The Interactive Fiction Competition

An annual celebration of new, text-driven digital games and stories from independent creators.

Competition status: The 2021 IFComp is over. Congratulations to the first-place winner, And Then You Come to a House Not Unlike the Previous One by B.J. Best!

Check out the complete results for this year's competition.

IFComp's 27th year!

Welcome! Here a few things you can do on this site, right now:

The Colossal Fund

Support IFComp and its authors through a charitable gift to The Colossal Fund, providing a cash prize pool for top IFComp entries! Learn more about it, and see who has contributed this year.

The fund drive ended with a total $10,396 raised! Thanks, everyone!

Stay comp-informed

For news and updates:

We'll post updates to both throughout the year, as the competition develops.