Interactive fiction

03.26.12
They Might Be Giants fans celebrate 'Apollo 18' anniversary with geekiest tribute imaginable
03.26.12

They Might Be Giants fans celebrate 'Apollo 18' anniversary with geekiest tribute imaginable

We love us some They Might Be Giants, and not just because the two Johns took the time to sit down...

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10.31.10
Interactive fiction meets interactive typewriter, pilfers the kingdoms of Zork (video)
10.31.10

Interactive fiction meets interactive typewriter, pilfers the kingdoms of Zork (video)

You are standing in an open field as usual, or perhaps you're in the darkness, likely to be eaten b...

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02.13.07
Hotel Dusk: worth reading or worth playing?
02.13.07

Hotel Dusk: worth reading or worth playing?

In his attempts to solve the enigma buried within the story of Hotel Dusk: Room 215, Wired's Clive T...

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06.12.06
Interactive phiction: Zork phone demo is online
06.12.06

Interactive phiction: Zork phone demo is online

Remember ZoiP (née Zasterisk), the open source implementation of the text-adventure classic t...

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06.06.06
Stuck on hold? Zork is the new soft jazz
06.06.06

Stuck on hold? Zork is the new soft jazz

Forget Michael Bolton, Zork is the best hold music ever! From Zasterisk:"I was tinkering with Asteri...

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03.09.06
WoW: The Text Adventure
03.09.06

WoW: The Text Adventure

This Wired column takes a sideways look at WoW, re-imagining it in the form of a text adventure. It'...

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03.08.06
WoW reimagined as a text adventure
03.08.06

WoW reimagined as a text adventure

Lore Sjöberg, formerly of Brunching Shuttlecocks, has reimagined massively multiplayer online r...

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