Links van 9 mei 2012 tot 12 mei 2012

Gamasutra – News – In-depth: Is it time for a text game revival?In a market where books and games are close rivals for the most popular category on app stores, what happens when today's new gamers are hungry for something more than word puzzles? Selected Tools RUDI: Bookshelf: Classics: Christopher Alexander: A city is […]

Links van 12 november 2011 tot 5 december 2011

Arcade Improv: Humans Pretending to Be Videogames – Waxy.orgInstantly, Mike and Jerry understood, along with everyone in the audience born before 1978. Catherine Young & Family, Page OneA family working in the Tifton (Ga.) Cotton Mill. Mrs. A.J. Young works in mill and at home. Nell (oldest girl) alternates in mill with mother. Mammy (next […]


Wijs! Ik heb indertijd nog dingen gemaakt met Inform 6. En, euh, meer dan twintig jaar geleden dingen gemaakt met The Quill. Met “dingen” bedoel ik dan wat men nu Interactive Fiction noemt, en indertijd Adventure Games. Of, nadat er ook point & click-dingen waren zoals de King’s/Police/Space Quests: Text Adventures. Werelden bouwen is wijs, […]

DNS Adventure

Old ServerYou’re in a shabby hallway on a crowded Dreamhost server. The lights flicker on and off. In the distance you can see a placard with the words “welcome to limbo-randy” engraved on it.A forbidding passage leads off to the north, and there’s an open trapdoor at your feet leading down. You can see a […]