Deep Breathing is a Z-machine interactive fiction game written with Inform 6 and is © 2006 by Admiral Jota. It was a participant in the Speed-IF Gruff event.
In this very abbreviated version of The Three Little Pigs, you play as someone tall and furry, with immense lungs and an empty stomach. You have tracked your quarry to a shack in the woods. There is, of course, a mailbox.
This solution is by David Welbourn, and is based on Release 1 of the game.
West of House
> x me. i.
> x stomach —or— x lungs.
> x shack. x door. x mailbox. look in it.
> huff. (+1)
> puff. (+1)
> blow house down. (+2)
> x pig. eat pig. (+1)
*** You have eaten. ***
The response to SCORE is:
You have so far scored your-score out of a possible 5, in some turns.
Points are awarded as follows:
The response to XYZZY is:
Entry for Speed-IF Gruff:
"Premise is fractured fairy tale: the whole story or a single scene, redone in whatever funny/creepy/weird/etc. variation you would like. No hard deadline, but don't spend more than 2 hours. Sign here when done."
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