Let me tell you the good word about Cragne Manor: http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/12/cragne-manor-is-available-to-play.html
@oreolek You mean in the Master-Index file? I'm not remotely worried about collisions, but adding a SHA-whatever's-current hash to the data is a reasonable request.
Yeah, I had to write a quick blog post about this one: _System Syzygy_ by mdsteele. http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/11/system-syzygy.html
IFComp results! https://ifcomp.org/comp/2018
Musings on what kind of game _Extrasolar_ was. (Still is, but it's shutting down at the end of the month.) http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/11/four-years-ago-in-planetary-exploration.html
@caraellison No, there's an internal SFWA discussion group where works are proposed. But you may find SFWA members making "please recommend recent games to me" posts. Not sure how it's going to go.
SFWA has announced a new Game Writing category for the Nebula Awards. http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/11/a-nebula-award-category-for-game-writing.html
Just to have the words out there (US politics): http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/11/vote-usa-2018-edition.html
Restless released in EctoComp: http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/11/restless-released-in-ectocomp.html -- an Emily Short game built on SpiritAI's Character Engine. I built a bunch of the underlying engine logic for this style of menu-based game.
@ceejbot That's not the normal behavior... do you have an extension or third-party widget which modifies app or menu behavior? Those often rely on the accessibility API.
@Apoch Thanks, I'll check them out this weekend.
@ceejbot Ooh yes thanks
@yomikoma Oh, yay, let us know how it is. I couldn't fit it into my work week.
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Assorted news bits around the 25th anniversary of Myst: http://blog.zarfhome.com/2018/09/myst-25-years-old.html
@christinelove I'd say "Ah, Mondays" but I remember that feeling from every day of the week that contains Y or a vowel
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