Interactive fiction, narrative in games, and so on
Sunday, March 22, 2020
Plague and the stories we tell
These days are strange territory. I keep looking for ways to understand it all. (Yes, to distract myself. I can't look straight at the n...
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Advent Door: a very small IF puzzle
A few months ago, some of us started tossing around the idea of a new collaborative IF project. Something like Cragne Manor , although more ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Randomness with temperature
If you've messed around with neural net packages, or even read about them, you've probably encountered the idea of a "temperatu...
Monday, February 10, 2020
Numinous/Cyan announces Area Man Lives
It's been a busy weekend for me. (Did I mention that NarraScope 2020 is now open for early registration?) However, I have to catch up o...
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Kentucky Route Zero: quick thoughts
It seems pointless to write a full review or deep analysis. Practically everybody reading this has (long since) played at least some of KR0 ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Meanwhile 1.1.0 on Steam, Itch, and Mac App Store
I've posted an updated version of Meanwhile for Mac, Windows, and Linux. All versions have been updated on Steam and Itch.IO . (The iP...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
2020 IGF nominees: adventure plus
We come to the last post. Maybe it should have been the first post. These are the games that are closest in shape to the classic adventure g...
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