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{{game infobox|title=Walker &amp; Silhouette|image=[[Image:Walker &amp; Silhouette small cover.jpg]]|author=[[C.E.J. Pacian]]|publisher=n/a|released=09-Dec-2009|authsystem=[[TADS 3]]|platform=TADS 3|language=English|license=Freeware|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=Merciful}}
 
{{game infobox|title=Walker &amp; Silhouette|image=[[Image:Walker &amp; Silhouette small cover.jpg]]|author=[[C.E.J. Pacian]]|publisher=n/a|released=09-Dec-2009|authsystem=[[TADS 3]]|platform=TADS 3|language=English|license=Freeware|color=none|graphics=none|sound=none|cruelty=Merciful}}
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===Version 8===
 
===Version 8===
 
* ''Walker &amp; Silhouette'' ([[C.E.J. Pacian]]; 09-Dec-2009; [[TADS 3]]).
 
* ''Walker &amp; Silhouette'' ([[C.E.J. Pacian]]; 09-Dec-2009; [[TADS 3]]).
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** [[XYZZY Awards 2009]]: Finalist for Best Writing and Best Individual NPC (Silhouette).
 
** Download <tt>[http://cejpacian.googlepages.com/WalkerSilhouette.zip WalkerSilhouette.zip]</tt>. [http://www.box.net/shared/hmk76jo1p8 Mirror].
 
** Download <tt>[http://cejpacian.googlepages.com/WalkerSilhouette.zip WalkerSilhouette.zip]</tt>. [http://www.box.net/shared/hmk76jo1p8 Mirror].
  
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====Version 8 for Linux and Macintosh====
 
====Version 8 for Linux and Macintosh====
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* {{babel|ifid=E589EDC7-9E5F-F427-4483-326B1F075496|cover=yes}}
 
* The [[story file]] is <tt>Walker & Silhouette.t3</tt>.
 
* The [[story file]] is <tt>Walker & Silhouette.t3</tt>.
  
 
====Version 8 for Windows====
 
====Version 8 for Windows====
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* {{babel|ifid=MZ-2A869C4E7EF601644F0BBBD66E0186F1|cover=yes}}
 
* The file is <tt>Walker & Silhouette for Windows.exe</tt>, which is the same story file as above but bundled with a TADS interpreter for Windows.
 
* The file is <tt>Walker & Silhouette for Windows.exe</tt>, which is the same story file as above but bundled with a TADS interpreter for Windows.
  
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===Reviews===
 
===Reviews===
 
* [http://emshort.wordpress.com/2009/12/10/walker-silhouette/ Review] - by [[Emily Short]] (on her blog).
 
* [http://emshort.wordpress.com/2009/12/10/walker-silhouette/ Review] - by [[Emily Short]] (on her blog).
* [http://playthisthing.com/walker-silhouette Review] - by [[Emily Short]] for [[Play This Thing!]]
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* {{dead link|url=http://playthisthing.com/walker-silhouette|archive=http://web.archive.org/web/20120110031610/http://playthisthing.com/walker-silhouette|Review}} - by [[Emily Short]] for [[Play This Thing!]]
 
* [http://www.indiegames.com/blog/2009/12/freeware_game_pick_walker_and.html Review] - by [[timw]] for IndieGames.com.
 
* [http://www.indiegames.com/blog/2009/12/freeware_game_pick_walker_and.html Review] - by [[timw]] for IndieGames.com.
  
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{{game stub|Genres, How It Begins, Notable Features, full version info.<br>Note: This page was originally auto-generated. Please check for errors.}}
 
{{game stub|Genres, How It Begins, Notable Features, full version info.<br>Note: This page was originally auto-generated. Please check for errors.}}
  
[[Category:Games]] [[Category:Games in 2009]] [[Category:TADS 3 games]]
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[[Category:Works]] [[Category:Works in 2009]] [[Category:TADS 3 works]]

Latest revision as of 00:26, 27 December 2016

Mystery
Mystery
Two white ribbons.png
XYZZY Awards 2009
Finalist - Best Writing, Best Individual NPC
Walker & Silhouette
Walker & Silhouette small cover.jpg
Author(s) C.E.J. Pacian
Publisher(s) n/a
Release date(s) 09-Dec-2009
Authoring system TADS 3
Platform(s) TADS 3
Language(s) English
License(s) Freeware
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Merciful

How It Begins

Notable Features

  • Uses a single word parser. Highlighted words in the text can be either typed in as commands, or clicked as hyperlinks (if one's TADS interpreter supports hyperlinks). This system was inspired by Blue Lacuna (Aaron A. Reed; 2009; Glulx).

Versions

Version 8

This zipfile contains the cover art, a Getting Started webpage, Picasa.ini, and the following two story files:

Version 8 for Linux and Macintosh

Version 8 for Windows

  • IFID: MZ-2A869C4E7EF601644F0BBBD66E0186F1
    IFID links: IFDB, IFDB cover
  • The file is Walker & Silhouette for Windows.exe, which is the same story file as above but bundled with a TADS interpreter for Windows.

Links

General info

Reviews

Spoilers

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