This directory contains TADS game files, which can be used on any machine that runs the TADS interpreter (version 2 or later). To get a TADS 2 interpreter for your favorite system, look in if-archive/programming/tads2/executables/, and for a TADS 3 interpreter, look in if-archive/programming/tads3/executables/. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Index this file 00ReadMeFirst-TADS An instruction sheet describing how to play TADS games on many computer systems, by Neil K. Guy [file is linked to programming/tads2/executables/00ReadMeFirst-TADS] 1893.gam 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, version 2.05, written by Peter Nepstad. A diamond theft leads to kidnapping and murder on the grounds of the 1893 Columbian Exposition. 1893_guide.pdf Visitor's Guide for 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, written by Peter Nepstad. 1893_manual.pdf Instruction Manual for 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, written by Peter Nepstad. 1893_map.pdf Map for 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, written by Peter Nepstad. 2044.gam 2044: Space Troopers, release 1.0 A science fiction adventure by Angus R. McLaren 3.gam += 3: A Logical Adventure, v1.2 by Carl de Marcken and Dave Baggett (source code is in games/source/tads/3.gam) AllHope.zip All Hope Abandon, version 2, by Eric Eve. (source code is in games/source/tads/AllHopeAbandonSource.zip) AllHopeWebUI.t3 All Hope Abandon, version 4, by Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Babel31.gam Babel, release 3.1, by Ian Finley. (a DOS executable is in games/pc/Babel.exe, a Mac version is in games/mac/babel-31.hqx, and the original competition entry is in games/competition97/tads/babel/babel.gam) BattleSimDemo.zip A TADS 3 demonstration of various forms of combat. Version 1.06, by James Mallette. Blighted.zip Blighted Isle, version 2, by Eric Eve. BlightedIsleWebUI.t3 Blighted Isle, version 2, by Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Castle_of_Doom.gam Castle of Doom, by Bad Dog Studios. Cook-Off.t3 Cook Off, version 2, by Steven Miracle. Darkness.zip In Darkness, version 1.0, by GoblinBoy. WARNING: This game contains scenes of an explicit sexual nature. Dead_Mans_Party.t3 Dead Mans Party by Royce "Gerynar" Odle (AKA Morrissey). Dead_Mans_Party_Web.t3 Dead Mans Party by Royce "Gerynar" Odle (AKA Morrissey). This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Deanna.zip Deanna version 1.1, by Optimus WARNING: This game contains scenes of an explicit sexual nature. Drool.zip Drool, version 1.2. A puzzle solving tour of 1994 Cambridge MA, as a dog on a quest for a stick. TADS version by John Huebner, ported from the original HTML game by Jeff Breidenbach. Elysium.zip The Elysium Enigma, version 2.03, by Eric Eve. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/tads3/elysium/Elysium.t3) ElysiumWebUI.t3 The Elysium Enigma, version 2.04, by Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Enhanced.tar.Z Enhanced release 3/941004, the first (and so far the only) part of the Cyberventure trilogy; a cyberpunk SF adventure by Hans Persson and Dominik Zemmler Epilogue.t3 Undertale: Epilogue, by Anonymous. Written for Yuletide 2015, and based on the game Undertale. Escape.zip Escape from the Crazy Place, a Choose-Your-Own-Nightmare, by J. J. Guest. Version 1. An illustrated choose your own adventure type game written over 22 years. Ground.gam Common Ground, Version 1 (17jan2000), written by Stephen Granade. From the introduction: "Great, just great. First you oversleep, end up being late for school. Then the whole day sucks so bad you can barely wait until seventh period's over and you're free. Now you've wasted so much time watching TV that you've gotta rush through your makeup or you won't be ready for tonight before April gets here with her wheels. Mississippi may say you're old enough to drive, but Frank sure doesn't agree." (source code is in games/source/tads/Ground_src.zip) GunMute.t3 Gun Mute, version 6. An IF shoot-em-up by C.E.J. Pacian. Hero1r3.gam HERO, INC Part One: "Calling All Heroes", an Interactive Fantasy by Nate Cull. Release 3 / February 1997 House.zip House, by Karona. Korenvliet.t3 Korenvliet, version 1.2. A short adventure by Alexander van Oostenrijk, based on the original korenvl.bas (author unknown). LydiasHeart.zip Lydia's Heart, version 2.0.06, by Jim Aikin. An extensive reworking of the author's previous game, "Last Resort." About 18 new puzzles, an expanded map area, and more conversation with NPCs. The most recent update is available from the author's website at <http://www.musicwords.net/if/if_heart.htm>. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/LydiasHeart.zip) Macrocosm.zip Macrocosm, version 1.0.0, by Shaun W. Donaldson. MarthasBigDate.t3 Martha's Big Date, version 3.0, by Mary Potts, based on a fan-fiction series written for Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/MarthasBigDate.exe) MeanStreets.gam Mean Streets, version 1.01, by Bad Dog Studios. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/MeanStreets.zip) Moist.zip Moist version 1.06, by Scarlet Herring WARNING: This game contains scenes of an explicit sexual nature. (Source code is in games/source/tads/MoistSrc.zip) MrsPepper.t3 Mrs. Pepper's Nasty Secret, version 1.03, by Jim Aikin and Eric Eve. (the original IF Beginners competition entry is in games/mini-comps/ifbeginners/IFBeginnersComp2008.zip, a Windows executable is in games/pc/MrsPepper.zip, and source code is in games/source/tads/MrsPepperSrc.zip) MrsPepperWebUI.t3 Mrs. Pepper's Nasty Secret, version 1.1, by Jim Aikin and Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Murmel2.zip Murmellius 2, by VDSB. Archive includes game file and source code. [file is linked to games/source/tads/Murmel2.zip] Museum.zip A Night at the Museum Forever, version 1.0, by Chris Angelini. Includes a walkthrough. [file is linked to games/competition95/Museum.zip] My_last_rodeo.t3 My Last Rodeo, by Mike Sousa. Release: 1 . 20160305 My_last_rodeo_WebUI.t3 My Last Rodeo, by Mike Sousa. Release: 2 . 20170920 Online enabled version of the original SpeedIF entry. Ninjaburger.gam Ninja Burger, by Andrew Drazkowski. "You are a lowly delivery Ninja working for Ninja Burger, the most prestigious fast food burger chain of all time. Use your wits and Ninja skill to reclaim the Golden Ninja Warrior Statue, defeat the evil White Ninja, and crush the sadistic Samurai Burger once and for all!" Parade.comment.txt Solution to Everybody Loves a Parade, a commentary on the genesis and development of the game, and some programming tips for TADS beginners, by Cody Sandifer [file is linked to games/mac/Parade.comment.txt, to games/pc/parade.txt, and to solutions/Parade.comment.txt] Parade.gam Everybody Loves a Parade release 2.3, by Cody Sandifer (a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/Parade.sit.hqx, a DOS executable is in games/pc/paradeDOS.zip, and a Windows executable is in games/pc/paradeWin95.zip) PekoStory.t3 Peko's Story, by Jane Clearwater. Recluse.zip Recluse v1.0, by Stephen Gorrell. "All you have to do is knock on the door and deliver the package...". Archive includes game file, a walkthrough and maps. ReeferIsland.gam Reefer Island, a Joneser's Odyssey. Version 1.0, written by Steve Barrera. Rematch.gam Rematch, release 1.0.4. An interactive repetition by Andrew Pontious. RogueOfTheMultiverse.zip Rogue of the Multiverse, version 2, by C.E.J. Pacian. Archive contains TADS game file, Windows executable, PDF feelie, walkthrough and cover art. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2010/tads3/rogue/, and the file is linked to games/pc/RogueOfTheMultiverse.zip) SAwesome.t3 Hide and Seek - Cindy's Something Awesome Project. Version 1.0, by Cindy Sun. School.gam Ballymun Adventure, by Brendan Cribbin. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2006/tads2/school/School.gam, and a Windows installer is in games/pc/School.exe) SeahopIF.t3 The Writing on the Wall, version 1, by Jim Howes. Written for the SEAHOP 2013 competition (<http://www.seahop.net/>), where it was used as a puzzle in round 1. SecondPit.zip The Second Pit, version 1.0, by Andrew Craig, Tom Craig and Sue Medley. Sex.Artist.zip The Sex Artist, version 1.1, by A. Ninny. Adult interactive fiction (erotica/porn). SmallW3.gam Small World release 3, a Miniature Text Adventure by Andrew D. Pontious (a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/SmallW3.sit; the original competition entry is in games/competition96/smallwld/smallwld.gam) SpecialDetectiveAgent.zip Special Detecive Agent, version 1.0, by Pradeep Baral. SquareCircle.zip Square Circle version 1.1, by Eric Eve. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2004/tads3/squarecircle/SquareCircle.t3, and source code is in games/source/tads/SquareCircleSrc.zip) SquareCircleWebUI.t3 Square Circle version 1.3, by Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. Stowaway.gam Cerulean Stowaway, version 1.1, by Roger Descheneaux. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2003/tads2/stowaway/stowaway.gam) The_Reveal.t3 The Reveal, by Mike Sousa. Release: 1 . 20161202 The_Reveal_WebUI.t3 The Reveal, by Mike Sousa. Release: 2 . 20170928 Online enabled version of original SpeedIF entry. The_Ribos_Operation.t3 Dr Who and the Ribos Operation, by Kelsey Lewis. TheApprentice.gam The Apprentice, by Saevar Benjaminsson. (an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/TheApprentice.exe) TheSleepingPrincess.t3 The Sleeping Princess, version 2.0, by Molly, Alex, and Mark Engelberg. (the original IF Beginners competition entry is in games/mini-comps/ifbeginners/IFBeginnersComp2008.zip) TheSleepingPrincessWebUI.t3 The Sleeping Princess, version 2.0, by Molly, Alex, and Mark Engelberg. