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Nov 29

2018

Weyrwood — Advance in Society and defy your daemon overlords!

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that Weyrwood, 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 Omnibus app. It’s 40% off until December 6th! Advance in Society and bargain with creatures in the Wood in a Regency fantasy of manners, daring, and magic. Will you join your daemon overlords in destroying your hometown or will you defy them? Weyrwood is a 174,000 word interactive fantasy novel by Isabella Shaw, where your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based—without graphics or sound effects—and fueled

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Nov 26

2018

Author Interview: Isabella Shaw, “Weyrwood”

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

Advance in society and bargain with creatures in the Wood in a Regency fantasy of manners, daring, and magic. Will you join your daemon overlords in destroying your hometown or will you defy them? Weyrwood is a 174,000 word interactive fantasy novel by Isabella Shaw, where you play a fledgling member of the shabby-genteel, returned from your education to disentangle your inheritance from your small town’s oblique magical property laws. I sat down with Isabella to talk about the inspirations for her game and the world of the creatures who inhabit it. Weyrwood releases this Thursday, November 29th.  Your world is roughly

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Nov 22

2018

New Hosted Game! The Butler Did It by Daniel J. Elliot

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Life in Port Terris is tough. There’s never quite enough to eat, nor quite enough work, and your friends have a nasty habit of being snatched up by the Constables and their bots. When the majordomo of a Great House offers you employment, a warm bed, and all the food you can eat, it’s a tempting offer. Never mind that the alternative is a long stay in the City Dungeons. It’s 40% off until November 29th! The Butler Did It is a 300,000 word interactive novel by Daniel J. Elliot,

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Nov 22

2018

New Hosted Game! Critical Mass: The Bridge by Michael Meillarec

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! The world has ended in atomic flame. You are a lone warrior on your way to the mythic Crescent City – a center of civilization and even democracy and the degenerate wasteland. But to get there, you must first barter for the right to cross the Bridge. Will you collapse under the weight of mutant beasts and conniving wastelanders? Or will you prove your mettle and fulfill your mission? It’s 33% off until November 29th! Critical Mass: The Bridge is a post-apocalyptic 160,000 word interactive novel by Michael Meillarec, and

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Nov 16

2018

Stronghold: A Hero’s Fate — Defend your people from invading monsters!

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

We’re proud to announce that Stronghold: A Hero’s Fate, 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 Omnibus app. It’s 33% off until November 23rd! Defend your stronghold from invading monsters and lead your people to glory! Rule your territory, punish your enemies, and build your legacy in an epic fantasy tale that spans decades. Stronghold: A Hero’s Fate is a 250,000-word interactive fantasy novel by Amy Griswold and Jo Graham, where your choices control the story. It’s entirely text-based—without graphics

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Nov 13

2018

Author Interview: Amy Griswold and Jo Graham, “Stronghold: A Hero’s Fate”

Posted by: Mary Duffy | Comments (0)

Monsters have plagued your valley for as long as you can remember. But if anyone can destroy them, it’s you: you’ve already killed a powerful undead lich, and your sovereign was so impressed that he gave you a town in return. As the ruler of this new settlement, you’ll fend off invading goblin armies, flesh-eating bats, and feuding warriors in your quest to build a thriving community in Stronghold: A Hero’s Fate, a new 250,000 word interactive fantasy from Amy Griswold and Jo Graham. I sat down with them to talk about their latest game, and what it is that

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Nov 12

2018

New Hosted Game! Missing Wings by Carlos H. Romero Jr.

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Help restore the missing wings of an archangel in an open-world adventure full of puzzles, games, monsters, loot, gear, resources, and strategy. It’s 25% off until November 19th! Missing Wings is a 140,000 word interactive novel by Carlos H. Romero Jr., 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 male, female, non-binary, or angel. • Challenge a skeleton to a game of chess, but beware the wrath of Mistress Death! • Find your

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Nov 12

2018

New Hosted Game! The Slayer of Evil by Ivailo Daskalov

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Unleash the power and magic of the Divine Feminine and become the bane of evil entities. Discover a world of sword and magic and take its protection from a shadowy force as your own destiny. Prevail over dangers and discover friends among those who call themselves demons. Awaken their Forgotten Goddess and wield her power as your own. Challenge the establishment of the false light. Claim the Prelate’s tiara… or serve its wicked reign. It’s 50% off until November 19th! The Slayer of Evil is a 50,000 word interactive novel

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Nov 08

2018

New Hosted Game! Love at Elevation by Steve Wingate

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (0)

Hosted Games has a new game for you to play! Romance is as easy as one, two…three lovers! Find love and ascend to new heights in your new home of Boulder, Colorado. It’s 33% off until November 15th! Love at Elevation is a 325,000-word interactive romance novel by Steve Wingate. It’s entirely text-based, without graphics or sound effects, and fueled by the vast, unstoppable power of your imagination. You’ve just escaped a toxic relationship and moved to Boulder: hippie mecca (and home of the University of Colorado) a mere forty minutes north of Denver, at the edge of the majestic

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Nov 01

2018

Gilded Rails — Speed dating for the railroad robber baron!

Posted by: Rachel E. Towers | Comments (1)

We’re proud to announce that Gilded Rails, 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 Omnibus app. It’s 33% off until October 8th! It’s speed dating for the railway-tycoon monopolist robber baron! To obliterate your competition, you must marry a suitable partner before time runs out. Gilded Rails is a 340,000-word interactive dating-management novel by Anaea Lay, 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. Some kids

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