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Uncle Rovarsson's Beginner's Must-Plays.

Recommendations by Rovarsson (Belgium)

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1. Glowgrass, by Nate Cull (1997)
Average member rating: (90 ratings)
Rovarsson says:

I don't see this one on any other newbie list but it would be my very first recommendation. It's engaging, easy, well written.

2. Brain Guzzlers from Beyond!
by Steph Cherrywell
(2015)
Average member rating: (58 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

Fun with gloopy aliens. Menu-based conversations, straightforward puzzles.

3. The Lost Labyrinth of Lazaitch
by Larry Horsfield
(2019)
Average member rating: (2 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

A taste of oldschool fantasy.

4. Earth and Sky
by Paul O'Brian
(2001)
Average member rating: (76 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

Perfect for experimenting with some non-standard verbs and just playing around with your super-powers.

5. Fragile Shells
by Stephen Granade
(2010)
Average member rating: (46 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

IF-room escape in space. Straightforward interconnected puzzles.

6. Metamorphoses
by Emily Short
(2000)
Average member rating: (113 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

Great implementation, great puzzles. Many different solutions. Deep symbolism.

7. Yes, Another Game with a Dragon!, by John Kean (2000)
Average member rating: (25 ratings)
Rovarsson says:

Old-school parody. Hilarious, but beware, it's harder than it looks at first.

8. Firebird
by Bonnie Montgomery
(1998)
Average member rating: (27 ratings)

Rovarsson says:

A russian folktale. Excellent for honing the essential Adventure skills: Read, Explore, Examine.


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