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<tr><td>Hey, everyone. As part of the cultural and ideological shift in interactive fiction, I shall be changing the Games category pages to refer to [[:Category:Works|Works]] instead of Games. It's become increasingly obvious that works of interactive fiction aren't just games, but also what might be called stories, art pieces, and toys -- and possibly other sorts of things yet to be created. In truth, IF has included such non-games for quite some time, but we've collectively called everything "games" regardless. Unfortunately, calling all IF "games" has the unfortunate side-effect in thinking that works that aren't games don't belong. So, I'm changing our terminology. Discussion on this topic can be found at http://www.intfiction.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=16906 . -- [[User:Dswxyz|David Welbourn]] 17:24, 16 October 2014 (UTC)</td></tr>
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<tr><td>'''Provide Input for IF Comp 2019'''
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The [[IF Comp 2019|25th(!) annual Interactive Fiction Competition]] is gearing up, and the organizers would love your input. The survey will stay open throughout the summer, but they'll start checking responses in a week, so the sooner you take the survey the sooner your ideas will be taken into account. Please also share this link with any friends who like stories or games... they're trying to reach a broader audience. Thanks!
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Please take the '''[https://forms.gle/mPUVT1ExPrR13CzUA 2019 IFComp (Pre-Comp) Survey]'''</td></tr>
 
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<tr><td>Hey, everyone. As part of the cultural and ideological shift in interactive fiction, I shall be changing the Games category pages to refer to [[:Category:Works|Works]] instead of Games. It's become increasingly obvious that works of interactive fiction aren't just games, but also what might be called stories, art pieces, and toys -- and possibly other sorts of things yet to be created. In truth, IF has included such non-games for quite some time, but we've collectively called everything "games" regardless. Unfortunately, calling all IF "games" has the unfortunate side-effect in thinking that works that aren't games don't belong. So, I'm changing our terminology. Discussion on this topic can be found at http://www.intfiction.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=16906 . -- [[User:Dswxyz|David Welbourn]] 17:24, 16 October 2014 (UTC)</td></tr>
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Latest revision as of 05:07, 20 May 2019

Provide Input for IF Comp 2019

The 25th(!) annual Interactive Fiction Competition is gearing up, and the organizers would love your input. The survey will stay open throughout the summer, but they'll start checking responses in a week, so the sooner you take the survey the sooner your ideas will be taken into account. Please also share this link with any friends who like stories or games... they're trying to reach a broader audience. Thanks!

Please take the 2019 IFComp (Pre-Comp) Survey