout's Honour, by Gareth Pitchford December 12, 2018
J. J. Guest's Play Lists
Played GamesGet Your Gun, Dragonfly, by palimrya
The Fifth Continent, by Daniel Gunnell
The Kingdom of Klein, by Melvyn E. Wright and Dave M. Johnson
Dodgy Geezers, by Peter Jones, Trevor Lever, and Valerie Saunders
The Lost Crystal, by Melvyn E. Wright
Wish Listtombs of earth and oak, by Tobias Paul
queer (re)collections, by Tobias Paul
The Amazing Maze, by Daniel Gunnell
Gateway to Karos, by Derek Haslam
Mirror of Khoronz, by Derek Haslam