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Spider and Web

Author: Andrew Plotkin
Year: 1998
Development System: Inform
Cruelty Rating: Cruel, but necessarily so (and short anyway)
Length Of Play: 2-4 hours

My Rating: 9

Awards: 1998 XYZZY Awards — Best Game, Best Puzzles, Best Individual Puzzle, Best Individual NPC, Best Use of Medium

Synopsis: You are breaking into a top-secret facility to foil enemy plans. However, you are playing in the past as every time you take an action that didn’t actually happen, the interrogator admonishes you (as you’re tied to a chair) and makes you start over.

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