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. ThreeDaysOfNight.t3 Three Days of Night, an Interactive Tale of First Contact, by spaceflounder. ThreeDaysOfNightWebUI.t3 Three Days of Night, an Interactive Tale of First Contact, by spaceflounder. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. WalkerSilhouette.zip Walker and Silhouette, a keyword only adventure. Version 9, written by C.E.J. Pacian. Archive contains TADS game file, Windows executable, HTML manual and cover art. (file is linked to games/pc/WalkerSilhouette.zip) Ward_Z.t3 Ward Z, by Otto Condliffe. Wilderness.t3 In the Wilderness, by Bits. Wilderness_web.t3 In the Wilderness, by Bits. WebUI version. WutheringHeights.t3 Wuthering Heights, version 1.0, adapted from Emily Brontë's novel by Jonah Siegel. You_Matched.t3 It's a Match!, by Mike Sousa. Release: 1 - 20160206. You_Matched_WebUI.t3 It's a Match!, by Mike Sousa. Release: 1.1 - 20170928. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. aayela.gam Aayela, an Interactive Vision, Release 1.2 by Magnus Olsson. (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/aayela/aayela.gam, and source code is in games/source/tads/aayelasrc.zip) abductv2.gam Alien Abduction? version 1.2, by Charles Gerlach. (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/abduct/abduct.gam) above.gam Above and Beyond! version 1.22, by Mike Sousa. alone1.gam All Alone, by Ian Finley. amissville.gam Amissville version 1.0, by Tilli Productions. amoi.gam A Matter of Importance, version 1.1, by Valentine Kopteltsev. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/tads2/amoi/amoi.gam) arrival.zip Arrival, or Attack of the B-Movie Cliches, version 2, by Stephen Granade. HTML TADS game and resource files. For sound a HTML TADS 2.2.7 interpreter is required. (source code is in games/source/tads/arrsrc.zip and the original competition entry is in games/competition98/tads/arrival/arrival.gam) awe.gam At Wit's End version 1.2, by Mike Sousa. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/tads/awe/awe.gam) banana.zip The Quest of the Golden Banana, version 1.7, by Eric Eve. (This game is part of the TADS 3 Tour Guide, which is in programming/tads3/manuals/) barometer.gam Spyder and Jeb, Version 1.0, an interactive puzzle by Neil deMause. A parody of Andrew Plotkin's game "Spider and Web". beet.zip The Beetmonger's Journal, an Archaeological Epiphany, Version 1.1, written by Aubrey Foil (Scott W. Starkey). Archive includes the game, hints and a walkthrough. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/tads/Beet/Beet.gam) bmch.zip Bad Machine, Release 1.2, by Dan Shiovitz. Archive includes a machine independent TADS .gam file and a text readme. bmiss.gam Bmissfille, by "Tilli Productions". Serial Number 20020410, Release 1. broken.zip The Broken String, a Punk-Rock Adventure version 1.1 by Harel Malka and Ran Kramer. TADS .gam file, TADS runtime for DOS, and a walkthrough [file is linked to games/pc/broken.zip] ccr.tar.Z Colossal Cave Revisited A remake of Crowther and Woods' original adventure, with complete TADS source code. Version 1.0, TADS version by David M. Baggett. [file is linked to games/source/tads/ccr.tar.Z and to games/adventions/others/ccr.tar.Z] ccr.oldtr.tar.Z Colossal Cave Revisited A remake of Crowther and Woods' original adventure, with complete TADS source code. Version 1.0, TADS version by David M. Baggett. Contains a .GAM file that works with older (< 2.1) versions of the TADS run-time. [file is linked to games/source/tads/ccr.oldtr.tar.Z and to games/adventions/others/ccr.oldtr.tar.Z] choice.gam Your Choice, by J. Robinson Wheeler. coast.zip The Coast House version 1.1, by Stephen and Dan Newton. The zip file contains the game, a walkthrough, and a map of the game (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/tads/coast/) comp02tr.t3 Comp02ter Game version 1.0, by Austin Thorvald, aka Brendan Barnwell. cquest.zip CoffeeQuest 2, by Dog Solitude. Archive includes TADS .gam file and a walkthrough. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/tads2/cquest/cquest.gam) cruise.gam The Cruise version 1.1, by Normal Perlmutter (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/cruise/cruise.gam) cube.gam Tyler's Great Cube Game v1.1, by Tyler Bindon and Steven Taschuk. Not really a full adventure, more of a deviously fiendish puzzle. dampcamp.gam The Damp Camp release 1.2, a TADS adventure by JAMJAR Software (James Dean and Jarvist Frost) dark_angel.t3 Dark Angel, a detective story. Version 2.0, by Jerry Ford. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/dark_angel.exe) dark_angel_web_ui.t3 Dark Angel, a detective story. Version 2.0, by Jerry Ford. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. dearbrian.zip Dear Brian, version 1.10, a work of adult interactive fiction by Choices. deepspace.zip Deep Space Drifter 1.0, by Michael J. Roberts and Steve McAdams (now freeware) depravityBITES.zip Depravity Bites Release 1.4, by Samantha Jones. The archive includes the game, its source code, and hints. WARNING: This game contains scenes of an explicit sexual nature. devil_in_details.zip The Devil in the Details, by Jerry Ford. The archive includes the .t3 game file as well as a Windows executable. Also includes a PDF game map. diabolical.t3 Diabolical, version 2.00, by Cleo Kraft. (source code is in games/source/tads/diabolicalSource.zip) diemasse.gam Die Vollkommene Masse, by Alice Merridew, aka Omega. WARNING: Contains adult content. ditchday.zip Ditch Day Drifter, by Michael J. Roberts This is the example TADS game referred to in the TADS documentation files. TADS source code and .gam file. [file is linked to games/source/tads/ditchday.zip] e14s.gam Exactly 14 syllables... er, gulps!, version 1.1ee, by Valentine Kopteltsev. An English translation of the entry in the Vzhzh-Vzhzh! competition from February 2013. ecdysis.zip Ecdysis, version 1.6, by Peter Nepstad. Based on an entry in H.P. Lovecraft's Commonplace Book. edgarhuntly.gam An adaptation of Charles Brockden Brown's 1799 novel "Edgar Huntly, Or, Memoirs of a Sleepwalker". Version 1.0, created by Carrie Shanafelt. eterna.zip Eterna Corp, by Christopher Cole. WARNING: Contains adult content. excuse.zip Excuse Me, Do You Have The Time? by Jean Childs. exhibit21.gam Exhibition, version 2.1, by Ian Finley. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/exhibit.exe; the original competition entry is in games/competition99/tads/exhibit/) firebird.gam Firebird, version 1.01 (2nd November 1998), by Bonnie Montgomery. "Firebird is an interactive retelling of a Russian folk tale." firwitch.zip John's Fire Witch version 1.01 (02/04/95), by John T Baker II. DOS executable and machine-independent TADS .gam file [file is linked to games/pc/firwitch.zip] flames.zip Perdition's Flames, by Michael J. Roberts. Release 930912 flames_manual.dvi Manual for Perdition's Flames in DVI format, converted by Hugh Allen. flames_manual.pdf Manual for Perdition's Flames in PDF format, converted by Hugh Allen. flames_manual.ps Manual for Perdition's Flames in Postscript format, converted by Hugh Allen. fm.gam Finding Martin, version 1.12, by Gayla Wennstrom. fmsr4.gam Frobozz Magic Support. An Interactive Short Fantasy, set in the Zork universe, by Nate Cull. Release 4, February 1997 foom.tar.gz FooM - the shoot-'em up text adventure, by dI software (Piers Johnson). TADS source and .gam file. [file is linked to games/source/tads/foom.tar.gz] forever.zip Elizabeth Hawk's Forever Always: a Romance Novel Game, written by Iain Merrick. (the original entry to the RomanceNovelComp is in games/mini-comps/rncomp/, and a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/forever.sit) fourin1.gam Four in One, an Interactive Marx Brothers Comedy by J. Robinson Wheeler. Release Version 1.1.7 20000710. (the original competition entry is in games/competition98/tads/fourin1/, an MS-DOS executable is in games/pc/fourin1.zip, a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/fourin1.sit, and source code is in games/source/tads/4in1_src.zip) frenfive.gam The Frenetic Five vs. Sturm und Drang version 1.1, interactive fiction by Neil deMause (a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/frenfive.sit.hqx, a Windows executable in games/pc/frenfive.zip, and the original competition entry is in games/competition97/tads/frenfive/frenfive.gam) fren5-2.zip The Frenetic Five vs. Mr. Redundancy Man (The Frenetic Five Epsiode 2), version 1.2, interactive fiction by Neil deMause (a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/fren5-2.hqx) fren5-3.gam The Frenetic Five vs. The Seven Deadly Dwarves (The Frenetic Five Epsiode 3), version 1.0, by Neil deMause friendly.gam Friendly Foe, release 2, by Mike J. Sousa. frust.zip Frustration version 1.02 (960115), by Jim MacBrayne. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS (see games/amiga/Frustration.dms for an Amiga version) [file is linked to games/pc/frust.zip] ftf.gam First Things First, written by J. Robinson Wheeler. Version 3.0 20061221 ftf_manual.pdf Manual for First Things First, in Adobe PDF format. fusillad111.zip Fusillade version 1.11, by Mike Duncan (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/tads/fusillad/) gate.gam The Gate, version 1.1. An interactive decision by Owen Parish. gc-gam.zip GC: A Thrashing Parity Bit of the Mind, the 1994 MIT AI Laboratory Olympics text adventure game by Carl de Marcken, David Baggett, and Pearl Tsai (source code is in games/source/tads/gc-src.zip) gfleece.zip The Golden Fleece version 1.00 (960114), by Jim MacBrayne. