Tin Man Games
Based in Melbourne, Australia

Release date:
9 October, 2013

Humble PC/Mac/Linux
Apple App Store
Google Play
Amazon App Store


Journey to the city of the Faeries populated by magical fey who trade in mystical crafts and weave magical spells. Encounter strange and weird creatures – trolls, leprechauns, goblins, imps and hags. Use your elven heritage to wield powerful spells as well as your wits to solve fiendish riddles and puzzles. Will you survive in this strange world?


Spellcaster: The Forgotten Spell is an interactive fantasy novel set in Suidemor, where danger lurks around every corner. Written by Melbourne author Louisa Dent Pearce and originally published in 2006, it has been updated for this digital edition. Prominent gamebook illustrator Tony Hough has created full colour illustrations to bring the world of Suidemor to life.


  • Become a powerful spellcaster! Terrify foes, send them to sleep, ward off evil magic and discover new spells!
  • Uncover the history of Suidemor and meet warlocks, goblins, elves and trolls!
  • Match wits with the inhabitants of Suidemor and solve tricky puzzles.
  • Access your spellbook at any time and learn the secrets of the Fey.
  • Full colour illustrations bring the city of the Faeries to life!


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Awards & Recognition

  • "WINNER - Silver Award" Pocket Gamer, 4 November, 2013

Selected Articles

  • "If you’ve already appreciated Tin Man’s excellent Fighting Fantasy adaptations then this should be your next port of call."
    - Damien McFerran, Pocket Gamer
  • "It’s a trip to a magical land that you can take over and over again and each time it could be different. What could you want more?"
    - , Touch Tap Play
  • "...going to Suidemor is definitely a trip worth taking."
    - John Llewellyn Martin, Arcade Sushi

Press Release
Tin Man Games Press Release for The Forgotten Spell tinmangames.com.au.

About Tin Man Games

Tin Man Games is a developer specializing in digital gamebooks – interactive fiction/RPG style games where you control the story.

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Spellcaster: The Forgotten Spell Credits

Louisa Dent Pearce
Author, Spellcaster Gamebooks

Neil Rennison
Creative Director, Tin Man Games

Ben Britten
Technical Director, Tin Man Games

Ben Kosmina
Producer, Tin Man Games

Clinton Shepherd
Programmer, Tin Man Games

Kamina Vincent
Community Manager, QA Lead, Tin Man Games

Adrian Watkins
Musician, Freelancer

Tony Hough
Artist, Freelancer

Dan Maxwell
UI Designer, Freelancer

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