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The Incredible Machine (at HG101)

Tags: classic, retrospective

ink version 1.0 release!

Tags: interactive fiction, tools

How I made Hack Grid

Tags: game design, making-of

Before Fortnite, There Was ZZT: Meet Epic’s First Game

As a child, being able to tell your friends ‘I make video games’ is incredibly powerful.

Tags: classic, history

How to use choices when writing visual novels

Tags: interactive fiction, game design

Virtual Boy Architecture: A Practical Analysis

Tags: hardware, history

50 Years of Text Games - 1976: Adventure

Tags: interactive fiction, history

IFTF Is Adopting, Relocating, and Improving IFDB

Tags: interactive fiction, community

Quake III: Arena (at HG101)

Tags: shooter, retrospective

Quake II (at HG101)

An oddly critical look back on a game I have fond memories of.

Tags: shooter, retrospective

50 Years of Text Games - 1975: dnd

Tags: mmo, rpg, history

The Top 10 Infamous (Tabletop) RPGs

Some lessons to learn there.

Tags: tabletop, rpg, history

The Hidden, Destructive Legacy of 'Duke Nukem'

Tags: classic, shooter, critique

Metroid: Other M (at HG 101)

Likely the most positive review of this game I've seen, mostly focusing on the gameplay. Though it touches at the story towards the end, and that's where the criticism starts.

Tags: retrospective

50 Years of Text Games - 1974: Super Star Trek

Tags: classic, strategy

Donjon FI: Le jeu à énigmes en mode texte

Donjon vous permet d’écrire des fictions interactives et d’y jouer. Tout est en français. L'application ne requiert ni installation ni inscription.

Tags: interactive fiction, tools

DriveThruRPG Post-Brexit?

Tags: tabletop, business

Opera buys GameMaker Studio maker YoYo Games for $10 million

Tags: tools, business

Enough Medieval Fantasy RPGs Already

Tags: rpg, critique

What does magic mean to you?

Tags: writing, philosophy

Jade Empire (at HG101)

Tags: rpg, retrospective

Cyberpunk 2077 is an architecture critique with nothing to say

A high-brow academic analysis of an increasingly contemporary issue.

Tags: rpg, critique

Texture ou le mot mis en geste

"Texture, or the word made into gesture": article in French about the eponymous authoring system and how it shapes works created with it.

Tags: interactive fiction, tools

Ultima Ratio Regum 0.8 Released

Tags: cool, roguelike

This $80 Games Console Looks Like a Switch, But Runs Ubuntu

Tags: mobile, hardware