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The Ice Guardian Demo 1.0.5
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Please note: This demo has all the featuresofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is thatyouare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) wasoriginallywritten by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad back in 1991.YOUR OBJECTIVE: The Ice Guardian's items of climate controlhavebeen stolen! Find his iceriser, triducer and solidifier beforetheplanet becomes a frozen wasteland.This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
The Time Traveller Demo 1.0.6
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Please note: This demo has all the featuresofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is thatyouare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) wasoriginallywritten by Mark Eaton and Barrie Eaton on the Amstradback in1988.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Your time machine was drawn into a timewhenRomans ruled the world. What could do this when suchtechnologiesshould not exist?This game is easier in skill level when compared to 'Mysteryofthe Dark Manor'. As such it can be a good first text adventuregamefor those new in this genre.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Lighthouse Mystery 1.0.5
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Mark Eaton and Barrie Eaton ontheAmstrad back in 1988.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Others have gone mad in seeking the lostpiratestreasure alleged to be hidden deep within the catacombs.Will yoube the one to find it?This game is easier in skill level when compared to 'Mysteryofthe Dark Manor'. As such it can be a good first text adventuregamefor those new in this genre.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
The Time Traveller 1.0.6
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Mark Eaton and Barrie Eaton ontheAmstrad back in 1988.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Your time machine was drawn into a timewhenRomans ruled the world. What could do this when suchtechnologiesshould not exist?This game is easier in skill level when compared to 'Mysteryofthe Dark Manor'. As such it can be a good first text adventuregamefor those new in this genre.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Lighthouse Mystery Demo 1.0.5
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Please note: This demo has all the features ofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is that youare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) was originallywritten by Mark Eaton and Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad back in1988.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Others have gone mad in seeking the lost piratestreasure alleged to be hidden deep within the catacombs. Will yoube the one to find it?This game is easier in skill level when compared to 'Mystery ofthe Dark Manor'. As such it can be a good first text adventure gamefor those new in this genre.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original quality ofthat game, but at the same time provide features available fromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as an alternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyou are carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily view bytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minature versionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, and usea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, medium orlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Have fullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from start toend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sends anonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressed to Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hard toavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts and intentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF IN THEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do so fromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can address theissue.
Moonbase 3 Demo 1.1.2
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Please note: This demo has all the featuresofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is thatyouare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) wasoriginallywritten by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad back in 1991.YOUR OBJECTIVE: The moonbase is under threat from theincomingcomet. Find a way to stop it before the moonbase isdestroyed!This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Dark Unknown Planet 1.0.1
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad backin 1987.YOUR OBJECTIVE: You have crashed on a dark, unknown planet.Yourfuel tank is ruptured and empty. Repair it, find rocket fuelandfresh water to escape it.This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Mystery of the Dark Manor 1.1.0
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad backin 1992.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Rumours have spread about an ecentricprofessordiscovering lost treasure not from this world. A darkmanor holdsthe secret!This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Dark Unknown Planet Demo 1.0.1
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Please note: This demo has all the featuresofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is thatyouare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) wasoriginallywritten by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad back in 1987.YOUR OBJECTIVE: You have crashed on a dark, unknown planet.Yourfuel tank is ruptured and empty. Repair it, find rocket fuelandfresh water to escape it.This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Mystery of the Dark Manor Demo 1.1.0
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Please note: This demo has all the featuresofthe full version so you can test it out. The only limit is thatyouare only able to complete about 20% of the game.This text adventure game (interactive fiction) wasoriginallywritten by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad back in 1992.YOUR OBJECTIVE: Rumours have spread about an ecentricprofessordiscovering lost treasure not from this world. A darkmanor holdsthe secret!This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
The Ice Guardian 1.0.5
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad backin 1991.YOUR OBJECTIVE: The Ice Guardian's items of climate controlhavebeen stolen! Find his iceriser, triducer and solidifier beforetheplanet becomes a frozen wasteland.This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.
Moonbase 3 1.1.2
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This text adventure game (interactivefiction)was originally written by Barrie Eaton on the Amstrad backin 1991.YOUR OBJECTIVE: The moonbase is under threat from theincomingcomet. Find a way to stop it before the moonbase isdestroyed!This game has a similar skill level to 'Mystery of theDarkManor'.This Android edition tries hard to keep the original qualityofthat game, but at the same time provide features availablefromAndroid.Hyperlink assist provides smart context menus as analternativeto using the keyboard.A graphical inventory system so that you can see and tap whatyouare carrying.As such there are 2 styles of play:1. Play the game just by tapping2. Play with the more retro style of using the keyboardAn automap will track your location progress. Can easily viewbytapping the map icon. Landscape mode will show a minatureversionof the automap.Can use gestures. Use arrowheads to move north or south, andusea swipe to move east or west.Tap on an image to 'look' at your current location.Tap on the descriptive text to close the keyboard if open.Speech input is available to issue commands.Can also have the text read aloud.Font size can also be adjusted based on small, mediumorlarge.Also extensively designed for the visually impaired. Havefullytested with Talkback using Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) from starttoend with my eyes shut! Type "blind" in game to learn more.If you like this game then please rate.PRIVACY:Analytics is used to help improve this game. This sendsanonymousdata about game usage and how far people have progressedto Googleservers.If you can please leave analytics turned on. I'm trying hardtoavoid capturing simply words, but more thoughts andintentions.This takes a lot of work but is worth it!NO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS SENT.THIS FEATURE IS ON BY DEFAULT BUT CAN BE TURNED OFF INTHEPREFERENCES SCREEN.As such 2 permissions are needed:1. Internet2. AccessNetworkStateIf you encounter an issue please email me first. Can do sofromthe main menu --> Email Developer. That way I can addresstheissue.