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==How It Begins==
 
==How It Begins==
You are Doug Mittling, a 30-something mid-level manager in a large
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You are Doug Mittling, a 30-something mid-level manager in a large engineering firm, Omegatron.  You've been sent to a client's plant to give a demonstration of one of Omegatron's products.
engineering firm, Omegatron.  You've been sent to a client's plant
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The model you have is malfunctioning, however, and you need to fix it before the client turns to other suppliers.
to give a demonstration of one of Omegatron's products.
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The model you have is malfunctioning, however, and you need to fix
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it before the client turns to other suppliers.
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==Notable Features==
 
==Notable Features==
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===Original release===
 
===Original release===
 
* ''Return to Ditch Day'' ([[Michael J. Roberts]]; 12-Jun-2004; [[TADS 3]]).
 
* ''Return to Ditch Day'' ([[Michael J. Roberts]]; 12-Jun-2004; [[TADS 3]]).
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** Beta-testing by [[Steve Breslin]], [[Eric Eve]], [[Kevin Forchione]], [[Stephen Granade]], [[Andreas Sewe]], [[Dan Shiovitz]], and [[Brett Witty]].
 
** Release 1 (20040612)
 
** Release 1 (20040612)
 
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==Links==
 
==Links==
 
* {{baf game|Return to Ditch Day|2357}}.
 
* {{baf game|Return to Ditch Day|2357}}.
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* {{ifdb game|Return to Ditch Day|sicva377zqygxcq2}}
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* {{ifwizz|Return to Ditch Day|return-to-ditch-day-(2004-en).html}}.
  
[[Category:Games|Return to Ditch Day]]
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===Spoilers===
[[Category:Games in 2004|Return to Ditch Day]]
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* [http://plover.net/~davidw/sol/r/retur04.html Walkthrough and maps] by [[David Welbourn]].
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Latest revision as of 14:25, 26 October 2018

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XYZZY Awards 2004
Finalists - Best Game, Best Individual NPC, and Best Use of Medium
Return to Ditch Day
Author(s) Michael J. Roberts
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s) 12-Jun-2004
Authoring system TADS 3
Platform(s) TADS 3
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Merciful

Return to your alma mater on Ditch Day and solve the traditional "stacks"---the stakes are more than just snacks, though.

How It Begins

You are Doug Mittling, a 30-something mid-level manager in a large engineering firm, Omegatron. You've been sent to a client's plant to give a demonstration of one of Omegatron's products. The model you have is malfunctioning, however, and you need to fix it before the client turns to other suppliers.

Notable Features

  • A complete, context-sensitive hint system is included.

Versions

Original release

Links

Spoilers