Index: if-archive/games/zcode

This directory contains games in Infocom Z-Machine format, NOT games published by the company Infocom.

The games here can be played with an Infocom game interpreter; look in infocom/interpreters for a version for your system. Source code of the games, if available, can be found in games/source/inform.


10 Subdirectories

danish
dutch
french
german
italian
old

Older versions of some of the games in this directory.

russian
slovenian
spanish
swedish

782 Files

404-Life_not_found.zblorb [25-May-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: 404 - Life not found

404- Life not found, by Evan Derby. Release 1 / Serial number 110524

69105Keys.zblorb [02-Mar-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: 69,105_Keys

69,105 Keys, a one room game by David Welbourn. Release 1 / Serial number 090302 (source code is in games/source/inform/69105Keys.inf)

7doctors.z5 [09-Dec-2018]
IFDB entry

The Seven Doctors, an Interactive Fiction Adventure based on the BBC TV show Doctor Who, by David Burke. Release 1 / Serial number 981219

905.z5 [02-Aug-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: 9:05

9:05 by Adam Cadre, Version 1.1 (2012.0724). (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/905.exe)

905notes.txt [03-Jan-2000]

Brief notes on 9:05, by Adam Cadre

9Dancers.zip [18-Jul-2004]
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IFDB entry

The Nine Dancers (Larsoft Adventure number 4). Originally written by G.H. Larsen (1986) and converted to Inform by William Stott. Release 2 / Serial number 040718 (the original BBC version is in games/bbc/9Dancers.zip)

A1RL0CK.z5 [02-Apr-2023]
IFDB entry

A1RL0CK, a Puny Interactive Science Fiction, by Marco Innocenti. Release 3 / Serial number 230402

A_Cock_and_Bull_Story.zblorb [02-Apr-2017]
IFDB entry

A Cock and Bull Story, by Theodore "Ted" C. Lim. Release 1 / Serial number 170401 (glulx version is in games/glulx/A_Cock_and_Bull_Story.gblorb)

aasmasters.z5 [10-Apr-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: AAS Masters

AAS Masters, in which all is revealed, by "David Banner." (Actually by Stephen Granade.) Ported by Adam Biltcliffe. (the original AAS version of this game is in games/aas/aasmasters.aas)

Accuse.zblorb [23-Mar-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Accuse

Accuse, a small replayable puzzle by David A. Wheeler. Release 4 / Serial number 070321

Acheton.z8 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Acheton

Acheton, by David Seal, Jonathan Thackray and Jonathan Partington (Cambridge University, 1978-80). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked to phoenix/games/zcode/Acheton.z8]

acorncourt.z5 [04-Sep-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Acorn Court

The Acorn Court, An Interactive Text Adventure by Todd S. Murchison Release 3 / Serial number 970904

Acrobat.zblorb [11-Jan-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Mysterious Case of the Acrobat and His Peers

The Mysterious Case of the Acrobat and His Peers, an Interactive Mystery, by Amanda Tien. Release 2 / Serial number 090111

across.zip [29-Mar-2010]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: Across The Stars

Across the Stars, a Science Fiction Adventure, by Infodarkness Productions. Release 4 / Serial number 100329 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/zcode/across/across.z8, and source code is in games/source/inform/acrossthestars.zip)

adamsinform.zip [29-Mar-1998]
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IFWiki: Adventureland, Pirate Adventure, Secret Mission, Voodoo Castle, The Count, Strange Odyssey, Mystery Fun House, Pyramid of Doom, Ghost Town, Savage Island, Part I, Savage Island, Part II, Golden Voyage, Sorcerer of Claymorgue Castle, Return to Pirate's Island, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai, The Hulk, Spiderman

17 Scott Adams adventures and a sample mini-adventure, all converted from ScottFree to Inform (.z5):

  • Adventureland
  • Adventureland (sample version)
  • Buckaroo Banzai
  • The Count
  • Ghost Town
  • The Golden Voyage
  • The Hulk
  • Mystery Fun House
  • Strange Odyssey
  • Pirate Adventure (aka Pirate's Cove)
  • Pyramid of Doom
  • Return to Pirate's Isle
  • Savage Island, Part I
  • Savage Island, Part II
  • Secret Mission (aka Mission Impossible)
  • Sorcerer of Claymorgue Castle
  • Spiderman
  • Voodoo Castle

[file is linked from scott-adams/games/zcode/adamsinform.zip]

Addendum.zblorb [11-Jun-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Flawed Addendum

Flawed Addendum, by Jalbum. Release 1 / Serial number 080611

adv440.z8 [01-May-2016]

Adventure II, the 44 point version of Adventure aka Colossal Cave, by Jack Pike and Peter Luckett, from 1978, converted to C99 and compiled as Z-code with a modified vbccz compiler by Arthur O'Dwyer.

adv550.z8 [01-May-2016]

Adventure 3, the 550 point version of Adventure aka Colossal Cave, by Dave Platt, from 1979, converted to C99 and compiled as Z-code with a modified vbccz compiler by Arthur O'Dwyer.

adv551.z8 [11-Nov-2017]

Adventure 6, aka Colossal Cave, extended to ~500 points (David Long, 1979-1980) and then to 551 points (Doug McDonald, 1985-1990), converted to C99 and compiled as Z-code with a modified vbccz compiler by Arthur O'Dwyer (2014-2017).

advent.z3 [03-Oct-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

Adventure aka Colossal Cave, the original 350 points version ported to ZIL by Jesse McGrew, based on ealier work by Graham Nelson and Dave Baggett, with some elements of the original Fortran version restored. Release 1 / Serial number 151001 (source code is in infocom/compilers/zilf/old/zilf-0.7.zip)

Advent.z5 [20-Oct-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

Adventure aka Colossal Cave, the original 350 points version ported to Inform by Graham Nelson, based on Dave Baggett's TADS reconstruction "Colossal Cave Revisited". Release 9 / Serial number 060321

advent.z6 [23-Nov-2001]
IFDB entry

Adventure aka Colossal Cave, the original 350 points version ported to Inform by Graham Nelson, based on Dave Baggett's TADS reconstruction "Colossal Cave Revisited". This version (based on Graham's release 5) has been recompiled as a Version 6 game by Jason Penney, using his V6Lib Inform library. Release 10 / Serial number 011123

advent.z8 [01-May-2016]

Adventure aka Colossal Cave, the original 350 points version. This is Don Knuth's CWEB implementation, converted to C99 and compiled as Z-code with a modified vbccz compiler by Arthur O'Dwyer.

Advent_Crowther.z8 [18-Jan-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

Adventure aka Colossal Cave, by William Crowther. This is Will Crowther's original, pre-Woods 1976 game, ported to Inform 7 by Chris Conley. Release 4 / Serial number 150118 (source code is in games/source/inform/Advent_Crowther_source.txt)

Adventure_Time.zblorb [01-Jul-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure Time

Adventure Time, by Derek O'Neill. Release 1 / Serial number 110111

Adventureland.z5 [21-Mar-2024]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventureland

Scott Adams' Adventureland, ported to Inform by Graham Nelson. Release 4 / Serial number 970902. (source code is in infocom/compilers/inform6/examples/Adventureland.inf)

adverbum.z5 [05-Sep-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Ad_Verbum

Ad Verbum, written by Nick Montfort. Release 11 / Serial number 060905 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/adverbum/adverbum.z5)

affront.zip [01-Mar-2004]
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IFDB entry

Annoyotron IV: Affrontotron, by Joe Mason. Release 1 / Serial number 040226

Aisle.z5 [28-May-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Aisle

Aisle, an instant in the life of a man, by Sam Barlow. Release 1 / Serial number 990528

alice3.z5 [02-May-2003]
IFDB entry

Alice Through the Looking Glass, version 3, the first room of a game based on the Lewis Carroll book. Written by Gareth Rees, and updated for Inform 6 by David Cornelson. Release 1 / Serial number 030501

AllRoads.z5 [19-Nov-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: All Roads

All Roads, by Jon Ingold. Winner of the 2001 IF Competition. Release 1 / Serial number 011119 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/AllRoads/AllRoads.z5)

AlongTheRiver.z5 [30-Jun-2010]
IFDB entry

Along the River, an unlikely slice of life, by Matthew Alger. Release 1 / Serial number 100630

Alpha.z5 [19-Oct-1998]
IFDB entry

Journey to Alpha Centauri (In Real Time), an Interactive Waste of Time, by Julian Fleetwood. Release 3 / Serial number 981017

Ambassadors_Daughter.z8 [25-May-2015]
IFDB entry

The Ambassador's Daughter, a Brief Romance, by Stormchild. Release 2 / Serial number 150525

amish.z5 [03-Jun-2002]
IFDB entry

Amishville, a plain adventure. A parody of Amissville, by Jacob Amman. Release 1 / Serial number 020603

amiss.z5 [10-Apr-2002]
IFDB entry

Amissville, by "A.P. Hill". Release 1 / Serial number 020409 (This is a parody of the actual Amissville)

anchor.z8 [07-Feb-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Anchorhead

Anchorhead: an Interactive Tale of Lovecraftian Horror, by Michael S. Gentry Release 5 / Serial number 990206

AndAHippoNewYear.z8 [10-Feb-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: And a Hippo New Year

And A Hippo New Year, an interactive holiday tale, by Adri. Release 2 / Serial number 130210

Andromeda_Genesis.z8 [10-Jun-2019]

Andromeda Genesis, a Space Afterpiece, by Joey Jones. Release 1 / Serial number 130701

animals.z5 [15-Mar-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Animals

Animals 1.1, a logic and observation word puzzle, written for the C-40 ZCode competition by David Fisher.

annoy.z5 [28-Aug-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Annoyotron

Annoyotron, The Most Annoying Game of All Time, by Ben Parrish Release 1 / Serial number 990127

AOTYRZ.z5 [27-Aug-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Attack of the Yeti Robot Zombies

Attack of the Yeti Robot Zombies, by Oyvind Thorsby. Release 0 / Serial number 060825

Aphasia_Quest.zblorb [27-Apr-2015]

Aphasia Quest, by Kat, Nick, and Jonah. Release 1 / Serial number 150426

Apollo18+20.zip [28-Mar-2012]
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IFDB entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry
IFWiki: Apollo 18+20: The IF Tribute Album, Dig My Grave, I Palindrome I, She's Actual Size, My Evil Twin, Mammal, The Statue Got Me High, Spider, The Guitar (The Lion Sleeps Tonight), Dinner Bell, Narrow Your Eyes, Hall of Heads, Which Describes How You're Feeling, See the Constellation, If I Wasn't Shy, Turn Around, Hypnotist of Ladies, Fingertips: Everything Is Catching On Fire, Fingertips: Fingertips, Fingertips: I Hear the Wind Blow, Fingertips: Hey Now, Everybody, Fingertips: Who's That Standing Out the Window, Fingertips: I Found a New Friend, Fingertips: Come On and Wreck My Car, Fingertips: Aren't You the Guy Who Hit Me in the Eye?, Fingertips: Please Pass the Milk Please, Fingertips: Leave Me Alone, Fingertips: Who's Knockin' on the Wall?, Fingertips: All Alone, Fingertips: What's That Blue Thing Doing Here?, Fingertips: Something Grabbed Ahold of My Hand, Fingertips: I Don't Understand You, Fingertips: I Heard a Sound, Fingertips: Mysterious Whispers, Fingertips: The Day That Love Came to Play, Fingertips: I'm Having a Heart Attack, Fingertips: Fingertips (Reprise), Fingertips: I Walk Along Darkened Corridors, Space Suit

Apollo 18+20: The IF Tribute Album, honouring the 1992 album Apollo 18, by They Might be Giants. Each game represents one of the tracks on the album. [file is linked from games/glulx/Apollo18+20.zip]

appall.z5 [22-Apr-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Appallatron

Appallatron: Annoyotron 3, by Sean Barrett. An unofficial sequel to Annoyotron and Aggravatron. Release 1 / Serial number 020422

Arid_and_Pale.zblorb [01-May-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Arid and Pale

Arid and Pale, version 2, by Michael R. Bacon. (source code is in games/source/inform/Arid_and_Pale.txt)

Asylum.z5 [21-Jul-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Asylum (by cpuguy)

Asylum, by cpuguy. Release 1 / Serial number 090721

atrocitron.z5 [23-Dec-2016]
IFDB entry

Atrocitron, An Interactive Puzzlebox, by Michael C. Martin. Release 1 / Serial number 161215 (source code is in games/source/inform/Atrocitron.zip)

ats.z8 [24-Sep-2001]
IFDB entry

A Tight Spot, A Z-machine Sokoban by Quim K. Holland. Release 1 / Serial number 000001 (source code is in games/source/inform/atssrc.tar.gz)

AtWork.z5 [05-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Danger! Adventurer at Work!

Danger! Adventurer At Work! originally written by Simon Avery using The Quill. Ported to Inform by Duncan Cross. Release 1 / Serial number 000705

Aug4.z8 [31-Mar-2020]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Augmented Fourth

Augmented Fourth, an Interactive Performance, written by Brian Uri. Release 4 / Serial number 200401 (source code is in games/source/inform/Aug4Source.zip)

Avon.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Avon, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1982). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Avon.z5]

awaken.z5 [27-Jul-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Awakening

The Awakening, by Dennis Matheson. A horror game based loosely on the work of H.P. Lovecraft. Release 1 / Serial number 980726 (source code is in games/source/inform/awaken.inf)

awitl.z5 [15-Feb-1998]
IFDB entry

A Week In The Life, An Interactive Self, by Neil James Brown. Release 3 / Serial number 980215

ayac.z5 [12-Sep-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Are_You_A_Chef?

Are You A Chef? An interactive ifMUD-saving, by Adam Biltcliffe. Release 1 / Serial number 010107

b2demo.z5 [11-Feb-1997]
IFDB entry

Pick up the Phone Booth and Die, Part 2, an interactive demonstration by R. Noyes. Release 2, Serial number 961017

B7_Snare.z8 [22-Nov-2018]
IFDB entry

Snare, an interactive Blake's 7 adventure, by Andrew Williams. Release 1 / Serial number 150118

baby_tree.zblorb [12-May-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Baby_tree

baby tree, version 1, by Lester Galin.

back2wakeup.zip [12-Mar-2008]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: Back_to_WakeUp

Back to WakeUp, a Backpacker Tale by Daniel Roperto. Release 1 / Serial number 080313. Created as a part of Lab2, Computer Game Design course, UTS, Australia. Archive includes game file, source and a walkthrough. [file is linked to games/source/inform/back2wakeup.zip]

BackToTheFuture-MartyQuest.zblorb [30-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Back_to_the_Future:_Marty_Quest

Back to the Future - Marty Quest: an adventure through time, by George Gipe, Ryan North and Hulk Handsome. Release 3 / Serial number 120430

Backup.zblorb [04-Dec-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Backup

Backup, an Interactive System Failure, by Gregory Weir. Release 1 / Serial number 091204

Balances.z5 [19-Dec-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Balances

Balances, An Interactive Short Story by Graham Nelson. Release 5 / Serial number 961216

BaldersDeath.zblorb [07-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Balder's_Death

Balder's Death, by Wynne Lok. Release 1 / Serial number 111107

ballerina102.z8 [29-Nov-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Not Just An Ordinary Ballerina

Not Just an Ordinary Ballerina, An Interactive Seasonal Shopping Emergency, written by Jim Aikin. Release 1 / Serial number 991128

balt24.zip [01-Aug-1997]
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IFDB entry

Baltimore:24, An Exercise in Interactive Fiction by Howard A. Sherman. Z5 game file and README. Relase 2 / Serial number 970706

bathtub.z5 [09-Apr-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: There's_a_Snake_in_the_Bathtub

There's a Snake in the Bathtub, a Test of Patience, by Edward Griffiths. Release 1 / Serial number 060409

bazic-0.1.zip [15-Feb-2002]
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IFDB entry

baZic version 0.1, an implementation of BASIC for the Z-Machine, by David Given. The Z-Code file includes the interpreter and several example BASIC programs. (source code is in games/source/inform/bazic-0.1.tar.gz)

bear.z5 [23-Feb-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A_Bear's_Night_Out

A Bear's Night Out, an Interactive Children's Story by David Dyte. Release 5 / Serial number 990224 (the original competition entry and a solution are in games/competition97/inform/bear/)

bedlam.z5 [11-Jul-1997]
IFDB entry

Bedlam, An Interactive Preview by Michael Zey. Release 1 / Serial number 970711

BedTime.zblorb [29-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry

Bed Time, by Charlie the Spiffy. Release 1 / Serial number 120324

BeingAndrewPlotkin.zblorb [24-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Being Andrew Plotkin

Being Andrew Plotkin, by J. Robinson Wheeler. Release 2 / Serial number 080423 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/bap/bap.z5)

BeingSteve.zblorb [19-May-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Being Steve

Being Steve, An Interactive Fiction by Anonymous. Release 1 / Serial number 060519

beneath.z5 [07-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Beneath: a Transformation

Beneath: a Transformation, by Graham Lowther. Release 2 / Serial number 080107 (source code is in games/source/inform/beneath.inf, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/zcode/beneath/Beneath.z5)

Beyond_txt.zip [19-Jan-2010]
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IFWiki: Beyond

Beyond, an IF by Mondi Confinanti. Created by Roberto Grassi, Paolo Lucchesi and Alessandro Peretti. Text-only version. Release 5 / Serial number 100115 (a graphical version is in games/glulx/Beyond.zip, an Italian version is in games/zcode/italian/Beyond_txt.zip, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2005/glulx/beyond/)

BibleRetold.z5 [27-Aug-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Bible Retold

The Bible Retold: The Bread and the Fishes, a light-hearted adaptation of favourite Bible stories, by Celestianpower and Justin Morgan. Release 8 / Serial number 102283 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/zcode/bibleretold/BibleRetold.z5)

BiCon.zblorb [06-Oct-2010]
IFDB entry

BiCon, an Interactive Infatuation, by "rach". Release 4 / Serial number 101006

Biscuit.z5 [13-Mar-2001]
IFDB entry

Biscuit, An Interactive Funeral by Petar Kanuritch. Release 1 / Serial number 010310

bishoes.z5 [14-May-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Buried In Shoes

Buried In Shoes, by Kazuki Mishima. Release 4 / Serial number 090513 (source code is in games/source/inform/bishoes.zip, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2008/zcode/bishoes/bishoes.z5)

bj.z5 [08-Nov-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Blow_Job_Drifter

Blow Job Drifter, An Interactive You Kno What, by Big Al. Release 5 / Serial Number 981103 WARNING: This game is about oral sex.

