Interactive fiction player

STEAD is a Lua-based language for writing games that are the mix of visual novels, text quests and classical 90ss quests. In addition to STEAD games INSTEAD supports URQ quests and Space Rangers in-game quests.

The package includes interpreter and interactive fiction manager, capable of downloading games in the chosen language.

License: GPL-2.0+

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Version - Added on 2013-10-23

This version requires Android 1.6 or newer.

This version uses native code and is built for: armeabi

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

download apk 3.3 MB GPG Signature
source tarball 13.8 MB
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