11th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition
The 11th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition is currently being organized by Stephen Granade.
2005 IF Comp Schedule
- May 2: The IF Comp 2005 website is "open for business".
- September 1: Intent deadline. Authors intending to enter the competition must sign up via the IF Comp database by the end of this date.
- September 30: Submission deadline. Authors must upload their entries to the IF Comp website.
- October 1: Games were released; judging period begins.
- November 15: Voting deadline.
Note: All deadlines are at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time for their given day.
The competition is currently in its judging stage, so the game order below is just alphabetical for now.
- Amissville II (Santoonie Corporation; TADS 2).
- Beyond (Mondi Confinanti; Glulx).
- Chancellor (Kevin Venzke; TADS 2).
- Cheiron (Sarah Clelland and Elisabeth Polli; Glulx).
- The Colour Pink (Robert Street; Z-code).
- Distress (Mike Snyder; Hugo).
- Dreary Lands (Paul Lee; Z-code).
- Escape to New York (Richard Otter; Adrift).
- FutureGame (tm) (The FutureGame Corporation; Z-code).
- Gilded (A Hazard; TADS 2).
- Hello Sword - The journey a.k.a. Hello Sword - Il viaggio (Andrea Rezzonico; Z-code). English and Italian versions.
- History Repeating (Mark Choba and Renee Choba; Z-code).
- Internal Vigilance (Simon Christiansen; Z-code).
- Jesus of Nazareth (Paul Allen Panks as "dunric"; MS-Windows).
- Mix Tape (Brett Witty; TADS 3).
- Mortality (David Whyld; Adrift).
- Neon Nirvana (Tony Woods; Z-code).
- A New Life (Alexandre Owen Muñiz; Z-code).
- Ninja II (Paul Allen Panks as "Dunric"; MS-Windows).
- Off the trolley (Krisztian Kaldi; TADS 2).
- On Optimism (Tim Lane; Z-code).
- Phantom: caverns of the killer (Brandon Coker; Z-code).
- The Plague (Redux) (Cannibal; Adrift).
- Psyche's Lament (Now We Have Faces; Z-code).
- PTBAD6andoneeighth (Jonathan Berman as "Slan Xorax"; Adrift).
- Sabotage on the Century Cauldron (Thomas de Graaff; TADS 2).
- Snatches (Gregory Weir; Z-code).
- Son of a... (C.S. Woodrow; Z-code).
- Space Horror I: Prey for Your Enemies (Jerald M. Cooney; MS-Windows/HTML).
- The Sword of Malice (Anthony Panuccio; Z-code).
- Tough Beans (Sara Dee; Z-code).
- Unforgotten (Quintin Pan; Z-code).
- Vendetta (Fuyu Yuki; Adrift).
- Vespers (Jason Devlin; Z-code).
- Waldo's Pie (Michael Arnaud; Alan 3).
- Xen: The Contest (Xentor; TADS 2).