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“1958: Dancing with Fear” makes it to the Top Ten at the IFComp’17!

Just a quick update to say that – YAY! My Cold War thriller in the Caribbean 1958:Dancing with Fear has ranked 8th at the Interactive Fiction Competition 2017! Getting a position among the first ten was my goal for this year, considering Ariadne in Aeaea did finish 12th at IFComp 2016, but since the competition… Continue reading “1958: Dancing with Fear” makes it to the Top Ten at the IFComp’17!

interactive fiction · Post · Videogames

Another year, another IFComp – “1958: Dancing with Fear”

Real talk: my career as a narrative designer/game writer is intimately connected with the Interactive Fiction Competition. The IFComp is an annual online competition for interactive fiction, and the oldest one still kicking, having been held uninterruptedly since 1995. In its origins it was the last bastion of the old school defenders of parser games,… Continue reading Another year, another IFComp – “1958: Dancing with Fear”