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500 Apocalypses

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IF Only: Games of Mystery and Discovery from IF Comp 2016

IF Comp 2016 is still running, and I'm back to suggest a few more possible highlights if you're interested in trying out the games. I am not going to have a chance to cover nearly all of the 58 entrants in this column, though, so I strongly encourage you to check out the site, pick out some games that interest you, and possibly even vote.…

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500 Apocalypses: An Alien Interactive Fiction Memorial

Following Emily's reminder that this year's Interactive Fiction Competition entries are now playable I started to browse and found a curious and enjoyable piece called 500 Apocalypses [entry page] by Phantom Williams. It's a fictional in-browser museum/garden curating the apocalypses of various societies as translated from an extraterrestrial resource. There's also a cool FAQ which augments the experience nicely, toying with the fact/fiction distinction.

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