One Eye Open

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IF Comp 2010
3rd of of 26
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XYZZY Awards 2010
Finalist - Best Game, Best Story, Best Setting, Best Puzzles, and Best Individual Puzzle
One Eye Open
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Author(s)Colin Sandel and Carolyn VanEseltine
Release date(s)01-Oct-2010
Authoring systemInform 7
Platform(s)Glulx
Language(s)English
License(s)Freeware
Multimedia
Color effectsnone
Graphicsnone
Sound/Musicnone

How It Begins

The game initially warns the player about "mature content (including blood, gore, human injury and death, mild language, tobacco reference, violence, and violent references."

The PC is a test subject at Corona Labs in Mount Airy, MD. No name or gender are ever provided for this character. The game begins at 7:30 PM with the PC in a test chamber being observed by one of the scientists, Dr. Marnie Ephart. The PC is instructed to guess at the symbols on a set of Zener cards that Dr. Ephart is examining.

WARNING: This game is extremely gory.

Notable Features

  • One Eye Open has a VERBS command to provide players with a list of all verbs necessary to win the game and appropriate syntax for using them.

Versions

Release 1

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