Author: goaskjane

Pottermore

For those of you who don’t already know, Pottermore is an all-new interactive look at JK Rowling’s Harry Potter series. It does something interesting (and really fun) by taking books that most of us have probably already read (maybe more than once) and making them interactive. Well, in a sense. There are still plot lines that are very definite and…

Faction 11

I would be honored if some of my classmates would play the story/game I created. You can find it here: http://playfic.com/games/goaskjane/faction-11 Please let me know what you think of all of the different elements. I love feedback, and that’s the only way the story can get better, after all.

Faction 11

I atually started working on this as a traditional “story” – typed in Word and kept to myself. But I decided to use the story I had in mind for my creative project to try and explore the world I was creating as much as possible. ┬áMy game is called Faction 11 and takes place in the year 2030. There…

Thinking outside the box

Everytime I sit down to work on something in Inform7, I get this image of myself at my own pannel at ComicCon, answering questions from ravenous fans about my amazing game, “Faction 11”. I’m using Inform to explore the world of a story I orignially had in mind for a novel. I’ve never written science fiction before, and I needed…

Human Involvement

One of my very favorite things about elit is the feeling of control and legitimate imput that I, as the consumer, get out of it. Now, it obviously sounds really bad from a humanistic perspective to say that I love being in control, but let’s face it – that’s the one thing that’s missing from traditional literature. While I know…

I thought everyone would enjoy this…

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8al0RzkDqgM[/youtube]This clip is so funny, especially now that I have my own frustrating experiences with text adventures. I thought everybody would like this. I’m pretty sure he’s playing Colossal Cave Adventure or Zork, which is pretty awesome. And if you don’t already watch the Big Bang Theory – start now!

9:05

I posted earlier about a game called 9:05. It is really good, but the link I put up contained a coding error (thanks, cottontail!) Here is a good link for a good game: http://zmpp.sourceforge.net/games/play.php?name=9:05%20(Adam%20Cadre)&storyfile=905.z5