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS (see games/amiga/GoldenFleece.dms for an Amiga version and games/pc/fleece.zip for the 1989 DOS version) [file is linked to games/pc/gfleece.zip] gift3.gam Gifts of Phallus 3: The Valkin War, by GoblinBoy. gna.zip Generic New York Apartment Building, a work of adult interactive fiction by NewKid. In this game you are a New York City apartment superintendant. You work in a building in which many of the tenants are parodies of American sit-com characters. Game makes extensive use of HTML-Tads, but can be played in text only mode just fine. This is the main game file; it can be played with a TADS interpreter version 2.2.4 or later. WARNING: This game (text and graphics) contains themes and scenes of a sexual nature. It is intended for adults only. gnars.zip Generic New York Apartment Building, a work of adult interactive fiction by NewKid. This file contains the graphics (gna.rs0) and sound (gna.rs1) files for the game. Add these files if you play using HTML-TADS or HyperTADS or another graphics enabled TADS interpreter. WARNING: This game (text and graphics) contains themes and scenes of a sexual nature. It is intended for adults only. gna_bundled.gam Generic New York Apartment Building, a work of adult interactive fiction by NewKid. This is the game file and resources bundled together. WARNING: This game (text and graphics) contains themes and scenes of a sexual nature. It is intended for adults only. golddemo.zip The Golden Skull, a complete working demonstration game for HTML TADS with images and sounds, by Neil K. Guy. Requires the HTML TADS interpreter. [file is linked to programming/tads2/examples/golddemo.zip] gpeace.gam Galactic Peace, by Jeffrey Rosenthal. Version 1.0, March 2009. grip.gam Losing Your Grip, a Journey in Five Fits. Version 5 (Nov 30 2001), by Stephen Granade. (source code is in games/source/tads/gripsrc.zip) gripfeelies.zip The registration goodies, including a registration key file, for the game Losing Your Grip, by Stephen Granade. hamper.gam To Hell in a Hamper, version 1.0, by J.J. Guest. (an Adrift version is in games/adrift/ToHellInAHamper.zip, and glulx is in games/glulx/To_Hell_in_a_Hamper.gblorb) helpgam1.zip The Adventures of Helpfulman, a Day in the Life of the Heroic Mark Dent. An Interactive Comic Adventure, version 1.0.0, by Philip Dearmore. Archive includes TADS .gam file and HTML-TADS resource files. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/helpwin1.zip) hgrail.zip The Holy Grail version 1.01 (960227), by Jim MacBrayne. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS (see games/amiga/HolyGrail.dms for an Amiga version) [file is linked to games/pc/hgrail.zip] homeopen.t3 Home Open, version 1.0, by Emily Boegheim. homeopen_web.t3 Home Open, version 1.0, by Emily Boegheim. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. house.gam The House - a first attempt at Interactive Fiction, by Owen Parish. indigo.t3 Indigo, version 1, by Emily Short. A somewhat unusual retelling of the Rapunzel story. infinity.zip The Island of Infinity, release 1.1, by Alex Freeman. inherit.gam Inheritance, by Eric Toth. islecult.gam The Isle of the Cult, release 2, by Rune Berg. it.t3 It, version 2.2, by Emily Boegheim. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2011/tads3/it/original/it.t3 and the source code is in games/source/tads/it_src.zip) it_web.t3 It, version 2.2, by Emily Boegheim. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. (source code is in games/source/tads/it_src.zip) kaged_s.gam Kaged, by Ian Finley. Winner of the 2000 IF Competition. Shareware, included are images but no music. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/kaged_s.exe, and the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/tads/kaged/kaged.gam) katana.gam Katana, version 2.0, by Matt Rohde. (Macintosh executables are in games/mac/Katana.bin and games/mac/Katana.hqx) king.zip The Journey of the King, version 1.1, by Peter Nepstad, adapted from the short story by Lord Dunsany. kissing.zip Kissing the Buddha's Feet, An Interactive Cramming by Leon Lin. Version 2.1. (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/kissing/kissing.gam) kitchen.zip Kitchen Encounters, Version 0.2, by Andy Jewell. To quote the author from his description, "After re-arranging the kitchen, my wife sent me the following to let me know where things should go. Shortly thereafter TADS arrived, and the rest is history." Includes machine-independent TADS .gam file and a description of the origins of the game. lambs.gam Silence of the Lambs, An Interactive Horror. The author prefers to stay anonymous :-) (an Inform port is in games/zcode/lambs.z5) legend.tar.Z The Legend Lives! v1.0 An Unnkulian Universe Unventure, by David Baggett. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/legend.tar.Z] legend386.zip The Legend Lives! v1.0 An Unnkulian Universe Unventure, by David Baggett. 