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Title: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 12 Nov 2020, 16:51
Please post here for any issues with games page entries, e.g. dead links, broken images, etc.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 13 Nov 2020, 15:06
Pester Quest
Download link is broken, but the game can be obtained from https://archive.org/details/pester-quest

Vic Wreckle's Halloween Costume
I couldn't download the game through the link. But got it from https://archive.org/details/vic-wreckles-halloween-costume

Oh no not again!
The download link doesn't work, but the game is also at https://archive.org/details/orow_oh-no-not-again
And shouldn't the game be credited to Dualnames? (on top of the page?)

Background Blitz Collection Screensaver
The download link doesn't work anymore. But it can be downloaded from https://archive.org/details/background-blitz-collection-screensaver-v1.3

BONE
A working link to this game is https://archive.org/details/bone-2015 (The link provided gave me an error message.)

Veggie Tales 3D
The correct download link to this one is https://gamejolt.com/games/veggie-tales-3d/1484

Twenties Flappers vs The Mummy
The correct download link to this is https://gamejolt.com/games/twenties-flappers-vs-the-mummy/955

The New Adventures Of Billy The Kid
The correct download link is https://gamejolt.com/games/the-new-adventures-of-billy-the-kid/2317

The Astonishing Captain Skull
The correct link to download is https://gamejolt.com/games/the-astonishing-captain-skull/2976

Ghost Voyage
The download link is wrong. The correct one seems to be https://gamejolt.com/games/ghost-voyage/1256

Too Many Kittens
The download link gives an error. The game is at https://gamejolt.com/games/too-many-kittens/1605

Confessions Of A Cat Burglar
Working download link without downloading the torrent: https://archive.org/details/confession-of-a-cat-burglar

Alpha Dog
I had troubles downloading using the given link. An alternative download is https://archive.org/details/mags-alphadog

Murder Dog IV: Trial Of The Murder Dog
The download link seems to be wrong, but the game is still up, at https://gamejolt.com/games/murder-dog-iv-trial-of-the-murder-dog/5807

The Adventures of Josh and Dyan
The game can be downloaded from https://archive.org/details/the-adventures-of-josh-and-dyan
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 14 Nov 2020, 12:12
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Pester Quest
Download link is broken, but the game can be obtained from https://archive.org/details/pester-quest

Vic Wreckle's Halloween Costume
I couldn't download the game through the link. But got it from https://archive.org/details/vic-wreckles-halloween-costume

Oh no not again!
The download link doesn't work, but the game is also at https://archive.org/details/orow_oh-no-not-again
And shouldn't the game be credited to Dualnames? (on top of the page?)

Background Blitz Collection Screensaver
The download link doesn't work anymore. But it can be downloaded from https://archive.org/details/background-blitz-collection-screensaver-v1.3

BONE
A working link to this game is https://archive.org/details/bone-2015 (The link provided gave me an error message.)

Veggie Tales 3D
The correct download link to this one is https://gamejolt.com/games/veggie-tales-3d/1484

Twenties Flappers vs The Mummy
The correct download link to this is https://gamejolt.com/games/twenties-flappers-vs-the-mummy/955

The New Adventures Of Billy The Kid
The correct download link is https://gamejolt.com/games/the-new-adventures-of-billy-the-kid/2317

The Astonishing Captain Skull
The correct link to download is https://gamejolt.com/games/the-astonishing-captain-skull/2976

Ghost Voyage
The download link is wrong. The correct one seems to be https://gamejolt.com/games/ghost-voyage/1256

Too Many Kittens
The download link gives an error. The game is at https://gamejolt.com/games/too-many-kittens/1605

Confessions Of A Cat Burglar
Working download link without downloading the torrent: https://archive.org/details/confession-of-a-cat-burglar

Alpha Dog
I had troubles downloading using the given link. An alternative download is https://archive.org/details/mags-alphadog

Murder Dog IV: Trial Of The Murder Dog
The download link seems to be wrong, but the game is still up, at https://gamejolt.com/games/murder-dog-iv-trial-of-the-murder-dog/5807

The Adventures of Josh and Dyan
The game can be downloaded from https://archive.org/details/the-adventures-of-josh-and-dyan


All corrected, thanks!
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 19 Nov 2020, 09:08
A night in Berry - long version
This is listed with a broken download link in the all games list, but I just downloaded it just fine.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 20 Nov 2020, 09:24
Wizard Hangover ExtreamZz!!

