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

Download

There are no known download links for this game.

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

Arram's Tomb

by James Beck

Fantasy
2019

(based on 9 ratings)
2 member reviews

About the Story

The brave companions enter the old wizard's tomb in search of wealth and adventure. Many have done so before but no-one has ever returned. Direct barbarian, cleric, mage and thief towards great wealth and survival of the trials of Arram's tomb.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: October 1, 2019
Current Version: Unknown
License: Freeware
Development System: Twine
IFID: Unknown
TUID: ue3b6b1brekztml0

Awards

65th Place - 25th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (2019)

Tags

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

Member Reviews

5 star:
(0)
4 star:
(1)
3 star:
(1)
2 star:
(5)
1 star:
(2)
Average Rating:
Number of Reviews: 2
Write a review


2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
A D&D-esque party plunder a tomb, October 9, 2019
by MathBrush
Related reviews: 15-30 minutes
This game is strongly D&D-inspired (possibly through intermediate inspirations like Diablo or CRPGs).

You're in a party with a mage, a barbarian, a cleric and a thief. You're plundering a tomb, and you have to choose which of three paths to take. Taking them in the right order with the right strategy can grant you success!

The formatting could use work. All the paragraphs run together, and they need more line breaks (I think you can do that in Twine by adding a completely blank line between paragraphs).

The only woman in the party exists only to be an object of affection, which is disappointing.

This game isn't really trying to push any boundaries or grow beyond its sources, but it it has many of the essentials of a good D&D adventure.

Things you don't notice until they are absent., December 2, 2019
This entry reminded me of the little pain-in-the-ass details that are necessary to fix a gameís presentation. After you spend so much time actually writing your story, and then the effort of coding and testing the interactive components, it feels like going back to change up paragraph breaks and whatnot is one of the least useful things you can do.

Formatting is a tedious, thankless job, but itís essential if you want an audience to connect with your work. I understand the authorís choice to cut that particular corner, but it undermined the final piece.

If you're willing to work through the presentation issues, it's a competent story about a group exploring a dungeon.

If you enjoyed Arram's Tomb...

Related Games

People who like Arram's Tomb also gave high ratings to these games:

Worldsmith, by Ade McT
Average member rating: (26 ratings)
The Septem Tower has held steady in the Manifold, the space between time and the Real, for billenia. Populating the Tower are the Anemoi, a race of beings so far advanced that they hold the power of life and death over all Lifeforms in...

Remedial Witchcraft, by dgtziea
Average member rating: (9 ratings)
Lina is a first year student studying magic. Lina isn't doing very well at her classes. Lina is apprenticing for the Witch of Howling Woods because no one else would take her. Tonight, Lina has messed up (she contends some blame should...

Fat Fair, by AKheon
Average member rating: (5 ratings)
A strange boy in backwater Finland wants to establish his own amusement park, or so it seems. This game features a character-driven story, flexible gameplay mechanics, multiple endings and a lack of common sense. Contains crass humor....

Suggest a game

Links




This is version 1 of this page, edited by CMG on 5 October 2019 at 10:00pm. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item