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Eaten By A Grue: Infocom games, text adventures, and interactive fiction

Eaten By A Grue, the Infocom podcast

A podcast about Infocom games, text adventures, and interactive fiction
Hosted by Kevin Savetz and Carrington Vanston.

Theme tune: "It Is Pitch Dark" by MC Frontalot

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Thimbleweed Park

May 20, 2017

The Gruesome Twosome take a vacation from Infocom to visit Thimbleweed Park, where they solve a murder, discuss free will, and admire de lo res graphics.

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Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels

April 26, 2017

It's 19th Century London, and Crown Jewels are missing! Solving the mystery will take all the skills of the world's greatest dectective! You are also there.

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Enchanter

March 24, 2017

Enchanter is filled with magic spells, prophetic dreams, and even a talking turtle. Put on your robe and wizard hat, and prepare for adventure. Accio InvisiClues!

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Deadline

February 17, 2017

Infocom's first mystery: a locked room, six suspects, and a ticking clock. Can a pair of fumbling podcasters solve the murder in time? Probably not.

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Border Zone

January 17, 2017

Infocom's only espionage story, Border Zone is filled with intrigue and danger in a constantly moving world that doesn't wait while the player types. Tune in to see if our heroes achieve success by stealth, or death by typo.

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Seastalker

January 10, 2017

Ahoy! Kevin and Carrington dive into Seastalker, Infocom's junior gee-whiz submarine adventure. Set course for adventure, as we raise our sails and lower our expectations.

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Trinity

January 8, 2017

Trinity is Infocom's classic game about the dangers of the Atomic Age, and it's a blast! Get it? Get it? A blast? Hilarious.

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Ballyhoo

December 14, 2016

Welcome to Ballyhoo, Infocom's circus mystery. Can these johnny tin plates foil the grift and save the circus? Or is the cherry pie just too much for a pair of side-walling lot loafers?

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Zork I: The Great Underground Empire

December 2, 2016

Zork I, the first text adventure from Infocom. From the highs of its incredible parser to the lows of its unfair puzzles, it all comes down to one burning question: are you a TAKE person or a GET person?

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