BlackNWhiteRag.z5 [19-Mar-2024]
IFDB entry

BLACK'N'WHITE RAG - or, A Study in Something-or-Other, by Jonathan Nowell. Release 1 / Serial number 960730. A runner-up in the 1996 Acorn User Interactive Fiction competition.

blair.z5 [05-May-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Tales From The College Presents A Breath Of Fresh Blair

Tales From The College Presents A Breath Of Fresh Blair, an Interactive In-Joke by Jesse Burneko. Release 2 / Serial number 971119

bluechairs.z5 [29-Dec-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Blue_Chairs

Blue Chairs, by Chris Klimas. Release 2 / Serial number 041229 (source code is in games/source/inform/bluechairs-source.zip and the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/bluechairs/bluechairs.z5)

blues.z5 [19-Jun-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Tinseltown Blues

Tinseltown Blues: A quest for success in Hollyweird, by Chip Hayes. Winner of Adam Cadre's 2002 Spring Comp. Version 1.1 / Serial Number 020618 [file is linked from games/springthing/2002/blues.z5]

bofh.z5 [09-Feb-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: BOFH

The Bastard Operator from Hell, written by Howard A. Sherman, based on the characters created by Simon Travaglia. Release 8 / Serial number 030202 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/zcode/bofh/bofh.z5)

bomber.z5 [08-Dec-1997]
IFDB entry

The Mad Bomber - a Z-Machine version of the classic Bomber game, by Neil James Brown. Needs an interpreter that supports timed input, and an interpreter supporting colour is recommended. Release 3 / Serial number 971123 (source code is in games/source/inform/bomber.inf)

bookvol.z5 [25-Dec-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Book_and_Volume

Book and Volume by Nick Montfort, Release 8, 2005-12-25. Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License 2.5.

booth.z5 [11-Feb-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Pick_Up_The_Phone_Booth_And_Die

Pick up the Phone Booth and Die, a NyQuil nightmare by R. Noyes. Release 619, Serial number 960409

boothdye.z5 [18-Jun-2003]
IFDB entry

Pick up the Phone Booth and Dye, by Eric Schmidt. Release 2 / Serial number 345678 (source code is in games/source/inform/boothdye.inf)

brainofthenightguest.z8 [30-Apr-2017]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Brain of the Night Guest

Brain of the Night Guest, by Colin Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine. Release 1 / Serial number 110312

BrandX.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

BrandX, by Peter Killworth and Jonathan Mestel (Cambridge University, 1983). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson, David Kinder and Richard Bos. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 This game was later released for 1980s home computers as "Philosopher's Quest". [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/BrandX.z5]

break-in.z5 [28-Mar-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Break-In

Break-In, an Interactive Burglary, by Jon Ingold. Release 9 / Serial number 000926

Bronze.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Bronze

Bronze, the demonstration game that accompanies Inform 7, by Emily Short. Release 11 / Serial number 060503

bryantcollection.zblorb [01-Apr-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Bryant Collection

The Bryant Collection, an Interactive Anthology, by Gregory Weir. Release 1.

bse.z5 [11-Jan-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: BSE

BSE, An Interactive Epidemic by Chris Smith. Release 3 / Serial number 970110 Winner of the Acorn User 1996 IF Competition

buccaneers_cache.z3 [22-May-2021]
IFDB entry

Buccaneer's Cache, a PunyJam #1 game, by Wilfried Elmenreich. Release 2 / Serial number 210522

building.z5 [24-Mar-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Building

Building, by Intaligo Productions. Release 17 / Serial number 030706

bunny.z5 [06-Dec-1997]
IFDB entry

The Night of the Vampire Bunnies by Jason Dyer, somewhat a cross between a black comedy and a B-movie, ported from QBASIC to Inform by Patrick Kellum. Release 4 / Serial number 971205 (source code of this version is in games/source/inform/bunny_s.zip; the original BASIC program is in games/source/basic/bunny.zip)

Bureaucrocy.zblorb [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Bureaucrocy

Bureaucrocy, a frustrating tale about paperwork, by Adri. Release 4 / Serial number 141113

burglar.z5 [26-Sep-2001]
IFDB entry

Burglar! A Learning Experience in Inform, by Doug Roberts. Release 3 / Serial number 010925

BurnsNightSupper.zblorb [15-Jan-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Burns Night Supper

Burns Night Supper, by Robert Rothman. Release 1 / Serial number 120124

BurnTheKoranAndDie.zblorb [29-Nov-2010]
IFDB entry

Burn The Koran and Die, a political satire by Poster. Release 1 / Serial number 101128

busted.zip [28-Dec-1994]
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IFDB entry

Busted! A game of high cunning and low humor, by Jon Drukman, ported from AdvSys to Inform by the author. Release 4 / Serial number 941223

byod.zip [15-Sep-2023]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: BYOD

BYOD, by n-n. Release 2 / Serial number 230325. Story file, ancillary material, and Inform 7 source code. (the original Spanish version is in games/zcode/spanish/byod.z8, and the original English IFComp entry is in games/competition2020/Games/BYOD/) [file is linked from games/source/inform/byod.zip]

ByzantinePerspective.zblorb [19-Nov-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Byzantine Perspective

Byzantine Perspective, a Straightforward Burglary, by Lea. Release 1 / Serial number 091119 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2009/zcode/byzantine/byzantine_perspective.zblorb)

cabal.z5 [05-Dec-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Cabal

The Cabal: The Interactive Illuminati, by Stephen Bond. Release 3 / Serial number 041127

Cacophony.z8 [09-Dec-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Cacophony

Cacophony, an interactive stumbling by Owen Parish. Release 4 / Serial number 091209

Calendar.z5 [05-Aug-2007]

Calendar, an Inform 7 abuse by Robert Lozyniak. Release 1 / Serial number 070805

CalmMuteMoving.z5 [13-Jul-2011]
IFDB entry

'Calm, Mute, Moving', an interactive interview, by Sonny Rae Tempest. Release 1 / Serial number 110712

calypso.z5 [26-Jan-2018]
IFDB entry

Calypso, by Dave Footitt. Release 5 / Serial number 140421

candy.z5 [20-Jun-1997]
IFDB entry

Candy, An Attempt at Reliving Childhood, by Rybread Celsius. Beta One. Release 1 / Serial number 970621

cars2.zip [15-Nov-1998]
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IFDB entry

ASCII Cars!!! A game of racing with the imagination by Jorge Arroyo. Includes two versions for different interpreters. Release 1 / Serial numbers 980923 and 981010

Casting.z5 [13-Oct-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Casting

Casting, version 2.1, by 'Trix. Release 2 / Serial number 050707 WARNING: Contains adult content.

castle.z8 [07-Dec-2012]

Castle Adventure! An Interactive Fiction for the not-quite-beginning adventurer - old-school style! by Ben Chenoweth. Release 2 / Serial number 121207 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2012/zcode/castle/original/castle.z8)

CastleOfTheRedPrince.zblorb [27-Feb-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Castle of the Red Prince

Castle of the Red Prince, an interactive land of darkness, by C.E.J. Pacian. Release 7 / Serial number 130227

castles-1.1.z5 [17-Feb-2002]
IFDB entry

Silicon Castles, an Interactive Board Game. "Nearly Working" Version 1.1, by David Given. Release 112 / Serial number 011119 (source code is in games/source/inform/castles-1.1.tar.gz and the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/castles/castles.z5)

CatcherInTheRye.zblorb [11-Jun-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Catcher in the Rye

Catcher in the Rye, an adaptation by Frank Teng. Release 1 / Serial number 060611

catseye.z3 [24-Oct-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Catseye

Cat's Eye, Miniventure #2 by Dave Bernazzani, release 3. "When your uncle Xevion asks you for a favor, you simply can't refuse. But what mysteries lie in his strange house?"

causality.z5 [24-Mar-2004]
IFDB entry

Causality: The Search for Eternal Life, by Hugo Martay. Release 4 / Serial number 240304

CaveAdventure.zip [22-Jul-2007]
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Cave Adventure, by Jazz Remington. Release 1 / Serial number 070718

cavern.z5 [18-Apr-2003]
IFDB entry

Zork: The Cavern of Doom. Originally published in 1983 as a multiple choice adventure book. Written by Steve Meretzky, and translated to Inform by Manfred Pfeiffer. Release 1 / Serial number 030312

caverns.zip [14-Aug-1999]
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IFDB entry

Caverns of Chaos, a multiple-choice adventure. Original written by Paul Martinez and Alison Castro, ported to Inform by Lemonhead. Version 1.6792 Archive includes z-code game file and Inform source. [file is linked to games/source/inform/caverns.zip]

cavetrip.z5 [06-Oct-2009]

The Spelunking Trip: From the House to the Cave and a Trip Around It, by Chris Solaas. Release 2 / Serial number 041225

ccake.zip [27-May-2003]
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IFWiki: Arthur_Yahtzee:_The_Curse_of_Hell's_Cheesecake

Arthur Yahtzee: The Curse of Hell's Cheesecake, An Interactive Tale of Weirdness Within, written by Ben Croshaw. Release 1 / Serial number 000311 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/Ccake.zip)

Chaos.z5 [28-Sep-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Chaos (by Barker)

Chaos, by John Barker. Release 1 / Serial number 090801

chaosgame.zblorb [26-May-2009]

Chaos, by Bloodbath. Release 1 / Serial number 090526

cheater.z5 [28-Sep-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Cheater

Cheater, An Annoying Adventure by Martin Wesley Osam. Release 1 / Serial number 960920

Cheesed_Off.zblorb [17-Jan-2018]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Cheesed Off!

Cheesed Off!, by Hulk Handsome. Release 2 / Serial number 160724

cheeseshop.z5 [30-Dec-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Cheeseshop

Cheeseshop, an interactive re-creation of the sketch from Monty Python's Flying Circus, by David Welbourn. Release 2 / Serial number 021230

cheshire-cat.z5 [13-Oct-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Save_the_Cheshire_Cat

Save the Cheshire Cat! An interactive intrigue originally written in Italian and then translated into English by the game's author, Marco Vallarino. Release 1 / Serial number 141012

chico.z5 [13-Apr-2000]
IFDB entry

Chico and I Ran: Remoteless television, remote possibilities. A CRT romp by J.D. Berry. Release 1 / Serial number 000413 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/chico.exe)

ChildsPlay.zblorb [30-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Child's Play

Child's Play, A child, a toy, and a rival, by Stephen Granade. Release 4 / Serial number 080129

chix.z5 [25-Nov-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Chicks_Dig_Jerks

Chicks Dig Jerks, by Robb Sherwin. Release 2 / Serial number 991124 WARNING: This game contains adult language and situations and is not intended for children. (an MS-DOS version is in games/pc/chix.exe, a Mac version is in games/mac/chix.hqx, and the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/chix/chix.z5)

cia.z5 [19-Jun-1997]
IFDB entry

CIA Adventure by Hugh Lampert, ported to Inform by J. Kevin Thomas, based on a GWBASIC version by Pete Wohlmut. Release 1 / Serial number 961218 This game was originally published by CLOAD Magazine. (source code of this version is in games/source/inform/cia.inf)

claw.z5 [28-Mar-1997]
IFDB entry

Wearing the Claw, an Interactive Fantasy by Paul O'Brian. Release 3 / Serial number 970327 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/claw/claw.z5)

Clean_Air.zblorb [10-Jun-2019]

Clean Air, by Andrew Li. Release 2 / Serial number 190608

Code_Name_Silver_Steel.z8 [19-Jun-2017]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Code Name Silver Steel

Code Name Silver Steel, by Special Agent. Release 3 / Serial number 170619

Coin_toss.zblorb [23-Feb-2015]
IFDB entry

Coin toss, an interactive retrospection, by Simon Deimel. Release 2 / Serial number 150217

coke.zip [01-Apr-1999]
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IFWiki: Coke_Is_It!

Coke Is It! An Inform pastiche of various works of IF, with the added bonus of Coca-Cola product placement by Lucian Smith, Adam Thornton, J. Robinson Wheeler, Michael Fessler, Adam Cadre, Dan Shiovitz, and David Dyte. Release 1 / Serial number 990331

coldiron.z8 [20-Nov-2011]

Cold Iron, a hot summer's tale by Andrew Plotkin (writing as "Lyman Clive Charles"). Release 6 / Serial number 111119 (the original competition entry is in competition2011/zcode/coldiron/original/)

Colonists.zblorb [11-Sep-2013]
IFDB entry

Colonists, by Andrew Fuller. Release 1 / Serial number 130911 (source code is in games/source/inform/Colonists.zip)

coloromc.z5 [10-Jan-2012]
IFDB entry

Color of Milk Coffee, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 1 / Serial number 120110

Comp96.z5 [26-Jun-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: CompXX

An unofficial potential 'front-end' game for the yearly IF competitions, providing easily-accessible information on all the games from the '96 competition, plus the ability to sort the games you can play into a random list. Written by Lucian Paul Smith Release 1 / Serial number 970626

ConanKillEverything.z5 [29-Apr-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Conan Kill Everything

Conan Kill Everything, an interactive massacre by Ian Haberkorn. Release 2 / Serial number 050428

Corrupter_of_Dreams.zblorb [04-Nov-2017]
IFDB entry

Corrupter of Dreams, by Robert Patten. Ectocomp version. Release 1 / Serial number 171029

Cottage.zblorb [15-Jul-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Stuga

Cottage, an English translation of the Swedish game Stuga, translated by Johan Ottosson. Release 1 / Serial number 090715 (the original Swedish game is in games/zcode/swedish/Stuga.zblorb)

Cove.z5 [26-May-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Cove

The Cove, an Interactive Seascape, written by Kathleen M. Fischer. Release 3 / Serial number 000525. The original release won Best of Landscape, Interactive Fiction Art Show 2000 (it is in art/if-artshow/year2000/cove.z5)

creepydemo.zip [18-Mar-2010]
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A Day in the Creepy Life of Bob, by Nicholas Parkanyi. Shareware: this is demo version 0.1. Release 1 / Serial number 100317

CrimeScene.zblorb [24-Jan-2013]

A Crime Scene, a Short Story, by Alireza J. Release 1 / Serial number 130123

CriticalBreach.z8 [20-Aug-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Critical Breach

Critical Breach, an Escape Story, by Grey. Written for the 2010 Jay Is Games "One-Room-Escape" competition. Release 3 / Serial number 130817

Crobe.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Crobe, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1986). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Crobe.z5]

cryptographer.z5 [17-Dec-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Cryptographer

Cryptographer 1.4, a simple code breaking game, written for the C-40 ZCode competition by David Fisher.

CrystalPalace.zip [28-Nov-2011]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Crystal Palace

The Crystal Palace, a fantasy within a mystery within a quiet holiday, by Peter Orme. Release 1 / Serial number 111125

csbb.z8 [30-Jan-2023]
IFDB entry

Crystal and Stone Beetle and Bone, an Interactive Fantasy by Jenny Eriksson. Release 4 / Serial number 130209 "You are the last God. Lornedei is your only true believer. She must help you stop the coming darkness. Can you guide her? Will she follow?"

CtDoom.z5 [20-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry

Countdown to Doom, Copyright 1999 by Peter D. Killworth. Release 1 / Serial number 000920

curses.z5 [24-Oct-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Curses

Curses, An Interactive Diversion by Graham Nelson. Release 16 / Serial number 951024

curses_rel16.txt [26-Oct-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Curses

Description of Curses release 16, by Graham Nelson.

curves.z8 [13-Jun-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dangerous_Curves

Dangerous Curves, an Interactive Whodunit, written by Irene Callaci. Release 9 / Serial number 010613 Note: This game contains very mild swearing and very mild sexual content.

cycles.z5 [22-Feb-2002]
IFDB entry

Vicious Cycles, by Mark Simon. Release 3 / Serial number 020222 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/cycles/cycles.z5)

Cyclops.z5 [05-May-2002]
IFDB entry

The Land of the Cyclops, an experiment by Francesco Cordella. English translation from the Italian by Simone "Sauron" Di Conza. Release 1 / Serial number 020505

D-Day.zblorb [21-Jul-2011]
IFDB entry

D-Day, by Yvette Gilmore. Release 1 / Serial number 110720

Damnatio-Memoriae.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Damnatio Memoriae

Damnatio Memoriae, a story of the Lavori d'Aracne, by Emily Short. Release 5 / Serial number 061008

darkiss1.z5 [22-Mar-2016]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Darkiss! Wrath of the Vampire - Chapter 1: The Awakening

Darkiss! Wrath of the Vampire - Chapter 1: The Awakening. An interactive horror tale by Marco Vallarino. Originally written in Italian and then translated into English. Release 2 / Serial number 160130 (the original English competition entry is in games/competition2015/Darkiss - Chapter 1 - the Awakening/, and the Italian original is in games/zcode/italian/darkiss.z5)

DashSlapneyPatrol.zblorb [10-May-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dash Slapney, Patrol Leader

Dash Slapney, Patrol Leader: a test of scout skills, or your ability to fake them, by Andrew Schultz. Release 3 / Serial number 120510 (source code is in games/source/inform/DashSlapneyPatrolSource.txt)

DayInLife.zblorb [06-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry

A Day in Life, by John Goettle. Release 1 / Serial number 080406

DDIV.z5 [10-Feb-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dutch Dapper IV: The Final Voyage

Dutch Dapper IV: The Final Voyage, a science fiction comedy, written by Harry Hol. Release 11 / Serial number 030207 (an MSDOS executable is in games/pc/DDIV.exe)

Dead_Mans_Grave.zblorb [02-Nov-2015]
IFDB entry

Dead Man's Grave: A Tell Don't Show Mystery, by Jon and Joe. Release 1 / Serial number 151101

Dead_Meat_in_the_Pit.zblorb [04-Jun-2017]
IFDB entry

Dead Meat in the Pit, by Christina Nordlander. Release 1 / Serial number 170527

deadpavane.zblorb [04-Apr-2016]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dead Pavane for a Princess

Dead Pavane for a Princess, by Emily Boegheim. Release 2 / Serial number 131204

deadreck.z5 [31-Jul-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Olvido Mortal

Dead Reckoning, a translation of the Spanish "Olvido Mortal", by Andres Viedma Pelaez. Translated into English by Nick Montfort. Release 1 / Serial number 030730 (the Spanish original is in games/zcode/spanish/Olvido.zip)

Deadsville.zip [11-Aug-2005]
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IFWiki: Deadsville

Deadsville, a Z-Machine Z-Grade Movie Text Adventure, by William McDuff. Archive includes the game and a map. Release 3 / Serial number 081105 (the original competition entry is in games/mini-comps/introcomp/introcomp05.zip)

death.z5 [09-Mar-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Death to my Enemies

Death to my Enemies, an Interactive Tale of Revenge, by Jonathan Blask. Release 419 / Serial number 030309 (the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/death/death.z5)

Debate.z5 [13-Apr-2007]
IFDB entry

Debate, an interactive copy machine by Louis Joyce. Release 1 / Serial number 070412

deephome.z5 [10-Dec-1999]
IFDB entry

Deephome, a Telleen Adventure, The Return: Part 1, written by Joshua Wise. Release 1 / Serial number 991210

degen.z5 [31-Mar-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Degeneracy

Degeneracy, by Leonard Richardson. Version 0.50 / Serial number 010330

dejavu.z3 [14-May-1997]
IFDB entry

Deja Vu, An Interactive Demonstration by Graham Nelson Release 1 / Serial Number 930921 Note: This game is archived here only for its historical interest, being the earliest inform-compiled file known to exist. Do not pester Graham about it!

