Authoring   General Design Discussions


Topic Replies Activity
Accessibility and Usability: notes for authors 71 December 10, 2016
About the General Design Discussions category 1 August 10, 2006
Quandary: Best system for episodic, multiplayer IF 7 September 11, 2019
The Zarfian Cruelty scale, revisited 8 September 5, 2019
IF Development on Chromebook 8 August 20, 2019
Procedurely Generated & Survival Text Adventures 4 August 19, 2019
Any consensus on narrative focus vs mechanics heavy games? 15 August 6, 2019
Advice on sci-fi project that plays on IF mechanics 9 August 5, 2019
Which adaptation would you rather see? 5 August 5, 2019
How Not to Design an Ending 14 August 3, 2019
Why you should NOT use a beta tester for your IF Comp entry 3 July 31, 2019
Lilnking to outside sources from within a story 12 July 14, 2019
Best way for publishing IF on mobile? 15 July 6, 2019
Brainstorming, Anyone? 16 June 1, 2019
Curating Simulated Storyworlds - James Ryan's PhD Thesis 17 May 28, 2019
Omniscient Narrators 3 May 25, 2019
Detective games and techniques 5 May 16, 2019
Emily Short - Level Up! The Guide to Great Video Game Design (Scott Rogers) 1 May 8, 2019
Geography with cardinal directions only 7 May 5, 2019
Which authoring system is best for teaching programming concepts? 4 March 24, 2019
How Do You Name Your Original Characters? 7 March 19, 2019
Gating outside areas 20 March 4, 2019
"Free" moves 18 March 4, 2019
Changing Room Descriptions 7 March 3, 2019
Live demo of Interactive Storytelling Techniques 1 February 15, 2019
Combat in IF 6 February 15, 2019
What makes a strong NPC? 9 February 9, 2019
Background color help 1 February 1, 2019
CYOA: How do you guys handle outlining/branches? 7 February 1, 2019
Looking for a playtester or two... 3 January 24, 2019