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* [http://simonsjournal.wordpress.com/category/ifcomp-2012/ Reviews] by [[Simon Christiansen]].
 
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* [http://ifdb.tads.org/allreviews?sortby=ttl&newSortBy.x=0&newSortBy.y=0&id=pnol3f188wivwc6q&ratings=&tag=IFComp+2012 Reviews of 25 of the entries in alphabetical order at IFDB] by [[Wade Clarke]].
 
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* [http://lmdadventures.blogspot.com/2012/10/if-comp-2012.html Reviews] by [[Lynnea Dally]].
 
* [http://lmdadventures.blogspot.com/2012/10/if-comp-2012.html Reviews] by [[Lynnea Dally]].

Revision as of 05:30, 17 December 2012

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Competition Schedule

As per the competition schedule webpage.

  • June 9: The web site is open for business.
  • September 1: Deadline for submission of intents.
  • September 29: Deadline for entries.
  • c. October 1: Entries released to the public.
  • November 15: Voting deadline.

Deadlines are at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time on the day listed above.

Entries

28 games were released on 30-Sep-2012:

  1. Andromeda Apocalypse (Marco Innocenti; Glulx).
  2. Eurydice (Anonymous; Z-code).
  3. Guilded Youth (Jim Munroe; Inform 7; Web browser).
  4. Changes (David Given; Z-code).
  5. Sunday Afternoon (Christopher Huang as "Virgil Hilts"; Z-code 8).
  6. Spiral (Justin Morgan; Z-code 8).
  7. Shuffling Around (Andrew Schultz as "Ned Yompus"; Glulx).
  8. Body Bargain (Amanda Lange; Z-code), tied with
    A Killer Headache (Mike Ciul; Glulx).
  1. In a Manor of Speaking (Hulk Handsome; Glulx).
  2. howling dogs (Porpentine; Twine; Web browser).
  3. Fish Bowl (Ethan Rupp and Joshua Rupp; Z-code).
  4. Escape From Summerland (Joey Jones as "Jenny Roomy" (primary writer) and Melvin Rangasamy as "Jasmine Lavages" (primary programmer); Z-code).
  5. Lunar Base 1 (Michael Phipps; Z-code).
  6. Murphy's Law (Scott Hammack; Z-code).
  7. J'dal (Ryan Kinsman; Glulx).
  8. Living Will (Mark Marino; Undum; Web browser).
  9. Irvine Quik & the Search for the Fish of Traglea (Duncan Bowsman; ADRIFT 4).
  10. The Test is Now READY (Jim Warrenfeltz; Z-code).
  11. Kicker (Pippin Barr; Glulx).
  12. Last Minute (Ruderbager Doppelganger; Twine; Web browser).
  13. The Sealed Room (Robert DeFord; Alan 3).
  14. Castle Adventure (Ben Chenoweth; Z-code 8).
  15. Transit (Shaye; Twine; Web browser).
  16. The Island (Andrew Brown as "Old Andy"; TADS 3).
  17. Signos (Mauricio Diaz Garcia a.k.a. "M4u"; Quest).
  18. Valkyrie (Emily Forand; Twine; Web browser).
  19. The Lift (Colin Capurso; Twine; Web browser).

2012 Miss Congeniality Awards

These awards were voted by the authors of the entries.

  1. Guilded Youth (Jim Munroe; Inform 7; Web browser).
  2. Escape From Summerland (Joey Jones as "Jenny Roomy" (primary writer) and Melvin Rangasamy as "Jasmine Lavages" (primary programmer); Z-code).
  3. Sunday Afternoon (Christopher Huang as "Virgil Hilts"; Z-code 8).

Links

Reviews

SPOILER WARNING: the following links contain (potentially spoilery) reviews of games from this IF Comp. You might prefer to wait until you've played the games before reading them, if you intend to judge the competition and don't want to be influenced.