The competition's very first run in 1995 split the entries into two categories: one for games written with Inform, and one for TADS. Therefore, that year had two first-place winners, two second-place winners, and so on...
|1st place (tie)||A Change in the Weather by Andrew Plotkin|
|1st place (tie)||Uncle Zebulon's Will by Magnus Olsson|
|2nd place (tie)||The Mind Electric by Jason Dyer|
|2nd place (tie)||Toonesia by Jacob Weinstein|
|3rd place (tie)||The Magic Toyshop by Gareth Rees|
|3rd place (tie)||The One That Got Away by Leon Lin|
|4th place (tie)||Mystery Science Theater 3000 Presents "Detective" by C. E. Forman, Graeme Cree, and Stuart Moore|
|4th place (tie)||A Night at the Museum Forever by Chris Angelini|
|4th place (tie)||Undertow by Stephen Granade|
|5th place||All Quiet on the Library Front by Michael S. Phillips|
|6th place (tie)||Tube Trouble by Richard Tucker|
|6th place (tie)||Undo by Neil deMause|
The organizer of the 1995 Annual Interactive Fiction Competition was Kevin Wilson.