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PUTPBAD's new take on an old medium has inspired not only a sequel by the author (1996's imaginatively-titled Pick Up The Phone Booth And Die 2, a five-location demo), but a number of homages and imitators including:

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PUTPBAD's grand, over-arching puzzle ("the whole game") was a finalist in the 1997 XYZZY Award (nominated by and voted on by authors of interactive fiction) category for Best Individual Puzzle. (It lost to "the language puzzle" in Lucian P. Smith's The Edifice.)

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