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[[Squiffy]], created by [[Alex Warren]], is an open-source tool for authoring hyperlink interactive fiction. Works may be created in a dedicated Squiffy editor (online or downloaded) or in a text file. Authors write stories using Markdown, and Squiffy compiles the source to generate HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. A work in Squiffy may have two types of pages: "passages", which let players interact with the current scene, and "sections," which move to the next scene in the story.
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[[Squiffy]], created by [[Alex Warren]], is an open-source tool for authoring hyperlink interactive fiction. Works may be created in a dedicated Squiffy editor (online or downloaded) or in a text file. Authors write stories using Markdown, and Squiffy compiles the source to generate HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. A work in Squiffy may have two types of pages: "passages", which let players interact with the current scene, and "sections," which move to the next scene in the story.
  
 
Squiffy was first released on July 26, 2014.
 
Squiffy was first released on July 26, 2014.
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* [http://textadventures.co.uk/squiffy/editor Squiffy online editor] at textadventures.co.uk.
 
* [http://textadventures.co.uk/squiffy/editor Squiffy online editor] at textadventures.co.uk.
 
* [http://forum.textadventures.co.uk/viewforum.php?f=24 Squiffy forum] at textadventures.co.uk.
 
* [http://forum.textadventures.co.uk/viewforum.php?f=24 Squiffy forum] at textadventures.co.uk.
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* [https://github.com/textadventures/squiffy Squiffy compiler source] at Github.
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* [https://github.com/textadventures/squiffy-editor Squiffy editor source] at Github.
  
===History of Squiffy's Development===
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===Reviews===
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* [https://notimetoplay.org/cgi-bin/wiki/Markers_and_highlighters Markers and highlighters: a gamedev metaphor] - article comparing [[Undum]], [[Ramus]], and [[Squiffy]].
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===Development History===
 
* [http://docs.textadventures.co.uk/squiffy/roadmap.html Squiffy development roadmap] at textadventures.co.uk.
 
* [http://docs.textadventures.co.uk/squiffy/roadmap.html Squiffy development roadmap] at textadventures.co.uk.
 
* [http://blog.textadventures.co.uk/2014/07/27/squiffy-1-0/ Squiffy 1.0] at textadventures.co.uk - July 27, 2014.
 
* [http://blog.textadventures.co.uk/2014/07/27/squiffy-1-0/ Squiffy 1.0] at textadventures.co.uk - July 27, 2014.
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* [http://blog.textadventures.co.uk/2015/11/14/squiffy-5-an-improved-editing-experience/ Squiffy 5 - an improved editing experience] at textadventures.co.uk - November 14, 2015.
 
* [http://blog.textadventures.co.uk/2015/11/14/squiffy-5-an-improved-editing-experience/ Squiffy 5 - an improved editing experience] at textadventures.co.uk - November 14, 2015.
  
===Squiffy Source===
 
* [https://github.com/textadventures/squiffy Squiffy compiler source] on Github.
 
* [https://github.com/textadventures/squiffy-editor Squiffy editor source] on Github.
 
 
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Latest revision as of 13:13, 27 October 2018

Squiffy
Author(s) Alex Warren
Original release 2014
Last release 2016
Platform(s) Web browser
Language(s) English
License(s) MIT License
Multimedia
Color effects Possible
Graphics Possible
Sound/Music Possible

Squiffy, created by Alex Warren, is an open-source tool for authoring hyperlink interactive fiction. Works may be created in a dedicated Squiffy editor (online or downloaded) or in a text file. Authors write stories using Markdown, and Squiffy compiles the source to generate HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. A work in Squiffy may have two types of pages: "passages", which let players interact with the current scene, and "sections," which move to the next scene in the story.

Squiffy was first released on July 26, 2014.

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