Archives

Archive for the Blog Category

Posts: 554

Jan 26

2023

New Witch in Town—Make friends and cast spells in your magical small town!

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that New Witch in Town, the latest in our popular “Choice of Games” line of multiple-choice interactive-fiction games, is now available for Steam, Android, and on iOS in the “Choice of Games” app. It’s 33% off until February 2nd! Make friends, cast spells, and uncover secrets in your magical small town! Will you preserve the forest or let the town grow? New Witch in Town is a 750,000-word interactive YA fantasy novel by Grace Card. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. When you were

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Blog

Jan 23

2023

Author Interview: Grace Card, New Witch in Town

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

Make friends, cast spells, and uncover secrets in your magical small town! Will you preserve the forest or let the town grow? New Witch in Town is a 750,000-word interactive YA fantasy novel by Grace Card. I sat down with Grace to discuss her work and writing process. New Witch in Town releases this Thursday, January 26th. You can play the first three chapters today for free. The world of New Witch is such a fun place to spend time. How did you conceive of it? My original thought when I first started planning the game was that it would

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Blog

Jan 19

2023

FORTUNE the FATED — by Zachary Sergi

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! TO UNLOCK ANCIENT SPELLS NEEDED TO DEFEND THE GALAXY, CAN YOU NAVIGATE FANTASY QUESTS, NOIR CASES, HEROIC COMPETITIONS, DYSTOPIAN WORLDS & SPACE HEISTS? It’s 40% off until January 26th! FORTUNE the FATED is a 130,000-word interactive novel by Zachary Sergi that continues the saga of the Sergiverse. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. In a galaxy that faces an insidious invasion, an elite squad has been trained to scour remote and exotic planets for the secret powers capable

Continue Reading…

Announcements

Jan 12

2023

True Faith! A Major Update for “Vampire: The Masquerade — Out for Blood”

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that one of our bestselling games, Vampire: The Masquerade — Out for Blood has a new major update, available now, and we’re putting the whole game on sale to celebrate. In Vampire: The Masquerade — Out for Blood, you’ll gather your allies to hunt the vampires that terrorize your town. In today’s major update, the full powers of True Faith await you. Regardless of what deity you invoke or which beliefs you follow, you now have the opportunity to call upon True Faith to put vampires in their place! Besides fire and sunlight, Kindred fear nothing

Continue Reading…

Announcements, World of Darkness

Jan 05

2023

The Fernweh Saga: Book One by Aelsa Trevelyan

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (1)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Some homecomings feel more like rude awakenings, but this one will become a waking nightmare. Find love while exposing the secrets of your eerie hometown! It’s 33% off until January 12th! The Fernweh Saga: Book One is a 600,000-word interactive, romantic thriller novel by Aelsa Trevelyan. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. Return to a small town that you now feel a stranger in. It has been years since you were sent away following the tragic house fire

Continue Reading…

Announcements

Jan 05

2023

Balance of Superpower 2: Tricentennial by Rustem Khafizov

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Manage a team of aspiring heroes while being an aspiring hero yourself and compete to graduate from Sage Academy as a full-fledged crime-fighter! Attend classes, fight supervillains, go on wacky adventures and, of course, befriend or romance one of your fellow students! Oh, but do make sure the world does not end, okay? This sequel to 2020’s Balance of Superpower is 37% off until January 12th! Balance of Superpowers 2: Tricentennial is a 730,000-word interactive superhero romance novel by Rustem Khafizov. It is entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects,

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Hosted Games

Jan 05

2023

Arthur: A Retelling by Isabel Azeredo

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new FREE game for you to play! This epic reimagining of Arthurian legend takes you from humble life as an English squire with an attitude problem to a mythical dreamscape of possibilities, meeting many familiar (and not-so-familiar) faces along the way. It’s 33% off until January 12th! Arthur: A Retelling is a 30,000-word medieval adventure that allows you to play as as Arthur themself (the gender is up to you) as you discover your own path to greatness and decide what you want to be. Embark on a quest of self-discovery with thrilling action and plenty

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Hosted Games

Jan 03

2023

Everything’s on sale before we raise our prices in 2023!

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

All of our games are on sale as part of the 2022 Steam Winter Sale, with discounts up to 40% off. The sale ends January 5th. On or around January 5th, we plan to raise prices on most of our games on all platforms. (It’s been years and years since we’ve done a general price increase, but inflation has finally caught up to us.) That means that if you buy our games on Steam during the Winter Sale, you’ll receive the lowest possible price. We’ll never offer a deal this good again! We’d especially like to invite you to buy

Continue Reading…

Announcements

Dec 29

2022

The Passenger by Jime Rolón

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Do you like monsters? Do you think they are the best part of their respective movies, books, and shows? Then you have to play The Passenger. It’s 30% off until January 5th! The Passenger is a 380,000-word interactive cosmic horror novel by Jime Rolón. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. When your eldritch existence is threatened by another unthinkable creature, you find yourself jumping dimensions to escape your ghastly fate. Safe for now, your moment of respite is

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Hosted Games

Dec 29

2022

Mage Elite by Teemu Salminen

Posted by: Jason Stevan Hill | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new FREE game for you to play! Year 2031, Earth. After 20 years of war with the Zenos, a ruthless alien species, humanity has barely survived. Born with the greatest magic potential in all of humanity, it’s up to you to turn the tide! It’s 33% off until January 5th! Mage Elite is a thrilling 40,000-word interactive science fantasy novel by Teemu Salminen, 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. Choose your gender. Play as the strongest mage, leading humanity to

Continue Reading…

Announcements, Hosted Games

Subscribe by E-mail