Demian's Gamebook Web Page
Sign Up · Log In

Which Way Books

[List All Series] [List Series Images]

Language:English
Publishers: Carousel -- United Kingdom
Simon & Schuster (Archway imprint) -- United States
Categories: Complexity Level : Basic (No Game System)
Complexity Level : Intermediate (Some Game Elements)
Format : Paperback
Game System : Visual Puzzles
Genre : Adventure
Genre : Fantasy
Genre : Horror
Genre : Science Fiction
Licensed Property : Movie / TV Tie-In
Licensed Property : Star Trek
Product Family : Which Way
Target Age Group : Older Children
Writing Style : Present Tense
Writing Style : Second Person
Translated Into: Você Manda (Portuguese)

This series is, in a way, an offshoot of the Adventures of You Series and thus a sibling to Choose Your Own Adventure. A few years after Archway released a paperback edition of the first Adventures of You book, they introduced this series, a collection of simple branching-plot books. The books cover a variety of genres and are distinguished mainly by their often very brief text passages between choices. A couple of titles further distinguished themselves by featuring puzzles that made them slightly more game-oriented than the rest of the books. The series eventually ended up containing yet another reprint of that first Adventures of You title, and it was ultimately successful enough to acquire a license to include Star Trek adventures and to spawn several spin-offs (the Follow Your Heart Romances, the Play-It-Your-Way Sports Books, the Super Powers Which Way Books featuring DC superheroes, and the Which Way Secret Door Books for younger readers). Some (but not all) volumes were reprinted in England by Carousel.

Gamebook

1. The Castle of No Return
2. Vampires, Spies and Alien Beings
3. The Spell of the Black Raven
4. Famous and Rich
5. Lost in a Strange Land
6. Sugarcane Island
7. Curse of the Sunken Treasure
8. Cosmic Encounters
9. Creatures of the Dark
10. Invasion of the Black Slime
11. Space Raiders and the Planet of Doom
12. Trapped in the Black Box
13. Starship Warrior
14. Poltergeists, Ghosts and Psychic Encounters
15. Star Trek: Voyage to Adventure
16. The Shadow Stealers
17. Invasion of the Mutants
18. Islands of Terror
19. Nightmare Planet
20. Mind Bandits
21. Ten-Ton Monster
22. The Champ of TV Wrestling
23. Monster Express
24. Star Trek: Phaser Fight

Related Documents

Article

Evolution of Sugarcane Island
This article compares the original and revised editions of Sugarcane Island.

Autograph

Which Way #11 Autographed Title Page

Which Way #20 Autographed Title Page

Related Links

User Comments

No comments available.

Please log in to leave a comment.