A downloadable zine

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ChoiceBeat is (almost definitely) the world's only zine dedicated to visual novels, interactive fiction, narrative games, and other forms of choice-heavy, text-heavy, digital games. This eclectic issue features 30+ pages of articles, reviews, previews, and interviews including:

  • 8888 bone dropping beats to get boogie with it
  • Aisle
  • La Chose de Grotemburg (The Thing from Grotemburg)
  • The Crimson Crown
  • Dark Scavenger
  • Detective Rosie Morgan: Death on the River Thames
  • even if TEMPEST
  • The Floating City
  • GET LAMP: The Text Adventure Documentary
  • Grizzly Grove
  • The Hero's Journey
  • Idol Manager
  • Some Sword Some Play
  • Transylvania
  • And much more!
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(7 total ratings)
AuthorWilly Elektrix
GenreAdventure, Interactive Fiction, Visual Novel
Tagsartgame, Meaningful Choices, Narrative, Text based, zine


ChoiceBeat Issue 7 9 MB


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What a cool zine! I played The Hero's Journey on this recommendation and really liked it, and look forward to check out more games mentioned in this zine.

Thanks to everyone for sharing their work!


New issue! Hooray!