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* [http://www.sparkynet.com/spag/backissues/spag7.html A Change in the Weather, by Andrew Plotkin] - [[SPAG]] #7 (Special 1995 I-F Competition Issue).
 
* [http://www.sparkynet.com/spag/backissues/spag7.html A Change in the Weather, by Andrew Plotkin] - [[SPAG]] #7 (Special 1995 I-F Competition Issue).
* {{xyzzynews|url=http://www.xyzzynews.com/xyzzy.14g.html|IF Roundtable: The Art of the Puzzle|14|1998}}. [[Adam Cadre]], [[Lucian Smith]], Andrew Plotkin, and [[Neil deMause]] discuss puzzles.
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* {{dead link|url=http://www.xyzzynews.com/xyzzy.14g.html|archive=https://web.archive.org/web/20160722101431/http://www.xyzzynews.com/xyzzy.14g.html|IF Roundtable: The Art of the Puzzle}} - [[XYZZYnews]] #14, 1998. [[Adam Cadre]], [[Lucian Smith]], Andrew Plotkin, and [[Neil deMause]] discuss puzzles.
 
* [http://www.avventuretestuali.com/interviste/plotkin-eng Zarf, a hot coffee cup with a couple of ideas] - Interview by [[L'avventura è L'avventura]], August 2001. (Also in [http://www.avventuretestuali.com/interviste/plotkin Italian].)
 
* [http://www.avventuretestuali.com/interviste/plotkin-eng Zarf, a hot coffee cup with a couple of ideas] - Interview by [[L'avventura è L'avventura]], August 2001. (Also in [http://www.avventuretestuali.com/interviste/plotkin Italian].)
 
* [http://brasslantern.org/community/interviews/pcgamer-zarf.html PC Gamer UK Interview: Andrew Plotkin] - by Richard Cobbett for PC Gamer UK, issue 118, January 2003.
 
* [http://brasslantern.org/community/interviews/pcgamer-zarf.html PC Gamer UK Interview: Andrew Plotkin] - by Richard Cobbett for PC Gamer UK, issue 118, January 2003.

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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