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Eaten By A Cruise

April 28, 2021 Eaten by a Grue

Kay and Carrington set sail on the virtual high seas to give a talk at this year’s JoCo Cruise, an annual oceangoing event for technophiles, tabletop gamers, and creative-minded people. In other words, a bunch of nerds. The perfect venue to discuss all things Infocom. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington …

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Arthur: The Quest for Excalibur

March 26, 2021 Eaten by a Grue

Can Kay and Carrington defeat the usurper king and restore peace to a fabled land? And more importantly, can they do it while turning into badgers and turtles and eels, oh my. Some claim there is more to being a knight than just eating ham and jam and Spam a …

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James Clavell's Shogun

December 29, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

You’ll need swords, seamanship, political guile, but most of all inline hints to tackle Infocom’s ill-conceived first foray into graphical adventures. Kay and Carrington find their patience tested in a game where, ironically, the most frequently used command is ‘wait’. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, notes, and …

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James Clavell's Shogun

December 29, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

You’ll need swords, seamanship, political guile, but most of all inline hints to tackle Infocom’s ill-conceived first foray into graphical adventures. Kay and Carrington find their patience tested in a game where, ironically, the most frequently used command is ‘wait’. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, notes, and …

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Take All

August 29, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

Kay and Carrington take a victory lap after finishing all of the Infocom text-only adventures. Turn on verbose mode and light the brass lantern, it’s time to take a look back at what they liked best, and least, from these classic games. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, …

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Take All

August 29, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

Kay and Carrington take a victory lap after finishing all of the Infocom text-only adventures. Turn on verbose mode and light the brass lantern, it’s time to take a look back at what they liked best, and least, from these classic games. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, …

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The Lurking Horror

August 22, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

A bone chilling blizzard at the window, a reanimated hand on your shoulder, and worst of all a term paper deadline. All the ingredients for a deliciously dreadful day at Boston’s creepiest college, where Kay and Carrington delve deep into the tunnels and tombs of The Lurking Horror. Hosts: Kay …

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The Lurking Horror

August 22, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

A bone chilling blizzard at the window, a reanimated hand on your shoulder, and worst of all a term paper deadline. All the ingredients for a deliciously dreadful day at Boston’s creepiest college, where Kay and Carrington delve deep into the tunnels and tombs of The Lurking Horror. Hosts: Kay …

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Wishbringer

July 31, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

In Wishbringer, a search for a lost cat leads Kay and Carrington into a dark fantasy land where their greatest concern isn’t the witches, the eldritch tendrils, or even the grue. It’s delivering the mail. Be careful what you wish for. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, notes, …

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Wishbringer

July 31, 2020 Eaten by a Grue

In Wishbringer, a search for a lost cat leads Kay and Carrington into a dark fantasy land where their greatest concern isn’t the witches, the eldritch tendrils, or even the grue. It’s delivering the mail. Be careful what you wish for. Hosts: Kay Savetz and Carrington Vanston Find links, notes, …