Текстовые игры (INSTEAD-NG)

Content rating
Mature 17+
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About this game

Here you will find a hundred text quests a variety of genres. Install and play in a couple of clicks. And it's not with a pair of unpretentious texts elections actions and complete quests with active use of inventory items in the locations and communicating with the characters. Also, there are several games ported to the ZX-Spectrum, and you can even play text quests of "Space Reydzherov"!

In this application, you expect:

* More than 150 exciting games
* Adventure, fantasy, mystical and detective stories
* Worlds for every taste: from our reality to the space odyssey and postapokalipsisa

Stories of some games:

Return of a quantum cat: The most well-known game on the platform. You play as a forester, who stole the cat. The search leads you to the mysterious institution. Help save Barsika!

Instedoz 3: Earth on the brink of disaster. The last hope of humanity - a huge spaceship, which is to go to distant stars in search of a new home for people. Will fly over a thousand years. And while people are sleeping in the cryo-capsules, watch bear robots.

Infected: It has been several years since the epidemic began. The first infected have died long ago, but the virus is still walking in the country, and still need to be very careful. Civilization perished. The more people come together, the greater the likelihood that there will be a new contaminated, and then ...

Detective mysteries: Short tangled history, which can solve only if you are very careful and clever. Neither tube as Inspector Varnika nor mustache, like Poirot, you do not help, but to the methods of deduction and logic, which gave these books of detectives their authors, will have to master.

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Discuss the application and the game can be on the forum site http://instead.syscall.ru/

Interpreter INSTEAD (Simple Text Adventure, The Interpreter) allows you to play games that are a mix of genre visual novel, text quests and classic quests 90s. Such games can be called "of text and".

Some idea of ​​the genre can be obtained if you have played the quests on ZX-Spectrum, entering the game with a text or graphic quests from Lucas Arts. Genre games under INSTEAD includes some of the ideas of these games, but makes them more accessible for today's players.

This means that regardless of whether or not you like modern games - games for INSTEAD you might like!

If you do not like modern commercial games, or you 30 and you fondly recall childhood games - history INSTEAD may be your outlet. If you like modern games - INSTEAD can give you something new.

Features INSTEAD engine:

* Portability (Unix, Windows, Android, OS X ...);
* Ease of game development (using Lua);
* Flexibility;

In addition to its primary purpose, the engine INSTEAD currently used to write games and other genres. For example, simple arcade and casual games, too, can be executed by the interpreter.

Also, there are modules to run games with other engines. For example, you can play text quests of the game "Space Rangers."

So, if you're interested, you can download an interpreter and try to play games, or just to see the look of some of some of them.

Contact Information

You can contact the author INSTEAD (Peter Kosyh) by mail: gl00my [at] mail.ru

Jabber developers conference: instead@conference.jabber.ru

This program is based on SilentLexx source code, which is available at the following address:
Unfortunately, SilentLexx have not released the update for your version, so I decided to make my fork for Android version INSTEAD.

The current version of the source code is located at:
Updated on
Nov 2, 2023

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What's new

Fixed a bug that made it impossible to launch games on some devices