386SX or later CPU required. [file is linked to games/pc/legend386.zip and to games/adventions/pc/legend386.zip] lethe.txt Describes the difference between the following two files: lethe.zip Lethe Flow Phoenix: A Flight of Fantasy by Dan Shiovitz. Release 2.1, September 1995. This version uses the TADS 2.2 file I/O features. lethe_noio.zip This version does not use file I/O; use it if the other version will not work for you. lookaroundthecorner.t3 Look Around the Corner, by Doug Orleans (as Robert Whitlock). Release 5 (20140612). lookaroundthecorner-web.t3 Look Around the Corner, by Doug Orleans (as Robert Whitlock). Release 5 (20140612). This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. lost202g.zip Lost, a science fiction text adventure, version 2.0.2. Shareware by Jeffrey Hersh; his rating: hard. (TADS source code is in games/source/tads/lost202s.zip, executables are in games/mac/LostAdv2.0.2.sit.hqx and in games/pc/lost202.zip) lostny.egg Some Easter eggs from Lost New York (see below) and what you can win if you find them, by Neil deMause [file is linked to games/mac/lostny.egg and to games/pc/lostny.egg] lostny14.gam Lost New York version 1.4, April 1997. a time-travel TADS adventure by Neil deMause. The built-in hint system is disabled in this freeware version; type REGISTER to see how to get the full version. Machine-independent TADS .gam file (a PC executable is in games/pc/lostny14.zip, and a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/lostny14.sit) maiden.zip Maiden of the Moonlight version 1.4, by Brian P. Dean (the original competition entry is in games/competition96/maiden/maiden.gam) mansion.gam The Mansion or The Tale of the Adventurous Thief release 4, by The Wildman (loosely based on The Miser's House by M. J. Lansing) mazes.t3 Nothing but Mazes, by Greg Boettcher. Version 2.0: Full version meine.gam Meine Dalix, by Alice Merridew, aka Omega. WARNING: Contains adult content. metroid.gam Metroid (v0.5 Release 1), a text version of Metroid by Retro Studios and Billy Rawls. (source code is in games/source/tads/tadsmetsrc.zip) mission.zip The Mission version 1.02 (960331), by Jim MacBrayne. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS (see games/amiga/Mission.zip for an Amiga version) [file is linked to games/pc/mission.zip] modern.gam Modernism version 1.0, by Jacob Solomon Weinstein, includes both "Waiting for Godot" and "No Exit" mrsk.zip Magic Realms: The Sword of Kasza, by James Mallette. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS [file is linked to games/pc/mrsk.zip] museum.gam Museum of TADS, an interactive translation of the Museum of Inform. Inform version originally written by Graham Nelson; ported to TADS by Kevin Forchione. Release 2 / Serial number 991214 (TADS source code is included in programming/tads2/examples/inform.zip, and the original Inform source code is in programming/inform6/examples/Museum.inf) myth.zip Myth, an adventure based on Greek and Roman mythology, by Barry Volain. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS [file is linked to games/pc/myth.zip] nbdemo.gam The Singular, and Historically Inaccurate, Misadventures of Nobeard: Would-be Scourge of the Carribbean, Quest Adventure #4 by Colm McCarthy. Playable demo of a game in development. ng.gam A Night Guest, Version 1.1, by Valentine Kopteltsev. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/tads/ng/ng.gam) ntts.gam No Time To Squeal, by Mike Sousa and Robb Sherwin. Release 1.3 / Serial number 031603 (source code for this version is in games/source/tads/ntts_src.zip and the original competition entry is in games/competition2001/tads/ntts/ntts.gam) oaf.zip Once and Future, Release 2.1 (Freeware, January 2001), written by G. Kevin Wilson. Zip archive. oaf.sit.hqx Once and Future, Release 2.1 (Freeware, January 2001), written by G. Kevin Wilson. Macintosh format archive. ofd.gam One Foot Down, an experiment in hopelessly unfunny sarcasm, by Jason Reigstad. Version 2. pastense.zip Past Tense, An Interactive Intrigue by Dave Nault. TADS source code and compiled game file. [file is linked to games/source/tads/pastense.zip] pcu10.zip PC University: An Everyday Nightmare, version 1.0, a TADS adventure by Neil deMause. Machine independent .gam file and TADS runtime for DOS [file is linked to games/pc/pcu10.zip] (MacWesleyan, the Macintosh version, is in games/mac/MacWes10.sit.hqx) pesach.zip The Pesach Adventure, by Avi Gobbler Productions. A simple game for Jewish children about the search for chametz on the night before the Seder night. pill.gam A Sugared Pill, version 1.2, by Colin Borland. (a Windows installer is in games/pc/pill.exe) plant_2.zip The Plant, Release 2 (Special Edition), by Mike Roberts. (source code for this version is in games/source/tads/plantsrc_2.zip and the original competition entry is in games/competition98/tads/plant/plant.gam) polyadv.gam PolyAdv 3.21a, a TADS version of the original Adventure / Colossal Cave text adventure, including: The original 350 point game by Crowther and Woods, ported by David Baggett. The 550 point extended version by David Platt, ported by Bennett Standeven. The 580 point extended version by Mike Goetz, ported by Bennett Standeven. The 551 point version by David Long and an anonymous author, ported by David Picton. A 701 point version by David Picton, combining the 550 point and 551 point