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Oct 22

2020

Way Walkers: University and Way Walkers: University 2 Out Now on Steam With New 150,000-word Halloween Additional Content!

Posted by: Kai DeLeon | Comments (0)

Hosted Games is proud to present an update and expansion to Way Walkers: University by J. Leigh! First, both Way Walkers: University and Way Walkers: University 2 are out now on Steam, and Way Walkers: University has a brand new content expansion. In this massive, 150,000 word new Way Walkers Adventure co-written by Mac J Rea, unlock four new chapters to explore how the magical city of Tar’citadel celebrates Halloween–or as they call it, the Night of the Thinned Veil: when anyone can see ghosts and spirits, be they Talented or no! It’s 25% off until Oct 29th! The Embassy

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Oct 15

2020

Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure—Dazzle humanity or destroy it as a magic fox!

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure, 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 October 22nd! Dazzle humanity or destroy it as a magical, two-tailed fox! Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure is a 250,000-word interactive fantasy novel by Amy Clare Fontaine, 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. Seek the mystical Star Ball that will

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Oct 12

2020

Author Interview: Amy Clare Fontaine, Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

Dazzle humanity or destroy it as a magical, two-tailed fox! Seek the mystical Star Ball that will grant you immortality. Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure is a 250,000-word interactive fantasy novel by Amy Clare Fontaine. I sat down with Amy to talk about the joy of writing about animals. Fox Spirit releases this Thursday, October 15th. Today you can Wishlist it on Steam Play the demo on our website Pre-order the game on the Apple App Store (Note: you will be charged for your purchase now, and automatically receive the game on Thursday.) This is your first foray into interactive

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Oct 09

2020

New Hosted Game! Too Different by Andrew Kenneth Specter

Posted by: Kai DeLeon | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Unravel the mysterious past of your parents and homeland while journeying through four unique lands! As you travel, you may discover friendship, love, or things better left unknown…But whatever you decide, you will change the world forever, or understand what it means to truly be too different. It’s 40% off until Oct 16th! Too Different is a 200,000 word interactive science-fantasy novel by Andrew Kenneth Specter, 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. Play as

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Oct 02

2020

Crème de la Crème wins XYZZY Awards (so we’re putting it on sale)

Posted by: Dan Fabulich | Comments (0)

On Wednesday, Crème de la Crème by Hannah Powell-Smith won the annual XYZZY Awards, winning in the “Best Game,” “Best Writing,” and “Best Story” categories. (“Best Game” was a tie with Zozzled by Steph Cherrywell; “Best Story” was a tie with Turandot by Victor Gijsbers.) To celebrate, we’re putting Crème de la Crème on sale! It’s 30% off until October 9 on Steam, iOS, Android, and on our website. The XYZZY Awards celebrate the best interactive fiction of the previous year, and is decided by popular vote among the interactive fiction community. We’re extremely grateful to the entire community for

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Oct 01

2020

New Hosted Game! Demon: Recollect by B’athala

Posted by: Kai DeLeon | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Become the villain who will save the world! Awaken from your slumber and get thrown into the world of 2100. As you recollect your memories–together with a sentient sarcastic sword–you will battle heroes and don the mask of a villain. But will you succumb to the Demon within, or unleash your ancient wrath? It’s 40% off until Oct 8th! Demon: Recollect is an 186,000-word interactive novel by B’athala. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. As a villain on

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Sep 24

2020

Out now! Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

In partnership with World of Darkness and Paradox Interactive, Choice of Games is proud to announce the release of Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road now available on Steam, iOS, and Android. It’s 20% off until October 1st! Furthermore, as a special offer, if you purchase Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road by 11:59pm PDT on September 25th, we’ll unlock the options to play as Clan Tremere or Caitiff, “Usurpers and Outcasts,” for free. (Note: Steam purchasers who purchase during the release day period automatically have the DLC, no need to send us a receipt!) The elders have entrusted you,

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Sep 21

2020

Author Interview: Kyle Marquis, Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

The elders have entrusted you, an elite vampire courier, to deliver their secrets. Can you outrun the hunters, the other drivers, and the rising sun? Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road is a 650,000-word interactive novel by Kyle Marquis. I sat down with Kyle to talk about writing in the World of Darkness shared story universe, and Kyle’s abiding love for the opera. Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road releases this Thursday, September 24th. You can play the first three chapters for free now. As a special offer, if you purchase the game on release day, and send us your

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Sep 17

2020

Giveaway! Unlock clans for free in Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

We’re super excited for the release of Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road on September 24th! As a special offer, if you purchase Vampire: The Masquerade — Night Road by 11:59pm PDT on September 25th, you can email us a copy of the receipt and we will credit you the “Usurpers and Outcasts IAP,” featuring the options to play as Tremere or Caitiff, for free. Experience Vampire: the Masquerade — Night Road as one of the Usurpers, vampires who have stolen the secrets of blood sorcery; or play as an Outcast, a vampire who has no clan—a condition that can

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Sep 16

2020

New Hosted Game! Hero or Villain: Battle Royale by Adrao

Posted by: Kai DeLeon | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Battle other heroes and villains in a gladiatorial contest to become the galaxy’s champion. Hero or Villain: Battle Royale is the second book of this epic saga, picking up from the epilogue of Hero or Villain: Genesis. It’s 40% off until Sept 23rd! Kidnapped from planet Earth by the mysterious Lanista and forced to fight in the Battle of Champions, you will have to balance your training with fighting injustice in an alien world…or becoming a criminal yourself! Hero or Villain: Battle Royale is a 253,000 word interactive novel by

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