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The Escapist

by Rick Dague

2008

(based on 1 rating)
1 member review

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: December 28, 2008
Current Version: 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
IFID: F297D6FD-FB76-4FB6-8541-FB45615CCEFE
TUID: af5avho6z6u7hgnu

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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful:
Short old-school puzzler, July 24, 2012
by Karl Ove Hufthammer (Bergen, Norway)
This is a short old-school puzzle-based escape game. The descriptions are minimal, and there is no story to speak of, except the story implied by the items in – and missing from – your inventory. The puzzles all make sense, and are not too difficult. There are a few minor ‘guess the verb’ situations, where the game could have been more understanding, but this is not a big problem, and is easily solved by rephrasing. A simple and short game, that, because of the minimal descriptions and few objects and rooms, perhaps might work well as an introduction to puzzle-based IF.

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