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* ''[[Praser 5]]'' a.k.a. ''[[Praser 5|Fifth Praser Maze]]'' (29-Apr-2005; Z-code). [http://www.eblong.com/zarf/if.html#praser5 Zarfhome link]. This is a Z-code port of a word and logic game that Zarf originally created in 1989.
 
* ''[[Praser 5]]'' a.k.a. ''[[Praser 5|Fifth Praser Maze]]'' (29-Apr-2005; Z-code). [http://www.eblong.com/zarf/if.html#praser5 Zarfhome link]. This is a Z-code port of a word and logic game that Zarf originally created in 1989.
 
* ''[[Delightful Wallpaper]]'' (as "Edgar O. Weyrd"; 30-Sep-2006; Z-code). [[IF Comp 2006]]: 6th place, and winner of [[Miss Congeniality]]. [[XYZZY Awards 2006]]: Winner of Best Writing, Best Puzzles, Best Individual Puzzle (navigating the mansion), and Best Individual PC (PC). Also finalist for Best NPCs.
 
* ''[[Delightful Wallpaper]]'' (as "Edgar O. Weyrd"; 30-Sep-2006; Z-code). [[IF Comp 2006]]: 6th place, and winner of [[Miss Congeniality]]. [[XYZZY Awards 2006]]: Winner of Best Writing, Best Puzzles, Best Individual Puzzle (navigating the mansion), and Best Individual PC (PC). Also finalist for Best NPCs.
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* ''[[Dual Transform]]'' (as "Nigel Smith"; 02-Feb-2010; Z-code). [[Casual Gameplay Design Competition 7]]: 3rd place.
  
 
==Porting Credits==
 
==Porting Credits==

Revision as of 14:11, 23 February 2010

Andrew Plotkin, 2007. From GET LAMP.

Andrew Plotkin is one of the most renowned authors in the IF community. Andrew's nickname on ifMUD (and elsewhere) is Zarf. Occasionally, he is also erkyrath.

Author Credits

Porting Credits

Tech Credits

  • Wrote the proposals for Glk, Glulx, Blorb, and Floo.
  • Wrote compilers for Glulx Inform.
  • Wrote the MaxZip, XZip, MaxTADS, and MacGlulxe interpreters.
  • Sensory Jam (2000; Glulx). Intended as a demo for Glulx.
  • Gave theoretical guidance and advice for Inform 7.

Review and Article Credits

Reviews

Articles

Organizational Credits

Testing Credits

Game Appearances

As an NPC:

Other Credits

Links

Interviews