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''[[The Lighthouse (by Marius Mueller)|The Lighthouse]]'' was written by [[Marius Müller]] for the 2009 [[Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest]].  It tied with ''[[Awakening]]'' for first place.  The contest page has this short introduction:
 
''[[The Lighthouse (by Marius Mueller)|The Lighthouse]]'' was written by [[Marius Müller]] for the 2009 [[Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest]].  It tied with ''[[Awakening]]'' for first place.  The contest page has this short introduction:
 
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Lighthouses simultaneously stand at the border between land and sea and the border between old and new. They are
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Lighthouses simultaneously stand at the border between land and sea and the border between old and new. They are naturally good settings for secrets. Do you dare visit this one?
naturally good settings for secrets. Do you dare visit this one?
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{{game infobox|title=The Lighthouse|author=[[Marius Müller]]|publisher=[[Saugus.net]]|released=2009|authsystem=[[Inform 7]]|platform=[[Z-code]]|language=English|license=[[freeware]]|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=TBD}}
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{{game infobox|title=The Lighthouse|image=|author=[[Marius Müller]]|publisher=[[Saugus.net]]|released=31-Oct-2009|authsystem=[[Inform 7]]|platform=[[Z-code]] 8|language=English|license=[[Freeware]]|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=TBD}}
  
 
==How It Begins==
 
==How It Begins==
Hiking up to see the famous St. Cafasso lighthouse would not be that horrible if it were only the torrential downpour and the broken arm.
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Hiking up to see the famous St. Cafasso lighthouse would not be that horrible if it were only the torrential downpour and the broken arm. Unfortunately there is also evil afoot that threatens to make this one's last lighthouse visit.
Unfortunately there is also evil afoot that threatens to make this one's last lighthouse visit.
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==Notable Features==
 
==Notable Features==
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==Versions==
 
==Versions==
 
===Release 1===
 
===Release 1===
* ''The Lighthouse'' ([[Marius Müller]]; 31-Oct-2009; [[Z-code]]).
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* ''The Lighthouse'' ([[Marius Müller]]; 31-Oct-2009; [[Z-code]] 8).
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** Beta testers: [[Jack Welch]], [[Juhana Leinonen]], [[Sarah Morayati]], [[Poster]], [[Conrad Cook]], [[Davros]], and [[Jonathan Blask]].
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** {{babel wanted}}
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 091027 / Inform 7 build 5Z71 (I6/v6.31 lib 6/12N)
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 091027 / Inform 7 build 5Z71 (I6/v6.31 lib 6/12N)
** Download <tt>[http://dist.saugus.net/IF/Lighthouse.z8]</tt> from [[Saugus.net]].
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** [[Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest]]: 1st place (tie) from 3 entries in 2009.
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** Download <tt>[http://dist.saugus.net/IF/Lighthouse.z8 Lighthouse.z8]</tt> from [[Saugus.net]].
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
 
===General info===
 
===General info===
 
* [http://www.saugus.net/Contests/Halloween/2009/Results/IF/ Saugus.net 2009 Contest Results] - at [[Saugus.net]]'s [[Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest|2009 Halloween Interactive Fiction Contest Results page]].
 
* [http://www.saugus.net/Contests/Halloween/2009/Results/IF/ Saugus.net 2009 Contest Results] - at [[Saugus.net]]'s [[Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest|2009 Halloween Interactive Fiction Contest Results page]].
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* {{TUID wanted}}
  
==Beta Testers==
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[[Category:Horror|Lighthouse]] [[Category:Games|Lighthouse]] [[Category:Games in 2009|Lighthouse]] [[Category:Inform 7 games|Lighthouse]] [[Category:Z-code games|Lighthouse]]
*[[Jack Welch]]
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*[[Juhana Leinonen]]
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*[[Sarah Morayati]]
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*[[Mike Tulloch]]
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*[[Conrad Cook]]
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*[[Davros]]
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*[[Jonathan Blask]]
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Revision as of 12:13, 12 November 2009

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The Lighthouse was written by Marius Müller for the 2009 Saugus.net Halloween Ghost Story Contest. It tied with Awakening for first place. The contest page has this short introduction:

Lighthouses simultaneously stand at the border between land and sea and the border between old and new. They are naturally good settings for secrets. Do you dare visit this one?

The Lighthouse
Author(s) Marius Müller
Publisher(s) Saugus.net
Release date(s) 31-Oct-2009
Authoring system Inform 7
Platform(s) Z-code 8
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Cruelty to be determined

How It Begins

Hiking up to see the famous St. Cafasso lighthouse would not be that horrible if it were only the torrential downpour and the broken arm. Unfortunately there is also evil afoot that threatens to make this one's last lighthouse visit.

Notable Features

  • This story has several alternate endings, none of which could be considered classic winning endings.

Versions

Release 1

Links

General info