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
Birmingham IV, by Peter Emery November 23, 2018
The Origin of Madame Time, by Mathbrush November 23, 2018
Bogeyman, by Elizabeth Smyth November 23, 2018
Footnotes in Ashes, by Jeremy M. Gottwig July 10, 2017
J. J. Guest's Play Lists
Played GamesEscape from Dinosaur Island, by Richard Pettigrew
And You May Find Yourself, by VPC
Bullhockey!, by Bill F Lindsay (as B F Lindsay)
Murder at the Manor, by Obter9
+ = x, by Chandler Groover
Wish ListBest Laid Plans, by David Whyld
Alice Aforethought, by Hanon Ondricek
A NEAR DAWN - PROLOGUE, by Leonid Pilchin
Sub Rosa, by Joey Jones, Melvin Rangasamy
Tass Times in Tonetown, by Michael Berlyn and Muffy Berlyn