DeliciousBreakfast.zblorb [29-Jul-2012]
IFDB entry

Delicious Breakfast, an Interactive Breakfast, by Molly G. "You wake up this morning with some Fierce Cravings. You head down to the kitchen for some Delicious Breakfast." This game is a re-implementation of the first text adventure the author completed. It was first released for Glorious Trainwrecks' 529-in-1 Pirate Kart II: Klik Harder. This is release 2, which was included in the IGF Pirate Kart. It contains a small amount of cosmetic improvements to the original release. Release 2 / Serial number 111015

Delusns.z5 [28-Nov-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Delusions

Delusions, an Interactive Self-Discovery by Christopher E. Forman. Release 4 / Serial number 971121. (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/delusns/DELUSION.Z5)

detective.z5 [15-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Detective

Detective, originally by Matt Barringer. This is a straight port to Inform, by Stuart Moore. Release 1 / Serial number 000715 (source code is in games/source/inform/Detectivesrc.zip)

Detention.zblorb [27-Aug-2013]

Detention, an attempt to escape from school, by Hayden Ramm. Release 1 / Serial number 130827

devdoit.z5 [18-Jun-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Devil_Made_Me_Do_It

The Devil Made Me Do It, an Interactive Fiction Morality Check by David A. Cornelson. Release 2 / Serial number 000724 (the original version is in games/mini-comps/speedif/SpeedIF03.zip)

devours.z5 [25-Mar-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: All Things Devours

All Things Devours, by "half sick of shadows" (Toby Ord). Release 3 / Serial number 050325 (source code is in games/source/inform/devours.inf)

dewdrops.z5 [15-Jan-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Within_a_Wreath_of_Dewdrops

Within a Wreath of Dewdrops, or, A Poisoned Zenith. A play by Alphonse de l'Entaille. Release 1 / Serial number 050115

djinni.z5 [17-Nov-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Djinni_Chronicles

The Djinni Chronicles "Undercurrents of Manipulation" written by J.D. Berry. Release 2 / Serial number 001117 (an MS-DOS executable version is in games/pc/djinni.exe, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/djinni/djinni.z5)

dogslife.z5 [15-Oct-1998]
IFDB entry

It's a Dog's Life, an interactive Heeling, by "Mr. WiggleButt". Release 1 / Serial number 981015

doll.z5 [01-Nov-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Zuni Doll

The Zuni Doll: An Interactive Horror Story, by Jesse Burneko. Release 1 / Serial number 971031

Dont_Push_The_Mailbox.z8 [27-Dec-2019]
IFDB entry

Don’t Push The Mailbox, a five minute distraction, by Ralfe Rich. Release 1 / Serial number 191228

dontgo.z5 [19-Jan-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Don't Go

Don't Go, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 1 / Serial number 120119

DontPeeYourself.z8 [16-Mar-2016]
IFDB entry

Don't Pee Yourself! A Toilet Training Adventure by 'Hulk Handsome'. Release 3 / Serial number 150807

dotd.zip [14-Dec-2005]
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IFWiki: Dawn_of_the_Demon

Dawn of the Demon, a Text Adventure Prequel to Zork: The Hidden Evil, by Paul Drallos. Archive includes game file and a map. Release 0 / Serial number 050619

DownTheMatrix.zblorb [22-May-2012]

Down The Matrix, by Jessica Martin, Carolyn Owens and Grant Schumer. Release 1 / Serial number 120521

dracula.z8 [05-Oct-2012]
IFDB entry

Dracula - Prince of Darkness, by Paul Johnson. Release 3 / Serial number 051012

Dracula2_The_Arrival.zip [19-Aug-2008]
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IFDB entry

Dracula: Part 2, The Arrival, a remake of the 1986 8-bit game released by CRL. Originally by Rob Pike, this version by Mapache and El Clérigo Urbatain. Release 3 / Serial number 080819 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/Dracula2_The_Arrival.zip, and a Spanish version is in games/zcode/spanish/Dracula2_La_Llegada.zip)

Dracula_The_First_Night.zip [27-Dec-2007]
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IFDB entry

Dracula: Part 1, The First Night, a remake of the 1986 8-bit game released by CRL. Originally by Rob Pike, this version by DEF and El Clérigo Urbatain. Release 8 / Serial number 071227 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/Dracula_The_First_Night.zip, and a Spanish version is in games/zcode/spanish/Dracula_La_Primera_Noche.zip)

dragon.zip [14-Feb-2004]
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Dragon Adventure, a simple text adventure for players aged 9 and over, by William Stott. Release 2 / Serial number 040211 (a Glulx version with pictures and sound effects is in games/glulx/dragon.zip, and a RISC OS version is in games/archimedes/dragon.zip)

DragonFliesLike.zblorb [30-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dragon Flies Like Labradorite

Dragon Flies Like Labradorite, by Troy Jones III. Release 2 / Serial number 111130

DragonTroll.z5 [20-Jan-2007]
IFDB entry

The Dragon and the Troll, originally written for the C64 in Swedish by Johan Berntsson, and translated to English and ported to Inform by Fredrik Ramsberg. (source code is in games/source/inform/DragonTroll.inf)

dreamhold.z8 [31-Dec-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Dreamhold

The Dreamhold, a tutorial adventure by Andrew Plotkin. Release 5 / Serial number 041231. (source code is in games/source/inform/dreamhold-src.tar.gz)

DreamTooReal.zblorb [03-Dec-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A Dream Too Real

A Dream Too Real, by Raditz. Release 1 / Serial number 061128

Dual.zblorb [26-Feb-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dual Transform

Dual Transform, a Metasemantic Construction, by Andrew Plotkin. Originally written under the pseudonym Nigel Smith for the 2010 Jay Is Games "One-Room-Escape" competition. Release 5 / Serial number 100225. (source code is in games/source/inform/dualtransform.ni)

DuckMe.z3 [02-Sep-2023]
IFDB entry

Fowl Play Adventure 1 - "Duck! Me?" An absurd, nonsensical, old-fashioned 1980's style text adventure. Release 2 / Serial number 230828

dumont.z5 [05-May-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I.

Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I. Revision 4.11, Inform Version 1.1. Text, script and design by Muffy and Michael Berlyn, Inform translation by Mark J. Musante and Michael Berlyn, hints by Gunther Schmidl. Release 1 / Serial number 990223

dumontfeelies.pdf [05-May-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I.

Scans of the additional material supplied with Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I., PDF format.

dumontmanual.pdf [05-May-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I.

Manual for Dr. Dumont's Wild P.A.R.T.I., PDF format.

eas.zip [17-Dec-2001]
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IFDB entry

Earth And Sky: Episode 1. Serial interactive fiction by Paul O'Brian. Release 2 / Serial number 011204 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/eas/eas.z5)

EdgeOfTheCliff.zblorb [31-Oct-2011]
IFDB entry

Edge of the Cliff, a non-interactive satire, by Poster. Release 1 / Serial number 111030

edifice.z5 [06-Feb-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Edifice

The Edifice, An Interactive Allegory, By Lucian Smith. Release 2 / Serial number 980206 Winner of the 1997 IF competition. (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/edifice/edifice.z5)

Egyptian_Walking_Simulator.z8 [07-Sep-2017]
IFDB entry

EGYPTIAN WALKING SIMULATOR, by Jason Dyer. This is a surreal art experiment using Greg Hassett's 1978 game King Tut's Tomb as a base. Release 1 / Serial number 151231

Elephants.z5 [09-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry

When I Was Shot By Elephants III, an Interactive Fan Fiction, by Ray. Release 1 / Serial number 120409

eleven.zip [01-Jan-2002]
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IFWiki: Film_at_Eleven

Film at Eleven, by Bowen Greenwood. Release 2 / Serial number 001231 The archive contains the zcode file and a solution (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/eleven/eleven.z5)

eliza.zip [07-Feb-1999]
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IFDB entry

Eliza, a version of the well known program which simulates a conversation with a psychiatrist, ported to Inform by Ricardo Dague. The archive contains the zcode file, Inform source, Basic source on which this version is based, and a sample transcript. [file is linked to games/source/inform/eliza.zip]

Enemies.z8 [18-Jan-1999]
IFDB entry

Enemies, An Interactive Psychothriller, by Andy Phillips. Release 4 / Serial number 990115 (an MSDOS executable is in games/pc/Enemies.zip)

Enigma.zblorb [07-Feb-2016]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Enigma (by Deimel)

Enigma, an interactive instant, by Simon Deimel. Release 8 / Serial number 160202 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2014/Enigma/Enigma.zblorb)

enter.z5 [31-Jul-2004]
IFDB entry

The Enterprise Incidents: A Middle School Fantasy, written by Brendan Desilets. Release 1 / Serial number 020428 (a later Glulx version is in games/glulx/)

entropy.z8 [15-Sep-2016]
IFDB entry

Entropy, an Interactive Fiction Endeavor in Time and Space, by David A. Cornelson. Beta Release A / Serial number 090516

Epyk.zblorb [12-Nov-2009]
IFDB entry

Epyk, by Ivan Mattie. Release 1 / Serial number 091111

erden.zip [16-Jun-2007]
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IFDB entry

Travels in the Land of Erden: In Quest of the Adventure, by Laura A. Knauth. Release 2 / Serial number 980131 Z8 game file and solution included. (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/erden/erden.z8)

eric_dm.z5 [03-Jan-2005]
IFDB entry

Eric The Power-Mad Dungeon Master, by Mark Arenz. Release 1 / Serial number 000001

escapade.zblorb [06-Mar-2022]
IFDB entry

Escapade! by Juhana Leinonen. Release 3 / Serial number 100111

Escape!.zblorb [11-Feb-2013]
IFDB entry

Escape!, by Corey Bastarache. Release 1 / Serial number 130210

escape.zblorb [18-Jul-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: An_Escape_To_Remember

An Escape To Remember, an Interactive Collaboration by the IF Whispers Team: Dan Shiovitz, Sean Barrett, N.B. Horvath, Mark Musante, Roger Carbol, Mordechai Shinefield, Tom Blawgus, Lucian Smith, Ricardo Dague, Carl Muckenhoupt, Josh Giesbrecht, Karl Parakenings, John Cater, and Jeremy Douglass. Release 1 / Serial number 060705

Eurydice.zblorb [06-Dec-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Eurydice

Eurydice. Release 1 / Serial number 121206 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2012/zcode/eurydice/original/Eurydice.zblorb)

f209.z5 [17-Jan-1999]
IFDB entry

Apartment 209, an Interactive Pigsty, by Ben Parrish. Release 1 / Serial number 970806

fable.z5 [15-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry

A Fable, originally by Stan Heller. This is a straight port to Inform, by Stuart Moore. Release 3 / Serial number 000715 (source code is in games/source/inform/Fablesrc.zip)

faculty.zblorb [23-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Care_and_Feeding_of_Adjuncts.

The Care and Feeding of Adjuncts, by Eric Remy. Release 1 / Serial number 080116

FailSafe.z5 [18-Dec-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fail-Safe

Fail-Safe, a science-fiction story by Jon Ingold.

Fairyland.z8 [15-Aug-2019]
IFDB entry

Fairyland, a small game about fairies by Daniel Gunnell. Release 1 / Serial number 190815

fantasydimension.z3 [12-Mar-2023]
IFDB entry

The Fantasy Dimension, a PunyJam 3 game by Johan Berntsson. Release 2 / Serial number 230313. (source code is in games/source/inform/fantasydimension.inf)

farm.z5 [13-Jan-2002]
IFDB entry

The Farmer's Daughter, an Interactive Pit Stop. Original 64 game by R.W. Fisher and D.W.J. Sarhan, ported and modified by the Despoiler. Release 1 / Serial number 020101 WARNING: Contains strong adult content. (The original is in games/c64/Adult_Int-Fic_1.zip)

FFF.z5 [21-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fox, Fowl and Feed

Fox, Fowl and Feed, an Interactive Exercise in Transportation, by Chris Conroy. Release 2 / Serial number 080121 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/zcode/fff/FFF.z5)

Figaro.zblorb [11-Sep-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Figaro

Figaro, a co-authored revenge by Victor Gijsbers, Innovation Comp Entry, released under the GPL v3. Release 2 / Serial number 100911 (source code is in games/source/inform/Figaro-source.zip)

figueres.zblorb [15-Jan-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Figueres_in_my_Basement

Figueres in my Basement, an interactive poem by Kazuki Mishima. Release 1.

findesick.z8 [02-Aug-2018]
IFDB entry

fin de sickleburg, an Interactive Flash Fiction, by Caleb Wilson. Written for the Gothic Novel Jam of 2018, over the course of its last three days. Release 1 / Serial number 180802

FindTheBed.zblorb [08-Jul-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Find the Bed

Find the Bed, by Jacob Mianecki. Release 1 / Serial number 100708

FineTune.z8 [20-May-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fine-Tuned

Fine-Tuned, An Auto-mated Romance by Dennis Jerz (writing as Dionysius Porcupine). Release 8 / Serial number 020520 (the original competition entry and a solution are in games/competition2001/inform/finetune/, and an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/FineTune.exe)

Fingertips_I_Found_a_New_Friend.zblorb [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fingertips: I Found a New Friend

Fingertips: I Found a New Friend, a heart-warming story of friendship, by Adri. Release 2 / Serial number 140106

Fingertips_Please_Pass_the_Milk_Please.zblorb [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fingertips: Please Pass the Milk Please

Fingertips: Please Pass the Milk Please, an interactive snack, by Adri. Release 3 / Serial number 140312

FirstDayOfMyNewLife.zip [19-Jan-2011]
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IFWiki: The First Day of My New Life

The First Day of My New Life: an Interactive Pastiche, by Birion. Release 4 / Serial number 110119

fmvpoker.zip [05-Jan-2003]
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IFDB entry

Frobozz Magic Video Poker, a Z6 card game that borrows graphics from Infocom's Zork Zero. The zip archive includes Frobozz Magic Video Poker, Release 60 / Serial number 001227, and Solitaire Poker, a similar card game that uses ASCII symbols. Both are by Zach Matley. Release 5.1 / Serial number 000913

Forest_Demo.zblorb [07-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry

Forest Demo, by Andrew Johnson. Release 1 / Serial number 121216

Fork.z5 [06-Dec-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: FORK: The Great Underground Dining Room

Fork: The Great Underground Dining Room, by Chris Federico. Release 1 / Serial number 071205

FormerlyHiddenNaziMode.zip [11-Sep-2010]
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IFWiki: The Game Formerly Known as Hidden Nazi Mode

The Game Formerly Known as Hidden Nazi Mode. A cute game for unattended young children, by Victor Gijsbers. Release 1 / Serial number 100911 Archive includes game file, source code and accompanying essay. [file is linked from games/source/inform/FormerlyHiddenNaziMode.zip]

forms.z5 [06-Feb-1997]
IFDB entry

Of Forms Unknown, an Interactive Excursion by Chris Markwyn. Release 3 / Serial number 970206 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/forms/forms.z5)

fracture.z5 [07-Mar-2001]
IFDB entry

Fractured Metamorphoses (Example Version), by Emily Short. Release 1 / Serial number 010306 A modified and clipped version of Metamorphoses, intended for those interested in understanding the game's inner workings. (the proper version of Metamorphoses is in games/zcode/metamorp.z5)

FragileShells.zblorb [09-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Fragile Shells

Fragile Shells, An Interactive Escape by Stephen Granade. Release 6 / Serial number 111109 (the original entry in the Jay Is Games Casual Gameplay Design Competition #7, in which it was runner-up, is in games/mini-comps/cgdc7/FragileShells.zblorb)

frankie.zip [04-Mar-2004]
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IFWiki: Frankenstein's_Legacy

Frankenstein Adventure. Originally published in the Cload TRS-80 magazine, October 1981 (author unknown), and converted to Inform by William Stott. Release 1 / Serial number 040304 (a RISC OS version is in games/archimedes/frankie.zip)

freefall.z5 [13-Nov-1995]
IFDB entry

Free Fall, An, uh, Interactive Z-Code Demonstration by Andrew C. Plotkin. Release 2 / Serial number 951111

Frobozzi.z5 [29-Jan-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Encyclopedia Frobozzica

The Encyclopedia Frobozzica (Abridged Edition), edited by Nino Ruffini and ported to the Inform format by Digby McWiggle. (source code is in games/source/inform/Frobozzi.inf) [file is linked from infocom/info/Frobozzi.z5]

frozen.z5 [25-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry

Frozen: A Night at the Lab, by Jeremy Farnham. Release 1 / Serial number 960620

Fyleet.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Fyleet, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1985). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Fyleet.z5]

GA.z5 [21-Mar-2016]

Geocaching Adventure - GC3JJ9C - #6 in the Cryptic Puzzle Series, by MrCryptic. Release 1 / Serial number 120510

Galatea.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Galatea

Galatea, by Emily Short. Release 3 / Serial number 040208. (the original Year 2000 IF Art Show entry, which won "Best of Show", is in art/if-artshow/year2000/galatea.z5)

Gamer.zblorb [16-Apr-2012]

Gamer: Digital Limbo, by Ian Ross. Release 1 / Serial number 120415

gamlet.z5 [23-Dec-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Gamlet

Gamlet, by Tomasz Pudlo. Release 2 / Serial number 041223 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/gamlet/gamlet.z5)

gardening.zblorb [12-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry

Gardening for Beginners, an Interactive Gardening Experience by Juhana Leinonen. Release 2 / Serial number 080412

gatoron.z5 [16-Nov-2009]

GATOR-ON, Friend to Wetlands! by Dave Horlick. Release 2 / Serial number 091116 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2009/zcode/gatoron/gatoron.z5)

gaucho.z5 [22-Jan-2014]
IFDB entry

Gaucho, an Interactive Geek Western, by Dave Bernazzani, Steven Robert and Jason Hanks. Release 21 / Serial number 120805

GBVB.zblorb [26-Feb-2022]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Grandma Bethlinda's Variety Box

Grandma Bethlinda's Variety Box, a novelty by Arthur DiBianca. Release 1 / Serial number 191106 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2015/Grandma Bethlinda's Variety Box/GBVB.z8)

gd.z5 [24-Apr-2017]
IFDB entry

Goodbye Doggy, by Meri and Mark.

geb.z5 [15-Oct-2007]
IFDB entry

"Goose, Egg, Badger", an Eccentric Girl's Birthday by Brian Rapp. Release 2 / Serial number 051028 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/geb/GEB.z5)

geist.z5 [22-Jan-2014]
IFDB entry

Geist, an Interactive Geek Horror, by Dave Bernazzani, Dean Svendsen, Jonna Hind and Steven Robert. Release 21 / Serial number 140115

GerbilRiot.z5 [13-May-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Gerbil Riot of '67

Gerbil Riot, originally written by Simon Avery and ported from The Quill to Inform by Duncan Cross. Release 2 / Serial number 000513

ghost.z8 [30-Sep-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Ghost_Train

The Ghost Train, by Paul Johnson. Release 7 / Serial number 290912

ghostmountain.z5 [09-May-2021]
IFDB entry

Ghost Mountain, by Michael Cox. Release 3 / Serial number 210509

Glass.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Glass

Glass, a fractured fairy tale, by Emily Short. One of the demonstration games for Inform 7. Release 1 / Serial number 061008

Glik_I.zblorb [11-Dec-2011]
IFDB entry

Glik part 1: Undead Menace, by Logan Edwards. Release 1 / Serial number 111211

Gnu_in_the_Zoo.zblorb [14-Apr-2016]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Gnu in the Zoo

Gnu in the Zoo, a Freedom-Focused Fantasy, by Alex Ball. Release 3 / Serial number 160331

godot.z5 [26-May-1996]
IFDB entry

Looking For Godot, An Interactive Looking-Around-For-A-Lost-English-Book, by Patrick Shaughnessy. Release 1 / Serial number 960599

gold.z5 [10-Apr-2009]
IFDB entry

Goldilocks is a FOX! Originally written in ADRIFT by J.J. Guest, and ported to Inform by Mark Tilford. Release 1 / Serial number 090410 (the ADRIFT original is in games/adrift/Goldilocks.zip)

golf.z5 [15-Jan-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Textfire_Golf

Textfire Golf by Adam Cadre (writing as J.T. Adams) Version 1.01 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/golf.exe)

gostak.z5 [05-Mar-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Gostak

The Gostak, by Carl Muckenhoupt. Release 2 / Serial number 020305 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/gostak/gostak.z5)

gourmet.zblorb [12-Mar-2008]
IFDB entry

Gourmet, an Interactive Comedy by Aaron Reed and Chad Barb. Release 2 / Serial number 031116 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2003/zcode/gourmet/gourmet.z5)

GourmetGaffe.zblorb [17-Jan-2018]
IFDB entry

Gourmet Gaffe, a Historically Inaccurate Adventure by 'Hulk Handsome'. Release 1 / Serial number 120624

GoWest.zblorb [25-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry

Go West, a Surreal Adventure by 'Hulk Handsome'. Release 3 / Serial number 120425

GreatXavio.z5 [04-Dec-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Great Xavio

The Great Xavio, A Todd and Hagerston Mystery, by Reese Warner. Release 3 / Serial number 041204 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/greatxavio/GreatXavio.z5)

GreenRain.zblorb [16-Jan-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A Green Rain

A Green Rain, an abstraction, by Jason Love. Release 1 / Serial number 100611

GrowingUp.zblorb [25-Aug-2011]
IFDB entry

Growing Up, by Andy Van Deventer. Release 1 / Serial number 110825

Grue.z8 [03-Oct-2017]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Grue (by Mangin)

GRUE, by Charles Mangin. Release 5 / Serial number 170810

guard.zip [01-Jan-2000]
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IFWiki: Guard_Duty

Guard Duty, an Interactive Vigil, by Jason F. Finx. Release 1 / Serial number 991231 (the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/guard/guard.z8)

guess.z5 [10-Dec-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Guess_the_Verb!

Guess The Verb! An Effective Enumeration, written by Leonard Richardson. Release 4 / Serial number 001210 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/guess/guess.z5)

guestret.z5 [26-Mar-2000]
IFDB entry

Life on Gue Street, a parody of the 1999 competition game "Life on Beal Street", written by Chris Charla.

Gumshoe.z5 [01-Apr-1996]
IFDB entry

Gumshoe, An Interactive Investigation by Mike Oliphant. Release 1 / Serial number 960331

gussdeath.z3 [31-Jan-2004]
IFDB entry

Guss's Death, an Exercise in Interactive Fiction, by Kyle Frownfelter. Release 1 / Serial number 040131

h2.z5 [28-Nov-2023]
IFDB entry

MILLIWAYS: the Restaurant at the End of the Universe, by Max Fog. Release number 3.02 / Serial number 231119. (Original IFComp release is at games/competition2023/Games/Milliways the Restaurant at the End of the Universe.zip)

HallowEve.z8 [15-Oct-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hallow Eve

Hallow Eve, an interactive fiction of horror, by Michael Wayne Phipps Jr. Release 2 / Serial number 111028. (the original competition entry is in games/springthing/2011/HallowEve.zip)

Ham_House.zip [25-Nov-2008]
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IFWiki: In the House of Professor Evil: The HAM HOUSE

In the House of Professor Evil: The HAM HOUSE, an Utterly Epic Text Adventure from Cumberland Games, written by S.John Ross. Release 10 / Serial number 081124

Hamil.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Hamil, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1982). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Hamil.z5]

hangar_22.z5 [08-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hangar_22

Hangar 22, by Rob O'Hara. Release 1 / Serial number 110617

happy.z5 [14-Jan-2013]
IFDB entry

Happy Ever After, an Interactive (Modern) Fairy Tale, by Robert M. Camisa. Release 1 / Serial number 130114 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/happy/happy.z5)

Hat.z5 [16-Feb-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Oh No, Mr Crab Stole Your Hat!