The download link is dead, but it can be found at https://archive.org/details/wizard-hangover-extreamzz
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 20 Nov 2020, 18:06
Keys of a Gamespace has a broken link.
Working link is https://expressivegames.itch.io/keys-of-a-gamespace

Class Notes
Broken link AND a link in the comments doesn't work either.
Working link is https://archive.org/details/class-notes

The Dark Trial
Both links are broken. The game is at https://archive.org/details/the-dark-trial-demo

Carver Island 2: Mrs. Rodriguez's Revenge
The link is broken, but the game is at https://archive.org/details/carver-island-2-mrs-rodriguezs-revenge

EDITS: I'll keep adding messages instead of making new posts. If it's more convenient to make new posts, please advice.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 26 Nov 2020, 20:20
Thanks for the info.  Please do continue making new posts though, as that way I know when I've worked my way through the games to be updated.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 01 Dec 2020, 12:17
Here are some more games with broken links, followed by the correct link.

Chick Chaser
https://archive.org/details/chick-chaser

A Christmas Blunder
https://archive.org/details/a-christmas-blunder

A Christmas Tale Demo
https://archive.org/details/a-christmas-tale-demo

Christmas Quest 1, 2 and 3 - The link to game 2 gives a 404, while 1 and 2 goes to the main page, and there is some searching needed to find the games. I suggest the article with download options for each:
https://adventuregamers.com/articles/view/18379

Merry Christmas, Alfred Robbins
https://gamejolt.com/games/merry-christmas-alfred-robbins/3

Search for the Christmas Presents (remake)
https://archive.org/details/search-for-the-christmas-present-remake

Santa's Sidekick
https://archive.org/details/santas-sidekick
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 05 Dec 2020, 12:40
All updated, thanks!
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 14 Dec 2020, 03:48
Not sure whom to address this, there's a game called "Hit The Freak" which download is not available in the database anymore, but I have a download link attached by user to a bug report a while ago: https://github.com/adventuregamestudio/ags/files/3955030/git.tar.gz
(Don't know how long this link will be available, it's hosted by github now and is automatically named archive containing another archive...)
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 01 Feb 2021, 09:28

Sophia McGrath and the Strange Invitation
https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2455-sophia-mcgrath-and-the-strange-invitation/

The game has no download link, hence it is listed with 0 downloads. But the link to the game's homepage takes us to the itch page. It looks like these two have been mixed up.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 01 Feb 2021, 12:15

Sophia McGrath and the Strange Invitation
https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2455-sophia-mcgrath-and-the-strange-invitation/

The game has no download link, hence it is listed with 0 downloads. But the link to the game's homepage takes us to the itch page. It looks like these two have been mixed up.

Fixed, thanks!
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 02 Feb 2021, 10:41
It seems like Space Quest 7 Mania Episode 2 has two entries in the database:
https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2446-sq7-mania-episode-2/    (Which gives me an error message about a forbidden site)
and
https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2472-space-quest-7-mania-episode-2/   (Where the download link works fine)
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 02 Feb 2021, 11:54
The earlier of the two says it's a beta version.  We do sometimes end up with separate entries for a demo and its full game too.  I'll have a think about how to combine the two.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 02 Feb 2021, 12:21
The earlier of the two says it's a beta version.  We do sometimes end up with separate entries for a demo and its full game too.  I'll have a think about how to combine the two.

I cannot download from the earliest of the two and don't recall if I have been able to do so before. The second one is clearly also the beta - the file name is sq7mania2_betaversion.rar

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I'm not too concerned about demos having their own entry. Frankly I just wondered if not more demos were eligible for nominations in the "Best demo" category. Those without separate entries seem to not be included in the list, and those with a demo as one of the downloading choices will be easy to overlook. Then again, I don't really know if a full release is supposed to cancel out the demo with regards to nominations. A commercial game with a polished demo could well release them simultaneously.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: arj0n on 02 Feb 2021, 16:11
I cannot download from the earliest of the two and don't recall if I have been able to do so before. The second one is clearly also the beta - the file name is sq7mania2_betaversion.rar

