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{{game infobox|title=Disenchantment Bay|image=[[Image:Disenchantment Bay widecover.jpg|250px]]|author=[[Jacqueline A. Lott]]|publisher=n/a|released=06-Jan-2013|authsystem=[[Inform 7]]|platform=[[Z-code]]|language=English|license=Freeware|color=TBD|graphics=TBD|sound=TBD|cruelty=TBD}}
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{{game infobox|title=Disenchantment Bay|image=[[Image:Disenchantment Bay widecover.jpg|250px]]|author=[[Jacqueline A. Lott]]|publisher=n/a|released=06-Jan-2013|authsystem=[[Inform 7]]|platform=[[Z-code]]|language=English|license=Freeware|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=Merciful}}
  
 
==How It Begins==
 
==How It Begins==
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You are a tourist visiting chilly Disenchantment Bay on a chartered boat. You begin play in the cabin, where the captain controls his vessel. As a tourist you're not carrying many possessions, only a pair of sunglasses and a backpack holding a warm coke.
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Your goal is simply to do some light fishing in the brisk Alaskan waters.
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==Notable Features==
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* This game is based heavily on the Disenchantment Bay example written by [[Emily Short]] for the [[Inform 7|Inform 7 Documentation]]. Notably, the setup and the central puzzle are still the same. But many environmental details have been polished and expanded.
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==Trivia and Comments==
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* Both the game and the example were inspired by a real boat trip taken by Emily Short, [[Dan Shiovitz]], [[Sam Kabo Ashwell]], and Jacqueline A. Lott to the Hubbard Glacier in 2004.
  
 
==Versions==
 
==Versions==
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** Other contributors: [[Emily Short]] (created the Inform 7 example from which this game was based on).
 
** Other contributors: [[Emily Short]] (created the Inform 7 example from which this game was based on).
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 130104 / Inform 7 build 6G60 (I6/v6.32 lib 6/12N)
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 130104 / Inform 7 build 6G60 (I6/v6.32 lib 6/12N)
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** [[The ultimate not numbered New Year's Speed IF]]: entry.
 
** [[The ultimate not numbered New Year's Speed IF]]: entry.
 
** [http://plover.net/~tale/Disenchantment%20Bay.zblorb Disenchantment Bay.zblorb].
 
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===Spoilers===
 
===Spoilers===
 
* [http://www.allthingsjacq.com/intfic_clubfloyd_20130101.html Transcript] by [[ClubFloyd]].
 
* [http://www.allthingsjacq.com/intfic_clubfloyd_20130101.html Transcript] by [[ClubFloyd]].
 
{{game stub|Genres, How It Begins, Notable Features, full version info.<br>Note: This page was originally auto-generated. Please check for errors.}}
 
  
 
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[[Category:Works]] [[Category:Works in 2013]] [[Category:Inform 7 works]] [[Category:Speed-IF works]] [[Category:Z-code works]]

Latest revision as of 22:04, 23 February 2020

Slice of life
Slice of life
Ship
Ship
Disenchantment Bay
Disenchantment Bay widecover.jpg
Author(s) Jacqueline A. Lott
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s) 06-Jan-2013
Authoring system Inform 7
Platform(s) Z-code
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Merciful

How It Begins

You are a tourist visiting chilly Disenchantment Bay on a chartered boat. You begin play in the cabin, where the captain controls his vessel. As a tourist you're not carrying many possessions, only a pair of sunglasses and a backpack holding a warm coke.

Your goal is simply to do some light fishing in the brisk Alaskan waters.

Notable Features

  • This game is based heavily on the Disenchantment Bay example written by Emily Short for the Inform 7 Documentation. Notably, the setup and the central puzzle are still the same. But many environmental details have been polished and expanded.

Trivia and Comments

  • Both the game and the example were inspired by a real boat trip taken by Emily Short, Dan Shiovitz, Sam Kabo Ashwell, and Jacqueline A. Lott to the Hubbard Glacier in 2004.

Versions

Release 1

Links

General info

Spoilers