Commonplace Book Competition
- This page is about the 2008 competition. For the 2007 competition about the same theme, see HP Lovecraft: The Commonplace Book Project 2007.
A 2008 competition for all kinds of computer games, including IF.
There were 35 games; four of them were interactive fictions:
- 18th place (tie): What hatches from primordial egg (Jonathan Kyle Pittman; MS-DOS).
- 23rd place (tie): The Museum (Andreas Jörgensen; Glulx).
- 29th place: Theatre of Cruelty (Kelly Horan a.k.a. "Atuun"; Z-code).
- 33rd place (tie): Sleep (Alexander Shen; TADS 3).
The winner was Verge (xerus), which was not an IF game.
- Submissions deadline: November 27, 2008.
- Voting deadline: December 21, 2008.
- The Commonplace Book Competition - for downloading the games. Also with links to forum threads about each game.
- Threads from the TIGSource forum:
- Another Commonplace Book comp - RAIF thread, October 18, 2008.
- TIGSource CPB Entries in 10 Minutes - YouTube video about the competition.