Interactive fiction, narrative in games, and so on
Sunday, August 29, 2021
Well, the thing is out . (On Steam, Epic, GOG, Xbox, Mac App Store, Oculus store. Supports Oculus, Vive, Valve Index, and regular flat monit...
Sunday, August 22, 2021
Seltani Jam, Sept 19
Emily Short has scheduled a Seltani build/play jam , hosted by the London IF meetup . This will be Sept 19, 3-5 pm London time. I will be ha...
Sunday, August 8, 2021
Design ruminations: Subverting the ending
I played two games recently whose endings don't go like you might expect. They make an interesting contrast, though: Omno (Studio Inkyf...
Monday, August 2, 2021
ZIL tidbits and Inform 6 dev news
I somewhat randomly stumbled across these two resources from a couple years back: Internal Secrets of Infocom Games by Michael Ko ( PDF v...
Sunday, July 25, 2021
Kickstarter boost: of pawns & kings, Blue June
I back a fair number of story-game kickstarters. Usually I blog about them when the game ships and I've had a chance to play the complet...
Monday, July 19, 2021
Mysterium 2021 report
Another Mysterium has come and gone. It was online again this year. I took lots of notes! But if you want to go directly to the goods, check...
Thursday, July 15, 2021
I see they called it Steam Deck
I wrote about Valve's rumored portable a couple of months ago, when the rumors surfaced. Now we see the thing! It is called the Steam D...
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