versions. A 701+ point version by David Picton, based on the 701 point version but with new extensions. (source code is in games/source/tads/polyadv_321a.zip) ptbad4.gam PTBAD4: How the Record Got its Groove Back. Version 1.0, by Xorax, aka Jonathan Berman. ptbad5.gam PTBAD5: Jesus Attack of Jesus Christ and the Church of the Seventeenth day Robots. Version 1.003, by Xorax, aka Jonathan Berman. quick.gam A Simple Theft, an interactive larceny by Mark J. Musante. Serial No. 20000810, Release 3 return-to-ditch-day.zip Return to Ditch Day, release 2, by Michael J. Roberts. rylvania.tar.Z The Horror of Rylvania, by D. A. Leary Playable DEMO v1.0 (for the full version see games/adventions/adventions.zip) [file is linked to games/adventions/others/rylvania.tar.z] sabotage.gam Sabotage on the Century Cauldron, release 1.1, by Thomas de Graaff. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2005/tads2/sabotage/sabotage.gam and a DOS executable is in games/pc/sabotage.exe) sanecube.gam Insanity Cubed, by Simmon Keith Barney. Development version 0.98 saturns_child.zip Saturn's Child, release 1.0, by Jerry Ford. Machine independent .gam file and Windows executable. [file is linked to games/pc/saturns_child.zip] saturns_child_web_ui.t3 Saturn's Child, release 1.0, by Jerry Ford. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. savannah.gam Sunset Over Savannah, An Existential Vacation, by Ivan Cockrum. Version 1.0.3, 3/5/98. (the original competition entry is in games/competition97/tads/savannah/savannah.gam) saveprinceton20.gam Save Princeton version 2.0 by Jacob Solomon Weinstein and Karine Schaefer. scavenger.zip Scavenger: Night's Edge interactive fiction, by Quintin Stone. Version 1.2. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2003/tads2/scavenger/scavenger.gam and a Windows executable of this game is in games/pc/scavenger.zip) shadow.gam Shadowland I: The Tower of Iron, Interactive Role-Playing System, Release 1.0, by Tom Claburn. (source code is in games/source/tads/shadow.zip) shelby.zip The Light: Shelby's Addendum. Quest Adventure #3, by Colm A. McCarthy. Version 2.1, release 19960901. Number #1 of the series, Manor of Madness, is in games/spectrum/mnrmdnss.zip (a PC executable of this game is in games/pc/shelbypc.zip; a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/Shelby.sit.bin and in games/mac/Shelby.sit.hqx) slapthatfish.zip Slap That Fish, Version 1.1, by Peter Nepstad. This time, those fishy bastards are finally going to get what's coming to them. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2007/tads2/slapthatfish/slapthatfish.gam) son0.gam Prelude to Night, the epilogue to an unfinished prequel to Gerry Kevin Wilson's "Sea of Night", written by Ivan Cockrum. son1.gam The Sea of Night release 2, by Gerry Kevin Wilson. A short TADS adventure in which you are a sort of 'interplanetary trucker' making a run with a load of bananas. Bad things happen, and you wind up on an odd spaceship that seems to be organic. space.t3 Space Shooter: A TADS 3 abuse. Version 3, by Krister Fundin. spatial.t3 Rat In Control, version 1.0, written by Mike Roberts. An experimental game supporting both conventional compass directions and relative directions ("in front of you," etc.). (source code is in games/source/tads/spatial_source.zip) storm.zip Shelter from the Storm, version 1, by Eric Eve. stormWebUI.t3 Shelter from the Storm, version 1.1, by Eric Eve. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. stranded.gam Stranded version 1.0, written by Jim Bayers. (a Windows executable is in games/pc/stranded.zip) suprematism.zip An experimental work exploring interactivity in IF, by Andrey Grankin. It consists of two pieces: an 'absolutely non-interactive' piece, and an 'absolutely interactive' one. According to the author, the idea for this came from the influence of Kazimir Malevich's work. tads-gamelist1.txt The Complete, Unofficial List of TADS Games v3.00 (jan93), by Alan Mead [file is linked to info/tads-gamelist1.txt] tads-gamelist2.txt The (Other) TADS Game List, version 1.2 (20aug96), by Gerry Kevin Wilson and Paul David Doherty [file is linked to info/tads-gamelist2.txt] tads_dungeon.zip Dungeon, the more or less public domain version of the original MIT Zork, ported to TADS by Darin Johnson (v0.3 beta). Based on the FORTRAN version 3.1A, 1-Feb-94. Compiled .GAM file and complete TADS source code. [file is linked to games/source/tads/tads_dungeon.zip] the_one.zip The One That Got Away, version 1.2 (release 3), by Leon Lin. (the original competition entry including a walkthrough is in games/competition95/TheOne.zip) theoracle.zip The Oracle, version 1.5 by Brandon Allen. Archive includes TADS game file and a map. tide.zip The Ebb and Flow of the Tide, version 1.1, by Peter Nepstad, adapted from the short story by Lord Dunsany. tildeath.gam Till Death Makes a Monk-Fish Out of Me, by Michael J. Sousa and Jon Ingold. Release 1.1 / Serial number 021103 (the original competition entry is in games/competition2002/tads2/tildeath/tildeath.gam) tnc.zip Tomorrow Never Comes, version 2.21, by A. Bomire. A James Bond parody with adult content. toonesia.gam Toonesia, A Mini Text-Adventure Game, version 1.1, by Jacob Weinstein (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/toonesia.gam) tortoise.gam The Lesson of the Tortoise, release 2, by G. Kevin Wilson. A game based on some aspects of Chinese folklore. Some adult content. tow11.gam Undertow v1.1 (05sep95), by Stephen Granade. TADS game file only. (the original competition entry with instructions is in games/competition95/tow.zip) underoos.gam The Underoos that ate New York! by Gerry Kevin Wilson, version 2.0. (a DOS executable is in games/pc/underoos.zip, a Macintosh executable is in games/mac/underoos.sit; both these are version 1.0) undo.gam Undo, version 1.0.1, by Neil deMause [file is linked to games/competition95/undo.gam] unease.gam Unease, Release 2.0 , by Brendan J. O'Brien. (Note from the author: this game contains a walkthrough which can be viewed using the undocumented command WALKMETHRU whenever a standard command prompt is available.) unnkhz10.tar.Z Unnkulia One-Half: The Salesman Triumphant, plus a playable demo of Unnkulia Zero: The Search for Amanda. Both games are version 1.0, by D. A. Leary. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/unnkhz10.tar.z] unnkhz10.oldtr.tar.Z Unnkulia One-Half: The Salesman Triumphant, plus a playable demo of Unnkulia Zero: The Search for Amanda. Both games are version 1.0, by D. A. Leary. Contains .GAM files that work with older (< 2.1) versions of the TADS run-time. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/unnkhz10.oldtr.tar.z] urban1.zip Urban Cleanup, a TADS Sci-Fi adventure by Philip Dearmore. Machine independent .gam file and DOS executable. [file is linked to games/pc/urban1.zip] uu1v301.tar.Z Unnkulian Underworld: The Unknown Unventure, Version 3.01 by D. A. Leary. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/uu1v301.tar.z] uu1v301.oldtr.tar.Z Unnkulian Underworld: The Unknown Unventure, Version 3.01 by D. A. Leary. Contains a .GAM file that works with older (< 2.1) versions of the TADS run-time. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/uu1v301.oldtr.tar.z] uu2v30.tar.Z Unnkulian Unventure II: The Secret of Acme, Version 3.0 by David M. Baggett. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/uu2v30.tar.z] uu2v30.oldtr.tar.Z Unnkulian Unventure II: The Secret of Acme, Version 3.0 by David M. Baggett. Contains a .GAM file that works with older (< 2.1) versions of the TADS run-time. [file is linked to games/adventions/others/uu2v30.oldtr.tar.z] uux.gam Unnkulia X: Escape of the Sacrificed, Version 1.1, by Valentine Kopteltsev. (the original competition entry is in games/competition2000/tads/uux/uux.gam) venice.zip A Lady in Waiting, version 1.1, by Knight Errant. WARNING: Contains adult content. venice_web.t3 A Lady in Waiting, version 1.1, by Knight Errant. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. WARNING: Contains adult content. veritas22.gam VERITAS: A Harvard Game of Interactive Fiction, version 2.2, by James T. Reese (see games/mac for a stand-alone Macintosh version) videobar.zip I'm Gonna Take You To The Video Bar! Version 1.1, by James Mitchelhill. vividity.t3 Vividity, by Ben Scott. vividity_web.t3 Vividity, by Ben Scott. This has been compiled with the WebUI interface, making it playable over the Internet. waterbrd.gam The Water Bird, release 1.1, by Athan Skelley (the original competition entry is in games/competition99/tads/waterbrd/waterbrd.gam) way.zip Waystation v1.1 (19dec95), by Stephen Granade. wolfenschtein_WebUI.t3 Wolfenschtein: The Text Adventure! version 1.011, by Shaokang Yuan. worlds.zip Worlds Apart, an Interactive Fugue, Version 2.2, written by Suzanne Britton. (a Windows version is in games/pc/worlds.exe, and a Mac version is in games/mac/worlds.hqx) wormhole.zip Wormhole: The Beginning release 1.0, a TADS (and WorldClass) introductory adventure by Philip Dearmore (introductory meaning promotional, I think). Machine independent .gam file and DOS executable [file is linked to games/pc/wormhole.zip] xarbo.zip Escape from the Arboretum, by Robbies Dog. The archive contains the game and a walkthrough. zebulon3.zip Uncle Zebulon's Will, an Interactive Inheritance. Release 3.0 / 030115, by Magnus Olsson. Winner of the TADS category of the 1995 IF competition. (the original competition entry is in games/competition95/zebulon.gam, and TADS source is in games/source/tads/zeb3src.zip) zero.gam Zero Sum Game, an Exercise in Fantastic Futility, Release 2, by Cody Sandifer. (a Mac version is in games/mac/zero.sit.hqx, a DOS version is in games/pc/zeroDOS.zip, a Win95 version is in games/pc/zeroWin95.zip, and the original competition entry is in games/competition97/tads/zero/zero.gam)
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