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Interactive Fiction Archive Alternatives

Interactive Fiction Archive is described as 'The contents of the IF Archive -- including thousands of text adventures, text adventure development tools, articles, essays, hint files, walkthroughs, jokes, and sly references to Greek politics -- are contributed by the interactive fiction community, past and present' and is an website. There are four alternatives to Interactive Fiction Archive, not only websites but also apps for Windows, Electron / Atom Shell, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is textadventures.co.uk, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Interactive Fiction Archive are Playfic, WrittenRealms and Lectrote.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Online

The contents of the IF Archive -- including thousands of text adventures, text adventure development tools, articles,...

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  1. textadventures.co.uk icon

    textadventures.co.uk

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    textadventures.co.uk is a community of interactive fiction game makers and players.

    Browse a massive database of IF games
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    Playfic

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Playfic is a platform for writing and playing interactive fiction. Interactive fiction (aka "text adventures") is a genre of game that uses no graphics or sound, but instead, uses text to tell a story in an interactive world.

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    WrittenRealms

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    WrittenRealms lets you build and play narrative adventure games. Features a rich combat system with four playable classes, each with distinct skills and character customizations.

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    Lectrote

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Electron / Atom Shell

    A portable Interactive Fiction games interpreter application.

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