My love affair with text adventures

Adventure engine 4 My love affair with text adventures

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.

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Confessions, Klout and Contradictions

In my third set of musings around social influence and indexing tools such as Klout, I feel it is time to confess a few things.

But first, you may have noticed from my previous posts - I am not a fan of the importance being put on the afore mentioned tools in the industry.