Monthly Archives: April 2014

Spring Thing: The Price of Freedom: Innocence Lost

The Price of Freedom: Innocence Lost, by Briar Rose, is another chooseyourstory entry in Spring Thing. Prejudices on the table: shit, this title pushes all my this is going to suck buttons. The Price of Freedom is such a tattered Bush-era phrase that … Continue reading

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Spring Thing: A Game of Life and Death

Spring Thing reviews continue, this time with A Game of Life and Death by Kiel Farren, a CYOA made using the ChooseYourStory site. Spoilers.

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Spring Thing: Bear Creek

Second game from Spring Thing: Bear Creek, an Inform game by Wes Mode. There will be spoilers.

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Spring Thing: The Adventures of a Hexagon!

Spring Thing, the other annual interactive fiction competition, is here; ten games have been entered, and I’ll be reviewing them. Spoilers are likely. First up is The Adventures of a Hexagon!, by Tyler Zahnke.

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