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{{game infobox|title=The Primrose Path|image=|author=[[Nolan Bonvouloir]]|publisher=n/a|released=30-Sep-2006|authsystem=[[Inform 7]]|platform=[[Z-code]] 8|language=English|license=Freeware|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=TBD}}
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{{game infobox|title=The Primrose Path|image=[[Image:Primrose Path small cover.jpg]]|author=[[Nolan Bonvouloir]]|publisher=n/a|released=30-Sep-2006|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==
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===Release 1===
 
===Release 1===
 
* ''The Primrose Path'' ([[Nolan Bonvouloir]]; 30-Sep-2006; [[Z-code]] 8).
 
* ''The Primrose Path'' ([[Nolan Bonvouloir]]; 30-Sep-2006; [[Z-code]] 8).
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** Beta-testing by [[Kate McKee]], [[Anna Rothman]], [[Jim Aikin]], [[Celestianpower]] and [[Robert Lozyniak]].
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 060929 / Inform 7 build 3T38 (I6/v6.31 lib 6/10N)  
 
** Release 1 / Serial number 060929 / Inform 7 build 3T38 (I6/v6.31 lib 6/10N)  
** [[IFID]]: CB39F775-9725-46B1-BB36-2177C70AEF2C
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** {{babel|ifid=CB39F775-9725-46B1-BB36-2177C70AEF2C}}
 
** [[IF Comp 2006]]: 2nd place of 43 entries.
 
** [[IF Comp 2006]]: 2nd place of 43 entries.
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** [[XYZZY Awards 2006]]: Finalist for Best Game and Best Individual PC.
 
** {{ifarchive|games/competition2006/zcode/primrose/|Primrose.z8}}
 
** {{ifarchive|games/competition2006/zcode/primrose/|Primrose.z8}}
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===Release 2===
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* ''The Primrose Path'' (Nolan Bonvouloir; Z-code 8).
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** {{babel|ifid=9A72E4B2-77D5-4198-B77C-918DA6FB3452}}
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** {{ifarchive|games/zcode/|Primrose.zblorb}}
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==Links==
 
==Links==
 
* {{baf game|The Primrose Path|2942}}.
 
* {{baf game|The Primrose Path|2942}}.
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* {{ifdb game|The Primrose Path|pvgfinfdphogk292}}.
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===Reviews===
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* {{ifratings game|The Primrose Path|3386}}.
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* {{IFRO game|The Primrose Path|3699}}.
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* [http://www.plover.net/~bonds/primrosepath.html Review] by [[Stephen Bond]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/67e4173ff6247644 Review] by [[Richard Bos]].
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* [http://openfonttag.blogspot.com/2006/11/interactive-fiction-competition-06.html Review] by [[Matthew Carey]].
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* [http://www.clematis.plus.com/Reviews.txt Review] by [[Celestianpower]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/2f00a604e782bf56 Review] by [[J. D. Clemens]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/cef8464bcf6d872b Review] by [[crowheart]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/b95eb38c1ec81b36 Review] by [[Jason Devlin]] and [[Mike Snyder]].
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* [http://spac.caad.es/1/spac47.htm#a1 Review] (in Spanish) by [[dhan]].
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* [http://www.bubblycloud.com/ifcomp2006/#pp Review] by [[David Fletcher]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/98fe841e68c42cd6 Review] by [[James Hall]] (Yuki).
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* {{link|url=http://www.octopusoverlords.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=39750|archive=|Review}} by [[Hipolito]].
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* [http://nbhorvath.blogspot.com/2006/11/reviews-of-some-if-comp-games-2006.html Review] by [[N. B. Horvath]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0d1c14a23211314b Review] by [[Joshua Houk]].
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* [http://www.ricordius.com/others/ifcomp06.htm Review] by [[Christopher Huang]] (Miseri).
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* [http://grunk.org/comments06.txt Review] by [[Admiral Jota]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/cefa9e0cde9cf798 Review] by [[Valentine Kopteltsev]].
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* [http://maher.filfre.net/if/comp06.html#primrose Review] by [[Jimmy Maher]].
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* [http://hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu/~mcmartin/if/reviews/review06.html Review] by [[Michael Martin]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0df17a00da48f3e2 IF Comp 2006: General observations] by [[Maureen]].
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* [http://the-wabe.com/if-comp-2006/#primrose Review] by [[Rob Menke]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/3184b0743b516e55 Review] by [[James Mitchelhill]].
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* [http://www.corfizz.com/IFCompReviews.txt Review] by [[Justin Morgan]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/74448ad3abc56a57 Review] by [[Rob Myall]].
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* [http://videogames.suite101.com/article.cfm/if_competition_2006_results Review] by [[Andre Phillips]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0dbb5d929c879533 Review] by [[Reiko]].
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* [http://inky.org/if/comp06.html#primrose Review] by [[Dan Shiovitz]].
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.int-fiction/msg/0ca745cff09bcfb0 Review: 1] and [http://emshort.home.mindspring.com/c6.txt 2] by [[Emily Short]].
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* [http://www.sidneymerk.com/comp06/primrose.shtml Review] by [[Mike Snyder]].
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* [http://ralphmerridew.livejournal.com/323.html Review] by [[Mark J. Tilford]] (ralphmerridew).
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* [http://www.intfiction.org/misc/jcw_comp06.txt Review] by [[Jerome C West]].
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* [http://ultranine.novahost.org/shadowvault/ifcomp2006.htm Review] by [[David Whyld]].
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===Spoilers===
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* [[ClubFloyd]] [http://www.allthingsjacq.com/intfic_clubfloyd_20090901.html transcript].
  
 
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Latest revision as of 21:19, 26 December 2016

Crazy quilt
Crazy quilt
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IF Comp 2006
2nd of 43
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XYZZY Awards 2006
Finalist - Best Game, Best Individual PC
The Primrose Path
Primrose Path small cover.jpg
Author(s) Nolan Bonvouloir
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s) 30-Sep-2006
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

Quotebox: Learn to obey before you command. -- Solon

You've been having a series of nightmares about Leo, standing at the edge of a cliff. No matter what you do, a bell rings and Leo disappears over the edge...

You awake abruptly on your bed, wearing a purple nightgown and carrying nothing. Your bedroom has its door to the south and windows on the other three sides. It's ridiculously early in the morning, but someone is insistently ringing the doorbell downstairs. Whether you race to the front door or not, you'll eventually hear Leo's voice call: "Matilda! Are you in there? Please open the door!" You'd better find out what he wants.

Versions

Release 1

Release 2

Links

Reviews

Spoilers

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