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The wife who wasn't there

by Sayhello-hello

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File size: 12.3 MB
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Graphics: 800x600, 16-bit color

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26 Apr 2010
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Short game (can be completed within 30 minutes)
Short game Can be completed within 30 minutes
Medium length game Takes at least 30 mins to finish
Full length game As long as a Sierra / LucasArts classic
MAGS game Monthly AGS competition entry
Non-adventure game Using Adventure Game Studio for something else?!
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About this game

The inattentive husband returns home one ordinary day only to find that his wife has gone missing.


He seems to remember she might have said something yesterday, unfortunately he can't remember. Now he has to look for things that might clue him in on why his wife is missing.
See the people who made this game and any other games they've worked on >>
Sayhello-hello has worked on 1 other games: (see them >>)
French translation
Peter Bear has worked on 4 other games: (see them >>)

AGS Panel Review

"Some nice writing, and an engagingly simplistic art style, help this short game rise above it faults. Puzzles can be weak, and some vague direction hinders the experience."

5 people commented on this game (newest first):

Short & sweet, with some very logical and easy to solve puzzles. A quality game, give it a go!
2010-08-16 22:34:49 by bicilotti
Lots of simple puzzles. Fun to play and can be completed quickly. The main character could use some more depth, but otherwise it was nice.
2010-05-15 08:14:22 by jkohen
Very nice game. I love the graphic style and also the restore-your-memory kind of puzzles. I also loved the ending, very charming.
2010-05-07 21:29:15 by DrWhite
A new version where I have fixed some issues is now available for download.
2010-04-28 13:46:20 by Sayhello-hello
Wonderful short game. Still it is not too hard to complete fast, the puzzles made sense and I was never stuck.

The graphics are fast done, but okay. I like the interaction with things.

See the forums for some bugs.
2010-04-27 06:31:17 by Piotr OBKINSKI (leshaussebons)
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