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My love affair with text adventures

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I have to admit, I have always loved text adventures and choose your own adventures. From Lancelot on the Amstrad PCW8512, to 80 Days from Inkle Studios. The way text base adventures make you imagine the world you are in, for me, is priceless!

Now, rather than write a standard blog post on this, I decided to test out my latest text adventure engine – and write the post in there. It does not play well with phones yet I am sorry to say.

Click to give the Why I love Adventure games “adventure” a try.

If you just want to read the transcript (that does work with phones, try this!


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  1. May 24, 2015

    […] working on creating an interactive, point-of-view article that is taking inspiration from the old text adventures many of us may be familiar with (whether online or through books such as Goosebumps when you were […]

  2. June 23, 2016

    […] to get TWINE, which is a text adventure engine! I have used this and my own similar tools for a few games but also to build prototype narratives for […]

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