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95ntif.exe       Inform and TADS starters' pack for Windows 95 and NT,
                 by Werner Punz. Self-extracting archive.

AB10.exe         Adventure Blaster 1.0, by Eric O'Dell.
                 Adventure Blaster is a Win95 front-end to ten games selected
                 as a good introduction to Interactive Fiction for novices.
                 It makes getting started with IF easy by providing an automated
                 installer, a user-friendly interface, and an extensive help
                 system including reviews, hints, solutions, walkthroughs, FAQs,
                 and an excellent introductory tutorial.
                 Windows 95 self-installing program.

Beginner.txt     A Beginner's Guide to Interactive Fiction, by Joe W Aultman.

BeginnersIF.pkg  A Beginner's Guide to Interactive Fiction, by Joe W Aultman,
                 converted to the Newton book format by Eric Brown.

FamiAdv.exe      Family Adventures: a collection of interactive fiction for children.
                 Packaged for Windows by Dr. Fransois Raccozi.
                 This package contains 10 interactive fiction (text adventure) games,
                 selected specifically for children and family-friendly play.

InformJumpStartKit_1_0_en.zip
                 The Inform Jump Start Kit, English version 1.0, packaged by
                 Max Kalus. The archive includes the Inform compiler for
                 Win32, the Inform library and links to useful web pages.

InformJumpStartKit_3_0_de.zip
                 The Inform Jump Start Kit, German version 3.0, packaged by
                 Max Kalus. The archive includes the Inform compiler for
                 Win32, the German translation of the Inform library and
                 links to useful web pages.

ashes.exe        A large interactive fiction starter kit, with 50 games that
                 range in difficulty from beginner to expert, plus the
                 interpreters needed to run them. Self-extracting Win32
                 archive, compiled by Michael Fare for a magazine about games
                 for the blind. 

fifstart.tar.gz  Fredrik's Interactive Fiction Starter's Kit, Unix version,
                 by Fredrik Ramsberg.  The kit consists of the games
                 The Sound of One Hand Clapping, The One That Got Away,
                 John's Fire Witch, Theatre, Gumshoe and Nine Points.
                 It also contains source code to build interpreters for the
                 games (AdvSys, TADS and Z-code), general instructions on
                 how to play IF games, and a solution for Nine Points.

fifstart.lha     Fredrik's Interactive Fiction Starter's Kit, Amiga version,
                 by Fredrik Ramsberg.  The kit consists of the games
                 The Sound of One Hand Clapping, The One That Got Away,
                 John's Fire Witch, Theatre, Gumshoe and Nine Points.
                 It also contains interpreters for the games (AdvSys, TADS
                 and Z-code), general instructions on how to play IF games,
                 and a solution for Nine Points.

fifstart.sit     Fredrik's Interactive Fiction Starter's Kit, Macintosh
                 version, by Fredrik Ramsberg. The kit consists of the games
                 The One That Got Away, John's Fire Witch, Theatre, Gumshoe
                 and Nine Points. It also contains interpreters for the games
                 (TADS and Z-code), general instructions on how to play IF
                 games, and a solution for Nine Points.

fifstart.zip     Fredrik's Interactive Fiction Starter's Kit, PC version,
                 by Fredrik Ramsberg.  The kit consists of the games
                 The Sound of One Hand Clapping, The One That Got Away,
                 John's Fire Witch, Theatre, Gumshoe and Nine Points.
                 It also contains interpreters for the games (AdvSys, TADS
                 and Z-code), general instructions on how to play IF games,
                 and a solution for Nine Points.

if-einfuehrung.pdf
                 A German introduction to interactive fiction and its basic
                 concepts, aimed at beginners, by Joerg Rosenbauer.

if_floppies.zip  A compact, menu-driven collection of 44 classic Z-Code games
                 on three bootable floppies, for x86-compatible computers.
                 Various free licenses; all games available elsewhere on the
                 Archive. Release 1. Compiled by Daniel Gaskell.