Oh No, Mr Crab Stole Your Hat! by Brown Cow. Release 1 / Serial number 130216

hauntedhouse.zip [17-May-2017]
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IFWiki: Haunted_House

Haunted House, An Interactive Fiction Remix, by Pedro Fernández. Release 2 / Serial number 170103

hauntings.z8 [09-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hauntings

Hauntings, a short horror story, by E. Joyce. Release 2 / Serial number 111109

Head_Case.zip [10-Mar-2023]
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IFDB entry

Head Case, version 1.06, by C. Scott Davis. Release 1 / Serial number 230310

heist.z8 [04-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry

Heist: The Crime of the Century, by Andy Phillips. Release 5 / Serial number 990217 (a DOS executable is in games/pc/Heist.zip)

Heliopause.zblorb [03-Jul-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hoist Sail for the Heliopause and Home

Hoist Sail for the Heliopause and Home, by Andrew Plotkin. Release 6 / Serial number 100703

hell.zip [15-Nov-1998]
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Welcome to Hell, by Kevin Norton and Brandon Myers. Release 1 / Serial number 980816 The included readme file contains a walkthrough and names the authors as Chode Smoka and The Velvet Jester.

HelloSword.zip [14-Jan-2006]
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IFWiki: Hello Sword

Hello Sword - The journey, by Andrea Rezzonico. Archive contains English and Italian versions. Release 3 / Serial number 060113 [file is linked from games/zcode/italian/HelloSword.zip] (the original competition entry is in games/competition2005/zcode/hs_eng/hs_eng.z5)

HellsBasement.zblorb [26-Aug-2014]
IFDB entry

Hell's Basement, by Simon Leek and Peter Laskin. Release 1 / Serial number 140826

Help.z8 [08-Feb-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: When Help Collides

When Help Collides: The Wreck of the H.M.S. Snark, a Parodic Drama by J. D. Berry. Release 2 / Serial number 030208 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/zcode/help/help.z8, there are also help files for the game in solutions/geishaCheatSheet.html and solutions/geishaWinningSession.html)

heroes.zip [01-Dec-2001]
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Heroes, an interactive vice-tainter by Sean Barrett. Release 2 / Serial number 011130 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/inform/heroes/heroes.z5)

Heroine.z8 [12-Dec-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Heroine's Mantle

Heroine's Mantle, written by Andy Phillips. Release 3 / Serial number 001211

Hidden_Verbiage.zblorb [12-Dec-2020]
IFDB entry

Hidden Verbiage, by Linus Hamilton. A puzzle from the 2018 Caltech Puzzle Hunt. Release 1 / Serial number 181127

Hide_a_pachyderm!.z5 [11-Oct-2015]
IFDB entry

Hide a pachyderm! An interactive joke, by Simon Deimel. Release 10 / Serial number 151011

HLAinform.z5 [18-Jul-2005]
IFDB entry

HLA Inform: A Classic Quest. Originally written by Paul Panks and converted to Inform by "Roger Pepitone". Release 1 / Serial number 050715 (source code is in games/source/inform/HLAinform.zip, and the original is in games/pc/paul-panks/hlaadv.zip)

hobbit-true_story.zip [01-Jun-2017]
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The Hobbit - The True Story - Redux, Director's Cut, by Fredrik Ramsberg and Johan Berntsson. Release 3 / Serial number 170601 Originally an MS-DOS adventure released by Milbus Software (tm) 1993. Redux, Director's Cut released by Milbus Software (tm) 2001. This port created with Inform 7 by A.N. Onymous 2017. (A different and extended port from 2001 is in games/glulx/hobbit.blb)

HOLY_ROBOT_EMPIRE.zblorb [01-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: HOLY ROBOT EMPIRE

HOLY ROBOT EMPIRE, by Caleb Wilson. Release 2 / Serial number 140601

Home.z5 [05-Feb-2011]
IFWiki: Home (by Romano)

Home, by Natalie Romano. Release 1 / Serial number 110204

Homecoming.zblorb [11-Sep-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Homecoming

Homecoming, by Carolyn VanEseltine. Release 1 / Serial number 140903

hoosegow.zblorb [20-Mar-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hoosegow

Hoosegow, a Wild West Wreck, by Ben Collins-Sussman and Jack Welch for the 2010 Jay Is Games "One-Room-Escape" competition. For more information, see http://code.google.com/p/hoosegow. Release 16 / Serial number 130320

housekey1.z5 [18-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Housekey,_Part_I

Housekey, Part I, by Arien Holthuizen Release 1 / Serial number 080112

HouseOfDreamOfMoon.z8 [06-Dec-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: House of Dream of Moon

House of Dream of Moon, an Interactive Collaboration by The IF Whispers Team. Release 1 / Serial number 071204

how_to_play_these_games [05-Oct-1995]

How to play "Z-code" games, by Gareth Rees. Last updated October 1995. [file is linked from infocom/demos/how_to_play_these_games]

HugeCave.z8 [02-Dec-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

Adventure in Humongous Cave, David Malmberg's AGT version of Adventure, ported to Inform by Al Golden. Release 1 / Serial number 000001 (a Windows package is in games/pc/HCWinPkg.zip, and a Mac package is in games/mac/HCMacPkg.sit)

HugeHint.z5 [02-Dec-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

Humongous Cave Hints, originally written by Dave Malmberg and ported to Inform by Al Golden. Release 1 / Serial number 000001

Hummingbird.zblorb [02-Jan-2011]
IFWiki: Flight of the Hummingbird

Flight of the Hummingbird, an Interactive Costumed Caper, by Michael Martin. Release 2 / Serial number 110101 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2010/zcode/hummingbird/Hummingbird.zblorb, and source code is in games/source/inform/Hummingbird.zip)

huntdark.z5 [20-Nov-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Hunter,_in_Darkness

Hunter, in Darkness. A Cave Crawl by "Dave Ahl Jr." (Andrew Plotkin) Release 4 / Serial number 991119 (a Mac version is in games/mac/HuntDark-R4.hqx; the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/huntdark/huntdark.z5)

hyperrpg.zblorb [01-Jul-2009]

Hyper RPG Game! Based on a childhood game by CKY. Release 2 / Serial number 090630

I-0.z5 [04-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: I-0

I-0: the "jailbait on the interstate" game, Release 5 (v2.00), Serial number 14729; contains some adult content.

Ibo.z5 [09-Jan-2012]

Ibo, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 1 / Serial number 120109

Iceweb.zblorb [29-Feb-2016]
IFDB entry

Iceweb, by Gil Williamson.

identity.z5 [21-Nov-2004]
IFDB entry

Identity, an interactive science fiction short story by Dave Bernazzani. Release 7 / Serial number 041121 (source code is in games/source/inform/identity.zip; the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/identity/identity.z5)

IF_Whispers_5.z8 [12-Mar-2012]
IFDB entry

IF Whispers 5, an Interactive Collaboration, by The IF Whispers Team (Chris Conley, Joey Jones, Marius Müller, Tom Blawgus, and Porpentine). Release 2 / Serial number 120312

IFAquarium.zblorb [16-May-2010]
IFDB entry

IF Aquarium, a short piece of Interactive Art, by Michael Kichline and Michael Eckhart. Release 2 / Serial number 100515

ifquake.zip [02-Mar-2005]
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IFDB entry

A text adventure interpretation of the first level of id's classic first-person shooter, created by Jason Bergman. Release 1 / Serial number 040812

ill.z5 [22-Apr-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: I'll

I'll, by Sean Barrett. Release 1 / Serial number 000218

Imiagination.zblorb [06-Jul-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Imiagination

Imiagination, by Lou Ferrand, Maria Rabarison, Michaël Schwartz and Grégoire Yakan. Release 1 / Serial number 110608

ImpossibleStairs.z8 [09-Aug-2022]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Impossible Stairs

The Impossible Stairs, an interactive fiction by Mathbrush. Release 2. Serial number 220706. (source code is in games/source/dialog/ImpossibleStairs.dg)

In_The_Cubicle.zblorb [12-Apr-2016]

In The Cubicle, a Short Interactive Claustrophobia, by Tom Fox. Release 1 / Serial number 160411

InAManorOfSpeaking.zip [17-Jan-2018]
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IFWiki: In a Manor of Speaking

In a Manor of Speaking, version 3, by Hulk Handsome. Release 3 / Serial number 180117 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2012/glulx/manor/)

Inevita.z5 [29-Apr-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Inevitable

Inevitable, by T. L. Heinrich (a.k.a. Kathleen M. Fischer). Release 2 / Serial number 030428 (the original 2003 Spring Thing entry is in games/springthing/2003/inevita/Inevita.z5)

inform-gamelist.txt [15-Oct-1997]
IFDB entry

A Non-Interactive List of Inform Games, by Neil James Brown. Based on a previous list by Brendon Wyber. Release 5 / 971015 [file is linked from info/inform-gamelist.txt]

Informat.z5 [12-Dec-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Informatory

Informatory, a Not Very Interactive Pastiche with Tutorial Pretensions, by William J. Shlaer. Release 2 / Serial number 981211 (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/informat/informat.z5)

inhumane.z5 [18-Aug-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Inhumane

Inhumane: An Infralogic Massacre, by Andrew C. Plotkin. Revision 2, ported from Applesoft BASIC to Inform by the author. This is a parody of Infocom's Infidel, written by Andrew when he was about 15.

insight.z5 [09-Feb-2003]
IFDB entry

Insight, an interactive investigation, by Jon Ingold. Release 4 / Serial number 030209

Intangible.zblorb [30-Dec-2013]
IFDB entry

Intangible, by bzzz. Release 1 / Serial number 131229

InteractiveFictionPlayer.zblorb [26-Mar-2013]
IFDB entry

Interactive Fiction Player, by Charlie Marcou. Release 1 / Serial number 130325

InterviewWithARockStar.zblorb [29-Jul-2012]
IFDB entry

Interview with a Rock Star, a Few Minutes Interview, by Molly G. Originally made for a "game duel" on the TIGSource forums, this was released again (with some improvements) for the IGF Pirate Kart, and a "Deluxe" version was made for Pirate Kart 5. Release 3 / Serial number 120223

InTheSkinOfALionQuest.zblorb [06-Nov-2012]

In the Skin of a Lion Quest: Caravaggio's Journey, by parrishka. Release 1 / Serial number 121106

intruder.zip [10-Feb-1999]
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IFDB entry

Intruder - Interactive Fiction: A Burglary, by Volker Lanz. A cross between a mystery and a treasure hunt, set in France. Archive includes a HTML manual, readme and zcode story file. Release 59 / serial number 990210

invisible.z8 [01-Feb-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Believable_Adventures_of_an_Invisible_Man

The Believable Adventures of an Invisible Man: a Reasonably Realistic Revenge Romp, by Hannes Schueller. Release 2 / Serial number 100130 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2009/zcode/invisible/invisible.z8)

IPressedOnBeingChased.zblorb [23-Mar-2013]
IFDB entry

I pressed on, being chased by a stapler with my name on it. Written by Charlie Marcou. Release 1 / Serial number 130323

IraqiInvasion.zip [31-Jan-2008]
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IFWiki: Iraqi Invasion

Iraqi Invasion: A Text Misadventure, Interactive Propaganda by Anonymous. Contains .z8/.zblorb versions and source code. Release 88 / Serial number 080131 [file is linked from games/source/inform/IraqiInvasion.zip]

Islands.zblorb [18-Aug-2012]

Islands Far Away - An Entry in the Ludum Dare Game Competition #17, by Shanon Fernald. Release 1 / Serial number 100426

jack.z5 [05-Jan-2018]
IFDB entry

The Bean Stalker, by Jack Welch. Release 2 / Serial number 180105

jet.z8 [06-Oct-2012]
IFDB entry

Jet-Blue, by Paul Johnson. Release 5 / Serial number 051012

jewel.z5 [10-Jul-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Jewel_of_Knowledge

The Jewel of Knowledge, "a somewhat traditional cave crawl" by Francesco Bova. Release 2 / serial number 990710

Jigsaw.z8 [29-Nov-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Jigsaw

Jigsaw, An Interactive History by Graham Nelson. Release 3 / Serial number 951129 Complete version (game and help information); must be played with an interpreter that can handle V8 games.

Jigsaw_Footnotes.z5 [29-Nov-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Jigsaw

Jigsaw: Rules and Footnotes, by Graham Nelson. Release 3 / Serial number 951129. Help and background information only.

Jigsaw_Game.z5 [29-Nov-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Jigsaw

Jigsaw, An Interactive History by Graham Nelson. Release 3 / Serial number 951129. Game only without help information.

Juicehead.zblorb [12-Jan-2015]
IFDB entry

Juicehead, an interactive binge, by Simon Deimel. Release 5 / Serial number 150112

Just_Another_Day.zblorb [04-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry

Just Another Day, by Theodore C. Lim. "This game is a tribute to any and all working parents." Release 2 / Serial number 170129

karn.z5 [07-Dec-1996]
IFDB entry

Return to Karn, by Patrick Wigfull. Release 2 / serial number 961207 Based on the television programme "Doctor Who".

KeepingDido.zblorb [11-Jan-2013]

Keeping Dido, a brief interactive story, written by Brendan Desilets, based on the opera by Nahum Tate and Henry Purcell. Release 1 / Serial number 120516

Kentish_Plover.z8 [18-Jan-2020]
IFDB entry

Kentish Plover, by Daniel Gunnell (writing as Kentish Plover). Release 1 / Serial number 200118

kidnapsea.z8 [14-Jun-2011]
IFWiki: Kidnapped_-_On_the_Sea

Kidnapped - On the Sea. An Interactive Story by Ally (RedTulip). Release 3 / Serial number 110608

KierkegaardsSpider.zblorb [13-Apr-2012]

Kierkegaard's Spider, by Michael Tillman. Release 1 / Serial number 120413

kiiwii.z5 [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry

Kii!Wii! A tiny friend to brighten your day, by Adri. Release 1 / Serial number 141113

killing.zip [21-Feb-2001]
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IFDB entry

Killing the Doctor, by Victor Verbitsky. Release 1 / Serial number 010221 Archive contains z-code game file, Inform source code and a walkthrough. [file is linked to games/source/inform/killing.zip]

Killing_Machine_Loves_Slime_Prince.zblorb [03-Sep-2023]
IFDB entry

Killing Machine Loves Slime Prince. A weird little exploration game by C.E.J. Pacian. Release 5. Serial number 230819.

kirby.z5 [23-Nov-1999]
IFDB entry

The X-Child, The Second Installment In The Kevin Johnson Residence Hall Saga, by Jesse Burneko. Release 3 / Serial number 062776

kitten.z5 [21-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

robotfindskitten, a Zen Simulation. Originally written by Leonard Richardson, and converted to Inform by David Griffith. Release 8 / Serial number 220120 (Source code is in games/source/inform/kitten.tar.gz)

kooku.z5 [19-Nov-1997]
IFDB entry

Kook U, An Interactive Kook Adventure. Release 1 / Serial number 971119

lambs.z5 [10-Oct-1997]
IFDB entry

Silence of the Lambs, An Interactive Horror. Release 2 / serial number 971010 Ported to Inform by Gunther Schmidl, original author unknown. (the original TADS game is in games/tads/lambs.gam)

lambs2.z5 [30-Dec-2002]
IFDB entry

Silence of the Lambs 2, An Interactive Inanity, written by "The Thief of Bad Gags". Release 1 / Serial number 021230

largemac.z5 [04-Sep-2001]
IFDB entry

Large Machine, a Meta Puzzle by Gringo G. Scumm. Release 1 / Serial number 010905

LASH.z8 [07-Aug-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: LASH

LASH -- Local Asynchronous Satellite Hookup, by Paul O'Brian. Release 11 / Serial number 000806 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/LASH.zip, and a Mac executable is in games/mac/LASH-r11.hqx)

LDoDoom.z5 [02-Aug-2000]
IFDB entry

Last Days of Doom, Copyright 1999 by Peter D. Killworth. Release 1 / Serial number 000801

leaptime.z8 [30-Dec-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Leap_Time

Leap Time, an Interactive Lull by Sarah Morayati. Release 2 / Serial number 081230 (the original competition entry is in games/mini-comps/mini-comps/speedif/SpeedIF_NewYear2008.zip)

lecture.zblorb [14-Apr-2020]
IFDB entry

Lecture Feature, by Paul Equinox Collins. The sequel to "Teacher Feature". Release 1 / Serial number 200414 (source code is in games/source/inform/lecture.txt)

Leopold.z5 [19-Mar-2024]
IFDB entry

Leopold the Minstrel, by Jamie Murphy. Release 1 / Serial number 960726. Third place in the 1996 Acorn User Interactive Fiction competition. (the original Spectrum version can be found inside games/spectrum/zenobi128k.zip, as 128K/J.Murphy/LEOPOLD.Z80)

Lex.zblorb [22-Sep-2014]

Lex, by Zane Mariano.

librarian_inform7.zip [11-Feb-2013]
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Life of A Librarian (Inform 7 version), by Timewalker. Release 1 / Serial number 130211 [file is linked to games/source/inform/librarian_inform7.zip]

library.z5 [04-Dec-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: All_Quiet_on_the_Library_Front

All Quiet on the Library Front, An Interactive Vignette by Michael S. Phillips. Release 2 / serial number 951204. (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/library.z5)

library_of_horror.z3 [10-Oct-2023]
IFDB entry

The Library Of Horror. A PunyInform demo game, by Pablo Martinez and Fredrik Ramsberg. Release 10 / Serial number 231010

life.zip [10-Jul-1998]
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IFDB entry

Life or Death, an interactive biological diversion, by David S. Glasser. The archive includes a z-code game file and Inform source code. Release 1 / Serial number 980702 [file is linked to games/source/inform/life.zip]

lily.z5 [19-Mar-2015]
IFDB entry

The Black Lily, by Hannes Schüller. Release 2 / Serial number 150318 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2014/The Black Lily/lily.z5)

limp.z5 [17-May-1998]
IFDB entry

Limp, an interactive thingy, by Rybread Celsius. Release 1 / Serial number 980517

lion.z5 [21-Apr-2016]
IFDB entry

The Nemean Lion: another anonymous joke game that happens to have been posted on adamcadre.ac

lists.z5 [05-Dec-1996]
IFDB entry

Lists and Lists, an Interactive Tutorial by Andrew Plotkin. Release 3 / Serial number 960823 (Source code to this version is in games/source/inform/lists.tar.Z, the original competition entry is in games/competition96/lists/lists.z5)

LiveJoseph.zblorb [28-Dec-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: LiveJoseph

LiveJoseph, an interactive non-fiction, by Joseph Miller. Release 1 / Serial number 111227

LLR3.z8 [13-Mar-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A Little Like Rogue

A Little Like Rogue, a W&W Scenario by Guy Hungerford, based on Graham Nelson's "Reliques of Tolti-Aph". Release 1 / Serial number 070314

LMS_TVG.zblorb [31-Jan-2009]
IFDB entry

LMS The Video Game, an Action Interactive Fiction Game by John Goettle. Release 7 / Serial number 081227 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/LMS_TVG.gblorb, and source code is in games/source/inform/LMS_TVG.txt)

Locked_Door.zblorb [17-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220116

Locked_Door_II-Fair_Trade.zblorb [19-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door II: Fair Trade, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220118

Locked_Door_III-Crate_Expectations.zblorb [19-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door III: Crate Expectations, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220119

Locked_Door_IV-Safety_In_Numbers.zblorb [20-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door IV: Safety In Numbers, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220119

Locked_Door_IX-Under_Obstruction.zblorb [29-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door IX: Under Obstruction, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220129

Locked_Door_V-Switched_On.zblorb [22-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door V: Switched On, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220121

Locked_Door_VI-It_Takes_Two.zblorb [24-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door VI: It Takes Two, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220123

Locked_Door_VII-Out_Of_Line.zblorb [25-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door VII: Out Of Line, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220125

