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May 20

2016

Choice of the Pirate — Plunder ghost ships for cursed treasure!

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that “Choice of the Pirate,” the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for Steam, iOS, and Android. It’s 25% off until May 27th! Plunder ghost ships for cursed treasure! Battle the Crown Navy, sea monsters, and other bloodthirsty pirates on a quest to rival the Pirate King himself! “Choice of the Pirate” is a fast-paced swashbuckler of an interactive novel by Alana Joli Abbott, author of “Choice of Kung Fu” and “Showdown at Willow Creek.” Your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based—165,000 words, without graphics or

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May 16

2016

Author Interview: Alana Abbott on Choice of the Pirate

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (1)

COG author Alana Abbott (Choice of Kung Fu, Showdown at Willow Creek) sat down with me over email to trade a couple questions about her experiences writing Choice of the Pirate which lands in stores this Friday, May 20th.   How did this game come about? I was especially impressed with your nautical knowledge and some of the sailing-related stuff. I’ve always loved pirate mythology, and even after I grew up enough to realize that real-world piracy involved a lot of preying on innocent people, the legends remained a delight. I love the swashbuckling action of pirate movies. I really

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May 11

2016

Bid on a new auction lot in our 2016 charity auction!

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

Our 2016 charity auction is still ongoing. You can bid to name your own character in one of our upcoming games until the auction closes on Thursday, May 19th. Today we’re announcing the addition of a new seventh auction lot! Name a Fallen God in “Exile of the Gods” The Gods of Xylhis have been banished to the Western Lands by their own mortal servants. Now you, the Champion, have been charged with returning the fallen deities to power, and punishing those who betrayed them. Will you carry out your mission as planned, or find a way to free your

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May 06

2016

New Hosted Game! Starship Adventures by Adrao, Doctor, Eric Moser, Felicity Banks, and Jac Colvin

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! You’re a naturally heroic and quick-thinking space captain flying a starship from world to world while keeping your hair groomed to perfection. It’s your duty to keep the engine running, the scotch flowing, the crew happy, and your outfit looking fabulous. There’s carnivorous flora, deceptive aliens, space anomalies, horrifying creatures, and too many arch enemies to keep track of them all! Can you survive? Starship Adventures is a 50s-style sci-fi interactive comedy novel; a collaboration coordinated and edited by Felicity Banks. It’s entirely text-based—60,000 words, without graphics or sound effects–and

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May 06

2016

New Hosted Game! Doomsday on Demand by Norbert Mohos

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Survive in the demolished district after the nuclear bombings. Face mutants born of the nuclear radiation, while dealing with what humans are left in the struggle for the hope to end your living nightmare. Decide who you’ll trust and overcome the challenges that await you. Doomsday on Demand is an interactive novel by Norbert Mohos. Your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based–102,000 words, without graphics or sound effects–and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. Enjoy a 102,000-word novel filled with action, drama, and tough decisions. Face

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Apr 29

2016

New Hosted Game! “Gambling with Eternity” by Ashlee Sierra

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Gambling with Eternity is a ghost story starring you! Explore the afterlife, discover the secrets of a mysterious Agency of spirits, and terrify anyone who gets in your way. But be careful—make the wrong choice, and you could meet a fate worse than death. Will you gamble an eternity? Engage in a 50,000-word paranormal story of morality, mystery, adventure, and daring confrontation. Create a unique and memorable personality by customizing a variety of distinctive traits like name, gender, job title, physical description, and more. Play multiple times to experience all

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Apr 25

2016

Name your own character in our 2016 charity auctions

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (1)

Choice of Games is proud to announce that we’re auctioning off cameos in six of our most anticipated games; proceeds will go to My Friend’s Place, an organization that assists and inspires homeless youth to build self-sufficient lives. The auctions close on Thursday, May 19th. Name a Fallen God in “Exile of the Gods” (NEWLY ADDED MAY 11th) The Gods of Xylhis have been banished to the Western Lands by their own mortal servants. Now you, the Champion, have been charged with returning the fallen deities to power, and punishing those who betrayed them. Will you carry out your mission

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Apr 22

2016

The Sea Eternal — What will you sacrifice for immortality?

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that “The Sea Eternal,” the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for Steam, iOS, and Android. It’s 25% off until April 29th! In the enchanted underwater City of Glass, what will you sacrifice for immortality? Love, memories, freedom? Will you take freedom from others to win your heart’s desire? Dive into a world of mermaids, mermen, and other merfolk, where every character has secrets, and nothing is what it seems! “The Sea Eternal” is an epic interactive fantasy novel by Lynnea Glasser, author of “Creatures Such as

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Apr 22

2016

“It’s Killing Time” on Steam

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

We’re happy to announce that one of our bestselling games, “It’s Killing Time,” is now available on Steam for Windows, Mac, and Linux. (It’s still available on iOS and Android, too.) Travel the world, meet interesting new people, and assassinate them for money! “It’s Killing Time” is an ultra-violent 140,000-word interactive novel by Eric Bonholtzer, where your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based—without graphics or sound effects—and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. Earn respect, reputation, and wealth as a hired assassin. You’ll be dressed to kill, driving an exotic car with outlandish weapons in the

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Apr 22

2016

New Hosted Game! “Best of Us” by Teo Kuusela

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (1)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! It’s the dawn of superpowers! Grab a cape and stand with the first generation of heroes as they struggle to join society and vanquish a criminal conspiracy, or lay the foundation to become the first villain. “Best of Us” is an interactive novel by Teo Kuusela, author of “Lords of Aswick.” Your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based–127,000 words, without graphics or sound effects–and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. Choose your powers: freeze your opponents, or carry them to the skies. Don your very own

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