Fiction is a Three-Edged Sword

Fiction, interactive fiction and narrative


IF Reader Published!

I’ve been looking for a worthy enough occasion to start a blog for a while, and now here oneIF Theory Reader is: the IF Theory Reader has been published and can be ordered from today. It’s free to download as a PDF, and costs around $12 or £10 from the US or UK to have printed and delivered as a paperback.

My own article, Thinking Into the Box: On the Use and Deployment of Puzzles, was quite a late addition, despite being written nearly 10 years ago when the idea of the book was first put forward. Kevin Jackson-Mead revived the project last autumn and emailed all the original authors, but real life got in the way and by the time I finally replied in January, it was to apologise, as I assumed I was too late.

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