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Sophie's Adventure

by David Whyld profile

2003

(based on 6 ratings)
1 member review

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: Unknown
License: Freeware
Development System: ADRIFT
Baf's Guide ID: 2175
IFID: ADRIFT-400-B2EBC41262384DB587533ED547A6220F
TUID: clpc8d5s70z8v63j

Awards

16th Place - 9th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (2003)

3rd Place - ADRIFT End Of Year Comp 2003

Editorial Reviews

>VERBOSE -- Paul O'Brian's Interactive Fiction Page

I think the best thing that could happen to Sophie's Adventure would be if it were scaled back considerably (say to a size that is finishable in two hours), tested and proofread much more thoroughly, and entered in the comp in that tighter and stronger form. Too late for all of that now -- I won't be returning to this game after the way it aggravated me -- but these lessons can be learned for future games, by this author and others.
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A massive adrift game with text dumps and pop culture references, August 1, 2017
by MathBrush
Related reviews: 2-10 hours
This was David Whyld's first IFcomp game.

This game is just really, really big, with tons of conversations and features.

It's just too big; page after page of text dumps make it difficult to pay attention to what you're trying to do.

It involves a fantasy land where everyone references american pop culture and you learn DnD spells.

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