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ArtCom.43                    ART COM magazine Number 43 (Volume 10 Number 9,
                             November 1990); the first one of two issues on
                             Interactive Fiction

ArtCom.44                    ART COM magazine Number 44 (Volume 10 Number 10,
                             December 1990); the second one of two issues on
                             Interactive Fiction

Craft.Of.Adventure.txt       The Craft of Adventure, Second Edition,
                             Five Articles on the Design of Adventure Games
                             by Graham Nelson, plain text version.
                             (for versions of this document in different
                              formats, look in info/)
                             [file is linked to info/Craft.Of.Adventure.txt]

Graves.1                     Second Generation Adventure Games, by David Graves,
                             reprinted from The Journal of Computer Game Design,
                             Volume 1, Number 2, August 1987

Graves.2                     Bringing Characters to Life, by David Graves,
                             reprinted from The Journal of Computer Game Design,
                             Volume 2, Number 2, December 1988

Graves.3                     Plot Automation, by David Graves,
                             reprinted from The Journal of Computer Game Design,
                             Volume 5, Number 1, October 1991

IFGems.zip                   A large collection of quotes from IF reviews,
                             assembled with the authors' permission by
                             David Fisher. HTML format.

IFGems_pdf.zip               A large collection of quotes from IF reviews,
                             assembled with the authors' permission by
                             David Fisher. PDF format.

IFGems_txt.zip               A large collection of quotes from IF reviews,
                             assembled with the authors' permission by
                             David Fisher. Plain text format.

authoring-systems.FAQ        Information about development systems for
                             Interactive Fiction, by Nathan Torkington.
                             Last update: 23nov94
                             [file is linked to info/authoring-systems.FAQ]

authorship-guide.base        Whizzard's Guide to Text Adventure Authorship
                             base document version 2.0 by Gerry Kevin Wilson
                             [file is linked to info/authorship-guide.base]

authorship-guide.sup1        Whizzard's Guide to Text Adventure Authorship
                             supplement #1 (25may95) to version 2.0
                             by Gerry Kevin Wilson
                             [file is linked to info/authorship-guide.sup1]

authorship-guide.sup2        Whizzard's Guide to Text Adventure Authorship
                             supplement #2 (25jun95) to version 2.0
                             by Gerry Kevin Wilson
                             [file is linked to info/authorship-guide.sup2]

if-compling.ps.gz            Text Based Interactive Fiction and Computational
                             Linguistics, by Toni Arnold.
                             A paper presented at the University of Tartu,
                             Estonia, in September 1996 (PostScript)

ifdesign.zip                 How to Make a Good Design for an IF Game -and-
                             How to Write Good Textual Adventures (in C, with
                             code examples), by Vladimir Krstulja.
                             Revised version July 1997

pickle-kit-ansi.tar.Z        PICKLE Development Kit, by Andrew C. Plotkin - 
                             a suggestion how to encapsulate different types of
                             data into one game file. Contains the PICKLE
                             specifications version 1 (25dec95), source code of
                             samples and utilities, and documentation.

pickle-kit-mac.hqx           Same as above plus Macintosh executables

plotdag.zip                  Project paper "The Application of Directed Acyclic
                             Graphs to First Generation Interactive Fiction"
                             (WordPerfect document and plain ASCII text) and a
                             TADS implementation of plot DAGs, by Paul Munn
                             [file is linked to
                              programming/tads2/examples/plotdag.zip]

scoring                      A thread from rec.arts.int-fiction discussing the
                             pros and cons of scoring in interactive fiction

whichsys.zip                 The "Which Authoring System Is Better" FAQ,
                             revision 0.1, 20feb96, initial publication,
                             a detailed discussion and comparison of 10 IF
                             authoring systems (TADS, Inform, ALAN, Hugo, AGT,
                             Archetype, GINAS, LADS, Gamescape, and Aventuro)
                             by Bob Newell.
                             This file contains the document in four formats:
                             PostScript, TeX, DVI, and plain ASCII text.
                             [file is linked to info/whichsys.zip]

whichsys-alan-update.txt     An update to the ALAN information in whichsys.zip
                             [file is linked to info/whichsys-alan-update.txt]

whichsys-tads-update.txt     An update to the TADS information in whichsys.zip,
                             by Neil K. Guy, 15oct98
                             [file is linked to info/whichsys-tads-update.txt]
 


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ArtCom.431995-01-09 05:00 39K
ArtCom.441995-01-09 05:00 75K
authoring-systems.FAQ1994-12-02 05:00 20K
authorship-guide.base1995-06-06 04:00 153K
authorship-guide.sup11995-06-06 04:00 15K
authorship-guide.sup21995-06-27 04:00 19K
Craft.Of.Adventure.txt1995-01-19 05:00 97K
Graves.11995-01-09 05:00 23K
Graves.21995-01-09 05:00 14K
Graves.31995-01-09 05:00 14K
if-compling.ps.gz1997-01-08 05:00 34K
ifdesign.zip1997-07-02 04:00 13K
IFGems.zip2007-07-28 10:29 150K
IFGems_pdf.zip2007-07-28 12:43 687K
IFGems_txt.zip2007-07-28 10:32 137K
Index2007-08-04 16:11 5.7K
pickle-kit-ansi.tar.Z1996-01-03 05:00 34K
pickle-kit-mac.hqx1996-01-03 05:00 93K
plotdag.zip1994-10-19 04:00 83K
scoring1992-11-23 05:00 64K
whichsys-alan-update.txt1999-12-21 05:00 5.1K
whichsys-tads-update.txt1998-10-15 04:00 6.9K
whichsys.zip1996-03-11 05:00 312K

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