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* ''[[Cold Iron]]'' (as "Lyman Clive Charles"; 01-Oct-2011; Z-code.) [[IF Comp 2011]]: 15th place. [[XYZZY Awards 2011]]: Winner, [[Best Individual Puzzle]] (with [[Playing Games]], [[Last Day of Summer]], [[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]).
 
* ''[[Cold Iron]]'' (as "Lyman Clive Charles"; 01-Oct-2011; Z-code.) [[IF Comp 2011]]: 15th place. [[XYZZY Awards 2011]]: Winner, [[Best Individual Puzzle]] (with [[Playing Games]], [[Last Day of Summer]], [[The Life (and Deaths) of Doctor M]]).
 
* ''[[Bigger Than You Think]]'' (as Anonymous; 25-Dec-2012; Glulx). [[Yuletide 2012]] entry. [[XYZZY Awards 2012]]: Winner of Best Individual Puzzle (surviving the fall); finalist for Best Puzzles.
 
* ''[[Bigger Than You Think]]'' (as Anonymous; 25-Dec-2012; Glulx). [[Yuletide 2012]] entry. [[XYZZY Awards 2012]]: Winner of Best Individual Puzzle (surviving the fall); finalist for Best Puzzles.
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* ''[[Hadean Lands]]'' (30-Oct-2014; Glulx). [[XYZZY Awards 2014]]: Winner of Best Setting, Best Puzzles, Best Implementation, Best Use of Innovation. Finalist for Best Game.
  
 
==Porting Credits==
 
==Porting Credits==

Revision as of 17:51, 16 July 2016

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, MacGlulxe, Quixe, and Lectrote 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