Locked_Door_VIII-Enemy_Mine.zblorb [27-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Locked Door VIII: Enemy Mine, a minimalist interactive fiction, by Cody Gaisser. Release 1 / Serial number 220126

LookingToTheSky.zblorb [14-Mar-2011]
IFWiki: Looking to the Sky

Looking to the Sky, by Isaac Dudney. Release 1 / Serial number 110313

loose.z5 [03-Dec-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Mother_Loose

Mother Loose, an Interactive Nursery Rhyme by Irene Callaci. Release 2 / Serial number 981128 (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/loose/loose.z5)

lost.z5 [17-Jan-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Lost_Spellmaker

The Lost Spellmaker, An Interactive Mission by Neil James Brown. Release 3 / Serial number 980116 (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/lost/lost.z5)

LostPig.z8 [06-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Lost Pig

Lost Pig And Place Under Ground, by Admiral Jota. Winner of the 2007 IF Competition. Release 2 / Serial number 080406 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/zcode/lostpig/lostpig.z8)

LostPig.zblorb [06-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Lost Pig

Lost Pig And Place Under Ground, by Admiral Jota. Winner of the 2007 IF Competition. Release 2 / Serial number 080406 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/zcode/lostpig/lostpig.z8)

LostSheep.z5 [19-Jun-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Bible Retold: The Lost Sheep

The Bible Retold: The Lost Sheep, a light-hearted adaptation of the Parable of the Lost Sheep, by Ben Pennington. Release 1 / Serial number 130000 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2010/zcode/lostsheep/LostSheep.z5)

lucidnight.z5 [14-Mar-2023]
IFDB entry

Lucid Night, by Dee Cooke. Release 1 / Serial number 230226

ludicorp.z5 [26-Mar-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Ludicorp_Mystery

The Ludicorp Mystery, by Cal Henderson. Release 12 / Serial number 031010

magic-toyshop.z5 [18-Oct-1995]
IFDB entry

The Magic Toyshop, a fun game for all the family by Gareth Rees. Release 1, serial number 951018. (Source code to this version is in games/source/inform/magic-toyshop.inf, the original competition entry is in games/competition95/magic-toyshop.z5)

Magic_Muffin_-_The_Desert.zblorb [08-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry

Magic Muffin - The Desert, by Charlie the Spiffy. Release 1 / Serial number 120505

Mahadev.z5 [30-Jun-2011]
IFDB entry

Mahadev: Painless Little Stupid Games #6, by Bob Reeves. Release 1 / Serial number 110527

MakeItGood.z8 [04-Jul-2022]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Make It Good

Make it Good, by Jon Ingold. Release 15 / Serial number 091227

mansion.z5 [06-Apr-2022]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Mansion_(by_Barley)

Mansion, an Interactive Inheritance, by Derek Barley. Release 2 / Serial number 220406

mary.z5 [20-Oct-2000]
IFDB entry

Revenger, by Robb Sherwin. Release 2 / Serial number 000403 This game contains adult language and situations and is not intended for children. (a DOS executable is in games/pc/mary.exe)

Mask.z5 [22-Jan-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Masquerade

Masquerade, written by Kathleen M. Fischer. Release 4 / Serial number 010122 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/mask/mask.z5)

medusa.z5 [16-Mar-2003]
IFDB entry

Medusa, an Example in NPC Conversations, by Jim Fisher. Release 106 / Serial number 030314 (source code is in games/source/inform/medusa.inf)

memorylane.z5 [18-Mar-2023]
IFDB entry

Memory Lane, a world where you don't exist, by ComSha. Release 2 / Serial number 230311

Mercury_Trucking.z5 [02-Dec-2018]
IFDB entry

The Mercury Trucking Company, an Interactive Job Worth Doing, by Alan Trewartha.

Mercy.z5 [17-Feb-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Mercy

Mercy, A short story by Christopher Klimas. Release 2 / Serial number 980217 (The code (from release 1) for the computer in this game can be found in games/source/mercycomp.txt)

metamorp.z5 [23-Feb-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Metamorphoses

Metamorphoses, by Emily Short. Release 4 / Serial number 020222 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/metamorp/metamorp.z5, and a special version intended to show how the game works is in games/zcode/fracture.z5)

mhpquest.z5 [13-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry

Quest for the Magic Healing Plant, by Adam Crutchlow. Release 2 / Serial number 960613 Ported by the author from AGT to Inform. (the AGT original is in games/pc/mhpquest.zip)

midpoints.zip [31-Mar-2001]
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IFDB entry

Midpoints, an Interactive Nightmare by Mike Hnatushko. Release 1 / Serial number 010330 Archive includes ZCode game file and brief notes.

mimesis.z5 [25-Jan-1998]
IFDB entry

Sins Against Mimesis: An Interactive Theosophy, by Adam Thornton. Release 3 / Serial number 980110 (Source code to this version is in games/source/inform/mimesis.zip, the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/mimesis/mimesis.z5)

mindelec.z5 [09-Oct-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Mind_Electric

The Mind Electric, An Interactive Vision by Jason Dyer. Release 3 / serial number 941008 (should be 951008) (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/mindelec.z5)

mines.z5 [29-Oct-2010]
IFDB entry

Mines version 2010.10.29, a randomly generated maze exploring game, by James L. Dean. (Source code is in games/source/inform/mines.inf)

minster.z5 [17-Nov-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Christminster

Christminster, An Interactive Conspiracy by Gareth Rees. Release 4, serial number 961117

Misdirection.txt [20-Feb-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Act of Misdirection

Announcement for The Act Of Misdirection.

Misdirection.z5 [04-Mar-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Act of Misdirection

The Act Of Misdirection, An Interactive Performance, written by Cal Harrison. Release 6 / Serial number 060304

MissingGrandpa-LostInTime.zblorb [19-Mar-2012]
IFDB entry

Missing Grandpa: Lost in Time, by Becky Kinkead. Release 1 / Serial number 120319

Mobius.zblorb [19-Nov-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Möbius

Möbius, an Interactive Twist by J.D. Clemens. Release 2 / Serial number 061119 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/zcode/mobius/Mobius.zblorb)

moments.zip [30-Apr-2024]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: Moments Out of Time

Moments Out of Time: Explorer Type, by L. Ross Raszewski. Official ZBLORB version including audio and cover art. (the original IFComp release, with separate story and sound resource files, is in games/competition2001/inform/moments)

monster-maker.z8 [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry

Monster Maker, a silly character creation toy, by Adri (aka "Erin Gigglecreek"). Release 2 / Serial number 150817

MonzasPhantom.zblorb [20-Feb-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Monza's Phantom

Monza's Phantom, by Sebastiano and Federico Gobbo. Release 1 / Serial number 070219

Moon-Shaped.zblorb [14-Jul-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Moon-Shaped

Moon-Shaped, a Fairy Tale Retold by Jason Ermer. Release 2 / Serial number 080710 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/zcode/moon-shaped/Moon-Shaped.z8)

moonglow.z3 [24-Oct-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Moonglow

Moonglow, Miniventure #1 by Dave Bernazzani, release 3. "What do you do when a mysterious orb crash-lands in your field? It's not your typical day at the farm!"

Moonwrecked.zblorb [10-Mar-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Moonwrecked

Moonwrecked, by Colin Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine. Release 1 / Serial number 110309

More.z8 [05-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: More

More, by Jason Dyer (Originally "Erin Canterbury"). Release 2 / Serial number 140604

mortlake.z8 [24-Mar-2012]
IFDB entry

Mortlake Manor. a gentle introduction to Interactive Fiction, by Ben Chenoweth. Release 1 / Serial number 120304

Mountain.zip [22-Mar-2003]
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IFDB entry

Mountain, an Interactive Expedition, by Benjamin Penny. Release 6 / Serial number 030317

MouseQuest_Ch1.zblorb [07-Jul-2016]

Mouse Quest Chapter 1 - The Arrival of Winter, by Bryan and Sean Lian.

mr-p.z5 [20-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry

The Story of Mr. P. by Hannes Schüller. Release 3 / Serial number 140620. (the original Spring Thing entry is in games/springthing/2014/StoryOfMrP.zip; the German original is in games/zcode/german/herr-p.z5)

mst3k1.z5 [14-Jun-1999]
IFDB entry

Detective, An Interactive MiSTing (Mystery Science Theater 3000) of Matt Barringer's AGT game "Detective", Silver Screen Edition, by Christopher E. Forman. Release 101 / Serial number 960831 (Source code for this version is in games/source/inform/mst3k1.inf, the original competition entry is in games/competition95/mst3k1.zip, an AGT conversion by Graeme Cree is in games/pc/mst1agt.zip)

mst3k1_2.z5 [23-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry

Detective, An Interactive MiSTing (Mystery Science Theater 3000) of Matt Barringer's AGT game "Detective", by Christopher E. Forman, updated by Stuart Moore. Release 7 / Serial number 000715 (Source code is in games/source/inform/MST3k1src.zip, the original competition entry is in games/competition95/mst3k1.zip, an AGT conversion by Graeme Cree is in games/pc/mst1agt.zip)

mst3k2.z5 [23-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry

A Fable, an interactive MiSTing-up of Stan Heller's GAGS game "A Fable". Original AGT MiST-ed version by Graeme Cree, ported to Inform by Stuart Moore. Release 5 / Serial number 000715 (Source code is in games/source/inform/MST3k2src.zip, and the AGT version by Graeme Cree is in games/agt/mst3k2.zip)

Mulldoon.z8 [04-Aug-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Mulldoon Legacy

The Mulldoon Legacy, a Tale of Time and Self, by Jon Ingold. Release 6 / Serial number 000724

Mullmurd.z5 [14-Feb-2002]
IFDB entry

The Mulldoon Murders, An Interactive Sequel, by Jon Ingold. Release 3 / Serial number 020214

Murdac.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Murdac, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1982). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Murdac.z5]

murderer.z5 [17-Jan-2012]
IFDB entry

What The Murderer Had Left, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 1 / Serial number 120117

muse.z5 [23-Sep-1999]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Muse:_An_Autumn_Romance

Muse: An Autumn Romance, by Christopher Huang. Release 2 / Serial number 990922 (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/muse/muse.z5)

musician.z8 [23-Nov-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Musician

The Musician, by Phillip Skains. Release 1 / Serial number 070820

My_Angel.z5 [18-Dec-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: My Angel

My Angel, by Jon Ingold. Release 2 / Serial number 001218 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/my_angel/my_angel.z5)

MyLastDuchess.zblorb [11-May-2014]

My Last Duchess, a Dramatic Monologue by Robert Browning and Jonas Persson. Release 1 / Serial number 140510

MyLittleProjectConceptIsProven.zblorb [21-Jun-2012]

My Little Project Concept is Proven, by Jake Johnson. Release 1 / Serial number 120620

mysterious_inform.zip [06-Apr-1998]
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IFDB entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry, entry

The 11 Mysterious Adventures by Brian Howarth (1981-83), converted from ScottFree to Inform (.z5):

  • The Golden Baton
  • The Time Machine
  • Arrow of Death Part 1 and 2
  • Escape from Pulsar 7
  • Circus
  • Feasibility Experiment
  • The Wizard of Akyrz
  • Perseus and Andromeda
  • Ten Little Indians
  • Waxworks

[file is linked to scott-adams/games/zcode/mysterious_inform.zip]

mysterious_z6_blorb.zip [12-Dec-2004]
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The 11 Mysterious Adventures by Brian Howarth (1981-83), converted from ScottFree to Inform (.z6) with Blorb format graphics, by Colin Davies:

  • The Golden Baton
  • The Time Machine
  • Arrow of Death Part 1 and 2
  • Escape from Pulsar 7
  • Circus
  • Feasibility Experiment
  • The Wizard of Akyrz
  • Perseus and Andromeda
  • Ten Little Indians
  • Waxworks

[file is linked to scott-adams/games/zcode/mysterious_z6_blorb.zip]

mysterious_z6_noblorb.zip [26-Jan-2011]
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The 11 Mysterious Adventures by Brian Howarth (1981-83), converted from ScottFree to Inform (.z6) with graphics drawn directly by the game's code, by Aldo Cumani:

  • The Golden Baton
  • The Time Machine
  • Arrow of Death Part 1 and 2
  • Escape from Pulsar 7
  • Circus
  • Feasibility Experiment
  • The Wizard of Akyrz
  • Perseus and Andromeda
  • Ten Little Indians
  • Waxworks

[file is linked to scott-adams/games/zcode/mysterious_z6_noblorb.zip]

MysteriousOceanTower.zblorb [10-May-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Love, Hate and the Mysterious Ocean Tower

Love, Hate and the Mysterious Ocean Tower. A weird romance, by C.E.J. Pacian. Release 2 / Serial number 110510 (the original Speed-IF entry is in games/mini-comps/speedif/SpeedIF_Jacket_4.zip)

mystery-of-winchester-high.z5 [08-Jul-2023]
IFDB entry

The Mystery of Winchester High, by Garry Francis. Release 1 / Serial number 230531

nameless.z8 [06-Dec-2013]
IFDB entry

Endless, Nameless v1.07 (2013.1206), by Adam Cadre.

Nautilisia.zblorb [23-Apr-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Nautilisia

Nautilisia, a bizarre and whimsical dream-world steeped in pseudo-Jungian symbolism, by Ryan Veeder. Release 2 / Serial number 130422

newday.z5 [30-Apr-1998]
IFDB entry

A New Day, by Jonathan Fry. Release 3 / Serial number 560827 (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/newday/newday.z5)

Nidus.z5 [17-Apr-2014]
IFDB entry

Nidus, by Adam Atkinson (Cambridge University, 1986). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.140416 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Nidus.z5]

night.z5 [19-Nov-1996]
IFDB entry

Night at the Computer Center, An Interactive Nocturnal Chase, by Bonni Mierzejewska. Release 1 / Serial number 961118

NightBeforeChristmas.zblorb [25-Dec-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: An Abbreviated Night Before Christmas

An Abbreviated Night Before Christmas, a Barely Interactive Pastiche by Adam Thornton. Release 1 / Serial number 061224

Nihilism.z8 [03-Oct-2015]

The Abyss, by Jamie Phelan. Release 1 / Serial number 151001

ninepts.z5 [27-Nov-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Nine Points

Nine Points: A Demonstration of an Interactive Fiction Game, by Robert Janelle and Brad O'Donnell. Release 12 / Serial number 961127 (solution is in solutions/ninepts.sol) [file is linked from starters/ninepts.z5]

njag.z5 [03-Jun-2021]
IFDB entry

Not Just A Game, by John Menichelli. Release 3 / Serial number 210603 (source code is in games/source/inform/njag_source.zip)

noroom.z5 [17-Jan-2004]
IFDB entry

No Room, by Ben Heaton. Release 2 / Serial number 040117 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2003/inform/noroom/noroom.z5 and source code in games/source/inform/noroom.inf)

northnorth.z8 [14-Nov-2014]
IFDB entry

The Northnorth Passage, by Snowball Ice. Release 2 / Serial number 141114

NudistsGoneWild.z8 [25-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry

Nudists Gone Wild, by 'Hulk Handsome'. Release 2 / Serial number 120425

nuntalylihu.z5 [10-Dec-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Adventure

nuntalyli'u, a translation of Adventure, aka Colossal Cave, into Lobjan. Translated by Nick Nicholas, with Jay Kominek, Eugene Mayes and Robin Powell, based on Graham Nelson's Inform version of Adventure.

oad.z5 [13-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Only_After_Dark

Only After Dark, by Gunther Schmidl. Release 2 / Serial number 000913

odieus.zip [27-Oct-1994]
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IFDB entry

Odieus's Quest for the Magic Flingshot (beta release), author unknown. Original game converted from LADS to AGT and "embellished" by David Malmberg, then ported to Inform by Teo Kwang Liak. Release 1 / Serial number 941021 (AGT source code is in games/source/agt/odieusrc.zip; the compiled AGT game is in games/pc/odieus.zip)

omniquest.z5 [26-Mar-2006]
IFDB entry

OMNIQuest, originally written in 1988 in Commodore 64 BASIC by Chris Barden and Chris Ethridge, and adapted for Inform by Chris Barden. Release 2 / Serial number 040127 (source code is in games/source/inform/omniquest.inf)

One_Game_in_Search_of_a_Story.z5 [07-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry

One Game in Search of a Story, by NOM3RCY. Release 326 / Serial number 101102

OneGirl.z5 [13-Oct-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: One Girl

One Girl, by Dr. Khel. Release 1 / Serial number 020113 WARNING: Contains adult content.

OnYourBack.z5 [18-Jun-2013]
IFDB entry

On Your Back, by Dan Doyle III. Release 1 / Serial number 130506

orevore.z8 [18-Nov-2007]

Orevore Courier, by Brian Rapp. Release 2 / Serial number 071116 (the original competition entry and accompanying graphics files are in games/competition2007/zcode/orevore/orevore.z8)

orient_express.z5 [17-Dec-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Bloodless_on_the_Orient_Express

Bloodless on the Orient Express, a Murderous Travelogue through the Balkans, by Hannes Schueller. Release 2 / Serial number 111217

orion.z5 [23-Nov-2004]
IFDB entry

The Orion Agenda, by Ryan Weisenberger. Release 10 / Serial number 041123 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/orion/orion.z5)

Ottumwa.z5 [18-Feb-2009]
IFDB entry

PDFA Ottumwa, a Police Department Forensics Analyst story, by David A. Faught. Release 5 / Serial number 021409 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/Ottumwa.gblorb)

Out_of_the_Pit.zblorb [15-May-2011]
IFDB entry

Out of the Pit, by Evil Roda. Release 1 / Serial number 110515

pad.z5 [18-Aug-1998]
IFDB entry

Total Paddling Mania, An Interactive Punishment Jag by Dr. Aloysius Beltway, PH.D Release 1 / Serial number 314159

paint.z5 [16-Mar-1998]
IFDB entry

Paint and Corners: Still Another Abuse of the Z-Machine, by L. Ross Raszewski. Release 1.0B / Serial number 980316

PaleBlueLight.zblorb [09-Jul-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Pale Blue Light

Pale Blue Light, a story by Kazuki Mishima. Release 2 / Serial number 110708

paperchase.z5 [03-May-1995]
IFDB entry

Paper Chase, An Interactive Education by Chris Skapura. This game was originally published as a TRS-80 BASIC listing titled "Collegiate Capers" in '80 Micro' magazine, August 1983.

parallel.z5 [20-Feb-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Parallel

Parallel, by David Hughes. Release 1 / Serial number 080219

Parallel.zblorb [14-Apr-2014]
IFDB entry

Parallel, by Ethan Crosthwaite. Release 4 / Serial number 140414

Paranoia.zblorb [03-Aug-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Paranoia (by cpuguy)

Paranoia, by Josh. Release 1 / Serial number 090803

paranoia.zip [09-Jun-1999]
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IFDB entry

Paranoia, a not-very-interactive future. Originally from an article by Sam Shirley, implemented in C on a Vax 11/780 by Tim Lister and converted to Inform by Glenn Hutchings. Release 1 / Serial number 981208 Archive contains a Z-Code game file, Inform source and the original C source on which the game is based. [file is linked to games/source/inform/paranoia.zip]

Parc.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Parc, by John Rennie (Cambridge University, 1983). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Parc.z5]

pas-de-deux.zip [18-Nov-2019]
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Pas De Deux, an Interactive Performance by Linus Åkesson. Release 1. Serial number 190923.

pathway.zip [19-May-2008]
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Pathway to Destruction, by Richard Otter. Originally written with ADRIFT and ported to Inform by the author. Release 2 / Serial number 080511 (the ADRIFT original is in games/adrift/pathway.zip)

Peacock.z5 [08-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Not Made With Hands

Not Made With Hands, an Interactive Demonstration, written by Emily Short. Release 1 / Serial number 000208

Pegasus.zblorb [08-Jul-2013]

Pegasus, by Joshua Mandell. Release 1 / Serial number 130708

pentari.z5 [09-Feb-2003]
IFDB entry

Pentari, an Interactive Prequel to "The Mission", by Howard Sherman. Release 6 / Serial number 030206

permagic.z5 [21-Sep-1999]
IFDB entry

Perilous Magic, a really short interactive comic tragedy, by David Fillmore. Release 10 / Serial number 990821

