16th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition
As per the competition schedule webpage.
- May 25: The web site is open for business.
- September 1: Deadline for submission of intents.
- September 30: Deadline for entries.
- October 1: Entries released to the public.
- November 15: Voting deadline.
2010 IF Comp Results
Comp results were announced on November 16, 2010.
- Aotearoa (Matt Wigdahl; Glulx).
- Rogue of the Multiverse (C.E.J. Pacian; TADS 3).
- One Eye Open (Colin Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine; Glulx).
- The Blind House (Amanda Allen as "Maude Overton"; Glulx).
- Death Off the Cuff (Simon Christiansen; Z-code).
- Mite (Sara Dee; Z-code).
- The People's Glorious Revolutionary Text Adventure Game (Taylor Vaughan; Z-code).
- Flight of the Hummingbird (Michael Martin; Z-code).
- The Warbler's Nest (Jason McIntosh; Z-code) tied with
Gris et Jaune (Jason Devlin as "Steve van Gaal"; Glulx).
- Divis Mortis (Lynnea Dally; Glulx).
- Oxygen (Benjamin Sokal; Glulx).
- The Bible Retold: Following a Star (Justin Morgan; Glulx).
- Leadlight (Wade Clarke; Web browser).
- Gigantomania (Michelle Tirto and Mike Ciul; Glulx).
- Under, In Erebus (Brian Rapp; Glulx).
- Pen and Paint (Owen Parish; Z-code) tied with
The 12:54 to Asgard (J. Robinson Wheeler; Z-code).
- The Bible Retold: The Lost Sheep (Ben Pennington; Z-code).
- Heated (Timothy Peers; Z-code).
- Ninja's Fate (Hannes Schueller; Z-code).
- The Sons of the Cherry (Alex Livingston; Web browser).
- East Grove Hills (XYZ; Z-code).
- R (therealeasterbunny; Scott Adams game format).
- A Quiet Evening at Home (Ruth Alfasso as Anonymous; Z-code).
- The Chronicler (John Evans; Z-code).
2010 Miss Congeniality Awards
These awards were voted by the authors of the entries.
- Aotearoa (Matt Wigdahl; Glulx), tied with
Death Off the Cuff (Simon Christiansen; Z-code).
- The Blind House (Amanda Allen as "Maude Overton"; Glulx), tied with
One Eye Open (Colin Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine; Glulx).
- IF Comp 2010 website.
- This year, the forum for people who entered this competition is at intfiction.org.
- Competition Twenty-Ten a.k.a. Comp10 (Lucian P. Smith) is available at http://spod-central.org/~lpsmith/Comp10.z5
- IF Comp 2010 surveys.
- IF Comp 2010 at IFDB.
See also: list of IF Comp reviewers at Emily Short's blog.
- Forum discussions: Interactive Fiction Community Forum, ADRIFT forum, Octopus Overlords, Jay is Games forum, TIGSource Forums, Something Awful Forums, Spanish forum, Russian forum, German forum, Italian newsgroup, and French forum.
- SPAG #59.
- Reviews - at IFDB.
- Reviews by Reina Adair.
- Reviews by Philip Armstrong.
- Reviews by Sam Kabo Ashwell.
- Reviews (in German) by Martin Barth.
- Hub and reviews by Brad Buchanan.
- Intro and reviews by Chris.
- Intro and reviews by Riff Conner.
- Reviews (and surveys) by Conrad.
- Reviews (in Italian) by Francesco Cordella.
- Reviews: intro, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 by Cup of Joe.
- Reviews by Lynnea Dally.
- Reviews by Dark Star.
- Reviews by Ben Dixon.
- Reviews: intro by George Dorn.
- Reviews by Shane Fitzgerald-Gale.
- Reviews by Victor Gijsbers.
- Reviews: 1 and 2 by Gravel.
- Reviews by Michael D. Hilborn.
- Reviews by Hipolito.
- Reviews by Christopher Huang.
- Reviews by Imrihamun (Cobaltnine).
- Reviews by Kevin Jackson-Mead.
- Non-reviews by Admiral Jota. (He calls them "random stream-of-consciousness thoughts".)
- Reviews: 1 and 2 by Konstantinos.
- Reviews by Yoon Ha Lee.
- Reviews by Jacqueline A. Lott.
- Intro, reviews, and conclusion by Michael Martin.
- Reviews (old link) by Iain Merrick.
- Reviews by Wendy Moon.
- Intro (old link), reviews 1 (archived) and 2 (archived), and takeaways by Sarah Morayati.
- Reviews: intro, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, and wrap-up by Carl Muckenhoupt.
- Reviews by Marius Müller.
- Reviews: 1, 2 by Ron Newcomb.
- Reviews by Rob O'Hara.
- Reviews by Chris Odhner.
- Reviews (archived) and contest results (archived) by Steven Odhner.
- Reviews: 1, 2, 3 by Tracy Poff.
- Intro and reviews by Jenni Polodna.
- Reviews: intro, Pet Peeves, and reviews by Brooks Reeves.
- Reviews by Rhian.
- Reviews by Leandro Ribeiro.
- Reviews by Kate Sherrod.
- Reviews and general thoughts by Dan Shiovitz.
- Intro and reviews by Emily Short.
- Reviews by Skeet.
- Reviews by Jack Welch.
- Reviews by Jake Wildstrom.
- Reviews (YouTube videos) by Wintericecrystal.