Seems to be a duplicate.
Both AGS Databse pages of this game offer the exact same download.
Both download files have the exact same filesize and have the same upload date and time (as shown on both mediafire pages).

https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2446-sq7-mania-episode-2/
http://0s.o53xo.nvswi2lbmzuxezjomnxw2.cmle.ru/file/l6jvtqp8wp3rr36/sq7mania2_betaversion.rar/file
and
https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2472-space-quest-7-mania-episode-2/
https://www.mediafire.com/file/l6jvtqp8wp3rr36/sq7mania2_betaversion.rar/file
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 04 Feb 2021, 09:42
I've merged the two, and hidden the newer entry.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: Cassiebsg on 13 Feb 2021, 23:16
I'm not sure this is the right place to post this, but when I search my games on the games page, there's a game that doesn't get listed.  ???

https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2443-over-roger-mags-april-2020-version-/

No matter if I type Sandra or Sandra T. Almeida it only shows on the Quick list below the search box, but as as soon as I hit enter or the button to search and get my list, this game isn't listed. Which is odd.  :-\

On another note, entering my nickname on the search, shows a bunch of game where I'm not the author, just a collaborator (like beta tester and the likes)... still the above game is also not shown.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 16 Feb 2021, 20:10
I'm not sure this is the right place to post this, but when I search my games on the games page, there's a game that doesn't get listed.  ???

https://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/site/games/game/2443-over-roger-mags-april-2020-version-/

No matter if I type Sandra or Sandra T. Almeida it only shows on the Quick list below the search box, but as as soon as I hit enter or the button to search and get my list, this game isn't listed. Which is odd.  :-\

On another note, entering my nickname on the search, shows a bunch of game where I'm not the author, just a collaborator (like beta tester and the likes)... still the above game is also not shown.


Should be fixed now!
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: Cassiebsg on 16 Feb 2021, 20:18
Thank you.  (nod)
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 18 Apr 2021, 22:27
Puddy Penguin has no link.
It can be found at https://archive.org/details/puddy-penguin
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 22 Apr 2021, 11:18
My attempt to go on a small Indy-spree was a bit more cumbersome as many links were missing in the database.

Indiana Jones and the crown of Solomon is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-crown-of-solomon

Indiana Jones: Coming of Age is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-coming-of-age

Indiana Jones and the Seven Cities of Gold is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-seven-cities-demo-v1.2.1.1

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth (Rolling Demo) is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-the-fountain-of-youth

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth (Playable Demo) is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-fountain-of-youth

Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Spheres is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-temple-of-spheres

Indiana Jones and the Passage of the Saints is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-passage-of-saints

Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 27 Apr 2021, 20:16
My attempt to go on a small Indy-spree was a bit more cumbersome as many links were missing in the database.

Indiana Jones and the crown of Solomon is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-crown-of-solomon

Indiana Jones: Coming of Age is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-coming-of-age

Indiana Jones and the Seven Cities of Gold is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-seven-cities-demo-v1.2.1.1

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth (Rolling Demo) is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-the-fountain-of-youth

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth (Playable Demo) is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-fountain-of-youth

Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Spheres is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-temple-of-spheres

Indiana Jones and the Passage of the Saints is at https://archive.org/details/indiana-jones-and-the-passage-of-saints



Indiana Jones and the Passage of the Saints isn't actually in the games page, but I've added the rest.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: heltenjon on 28 Apr 2021, 00:30
Indiana Jones and the Passage of the Saints isn't actually in the games page, but I've added the rest.

Thanks! I wondered about that one. It shows up in search with ratings and descriptions, so perhaps it was deleted by the authors? I'm thankful there are traces, though, or else I wouldn't have known what to look for elsewhere.
Title: Re: Games page entry reporting
Post by: AGA on 28 Apr 2021, 19:56
Thanks! I wondered about that one. It shows up in search with ratings and descriptions, so perhaps it was deleted by the authors? I'm thankful there are traces, though, or else I wouldn't have known what to look for elsewhere.

Whoops, that's actually a bug.  It shouldn't be in the search results, as the game has been disabled for whatever reason (usually at the author's request).  I've fixed the bug, so it's no longer visible.