ifpcd2005.zip    IF Promotional CD for Windows, July 2005 Edition. An ISO
                 image of a CD containing ready to run interpreters and a
                 selection of games (all of whose authors have given
                 permission), assembled by David Cornelson. Included are
                 interpreters for TADS, Z-code, Hugo and Glulx games, along
                 with the following games:
                   Heroes (Sean Barrett)
                   9:05, Textfire Golf, I-0, Photopia, Shrapnel and Varicella (Adam Cadre)
                   Sunset Over Savannah (Ivan Cockrum)
                   Risorgimento Represso (Michael Coyne)
                   Sting of the Wasp (Jason Devlin)
                   A Bear's Night Out (David Dyte)
                   All Hope Abandon, Square Circle (Eric Eve)
                   All Things Devours (half sick of shadows)
                   Babel and Kaged (Ian Finley)
                   Losing Your Grip (Stephen Granade)
                   Muse: An Autumn Romance (Christopher Huang)
                   All Roads, The Mulldoon Murders and The Mulldoon Legacy (Jon Ingold)
                   Blue Chairs (Chris Klimas)
                   The Fire Tower (Jacqueline A. Lott)
                   Ad Verbum and Winchester's Nightmare (Nick Montfort)
                   Curses, Jigsaw and The Meteor, The Stone And A Long Glass Of Sherbet (Graham Nelson)
                   Earth And Sky and Earth And Sky 2: Another Earth, Another Sky, and
                 Earth and Sky 3: Luminous Horizon (Paul O'Brian)
                   The Dreamhold, Hunter, in Darkness, Shade, So Far, The Space Under the Window,
                 Spider And Web and A Change In The Weather (Andrew Plotkin)
                   Moments Out of Time (L. Ross Raszewski)
                   For a Change (Dan Schmidt)
                   Fallacy of Dawn and Necrotic Drift (Robb Sherwin)
                   Galatea, Metamorphoses, Pytho's Mask and Savoir Faire (Emily Short)
                   The Edifice (Lucian Smith)
                   Scavenger (Quintin Stone)
                   Guilty Bastards (Kent Tessman)
                   Adventure / Colossal Cave
                   Dungeon

ifpcd2010.zip    IF Promotional CD for Windows, March 2010 Edition. An ISO
                 image of a CD containing ready to run interpreters and a
                 selection of games (all of whose authors have given
                 permission). This edition is a refresh of David Cornelson's
                 earlier edition, updated by Robb Sherwin for distribution
                 at PAX East, 2010.

ifstart.lha      Interactive Fiction Starter Kit, Amiga version,
                 by Russ Bryan and Bill Hoggett.
                 Contents: Curses and Unnkulian Unventure I as examples of
                 Inform and TADS games, respectively; interpreters for both
                 types; complete solutions to both games; and an annotated
                 transcript of the first 50 moves through Curses.

ifstart.sit      Interactive Fiction Starter Kit, Macintosh version,
                 by Russ Bryan.
                 Contents: Curses and Unnkulian Unventure I as examples of
                 Inform and TADS games, respectively; interpreters for both
                 types; complete solutions to both games; and an annotated
                 transcript of the first 50 moves through Curses.
                 (Note on unnkulian1.sol in the Macintosh version:
                  this file is displayed as a Word document, but in fact it is
                  plain ASCII text, so just drag it on BBEdit or any other
                  appropriate program.)

ifstart.zip      Interactive Fiction Starter Kit, PC version, by Russ Bryan.
                 Contents: Curses and Unnkulian Unventure I as examples of
                 Inform and TADS games, respectively; interpreters for both
                 types; complete solutions to both games; and an annotated
                 transcript of the first 50 moves through Curses.

ninepts.z5       Nine Points:
                 A Demonstration of an Interactive Fiction Game,
                 by Robert Janelle and Brad O'Donnell.
                 Release 12 / Serial number 961127
                 You need a Z-code interpreter to play this game, several of
                 which are in the Starter Kits listed above.
                 [file is linked to games/zcode/ninepts.z5]

play-if-card.tar.gz
                 An IF-for-beginners card that was created for the People's
                 Republic of Interactive Fiction Hospitality Suite at
                 PAX-East 2010 to give beginners an idea of what commands
                 will work. Created by Andrew Plotkin and Lea Albaugh.

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95ntif.exe1996-11-23 05:00 1.3M
AB10.exe1998-06-09 04:00 2.8M
ashes.exe2001-01-14 11:42 8.5M
Beginner.txt1997-02-25 05:00 28K
BeginnersIF.pkg2001-02-03 23:35 99K
FamiAdv.exe2016-12-06 01:26 2.4M
fifstart.lha1996-12-05 05:00 692K
fifstart.sit1997-03-12 05:00 772K
fifstart.tar.gz1996-12-06 05:00 899K
fifstart.zip1996-12-02 05:00 674K
if-einfuehrung.pdf2004-12-18 17:21 254K
if_floppies.zip2017-04-02 07:09 4.1M
ifpcd2005.zip2005-07-26 04:43 59M
ifpcd2010.zip2010-04-21 18:47 72M
ifstart.lha1996-12-05 05:00 609K
ifstart.sit1996-10-13 04:00 514K
ifstart.zip1996-10-13 04:00 478K
Index2017-04-02 17:44 9.1K
InformJumpStartKit_1_0_en.zip2001-12-09 14:34 241K
InformJumpStartKit_3_0_de.zip2002-08-15 15:28 327K
ninepts.z51996-11-27 05:00 73K
play-if-card.tar.gz2010-04-10 05:16 1.0M

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