Key & Compass presents:
Go West
by Hulk Handsome

Go West is a Z-machine interactive fiction game written with Inform 7 and is © 2011 by Hulk Handsome. It was created for the 50th Klik of the Month Klub.

In this small surreal game, your goal is to GO WEST. Or... is it?

This solution is by David Welbourn, and is based on Release 3 of the game.


w. w. PorkusPrime West ofHouse I Wasn'tWearingPants In theOpen Air Life IsPeacefulThere ErogenousDome AreolaBorealis WIN!

Areola Borealis

> w. (+1)

Erogenous Dome

> w. (+1)

Life Is Peaceful There

The game claims there's no west exit. But it's lying.

> w. (+1)

In the Open Air

> x dinosaurs. w. (+1)

I Wasn't Wearing Pants When I Wrote This Game

> x sign. (It says "WEST" but points north.)

> w. (+1)

West of House

> x boards. x mailbox. open it. take leaflet. x it.

> w. (+1)

Porkus Prime

A wizard claims he just swapped east for west.

> w.

*** You die a terrible, terrible death. ***

No, you didn't! The game is lying! And note the option to GO WEST!

> w. (+2)

*** You have won ***






In that game you scored your-score out of a possible 8, in several turns, earning you the rank of ranking.


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