PerrysWorld.zblorb [02-May-2007]
IFWiki: Perry's World

Perry's World, by Jim Wilbur. Release 1 / Serial number 070501

phlegm.z5 [05-Aug-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Phlegm

Phlegm, an Interactive Interactive by Adjacent Drooler, (aka Jason Dyer). Release 3 / Serial number 970804 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/phlegm/phlegm.z5)

Photograph.zblorb [28-Apr-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Photograph

Photograph, a Portrait of Reflection, by Steve Evans. Release 5 / Serial number 040827 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/zcode/photo/photo.z5)

photopia.z5 [18-Aug-2012]
IFDB entry

Photopia, by Adam Cadre. Version 1.30 (2012.0416). (a DOS executable is in games/pc/photopia.exe; the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/photopia/photopia.z5)

piece_v3.z5 [18-Aug-1997]
IFDB entry

Piece of Mind, an Interactive Short Story by Giles Boutel. Release 3 / Serial number 970816 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/piece/piece.z5)

pigpancake.zblorb [10-Apr-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Pigpancake

Pigpancake, by Aubra Penner. Release 1 / Serial number 110410

piracy_2.z5 [08-Apr-2010]

Piracy 2.0 - A Text Adventure in Space, by Sean Hunter. Release 2 / Serial number 100408 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2008/zcode/Piracy_2.z5)

pirrail.zblorb [20-Sep-2011]
IFDB entry

Pirate Railroad, by Utkonos. Released in honour of International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2011. Release 1 / Serial number 110920

PLSG.zip [20-Apr-2011]
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"Painless Little Stupid Games", a collection of five small games ("Dinnertime", "To Get To The Other Side", "They're After You!", "Mazemapper" and "The Mean Story"), originally written in Alan and then converted to Inform 7, by Bob Reeves. (the original Alan versions are in games/alan/plsg.zip)

praser5.z5 [15-May-2005]
IFDB entry

Praser 5, an Interactive Puzzle by Andrew Plotkin. Release 4 / Serial number 050509

Primer.zblorb [02-Dec-2017]
IFDB entry

Primer, by Christina Nordlander. Release 1 / Serial number 171025

Primrose.zblorb [23-Dec-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Primrose Path

The Primrose Path, by Nolan Bonvouloir. Release 4 / Serial number 091222 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/zcode/primrose/Primrose.z8)

princess.zip [31-Jan-1997]
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The Ice Princess, an Interactive Fairy-Tale by Ruediger Hanke. Release 8 / Serial number 960901 (the original Amiga only version by the same author is in games/amiga/Mipric_IP_4.lha)

Probing.zip [03-Oct-1999]
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IFWiki: Offensive Probing

Offensive Probing, an Epic Sci-Fi Adventure, by Ben Croshaw. Release 1 / Serial number 990919 Archive includes the z-code game file, an MS-DOS executable version and documentation. [file is linked from games/pc/Probing.zip]

promoted.z5 [18-Jul-1997]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Promoted

Promoted! by Mike DeSanto, ported from REXX Adventure to Inform by Johannes Steingraeber. Release 1.1 of port. (the original OS/2 only competition entry is in games/competition96/promoted/promoted.rad)

PS.z8 [06-Nov-2020]
IFDB entry

The Quest for the Philosopher's Stone, by Hew. Release 1 / Serial number 427301

puerto.z5 [03-Jan-2005]
IFDB entry

The board game Puerto Rico, ported to Inform by J. Robinson Wheeler. Release 1.1 / Serial number 20050101 (source code is in games/source/inform/puerto.inf)

punkpnts.z5 [11-Jan-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Punk_Points

Punk Points, a Video Game in Three Acts by Jim Munroe. Release 2 / Serial number 010108 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/punkpnts/punkpnts.z5)

Puppet.zip [03-Aug-2004]
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The Puppet-Man (Larsoft Adventure number 5). Originally written by G.H. Larsen (1987) and converted to Inform by William Stott. Release 2 / Serial number 040803 (the original BBC version is in games/bbc/Puppet.zip)

PUTPBAA.z5 [19-Jun-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Pick Up the Phone Booth and Aisle

Pick Up the Phone Booth and Aisle. The latest in a long series of silly games. Release 2 / Serial number 010618 Written by David Dyte, Steve Bernard, Dan Shiovitz, Iain Merrick, John Cater, Liza Daly, Ola S. Bauge, J. Robinson Wheeler, Jonathan Blask, Dan Schmidt, Stephen Granade, Rob Noyes and Emily Short.

pytho.z8 [23-Feb-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Pytho's Mask

Pytho's Mask, by Emily Short. Release 3 / Serial number 020223. (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/pytho.blb) [file is linked to games/mini-comps/smoochie/pytho.z8]

QuestForTheMagicMuffin.zblorb [01-May-2012]
IFDB entry

The Quest for the Magic Muffin, by Charlie the Spiffy. Release 1 / Serial number 120326

QuestForTheMagicMuffin3.zblorb [05-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry

Quest for the Magic Bagel...Err Muffin 3, by Charlie the Spiffy and Arf. Release 1 / Serial number 120505

quick2.zblorb [01-Jun-2011]
IFDB entry

A Simple Theft 2: A Simple Theftier: an Interactive Larceny by Mark J. Musante. Release 2 / Serial number 110601

QuidditchFinal1954.zblorb [22-Oct-2012]
IFDB entry

The Quidditch Final of 1954, by Joseph Miller. "It's May 15th, the day of the Quidditch final, which will take place in a few hours. You are the Gryffindor Seeker, and the game will rest largely on your shoulders." Release 4 / Serial number 121022

Ralph.z5 [09-Mar-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Ralph (by Schmidt)

Ralph, An Interactive Sniffing by Miron Schmidt. Release 9 / Serial number 040309 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/ralph/ralph.z5)

rameses.zblorb [03-Nov-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Rameses

Rameses, a Tale of Heroes, by Stephen Bond. Release 3 / Serial number 061023 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/rameses/rameses.z5)

rans.zip [12-Nov-2000]
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RANS, an interworld progress, by Bob Reeves. Release 3 / Serial number 000918 Archive includes game zcode file and hints in a separate zcode file.

RBD.z8 [28-Mar-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Rachel's Bad Day

Rachel has a bad day, by Sly Old Dog. Originally written with ADRIFT and ported to Inform by Roger Pepitone. Release 5 / Serial number 070328 (source code is in games/source/inform/bad-day-src.zip, and the ADRIFT original is in games/adrift/rachels-bad-day.zip)

reading.z5 [10-Jan-2012]

A Reading in May, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 2 / Serial number 120109 (source code is in games/source/inform/reading-src.zip)

Reddex.z8 [24-Jan-2020]
IFDB entry

Reddex, an interactive adventure, by Phlegethon. Release 1 / Serial number 200124

Relief.z5 [20-Aug-2000]
IFDB entry

The Hunt For Relief, a toilettic experience, by Christian Gaertner. Release 1 / Serial number 000820

reser.z5 [10-Feb-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Rock'Em_Sock'Em_Robots

Rock'Em Sock'Em Robots, an Interactive Boxing Match by Benjamin Mullins. Release 1 / Serial number 050209 (source code is in games/source/inform/reser.inf)

residnt2.z5 [08-Sep-1997]
IFDB entry

The Resident, by Mike DeSanto, ported from REXX Adventure to Inform by Johannes Steingraeber. 'The Resident' is a cyberspace adventure; its main quest is to escape from a virtual world.

RetroFatale.zip [11-Jul-2013]
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Retro Fatale, a Deadly Game, by Aaron Arendt. Written for Game Gale 2010 on rpgmaker.net. Release 1 / Serial number 110713

reverb.z5 [11-Jan-1999]
IFDB entry

Reverberations, a Hectic Voltairian Adventure, by Russell Glasser. Release 1 / Serial number 990110 (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/reverb/reverb.z5)

reverzi.z5 [18-Dec-1999]
IFDB entry

Reverzi, Version 1.0, a port of Reversi to the Z-Machine by John Menichelli (source code is in games/source/inform/reversi.inf)

ribbons.z5 [03-Jul-2001]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Ribbons

Ribbons, an IF Art Show 2001 Still Life, written by J.D. Berry. Release 2 / Serial number 010702

Rise_of_the_Necropolis.zblorb [19-Feb-2018]

Rise of the Necropolis, by Noelle Correa and Amiel Cox. Release 1 / Serial number 171208

risorg.zblorb [15-Nov-2017]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Risorgimento Represso

Risorgimento Represso, an Interactive Invigoration, written by Michael Coyne. Release 6 / Serial number 171114 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/risorg.gblorb, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2003/zcode/risorg/risorg.z8)

robots.z5 [15-Jan-1998]
IFDB entry

Robots - another abuse of the Z-Machine - A nostalgic diversion by Torbjörn Andersson. Release 6 / Serial number 980115. (source code is in games/source/inform/robots.inf)

rogue.z5 [06-Jul-1998]
IFDB entry

zRogue, a port of the classic game Rogue. Ported by Gevan Dutton, based on Tim Stoehr's Rogue 5.3 clone. Release 2 / Serial number 980706

RoomSerial.z8 [27-Jun-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Room Serial

Room Serial, an escape game, by merricart. Release 2 / Serial number 120627

RoTA.zblorb [04-May-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Reliques of Tolti-Aph

The Reliques of Tolti-Aph, a W&W Scenario by Graham Nelson. Release 1 / Serial number 060430. (a Spanish translation is in games/glulx/spanish/rota.zip)

RPN.zblorb [31-May-2009]
IFDB entry

RPN, by benjabby. Release 1 / Serial number 090531

RtDoom.z5 [20-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry

Return to Doom, Copyright 1999 by Peter D. Killworth. Release 1 / Serial number 000831

SameGame.z5 [31-Jul-1998]
IFDB entry

SameGame, another episode in the Z-Machine abuse saga, by Kevin Bracey. SameGame is an implementation of a simple arcade game and is also a stress test of Z-Machine interpreters. Release 1 / Serial number 980731 (source code is in games/source/inform/SameGame.inf)

samhain.z5 [22-Oct-2000]
IFDB entry

Samhain: Pick Up The Pumpkin and KILL, a brief Halloween-themed game, by Ed Mueller. Release 1 / Serial number 001021 Not suitable for children.

sanddancer-dialog.zblorb [07-Oct-2020]
IFDB entry

Sand-dancer: a Desert Fable, by Aaron Reed, Alexei Othenin-Girard, and Howard M. Lewis Ship. A re-implementation of Aaron Reed’s Sand-dancer game in Dialog. Release 7. Serial number 201004.

Sangraal.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Sangraal, by Jonathan R. Partington (Cambridge University, 1987). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Sangraal.z5]

SantasSleighRide.zip [27-Dec-2008]
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IFWiki: Santa's Sleigh Ride

Santa's Sleigh Ride, a moment in the life of Santa Claus, by Molly Geene. Release 4 / Serial number 081227

saveprinceton.z8 [25-Nov-2004]
IFDB entry

Save Princeton, originally by Jacob Weinstein and Karine Schaefer, and ported to Inform by Mike Caesar. Release 21 / Serial number 041125 (the original TADS version is in tads/saveprinceton20.gam)

Savoir-Faire.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Savoir-Faire

Savoir-Faire, an Interactive Search for Loot, by Emily Short. Release 8 / Serial number 040205

Savoir-Faire_Feelies.pdf [18-Mar-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Savoir-Faire

The "feelies" for Savoir-Faire, scanned as a PDF file, by Emily Short.

scald.z5 [06-Feb-2018]
IFDB entry

Scald, by John Baptist. Release 1 / Serial number 180206

School.z5 [18-Dec-1999]
IFDB entry

Inform School, a tutorial game about Inform written in Inform, by William J. Shlaer. Release 1 / Serial number 991217

schooldays.z5 [04-Jan-2001]
IFDB entry

Schooldays, an Interactive Story by Andrew MacKinnon. Release 3 / Serial number 092800 (source code is in games/source/inform/schooldays.inf)

scopa_z6.zip [21-Mar-2011]
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IFWiki: Scopa

Scopa, a graphical (Z-code V6) version of the Italian card game of the same name, by Aldo Cumani. Release 1 / Serial number 110321. Archive includes Z-code and source. (file is linked to games/source/inform/scopa_z6.zip)

seacoral.z5 [27-Feb-2023]
IFDB entry

Sea Coral, a deep sea adventure for Punyjam #3, written by Jeffrey Greer. Release 1 / Serial number 230225 (source code is in games/source/inform/seacoral.inf)

selection.z5 [09-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry

Final Selection, by Sam Gordon. Winner of the 2006 One Room Game Competition. Release 3 / Serial number 061009

sfiction.z8 [07-Jul-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Speculative_Fiction

Speculative Fiction: Beginner's Lessons from "The Big Book of Financial Crimes", by Diane Christoforo and Thomas Mack. Release 2 / Serial number 120706 (a walkthrough of the game is in solutions/SpeculativeFiction_walkthrough.txt, a map of the game is in solutions/maps/sfiction.pdf, and the original competition entry is in games/mini-comps/introcomp/introcomp11.zip)

sgate.z5 [29-Oct-2004]
IFDB entry

Shadowgate, originally implemented on the NES by ICOM (1989) and reimplemented in Inform by David Griffith. Release 8 / Serial number 040616 (source code is in games/source/inform/sgate.tar.gz)

sh1.z5 [17-Jan-2003]
IFDB entry

Murder at the Diogenes Club, an adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes Solo Mysteries gamebook #1. The book was written by Gerald Lientz, and adapted for Inform by "Doc". Release 1 / Serial number 021024

sh2.zblorb [17-Jan-2003]
IFDB entry

The Black River Emerald, an adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes Solo Mysteries gamebook #2. The book was written by Peter Ryan, and adapted for Inform by "Doc". Release 1 / Serial number 021101

sh3.z5 [17-Jan-2003]
IFDB entry

Death at Appledore Towers, an adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes Solo Mysteries gamebook #3. The book was written by Gerald Lientz, and adapted for Inform by "Doc". Release 1 / Serial number 021114

sh4.z5 [17-Jan-2003]
IFDB entry

The Crown vs Dr. Watson, an adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes Solo Mysteries gamebook #4. The book was written by Gerald Lientz, and adapted for Inform by "Doc". Release 1 / Serial number 021231

shade.z5 [28-Nov-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Shade

Shade, a brief story by "Ampe R. Sand" (aka Andrew Plotkin). Release 3 / Serial number 001127 (a Mac version is in games/mac/Shade-R3.hqx, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/shade/shade.z5)

ShadowOfMemories.zblorb [27-Nov-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Shadow of Memories

Shadow of Memories, by Bethany Horbury. Release 1 / Serial number 061124

ShadowSoldiers.zblorb [25-Jun-2007]

Shadow Soldiers, by Arvind Pillai. Release 1 / Serial number 070625

Shallow.zblorb [09-Nov-2012]
IFDB entry

Shallow, by Austin Eady. Release 1 / Serial number 121109

sherbet.z5 [19-Dec-1996]
IFDB entry

The Meteor, the Stone and a Long Glass of Sherbet, by Angela M. Horns (aka Graham Nelson). Release 2 / Serial number 961216 Winner of the 1996 IF competition. (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/sherbet/sherbet.z5)

shrapnel.txt [12-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry

Brief notes on Shrapnel, by Adam Cadre

shrapnel.z5 [12-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Shrapnel

Shrapnel, by Adam Cadre Version 1.01 (12 February 2000) / Serial number 9504 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/shrapnel.exe)

six-gray-rats.z8 [31-Mar-2015]
IFDB entry

Six Gray Rats Crawl Up The Pillow, a Gothic Vignette, by Boswell Cain. Release 2 / Serial number 150331

Slackerx.z5 [26-Mar-1998]
IFDB entry

Slacker X, A scatological breakthrough in adventure gaming. Release 1 / Serial number 971009 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/slackerx.zip)

SleepCycle.zblorb [17-Dec-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Sleep Cycle

Sleep Cycle, by Thomas Cross. Release 1 / Serial number 101217

Snafufun.zip [03-Oct-1999]
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IFDB entry

SNAFUFUN, a simple hypertext adventure originally written in BASIC by Chris Kerton and converted to Inform by Duncan Cross. Archive contains z-code game file, Inform source code and the original BASIC source code. [file is linked to games/source/inform/Snafufun.zip]

snowed-in.zip [10-Aug-2022]
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Snowed In, by Jason Self. Release 4 / Serial number 220809 Archive contains game file and source code. [file is linked to games/source/inform/snowed-in.zip]

Snowquest.zip [27-Jan-2010]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: Snowquest

Snowquest, a Curious Tale by Eric Eve. Release 2 / Serial number 100127 Archive includes Z-code game file and a walkthrough. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2009/zcode/snowquest/Snowquest.zblorb)

So_Youve_Never_Played_a_Text.zblorb [02-Apr-2014]
IFDB entry

So, You've Never Played a Text Adventure Before, Huh? An Introduction to Interactive Fiction by Ryan Veeder. Release 1 / Serial number 140327

SoFar.z8 [19-Dec-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: So Far

So Far, An Interactive Catharsis by Andrew Plotkin. Release 6 / Serial number 961218

softporn.zip [19-Oct-1997]
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IFDB entry

Softporn Adventure, by Chuck Benton. Release 0 / 971018 An Inform port of Softporn Adventure, by Patrick Kellum. This is an early beta port, please read the enclosed softporn.txt file. Benton's original was the predecessor of Leisure Suit Larry I. (The original is in games/appleII/softporn.zip, and DOS ports of this game are in games/pc/softporn.zip (Gary Thompson, executable only) and games/pc/softporp.zip (Paul Schlyter, executable and source))

solitary.txt [14-Jun-2004]
IFDB entry

Notes on Solitary, by the game's author.

solitary.z5 [07-Jun-2004]
IFDB entry

Solitary, A Single Room Reminiscence, by Kahlan. Release 2 / Serial number 040607

Somewhere.z5 [31-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Somewhere

Somewhere, an Interactive Poem by Kazuki Mishima. Release 2 / Serial number 080129

SoReality.z8 [27-Jan-2010]
IFDB entry

So Reality, by Kenya Miller. Release 1 / Serial number 100127

spacest2.z5 [30-Jan-2004]
IFDB entry

Space Station, a science fiction story based on the example transcript included with Infocom's Planetfall, by David Ledgard. Release 2 / Serial number 040130 (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/space_st/space_st.z5 and source code is in games/source/inform/spacest2.zip)

spacez.z5 [11-Jul-1998]
IFDB entry

Space InvaderZ, a Z-Machine implementation of Space Invaders, by L. Ross Raszewski. Release 1 / Serial number 980710

SpAdventure.z5 [17-Jun-2007]
IFDB entry

SpAdventure by Jay Walton. The original Adventure with a twist - you play as an Enchanter with spells. Release 2 / Serial number 971030 (source code is in games/source/inform/SpAdventure.inf)

spirit.readme [07-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry

Description of SpiritWrak, by Daniel S. Yu.

spirit.z5 [07-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry

SpiritWrak, An Interactive Fantasy Adventure by Daniel S. Yu. Release 3 / Serial number 960606

sporkery1.z5 [11-Jan-2008]
IFDB entry

Sporkery 1: There Will Be Sporking, by David Hughes. Release 1 / Serial number 080111

spot.z5 [25-Oct-2002]
IFDB entry

The Spot, by Kid Vicious. Release 0 / Serial number 021025

spring.z8 [08-Feb-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: She's_Got_a_Thing_for_a_Spring

She's Got a Thing For a Spring, an Interactive Dip in a Hot Spring, by Brent VanFossen. Release 4 / Serial number 080207 (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/inform/spring/spring.z5)

Spring_2020.z8 [15-Apr-2020]
IFDB entry

Spring 2020, by Phillip J. Rhoades. Release 1 / Serial number 200414

Spycatcher.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Spycatcher, by Jonathan R. Partington and Jonathan Thackray (Cambridge University, 1989). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 This game was later released for 1980s home computers as "Spy Snatcher". [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Spycatcher.z5]

standing.z5 [05-Jan-2024]
IFDB entry

You Are Standing, by Aaron A. Reed. Release 3 / Serial number 240105. Originally an exclusive bonus for the Ultimate Collector's Edition of 50 Years of Text Games.

