Tag: inform7

Paths and Gates

For my first creative project I decided to created an IF game with Inform7. During the brainstorming process I kept revisiting the idea of creating an allegorical game such as Passage. I appreciated Passage so much for its simplicity and its message that I decided to create an IF that had the same qualities. I chose to create my game…

Respecting the Authors of Elit

I chose Inform 7 for my creative project because the idea of a text adventure fascinates me.  Playing Colossal Cave Adventure for class was my first experience with a text adventure game, and I absolutely loved it.  It surprised me.  It is such a seemingly simple game, with only words to convey the story and world that you are interacting…

Murder So Sweet

I went with Inform 7 for my creative project, if only because a text adventure game allowed me to do what I wanted with the story I had in mind.  After a two day battle of epic proportions trying to get a flashlight to work in game, I almost regret that decision.  Almost.  I think I was successful, though.  Hopefully. …

Manor- Interactive Fiction

The premise of my interactive fiction is that you are a kitchen maid working in a large British manor house at the turn of the 20th century. The objective of the game is in two parts: to find out the mystery of the house and to figure out your character’s desire and fulfill it. Manor The inspiration for my interactive…

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…