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Apr 03

2014

Announcing “Trial of the Demon Hunter”

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (4)

We’re proud to announce that Trial of the Demon Hunter, the latest in our Hosted Games label of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Trial of the Demon Hunter is an interactive fantasy novel by Samuel Harrison Young where your choices control the story. Battle against the forces of evil and embark on a perilous journey to avenge your decimated village alongside your shape shifting companion. We hope you enjoy playing Trial of the Demon Hunter. We encourage you to tell your friends about it, and

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Feb 21

2014

Announcing “Tin Star” — The Biggest Interactive Novel Ever Made

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (4)

We’re proud to announce that Tin Star, the latest in our Hosted Games label of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Tin Star is an interactive western mystery novel by Allen Gies (author of Marine Raider and Apex Patrol) where your choices control the story. The game is entirely text-based–without graphics or sound effects–and powered by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. It’s also the biggest interactive novel ever made, as far as we know. A single playthrough from beginning to epilogue can run over

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Dec 20

2013

Announcing “Choice of the Deathless” — You’re not the bad guy. You’re just his lawyer.

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (6)

We’re proud to announce that Choice of the Deathless, the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Battle demons and undead attorneys, and win souls to pay back your student loans! At the elite demonic-law firm of Varkath Nebuchadnezzar Stone, you’ll depose a fallen god, find romance, and maybe even make partner, if you don’t lose your own soul first. “Choice of the Deathless” is a necromantic legal thriller by Max Gladstone, Campbell Award-nominated author of

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Dec 16

2013

Coming December 20th: “Choice of the Deathless” by Max Gladstone

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (2)

On Friday, December 20th, we’ll release our last game of the year under the “Choice of Games” label: “Choice of the Deathless,” by Max Gladstone, Campbell Award-nominated author of “Three Parts Dead” and “Two Serpents Rise.” Battle demons and undead attorneys, and win souls to pay back your student loans! At the elite demonic-law firm of Varkath Nebuchadnezzar Stone, you’ll depose a fallen god, find romance, and maybe even make partner, if you don’t lose your own soul first. Our beta testers are giving it rave reviews; I have a very good feeling about this one. To be notified when

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Dec 15

2013

Spring Thing 2014 — Deadline Approaching

Posted by: Dan Fabulich |

It’s almost time for the annual Spring Thing interactive-fiction competition! The Thing is designed to create a place for longer, more polished games (which means it has often featured a more select set of entrants than the IF Comp) but is open to any new, completed interactive fiction. You need to pay a $7 fee to enter, but there are cool prizes. In some years there have been over $1000 of prizes! To enter, you’ll need to submit an “intent to enter” by March 1, and submit your entry fee and your finished game by April 9. Be sure to

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Dec 06

2013

Announcing: “Reckless Space Pirates” and “Zombie Exodus Part V”

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (7)

Choice of Games has two announcements to make. First, Reckless Space Pirates, the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Second, we’re announcing that Zombie Exodus Part V: Resolution is now available under our “Hosted Games” program as a $0.99 in-app purchase for iOS and Android, and Kindle Fire. This special sale price will only last until December 20th, when the price will increase to $1.99 for Part III, Part IV, and Part V (each). The

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Nov 18

2013

Fundraiser for Typhoon Relief

Posted by: Adam Strong-Morse | Comments (0)

Paolo Chikiamco, author of Slammed! and resident of Manila, is participating in Authors for the Philippines to raise money for the relief effort after the typhoon. Support a good cause, and you could get your name featured in Slammed! http://authorsforphilippines.wordpress.com/2013/11/17/439-a-name-of-your-choice-in-slammed-the-pro-wrestling-interactive-fiction-game/

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Nov 15

2013

Defend the town from outlaws and city slickers in “Showdown at Willow Creek”

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (3)

We’re proud to announce that Showdown at Willow Creek, the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Saddle up and defend the town of Willow Creek from nefarious outlaws and city slickers! It all starts when a rancher’s daughter goes missing, and it ends at the showdown at Willow Creek, where greed, lust, science, and Mother Nature will face off at high noon. “Showdown at Willow Creek” is the interactive western mystery novel by Alana Joli

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Nov 01

2013

In November, Write an Interactive Novel with Us!

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (5)

Have you ever wanted to write an interactive novel? November is National Novel Writing Month or “NaNoWriMo” for short. This year, thousands of authors will write 50,000 words of fiction between November 1st and November 30th. Of course, most NaNoWriMo authors will write traditional linear novels this year, but we’d like to invite you use ChoiceScript to write an interactive NaNoWriMo novel. ChoiceScript is a simple programming language for writing multiple-choice games (MCGs) like ours. Writing games with ChoiceScript is easy and fun, even for authors with no programming experience. And you won’t be alone! A number of authors on

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Oct 25

2013

Choice of Games Presents “The ORPHEUS Ruse” — Leap from Mind to Mind to Find Your Missing Body

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (3)

We’re proud to announce that The ORPHEUS Ruse, the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and, via the Chrome Web Store, Windows, OS X, and Linux. Infiltrate the enemy as a psychic spy, leaping from body to body by touch! But when your own body is stolen, you’ll race against time to find it before your mind disintegrates. “The ORPHEUS Ruse” is the thrilling interactive spy novel by Paul Gresty, where your choices determine how the story proceeds. The game is entirely text-based–without graphics or sound

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