Starborn.zblorb [16-Jan-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Starborn

Starborn, an interactive story, by Juhana Leinonen. Release 2 / Serial number 110116

starlight.z8 [16-Mar-2020]
IFDB entry

Starlight, by Timothy Laubach. Release 1 / Serial number 130802 (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/starlight.gblorb)

Starry_Seeksorrow.zblorb [03-Jun-2016]
IFDB entry

Starry Seeksorrow, by Caleb Wilson. Release 2 / Serial number 160602

Stealing_the_Stolen.zblorb [22-Dec-2016]
IFDB entry

Stealing the Stolen, by Rachel and Sabrina. Release 1 / Serial number 161222

stiffmst.z5 [17-Mar-1998]
IFDB entry

Stiffy Makane: Mystery Science Theater 3000. An Interactive MiSTing of Mark Ryan's AGT game "The Incredible Erotic Adventures of Stiffy Makane" Release 69 / Serial number 690609 (Source code is in games/source/inform/stiffmst.inf)

stiffy.z5 [07-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Stiffy Makane: Inform Edition. Release 71 / Serial number 069105 An Inform 6 port of The Incredible Erotic Adventures of Stiffy Makane, derived from Drunken Bastard and Dastardly Coward's Mystery Science Theater 3000 version, by Drunken Bastard. (Source code is in games/source/inform/stiffy.inf)

stinkorswim.z8 [06-Jan-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Stink_or_Swim

Stink or Swim, an Interactive Non-Olympic Event, by Renee Choba. Release 1 / Serial number 090105

stonecage.z5 [12-Oct-2018]
IFDB entry

The Stone Cave, by Kevan Davis. Written in 24 hours for the 4th Hours of Inform. Release 1 / Serial number 091103

StormCellar0.zblorb [23-Oct-2008]
IFDB entry

Storm Cellar, an Interactive Work of Horror by P. F. Sheckarski. This is the first installment in a planned series, to be released episodically. Release 2 / Serial number 081022 (the original IntroComp entry is in games/mini-comps/introcomp/introcomp08.zip)

StrangeWorld.zblorb [12-Oct-2009]

Strange World, by Matt Salaiz. Release 1 / Serial number 091012

strike_force.z5 [01-Mar-2023]
IFDB entry

Strike Force: The Hydrogen Annihilator. Part 3: Infiltration at the Arctic Circle, by Christopher Drum. Release 1 / Serial number 230227

Sturdlint.z5 [30-Jun-2011]
IFDB entry

Sturdlint (The Mempotnaclob): Painless Little Stupid Games #7, by Bob Reeves. Release 1 / Serial number 110630

submarine-sabotage.z3 [08-Jul-2023]
IFDB entry

Submarine Sabotage, by Garry Francis. Release 3 / Serial number 230512

submarine-sabotage.z5 [08-Jul-2023]
IFDB entry

Submarine Sabotage, by Garry Francis. Release 3 / Serial number 230512

Suicide.z8 [04-Nov-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Suicide (game)

Suicide, a self-ordered death sentence, by Dan Doyle III. Release 1 / Serial number 101103

sunburn.zblorb [23-Feb-2015]
IFDB entry

Sunburn, a Social Justice Horror Story, by Caelyn Sandel. Release 3 / Serial number 150214

sunburst.z6 [22-Feb-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Sunburst Contamination

A science fiction adventure game for the C64 by Fredrik Ramsberg and Johan Berntsson, ported to the Z-machine by Johan Berntsson. Version 1. (the original BASIC source code is in infocom/tools/bas2inf.zip)

SundayAfternoon.z8 [14-Dec-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Sunday Afternoon

Sunday Afternoon, by Christopher Huang (originally writing as "Virgil Hilts"). Release 3 / Serial number 121213 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2012/zcode/sunday/original/)

SurprisingCaseOfBrianTimmons.zblorb [14-Jan-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Surprising Case of Brian Timmons

The Surprising Case of Brian Timmons. An Interactive Enigma, by Marshal Tenner Winter. Release 1 / Serial number 130114

Sushi.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A Day for Fresh Sushi

A Day For Fresh Sushi, by Emily Short. Release 1 / Serial number 010416 (original .z5 version is in /games/mini-comps/speedif/SpeedIF_WON.zip)

sutwin.z5 [18-Apr-1997]
IFDB entry

The Space Under the Window, by Andrew Plotkin. Release 2 / Serial number 970402

suvehnux.z5 [09-Feb-2022]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Suveh_Nux

Suveh Nux, a game of magical experimentation, version 1.1, by David Fisher. Winner of the 2007 One Room Game Comp. Release 1 / Serial number 150314 (the original competition entry is in games/mini-comps/oneroom/orgc2007.zip)

Swineback.z5 [22-Apr-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Swineback Ridge

Swineback Ridge, A Desperate Battle by Eric Eve. Release 1 / Serial number 060422

sycamora.z5 [15-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry

Sycamora Tree, How your game should look for submission, written by David Dyte. Release 2 / Serial number 980107

taipan.z5 [20-May-2002]
IFDB entry

Taipan! A game based on the China trade of the 1800s. Created by Art Canfil and ported to the Z-Machine by D. Jacob Wildstrom. Release 2 / Serial number 020520 (Source code is in games/source/inform/taipan.tar.gz)

Take_the_Dog_Out.zblorb [04-Apr-2021]
IFDB entry

Take the Dog Out, a Short Constitutional, by Ell. Release 1 / Serial number 210328

Tangle.z5 [04-Mar-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Spider And Web

Spider And Web, Interactive Fiction by Andrew Plotkin. Release 4 / Serial number 980226

tatctae.z8 [21-May-1997]
IFDB entry

Time: All things come to an end, by Andy Phillips. Release 7 / Serial number 970521 (a DOS executable is in games/pc/Tatctae.zip)

TauntingDonut.zblorb [12-Jun-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Taunting Donut

Taunting Donut, a super-short interactive fiction by Kalev Tait. Release 1 / Serial number 080612

tBLW.zip [10-Nov-2012]
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IFWiki: The_Blood_Lust_Warrior

The Blood lust Warrior, an Interactive RPG by Zorkfire Games. Release 11 / Serial number 121030 Contains story file and source code. (a Glulx version is in games/glulx/tBLW.zip)

tcom_remake.zip [03-Nov-2012]
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A remake of the 1986 text adventure The Colour of Magic, by Delta4, based on the Terry Pratchett novel of the same name. Reconstructed in Inform by David Rogers, with the help of UnQuill (by John Elliott). Archive includes Z-code and Glulx versions, with and without graphics. Release 1 / Serial number 121103 [file is linked to games/glulx/tcom_remake.zip]

TCOTY.zblorb [09-Sep-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Citizen of the Year: The Game

The Citizen of the Year: The Game, written by "KG". Release 1 / Serial number 060908

teacher.z5 [26-Nov-2007]
IFDB entry

Teacher Feature, by Paul Equinox Collins. Release 1 / Serial number 071126 (source code is in games/source/inform/teacher.inf)

tell.z5 [25-Oct-2002]
IFDB entry

William Tell: The Game, by Kid Vicious. Release 1 / Serial number 021025

telling.zblorb [12-Mar-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Whom The Telling Changed

Whom The Telling Changed, by Aaron A. Reed. Release 3 / Serial number 060518 (the original Spring Thing entry is in games/springthing/2005/teller.zip)

temple.z5 [18-Nov-2002]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Temple

The Temple, an Interactive Homage to H.P. Lovecraft, written by Johan Berntsson. Release 2 / Serial number 021118 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/zcode/temple/temple.z5)

terror_tabby.z5 [15-May-2008]
IFDB entry

Attack of the Terror Tabby! A brief exercise in futility by Eric Mayer. "Oh no! The cat is ticking. It must have swallowed a bomb!" Release 1 / Serial number 080514

tess.z5 [28-Dec-2003]
IFDB entry

Beyond The Tesseract, an Abstract Adventure by David Lo, ported to Inform by Andrew Plotkin. Release 2 / Serial number 031227 (the original game is in games/pc/tess.zip)

TGM.z5 [31-Mar-2005]
IFDB entry

The Great Machine - a fragment, by Jonas Kyratzes Version 1.0 (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/TGM.exe and a Windows installer is in games/pc/TGM_Setup.exe)

That_Damn_Elevator.zblorb [11-Jul-2016]
IFDB entry

That Damn Elevator, by Binkley Beardman. Release 1 / Serial number 160710

ThatDamnRemote.zblorb [14-Dec-2009]

That Damn Remote, a short farcical interactive fiction romp, by Jamie Phelan. Release 1 / Serial number 091214

the-grumpy-cricket.z8 [25-Dec-2023]
IFDB entry

The Grumpy Cricket (And Other Enormous Creatures), a game for the mischievous by John Goerzen. Release 1 / Serial number 231225. (source code is in games/source/inform/the-grumpy-cricket.zip)

the-mall.zip [31-Jul-2019]
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IFDB entry

The Mall, by Jason Self. Includes Inform 6 source code. Release 0 / Serial number 190718

The_Awakening.zip [24-Aug-2023]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Awakening (by PKProStudio)

The Awakening: The prologue to the Saturn Chronicles, by PKProStudio. Release 1 / Serial number 100326

The_Cenric_Family_Curse.zip [18-Dec-2013]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Cenric Family Curse

The Cenric Family Curse. Cursed and running out of time, by Jonathan Snyder. Release 3 / Serial number 131218 (the original competition entry is in games/mini-comps/ectocomp/ectocomp2013.zip)

The_Computer_Lady.z8 [06-Jul-2019]
IFDB entry

The Computer Lady, an Interactive Coding Exercise, by Daniel Gunnell. Release 1 / Serial number 190702

The_Enigma_of_the_Old_Manor_House.zblorb [29-Nov-2022]
IFDB entry

The Enigma of the Old Manor House, an Interactive Mystery, by Daniel M. Stelzer. Release 2 / Serial number 221121

The_Fifth_Continent.z8 [20-Jul-2019]
IFDB entry

The Fifth Continent, a travel through the Romney Marsh, by Daniel Gunnell. Release 1 / Serial number 190719

The_Garden_of_Verging_Paths.zblorb [31-Oct-2015]
IFDB entry

The Garden of Verging Paths, by Quinn Spence. Release 1 / Serial number 151027

The_Grand_Tour.z8 [20-May-2019]
IFDB entry

The Grand Tour, a short I7 demonstration, by Daniel Gunnell. Release 1 / Serial number 190512

the_job.z5 [02-Oct-2021]
IFDB entry

The job, a PunyJam #1 game by Fredrik Ramsberg. Release 5 / Serial number 210930 (source code is in games/source/inform/the_job.inf)

The_Minimalist_Game.z5 [08-Feb-2017]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Minimalist Game

The Minimalist Game, by NOM3RCY.

The_Mundane_Tale_of_the_Morning.zblorb [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Mundane Tale of the Morning After

The Mundane Tale of the Morning After, a tiny anti-adventure, by Adri. Release 1 / Serial number 140109

The_Paper_Bag_Princess.z8 [05-Sep-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Paper Bag Princess

The Paper Bag Princess, an interactive fairy tale, by Adri. Release 4 / Serial number 150818

the_witch.zip [08-Jun-2023]
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IFDB entry

The Witch, by Charles Moore, Jr. Release 1 / Serial number 230529 Archive includes the Z-code game file, hints and maps.

The_World_Turned_Upside_Down.zblorb [28-Dec-2015]
IFDB entry

The World Turned Upside Down: A Cape side story, by Bruno Dias. Release 2 / Serial number 151224

TheAdventuresOfHoudini.zblorb [12-May-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Adventures of Houdini

The Adventures of Houdini, by Colleen Boye. Release 4 / Serial number 120511

TheAlgophilistsPenury.zip [28-May-2012]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Algophilists' Penury

The Algophilists' Penury, by Jon Stall. Release 1 / Serial number 120528 Archive includes game file and source code. [file is linked to games/source/inform/TheAlgophilistsPenury.zip]

theatre.z5 [03-Dec-1995]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Theatre

Theatre, An Interactive Night of Horror, by Brendon Wyber. Release 2 / Serial number 951203

TheDayIShotHitler.z5 [08-Dec-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Day I shot ...

The Day I Shot..., an interactive party, by Marius Muller. Release 2 / Serial number 081206 (the original version is in games/mini-comps/speedif/SpeedIF_NewYear.zip)

TheDogHouse.zblorb [30-Nov-2010]
IFDB entry

The Dog/House, a Brief Excursion, by Byron Alexander Campbell. Release 2 / Serial number 101130

TheEmptyRoom.zblorb [13-Aug-2010]
IFDB entry

The Empty Room, an Interactive Escape, by Matthew Alger. Release 1 / Serial number 100813

TheEnchantedCastle.zblorb [28-Jun-2019]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Enchanted Castle

The Enchanted Castle, by Gregg Roberts. Release 1 / Serial number 190627

TheForgottenGirls.zblorb [17-Aug-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Forgotten Girls

The Forgotten Girls, by Brent H. Release 1 / Serial number 120817

thegallery.z5 [03-Jul-2008]
IFDB entry

The Gallery of Henri Beauchamp, by Mike Vollmer. Release 2 / Serial number 080621

TheGarlicCage.z8 [10-Feb-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Garlic Cage, Episode I

The Garlic Cage, Episode I, by Taro and NOM3RCY. Release 326 / Serial number 120209

TheGrandQuest.z5 [09-Dec-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Grand Quest

The Grand Quest, an interactive struggle, by Owen Parish. Release 2 / Serial number 091209 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2009/zcode/grandquest/TheGrandQuest.z5)

thegreat.z5 [03-Sep-2001]
IFDB entry

The Great, A Voyage To The Inner Self by Peter Blanston. Release 1 / Serial number 010902

TheGreatPancakeDetectives.zblorb [17-Jan-2018]
IFDB entry

The Great Pancake Detectives - Case #27, by Hulk Handsome. Release 2 / Serial number 180117

TheHorriblePyramid.zblorb [01-Dec-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Horrible Pyramid

The Horrible Pyramid, a cautionary tale of sorts, by Ryan Veeder. Release 1 / Serial number 131201 (the original Ectocomp entry is in games/mini-comps/ectocomp/ectocomp2013.zip)

TheHouse.zip [14-Jul-2007]
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IFWiki: The House (by Remington)

The House, by Jazz Remington. Release 1 / Serial number 070714

TheHouseOfFear.zblorb [23-Nov-2014]
IFDB entry

The House of Fear, or, Loplop Introduces the World, a Hermetic Journey by Gwen Katz. Release 3 / Serial number 141121 (an illustrated version is in games/glulx/TheHouseOfFear.gblorb)

TheInvestment.z5 [17-Sep-2020]
IFDB entry

The Investment, by Xal and Pepper Ivy. Release 1 / Serial number 200916

TheIsland.zblorb [26-Feb-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Island (by Williams)

The Island, by Patrick Williams. Release 1 / Serial number 130226

TheKazooist.zblorb [05-Jan-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Kazooist

The Kazooist, by Charlie Marcou. "You are at your birthday party and your about to eat some cake and stuff, but then some weird stuff happens..." Release 2 / Serial number 130105

TheLastDarkDay.z5 [22-Aug-2011]
IFDB entry

The Last Dark Day: Painless Little Stupid Games #8, by Bob Reeves. Release 1 / Serial number 110822

ThePriceOfFreedom.zblorb [19-Sep-2012]
IFDB entry

The Price of Freedom, by Wyatt Ryder. Release 1 / Serial number 120919

ThePrize.zblorb [27-Aug-2012]
IFDB entry

The Prize, by Simon Vigonski. Release 1 / Serial number 120827

TheRealisticNascarEXperience.z5 [29-Aug-2013]
IFDB entry

The Realistic Nascar eXperience, by Nathaniel Tayerle. Release 1 / Serial number 130827

TheSmallRoom.z5 [05-Aug-2010]
IFDB entry

Trapped in a Small Room, by Anthony. Release 1 / Serial number 100805

TheSpotlight.z8 [01-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry

The Spotlight, an interactive murder by Casino Stadium. Release 1 / Serial number 140531

thestargods.z8 [19-Dec-2011]

The Star Gods, by William Taylor. Release 1 / Serial number 111216

TheTerribleOldManse.zblorb [22-Aug-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Terrible, Old Manse

The Terrible Old Manse: 8bit fun in 7bit ASCII, by Joe Johnston. Release 1 / Serial number 100819

TheTownMusicians.zblorb [08-May-2012]
IFDB entry

The Town Musicians, by Colleen Boye. Release 1 / Serial number 120125

TheValleyHouse.z8 [20-Dec-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Valley House

The Valley House: Painless Little Stupid Games #10, by Bob Reeves. Release 1 / Serial number 111118

TheWarblersNest.zblorb [22-Dec-2013]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Warbler's Nest

The Warbler's Nest, a fairy tale, by Jason McIntosh. Release 22 / Serial number 131221 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2010/zcode/warblers/)

thorn.z5 [05-Jul-2003]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Thorn

The Thorn, by Eric Mayer. Release 1 / Serial number 030701 (an Italian translation is in games/zcode/italian/rovo.z5)

ThreeCowsAndTwoDoors.z5 [09-Feb-2012]
IFDB entry

Three Cows and Two Doors, by NOM3RCY. Release 332 / Serial number 120208

Threediopolis.zblorb [01-Sep-2014]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Threediopolis

Threediopolis, a Futuristic Word-Play Gofering, by Andrew Schultz. Release 3 / Serial number 140817 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2013/zcode/threediopolis/original)

threemore.z5 [13-Jan-2012]
IFDB entry

Three More Visitors, a Speed-IF Melodrama for New Year, by Paul Stanley. Release 2.

TimeForTea.z8 [22-Dec-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Time For Tea

Time For Tea: A Game of Tea, Cakes, and Deadly Secrets, by kaibutsu. Release 1 / Serial number 100617

tirehoax.zblorb [05-Jan-2008]

My Magic Tire Hoax, by nd. Release 1 / Serial number 080104

tk1.z5 [25-Sep-1995]
IFDB entry

Time Killer #1: Claustrophobia, a time-killer by Sam Hulick. Release 1 / Serial number 950925

tKatC-SE.z8 [23-Nov-2015]
IFDB entry

The King and the Crown, Special Edition. A little big game, by Wes Lesley. Release 1 / Serial number 151121 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2015/The King and the Crown/)

ToaSK.zip [15-Jun-2013]
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IFDB entry
IFWiki: Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom

Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom. Originally by Dr. Saul Leeman, with Henry and Dinah Riley, and adapted by S. John Ross. Release 9 / Serial number 130614

ToK.zblorb [27-Feb-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: ToK

ToK, written by Sacra. Release 1 / Serial number 100227

Tokyo2.z5 [03-Jul-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Downtown Tokyo, Present Day

Downtown Tokyo Present Day, by Digby McWiggle. Release 2 / Serial number 000615 (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/inform/tokyo/tokyo.z5)

Tower.zblorb [01-Jan-2016]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Tower (by Deimel)

Tower, a surreal trip, by Simon Deimel. Release 5 / Serial number 151228 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2013/Tower/Tower.zblorb)

Towers_of_Hanoi.zblorb [27-Jun-2022]
IFDB entry

Towers of Hanoi, An Exercise in Inform 7, by Phil Riley. Release 2 / Serial number 220627

Toxin.z8 [20-May-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Toxin X

Toxin X, by Sam Schrag. Release 1 / Serial number 110519

Transporter.z5 [19-Mar-2024]
IFDB entry

Transporter, by Andrew Laker. Release 1 / Serial number 960729. A runner-up in the 1996 Acorn User Interactive Fiction competition.

Trapped.zblorb [14-Apr-2011]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Trapped

Trapped, by Kate Barnard. Release 1 / Serial number 110413

tristam-island.zip [20-Nov-2023]
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IFDB entry

Tristam Island, by Hugo Labrande. Release 5 / Serial number 220830. Contains game file, source, disk images, and feelies. [file is linked from games/source/inform/tristam-island.zip]

troll.z5 [18-May-1998]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Zork: A Troll's Eye View

Zork: A Troll's Eye View, an interactive tedium by Dylan O'Donnell. Release 3 / Serial number 980518

trw.z5 [25-Aug-2008]

Tull Road Warrior, by Sam Thirouin. Release 2 / Serial number 021229

tryst205.z5 [30-Jun-1997]
IFDB entry

Tryst of Fate, An Interactive Horse-Opera by Gregory M. Zagurski. Release 205 / Serial number 970629

tube.z5 [05-Dec-1995]
IFDB entry

Tube Trouble, a mini-adventure by Richard Tucker. Release 0 / Serial number 950901 (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/tube.z5)

tundra-alpha.zip [18-Apr-2021]
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Tundra, a Short Story of the Frozen Wastes, by David Dyte. Release 1 / Serial number 980127. Alpha test release of a short, unfinished game.

