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* ''[[Inhumane]]'' (year unknown; [[Z-code]]).
 
 
* ''[[System's Twilight]]'' (1993), puzzle-heavy graphic adventure.
 
* ''[[System's Twilight]]'' (1993), puzzle-heavy graphic adventure.
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* ''[[Inhumane]]'' (1995; [[Z-code]]).
 
* ''[[A Change in the Weather]]'' (1995; Z-code). [[IF Comp 1995]]: 1st place in the Inform division.
 
* ''[[A Change in the Weather]]'' (1995; Z-code). [[IF Comp 1995]]: 1st place in the Inform division.
 
* ''[[Icebreaker]]'' (publisher: [[Magnet Interactive Studios]]; c. 1995). Only available on CDs for Andy Looney's ''Icebreaker'', an arcade game.
 
* ''[[Icebreaker]]'' (publisher: [[Magnet Interactive Studios]]; c. 1995). Only available on CDs for Andy Looney's ''Icebreaker'', an arcade game.

Revision as of 20:23, 8 March 2012

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.
  • Wrote Transmatte, a Python utility that combines variations on an IF transcript into a single CYOA-like HTML page, so that an excerpt from a game can be presented along with a few relevant branching options.

Review and Article Credits

Reviews

Articles

Organizational Credits

Testing Credits

Game Appearances

As an NPC:

Other Credits

Links

Interviews