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XYZZY Awards: Winning Games of 2005

Best game: Vespers, by Jason Devlin

Best writing: Vespers, by Jason Devlin

Best story: Beyond, by Mondi Confinanti (Roberto Grassi, Paolo Lucchesi, and Alessandro Peretti)

Best setting: Vespers, by Jason Devlin

Best puzzles: Distress, by Mike Snyder

Best NPCs: Vespers, by Jason Devlin

Best individual puzzle: Following the murderer in Beyond (by Mondi Confinanti (Roberto Grassi, Paolo Lucchesi, and Alessandro Peretti))

Best individual NPC: The storyteller in Whom the Telling Changed (by Aaron A. Reed)

Best individual PC:Wendy Little In Tough Beans (by Sara Dee)

Best use of medium: Mystery House Possessed, by Emily Short