Tutorial.zblorb [30-Oct-2011]
IFDB entry

Tutorial, by Nereare. Release 1 / Serial number 111030

TutorialHotel.z5 [13-Jul-2010]
IFDB entry

Hotel Tutorial, by Leandro Ribeiro. A tutorial game for new IF players. Release 1 / Serial number 100713

Tuuli.zblorb [01-May-2018]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Tuuli

Tuuli, an interactive ritual, by Daurmith and Ruber Eaglenest. Release 4 / Serial number 180501 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2017/Tuuli/)

typo.zip [25-Nov-2004]
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IFDB entry

Typo!, by Peter Seebach and Kevin Lynn. Release 1 / Serial number 041119 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/zcode/typo/typo.z5)

uhoh-demo.z5 [18-Feb-1998]
IFDB entry

Uh-oh! (demo version), by Scott Covert. Release 1 / Serial number 980218

UMW.z8 [17-Jan-2022]
IFDB entry

Life of a UMW student, by Daley Jennings and Kat Raffa. Release 1 / Serial number 201215 (source code is in games/source/inform/UMW.zip)

under.z5 [03-Apr-1997]
IFDB entry

The Underoos that ate New York!, by Gerry Kevin Wilson. Release 1 / Serial number 970329 (This is a conversion by the author of the TADS original, which is in games/tads/underoos.gam)

Underground.zip [16-Dec-2019]
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Underground, an interactive fantasy, by phlegethon. Release 2 / Serial number 191215 This zip file contains both Z-code and Glulx versions, as well as cover art and an audio file. [file is linked to games/glulx/Underground.zip]

UnderTheBed.z8 [23-May-2012]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Under the Bed

Under the Bed: Your baby brother's last chance, by Dan Doyle III. Release 1 / Serial number 120522

UngodlyHour.zblorb [27-Sep-2014]
IFDB entry

Ungodly hour, an interactive nightmare, by Simon Deimel. Release 7 / Serial number 140927

uninvited.z5 [29-Sep-2019]
IFDB entry

Uninvited, originally implemented on the Apple Macintosh by ICOM (1986) and reimplemented by in Inform by David Griffith. Release 3 / Serial number 190918 (a version containing sound effects is in uninvited.zblorb)

uninvited.zblorb [29-Sep-2019]
IFDB entry

Uninvited, originally implemented on the Apple Macintosh by ICOM (1986) and reimplemented by in Inform by David Griffith. Release 3 / Serial number 190918 (a version without sound effects is in uninvited.z5)

UniPool.z5 [06-Oct-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Unicorn Pool

The Unicorn Pool, a fable owing much to Theodore Sturgeon, Thomas Hardy, and the film A Kid For Two Farthings, written by Tiddy Ogg. Release 1 / Serial number 100914

Vacation.z5 [02-Jun-2006]
IFDB entry

Vacation Gone Awry, by Johan Berntsson, Fredrik Ramsberg, and Staffan Friberg. Release 3 / Serial number 060527 (an archive containing this file and the Windows Frotz interpreter is in games/pc/Vacation.zip)

vagueness.zblorb [26-Aug-2008]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: What_Happens_in_Vagueness

What Happens In Vagueness, an Interactive Collaboration by The IFW4 Team. Release 1 / Serial number 080825

vampire.z8 [04-Apr-2005]
IFDB entry

House of the Midnight Sun - A Vampire's Tale, written by Paul Johnson. Release 12 / Serial number 020405

venice.z5 [17-Jan-2012]

Not in Venice, a trial on Interactive Flash Fiction, by Bahri Gordebak. Release 1 / Serial number 120117

vespers.z8 [29-Nov-2005]
IFDB entry

Vespers, by Jason Devlin. Release 1 / Serial number 051128 (source code is in games/source/inform/vespers.inf, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2005/zcode/vespers/vespers.z8)

vgame.z8 [31-Aug-1999]
IFDB entry

Varicella, by Adam Cadre Version 1.14 (31 August 1999) / Serial number 9339 (an MS-DOS version is in games/pc/vgame.exe)

vigilance.z5 [06-Jan-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Internal_Vigilance

Internal Vigilance, version 2.0, by Simon Christiansen. Release 2 / Serial number 070106 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2005/zcode/vigilance/vigilance.z5)

vindaloo.z5 [13-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry

Vindaloo, An Interactive Recipe by Adam G Crutchlow. Release 1 / Serial number 960613

Violet.zblorb [27-Jul-2009]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Violet

Violet, a Distraction by Jeremy Freese. Release 3, November 2008. Winner of the 2008 IF Competition. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2008/zcode/violet/violet.zblorb)

Virtuality.zblorb [21-Sep-2018]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Virtuality

Virtuality, by Mark. Release 1 / Serial number 100131

vision.z5 [12-Apr-1998]
IFDB entry

Lack of Vision, a eye opening demo by Rybread Celsius. Release 1 / Serial number 980412

visitor.z5 [19-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The_Visitor

The Visitor, A Chat, written by Peter Polkinghorne. Release 1 / Serial number 000321 (source code is in games/source/inform/visitor.inf, and the original Year 2000 IF Art Show entry is in art/if-artshow/year2000/visitor.z5)

vosr.zip [10-Nov-2006]
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Voices of Spoon River, based on the Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters. Written by Brett Shelton, Jon Scoresby, Tim Stowell, Tom Caswell, Jared Bernotski, Marie Duncan, Marian Jensen and Jennifer Jorgensen. Release 1 / Serial number 060925

wadewar3.z5 [19-May-2002]
IFDB entry

The WadeWars Book III: Askin, by Jim Fisher - despite its title the first release in the Wade Wars series. Release 106 / Serial number 020512 Rating: beginner to intermediate. (a DOS version from 1993 without save/restore is in games/pc/wadewar3.zip)

Walk_Among_Us.zblorb [01-Dec-2018]
IFDB entry

Walk Among Us, An Interactive Horror Punk by Roberto Colnaghi. Release 2 / Serial number 181202

WalkInThePark.z5 [13-Feb-2010]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A Walk In The Park

A Walk in the Park, a multiple-ending adventure, by Matthew Alger. A short, comedic game with three humorous endings. Release 1 / Serial number 100213

Wallpaper.zblorb [18-Nov-2006]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Delightful Wallpaper

Delightful Wallpaper, by Andrew Plotkin. Release 5 / Serial number 061117 (the original competition entry is in competition2006/zcode/wallpaper/Wallpaper.zlb)

warp.z5 [21-Mar-2002]
IFDB entry

Warp!, a science fiction story. Originally written by Richard Kelly and converted to Inform by Steve Nickolas. Release 2 / Serial number 640101 (the original, called "Chaos in Space", is in games/pc/Chaos.zip)

wcastle.z5 [18-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry

Wizard's Castle, originally from the July/August 1980 issue of Recreational Computing magazine. Written for Exidy Sorceror by Joseph R. Power, modified for Heath Microsoft BASIC by J. F. Stetson and ported to Inform by Adam Biltcliffe. (source code is in games/source/inform/wcastle.inf)

We_Are_Unfinished.zblorb [20-Apr-2016]
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We Are Unfinished, by Ade McT. Release 1 / Serial number 160419

weapon.zip [07-Jul-2001]
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IFWiki: The_Weapon

The Weapon, an Interactive Misdirection by Sean Barrett. Release 1 / Serial number 010706 Archive includes ZCode game file and background information.

weather.z5 [13-Jun-1996]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: A_Change_in_the_Weather

A Change in the Weather, An Interactive Short Story by Andrew Plotkin. Release 6, serial number 960613. Winner of the Inform category of the 1995 IF competition. (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/weather.z5)

wedding.z5 [21-Mar-2024]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: The Wedding

The Wedding, an Interactive Family Headache by Neil James Brown. "Acorn User CD Edition". Release 5 / Serial number 970825. This game came second in the Acorn User 1996 IF Competition.

Wedding.zblorb [05-Mar-2010]
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Wedding, an interactive Life Story, by Kenya Miller. Release 1 / Serial number 100221

WeirdCityInterloper.zblorb [14-Jun-2014]
IFDB entry

Weird City Interloper, an interactive tale of strange conspiracy by C.E.J. Pacian. Release 1 / Serial number 140613

weirdness.z5 [18-Jun-2005]
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Weirdness: Strange, Different, and Altogether Weird. Originally written by Gregory Janson for his MegaZeux platform, and ported to Inform by Patrick Walton. Release 2 / Serial number 030922

WerewolvesAndWanderer.zblorb [05-Jul-2008]
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Werewolves and Wanderer, a classic BASIC adventure. Originally published in 1983 in 'Creating Adventure Games On Your Computer' by Tim Hartnell, and adapted to Inform 7 by Kristopher Neidecker. Release 1 / Serial number 080705

WernersQuest.zip [04-Mar-2002]
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Werner's Quest Parts 1-4, a series of parodies of Zork and Enchanter. Originally written by Jan Åberg and converted to ZCode by Fredrik Ramsberg. Archive includes ZCode game files and the C64 originals in a D64 disk image. [file is linked to games/c64/WernersQuest.zip]

whispers.z5 [26-Sep-2005]
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IFWiki: The_Corn_Identity

The Corn Identity, an "IF Whispers" collaborative project. Release 1 / Serial number 050926

WhiteHouses.zblorb [04-Jun-2014]
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IFWiki: White Houses

White Houses, by Mr Stamp (Jason Lautzenheiser). Release 3 / Serial number 140511

Wildflowers.zblorb [11-Sep-2014]
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Wildflowers, version 1, by Carolyn VanEseltine.

winchest.z8 [01-Feb-2002]
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Winchester's Nightmare, a Novel Machine by Nick Montfort. Release 5 / Serial number 020131

windhal1.z8 [04-Sep-1996]
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The Windhall Chronicles, Volume One: The Path to Fortune by Jeff Cassidy and Christopher E. Forman. Release 5 / Serial number 960828

winter.z5 [28-Feb-2003]
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Winter Wonderland, version 2.0, by Laura A. Knauth. Winner of the 1999 IF Competition. Release 1 / Serial number 030227 (the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/winter/winter.z5)

WiR1.zblorb [08-Oct-2006]
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IFWiki: When in Rome 1: Accounting for Taste

When in Rome 1: Accounting for Taste, by Emily Short. One of the demonstration games for Inform 7. Release 2 / Serial number 060503

WiR2.zblorb [11-Oct-2006]
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IFWiki: When in Rome 2: Far from Home

When in Rome 2: Far from Home, by Emily Short. One of the demonstration games for Inform 7. Release 1 / Serial number 060503

wireless.z5 [09-Sep-2004]
IFDB entry

Get Magazine. Open Magazine. Read Article. An interactive interpretation of an article published in God's Rude Wireless, written by Simon Scott. Release 1 / Serial number 040909

woman.z8 [28-Jun-2009]
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IFWiki: Inside_Woman

Inside Woman, Interactive Corporate Espionage, written by Andy Phillips. Release 5 / Serial number 090628

wossname.z5 [27-Feb-2000]
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IFWiki: Spodgeville_Murphy_and_The_Jewelled_Eye_of_Wossname

Spodgeville Murphy and The Jewelled Eye of Wossname, written by David Fillmore. Release 10 / Serial number 000225 (the original competition entry is in games/competition99/inform/wossname/wossname.z5)

Wrenlaw.zblorb [29-Apr-2013]
IFDB entry

Wrenlaw, an interactive afternoon, by Ryan Veeder. Release 1 / Serial number 130429

wscholars.zblorb [13-Nov-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Weishaupt_Scholars

Weishaupt Scholars, an Interactive Secret History, written by Michael Martin. Release 2 / Serial number 071107 (source code is in games/source/inform/wscholars.txt)

wump2ka.z5 [09-Feb-2005]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Wumpus_2000

Wumpus 2000, The Virulent Labyrinth Of Yob-Shuggoth. A randomly-generated dungeon crawl by Muffy St. Bernard. Release 1 / Serial number 041119 (source code is in games/source/inform/wump2ka.inf)

wumpus.z5 [16-Dec-1999]
IFDB entry

Hunt the Wumpus, originally written in BASIC in 1972 by Gregory Yob, and ported to Inform by Magnus Olsson. Release 1 / Serial number 991216 (source code is in games/source/inform/wumpus.inf)

wurm.z5 [08-Dec-2002]
IFDB entry

Wurm, a blatant abuse of the Z-Machine by C.V.F. Knight. Release 2 / Serial 021126 (source code is in games/source/inform/wurm.inf)

Xeno.z5 [15-Nov-2011]
IFDB entry

Xenophobia, by Jonathan Mestel (Cambridge University, 1989). Translated to Z-code by Graham Nelson, Adam Atkinson and David Kinder. Version 1.111115 / Phoenix v1.04 [file is linked from phoenix/games/zcode/Xeno.z5]

yagwad.z5 [20-Nov-2000]
IFDB entry

YAGWAD: Yes, Another Game With A Dragon! written by Digby McWiggle. Release 2 / Serial number 001121 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/inform/yagwad/yagwad.z5)

yak_shaving.zblorb [14-Sep-2023]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Yak_Shaving_for_Kicks_and_Giggles!

Yak Shaving for Kicks and Giggles! A Philosophical Odyssey by J. J. Guest. Release 4 / Serial number 230911

yomomma.zblorb [05-May-2010]
IFDB entry

Raising the Flag on Mount Yo Momma, an interactive insult battle, by Juhana Leinonen. Release 3 / Serial number 100228 (source code is in games/source/inform/yomomma-source.txt)

Youve_Got_a_Stew_Going.zblorb [12-Apr-2015]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: You've Got A Stew Going!

You've Got A Stew Going! An Interactive Fiction in one act, by Ryan Veeder. Release 3 / Serial number 150410

z-life.z5 [22-Jan-1996]
IFDB entry

Z-Life, an Inform implementation of Conway's Game of Life, by Julian Arnold. Release 3 / serial number 960121. (source code is in games/source/inform/z-life.inf)

zball.z5 [15-Mar-1998]
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ZassBall, Another Abuse of the Z-Machine, an arcade game written in Inform by L. Ross Raszewski. Release 1.0B / Serial number 980314

zbefunge.zip [28-Nov-2002]
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ZBefunge 0.7 beta, by Francis Irving. Befunge is a 2D programming language, and this archive contains an interpreter for Befunge written in Inform. Includes Z-Code file and Inform source. [file is linked from games/source/inform/zbefunge.zip]

zcamel.z5 [18-Sep-2000]
IFDB entry

Camel, originally by the Heath Users Group and ported to Inform by Adam Biltcliffe. (source code is in games/source/inform/zcamel.inf)

ZCatalog.chm [23-Oct-1999]
IFDB entry

The Z-Files, a Z-Code Catalog. Michael Baum's catalog of Z-Code games and programs converted to a Windows HTML Help File by Paul de Valmency. [file is linked from info/Zcatalog.chm]

ZCatalog990722.txt [01-Aug-1999]
IFDB entry

Detailed description of ZCatalog990722.zip [file is linked from info/ZCatalog990722.txt]

ZCatalog990722.zip [22-Jul-1999]
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A catalog of all Z-Code games and programs, in HTML format. Written by Michael Baum, based on previous catalogs by Brendon Wyber, Neil Brown and Gunther Schmidl. Last updated 22 July 1999 [file is linked from info/ZCatalog990722.zip]

zchess.zip [25-Jan-2004]
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Z-Chess, release 4, by Eric Schmidt. An abuse of the Z-Machine that allows two people to play chess. Archive includes Z-code game and Inform source code. [file is linked from games/zcode/zchess.zip]

zdungeon.z5 [06-Sep-2004]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: Zork_(game)

ZDungeon, a port to Inform of Dungeon, the more or less public domain version of the original MIT Zork. Ported by Ethan Dicks, based on the original MDL sources, dated 22 July 1981. Release 13 / Serial number 040826

zedfunge.zip [11-Nov-2003]
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ZedFunge 0.7.3 beta, by Martin Bays, based on ZBefunge by Francis Irving. This is an extension to ZBefunge, adding almost complete support for the Concurrent Funge-98 specification. ZedFunge was originally named ZFunge. Includes Z-Code file and Inform source. [file is linked from games/source/inform/zedfunge.zip]

ZEDIT.zip [10-Jun-2017]
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ZEDIT, The World's Most Portable Text Editor, Copyright 1997 Charles Briscoe-Smith.

zegro.z8 [11-Apr-2012]
IFDB entry

Zegrothenus, by Poster. Release 5 / Serial number 041112

zenon.z5 [24-Dec-2000]
IFDB entry

Escape from the Starship Zenon, by Andrew Gawthorpe. Release 2 / Serial number 100122

zenspeak.blb [16-Jun-2003]
IFDB entry

The sound and music resources for Zen Speaks!, converted to the Blorb format by Leif Huhn.

zenspeak_alpha.zip [17-Feb-1999]
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Zen Speaks! or 1999: A Quite Brief Space Odyssey an Eliza-style demo by Aldo Cumani. Release 1 / Serial number 990217 Background music and speech output require a sound-capable interpreter.

zfiles.z8 [19-May-1998]
IFDB entry

The Z-Files, An Interactive Guide to available Inform games, by Gunther Schmidl. Based on the Inform Games List by Neil Brown and Brendon Wyber. Release 3 / Serial number 980519

Zokoban.z5 [11-Aug-1999]
IFDB entry

Zokoban, a Z-Machine implementation of the puzzle game Sokoban, written by Jake Wildstrom. Release 1 / Serial number 990810

zombies.z5 [02-Jun-1999]
IFDB entry

Zombies, yet another abuse of the Z-Machine. Written by David Ledgard, based on Torbjorn Andersson's game Robots. Release 1 / Serial number 990524 (source code is in games/source/inform/zombies.inf)

zork_285.z5 [10-Oct-2021]
IFDB entry

An exact replica for the Z-machine of the original MDL Zork, as it was on June 14, 1977 on the PDP-10 ITS at MIT. Originally written by Tim Anderson, Marc Blank, Bruce Daniels, and Dave Lebling, and converted to ZIL by Henrik Åsman. Enter the command "about" in the game for more information.

Zork_LXIX.z5 [02-Sep-2011]
IFDB entry

Zork LXIX: The Great Underground Hot Dog, or, Painless Little Stupid Games, #9 by Bob Reeves. Release 0 / Serial number 110901

ZorkianStories1-GUE.zblorb [15-Oct-2012]
IFDB entry

Zorkian Stories 1: G.U.E. A diversion, by Marshal Tenner Winter. Release 1 / Serial number 121014

ZorkNplus9.zblorb [18-May-2012]
IFDB entry

Zork N plus 9, by Sonny Rae Tempest. A revision, in (N+9) Oulipo form, of Dean Menezes' Inform 7 port of Zork. Release 1 / Serial number 120517

zracer.z5 [12-Dec-2007]
IFDB entry
IFWiki: ZRacer

ZRacer 1.0, a real-time racing game, written for the C-40 ZCode competition by David Fisher.

zsnake.z5 [05-Jan-2003]
IFDB entry

Z-Snake, an Inform port of the classic game. Ported by Zach Matley. Release 3 / Serial Number 010201

ZTornado.z5 [11-Jul-2003]
IFDB entry

Z-Tornado, a two-player weather action game. Originally written by Oliver Feiler and Rene Puls, and ported to Inform by Sophie Frühling. Release 2 / Serial number 030711 (source code is in games/source/inform/ztornado.zip)

ztrek.z5 [29-Feb-2000]
IFDB entry

Super Z Trek, a Z-Machine implementation of the classic Star Trek. Written by John Menichelli, based on Chris Nystrom's C port of a BASIC version. (source code is in games/source/inform/ztrek.inf)

ZTUU.zip [23-Jul-2016]
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IFWiki: Zork: The Undiscovered Underground

Zork: The Undiscovered Underground, a text adventure prequel to Zork Grand Inquisitor, programmed by Gerry Kevin Wilson, and ported to Inform 7 by Al Golden. Release 16 / Serial number 970828 Archive includes the game file, a map and a walkthrough.

zugzwang.zip [10-Jul-1999]
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Zugzwang: The Interactive Life of a Chess Piece, by Magnus Olsson. Release 2 / Serial number 990710 This is an update to the original, which was part of the TextFire, Inc. hoax. The original is still in games/demos/textfire/12pack.zip. Archive contains zcode game and source code. [file is linked to games/source/inform/zugzwang.zip]