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
How Not to Design an Ending 2 May 26, 2019
Omniscient Narrators 3 May 25, 2019
Curating Simulated Storyworlds - James Ryan's PhD Thesis 7 May 22, 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
How do you expect a game to respond? 27 January 16, 2019
Useful books for IF authors to read 5 December 28, 2018
What compassless games are missing 34 December 22, 2018
Wondering About Serious IF Applications 18 December 21, 2018
Your thoughts on nouns as distinct from objects? 6 November 14, 2018
How was something like this authored? 4 November 5, 2018
How to get going with interactive fiction? 16 November 5, 2018
Your thoughts on incorporating body parts into games? 29 November 4, 2018
learning inform 7 4 October 15, 2018
Very preliminary design for "sandbox" game 8 October 15, 2018
Any Script Doctors 1 September 13, 2018