Interactive fiction, narrative in games, and so on
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Four years ago in planetary exploration
I learned this weekend that Extrasolar is being shut down at the end of the month. Extrasolar is a weird little alternate-reality web gam...
Saturday, November 10, 2018
A Nebula Award category for game writing
A couple of years ago, SFWA , the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America , announced that game writers were eligible to join. Or, I ...
Friday, November 2, 2018
Vote: USA 2018 edition
You have heard all of this before. "Both parties are equally bad..." I said that in my first adult election year. Bush (senior) v...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Restless released in EctoComp
I don't post much about my day job, but we have something to show off this week. You've been haunting old Mrs Fagles for dec...
Monday, September 24, 2018
Myst, 25 years old
The history books say that Myst was originally released for Mac and Windows on September 24th, 1993. Or, at least, that's what Wikiped...
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Memory Blocks at Different Games 2018
Memory Blocks , the Twine anthology game I mentioned a while back, is showing at the Different Games Arcade ! That's the weekend of Oct ...
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Incluing and the unreliable narrator: Unavowed's cold open
Usually when I write a game design post, I am careful to explain that I'm not writing a review; I'm talking about specific areas of ...
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