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

Download


son1.gam
For all systems. To play, you'll need a TADS 2 Interpreter - visit tads.org for interpreter downloads.
son1.sol
Walkthrough
Walkthrough and map
by David Welbourn

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

The Sea of Night

by G. Kevin Wilson

Space Exploration
1997

(based on 2 ratings)
No member reviews yet - be the first

About the Story

In this small game, you play as a cargo driver of a one-person spaceship, The Shooting Star. While en route to Io, your ship collides with something and you crash inside the landing bay of an alien ship. Your future is about to change.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: Release 2
License: Freeware
Development System: TADS 2
Baf's Guide ID: 196
IFID: TADS2-FA87008B023B0D4E88701D1B1E13A0FD
TUID: 8uxkgjfo3vzzt8d9

Editorial Reviews

Baf's Guide


Starcross in miniature. In the middle of a routine flight to Io, you find yourself on a collision course with a large and distressingly organic spaceship. Only by mastering its systems can you reach home again. Very short - feels like an intro to the promised sequel - but well-crafted.

-- Carl Muckenhoupt

SynTax
Sea of Night is a rather short, but quite enjoyable mini space saga programmed with TADS. It covers all of 14 locations, and although space scenarios are not usually my favourite type of adventuring, SON is such a small game that it easily held my interest to the end.
See the full review

Tags

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

If you enjoyed The Sea of Night...

Related Games

People who like The Sea of Night also gave high ratings to these games:

Kaged, by Ian Finley
Average member rating: (46 ratings)
""But my madness speaks: It will but skin and film the ulcerous place, Whilst rank corruption, mining all within, Infects unseen." Welcome to the Citadel of Justice. The Inquisitor is waiting." [--blurb from Competition Aught-Zero]

Theatre, by Brendon Wyber
Average member rating: (74 ratings)
Your job as a real estate agent brings you into contact with many old buildings, but none are quite like the old theatre that has stood deserted for almost thirty years. After visiting it with some prospective buyers, you discover that...

Chickens of Distinction, by Liza Daly
Average member rating: (5 ratings)
"You find yourself in a cheezy chicken suit, working for the minimum coin outside a fast-food joint. Can things get worse? Well, you can't find North ..." [--blurb from The Z-Files Catalogue]

Suggest a game

Links




This is version 4 of this page, edited by David Welbourn on 20 August 2015 at 9:46am. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item