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* [http://eblong.com/zarf/gamerev/comp06.html#14 Review] by [[Andrew Plotkin]].
 
* [http://eblong.com/zarf/gamerev/comp06.html#14 Review] by [[Andrew Plotkin]].
 
* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0dbb5d929c879533 Review] by [[Reiko]].
 
* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0dbb5d929c879533 Review] by [[Reiko]].
* [http://www.drizzle.com/~dans/if/comp06.html#sisyphus Review] by [[Dan Shiovitz]].
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* [http://inky.org/if/comp06.html#sisyphus Review] by [[Dan Shiovitz]].
 
* [http://emshort.home.mindspring.com/c6.txt Review] by [[Emily Short]].
 
* [http://emshort.home.mindspring.com/c6.txt Review] by [[Emily Short]].
 
* [http://www.sidneymerk.com/comp06/sisyphus.shtml Review: 1] and [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/b95eb38c1ec81b36 2] by [[Mike Snyder]].
 
* [http://www.sidneymerk.com/comp06/sisyphus.shtml Review: 1] and [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/b95eb38c1ec81b36 2] by [[Mike Snyder]].

Revision as of 04:00, 29 October 2009

Fantasy
Fantasy
One-room
One-room
Green IF comp ribbon.png
IF Comp 2006
39th (tie) of 43
Sisyphus
Author(s) Theo Koutz
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s) 30-Sep-2006
Authoring system Inform 7
Platform(s) Z-code 8
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Merciful

How It Begins

You are Sisyphus, a dead Greek king, naked and carrying nothing. The gods have condemned you to Hades where you must eternally try to push a boulder up a hill and fail. You want to escape your punishment.

Notable Features

  • Based on the Greek myth.
  • The player has very few options and the game is unwinnable.

Versions

Competition version

Links

Reviews