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Anchorhead (Windows)

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Director's Cut

In 2006 Michael Gentry announced an updated Director's Cut edition of Anchorhead in November 2007, to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the game. This new edition was supposed to be a complete rewrite of the code in version 7 of the Inform programming language (the current release version was written in version 6 of Inform).


  • XYZZY Awards
    • 1998 - Best Setting
    • 1998 - Nominee Best Game
    • 1998 - Nominee Best Writing
    • 1998 - Nominee Best Story
    • 1998 - Nominee Best Puzzles
    • 1998 - Nominee Best Individual NPC (for Michael
Information also contributed by Mirrorshades2k

Contributed by Terrence Bosky (5231) on Jan 12, 2005. [revised by : Patrick Bregger (124533)]. -- edit trivia