Interactivefiction

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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08.15.07
Interactive fiction on the iPhone
08.15.07

Interactive fiction on the iPhone

Before the iPod and the iPhone, there was iFiction-- err, interactive fiction, which is what we now...

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06.28.07
The History of Zork examines a legend
06.28.07

The History of Zork examines a legend

The idea of a commercially successful videogame with nary a single picture is, in today's market, a...

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04.10.07
Interactive fiction writer Emily Short talks about her craft
04.10.07

Interactive fiction writer Emily Short talks about her craft

Emily Short doesn't design dull or formulaic interactive fiction. Each one of her releases is remark...

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04.02.07
XYZZY interactive fiction awards dispensed
04.02.07

XYZZY interactive fiction awards dispensed

The annual XYZZY awards have been announced, flaunting the gobs of creativity still flowing from the...

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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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