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 FeedsNew member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page
About the Story1981: Robert Lafore, inventor of the term "interactive fiction", creates a computer game named "His Majesty’s Ship Impetuous". A tale of derring-do on the high seas, set in an Horatio Hornblower milieu.
2011: Jimmy Maher plays his way through the game as part of his ongoing Digital Antiquarian series. Coincidentally, he's also trying out ChoiceScript at the time. The result? A game originally intended for the TSR-80, with a rudimentary parser, is now implemented as a fun and straightforward browser game.
Though you may find life on the open seas to be more difficult than you'd imagined...
If you enjoyed “His Majesty’s Ship Impetuous” ...
Related GamesPeople who like “His Majesty’s Ship Impetuous” also gave high ratings to these games:
|Babel, by Ian Finley|
Average member rating: (127 ratings)
In this game, you play as an amnesiac inside Babel, an abandoned Arctic facility devoted to biological research. You soon discover that you have the unusual ability to witness scenes from the past by touching various glowing items. But...
|A·L·I·E·N - La aventura, by Ricardo Pérez López y Manuel Millán Ruiz y Francisco J. Roldán Domínguez y Manuel I. Monge García y Antonio Matiola Ortiz y Francisco Picazo Millán|
Average member rating: (1 rating)
Desde hace casi tres años, el Gobierno ha estado utilizando una rica mina de Vibrantium en el planeta 2003 UB313, pero llevamos quince días sin tener noticias de la colonia minera situada en el planeta....
|Age of Fable, by James Hutchings|
Average member rating: (16 ratings)
Age of Fable is a free role-playing game which you play through your web browser. Its style is deliberately 'retro', based on the gamebooks whose popularity peaked in the 80s such as Fighting Fantasy, Lone Wolf, Tunnels and Trolls, and...
This is version 3 of this page, edited by Teaspoon on 12 June 2016 at 7:45pm. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item