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by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 9:55 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: InsideADRIFT Awards 2004 - nominations needed
Replies: 42
Views: 4981

Right-o.
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 9:38 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: InsideADRIFT Awards 2004 - nominations needed
Replies: 42
Views: 4981

In addition the Game of the Year Competition winner will be Game of the Year award winner.


Has there been a separate thread to vote on this? I don't remember seeing one.
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 9:37 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: InsideADRIFT Awards 2004 - nominations needed
Replies: 42
Views: 4981

ADRIFT author of the year Purple Dragon for Ghost Justice (adult game but still the best Adrift game I've played this year) Biggest contribution to the ADRIFT community this year (excluding games writing) Tedswippet for SCARE Most unusual ADRIFT setting/plot of the year Wax Worx by Eric Mayer Best ...
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 8:05 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Objects - Showing Objects in a room
Replies: 9
Views: 919

Try changing your font to a more readable colour and you might have a few answers.
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 7:50 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Do's & Don'ts - Your top 5
Replies: 15
Views: 1932

DON'T get annoyed with people when they point out errors in your game. If there are errors there, it's your fault they're there.
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 7:40 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: InsideADRIFT Awards 2004 - nominations needed
Replies: 42
Views: 4981

Do we give our nominations here or do we e-mail or PM them to you?
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 7:38 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: [ANNOUNCE] New Game
Replies: 38
Views: 3027

Just a quick announcement to say I've gotten round to version 2 of Back To Life... Unfortunately . Big thanks to Lumin for pointing out some nasty ambiguity problems and I've also fixed the following bugs: * A bug with the ending which displays the wrong text. * Entering the bedchamber after Gadria...
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 6:49 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Do's & Don'ts - Your top 5
Replies: 15
Views: 1932

A few don'ts: 1) Don't upload countless demos of a game everyone knows you're never going to finish. 2) Don't upload your game before testing it. 3) Don't upload unfinished games. No one wants to play a game that even the author couldn't be bothered to finish writing. 4) Don't stick a description o...
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 6:43 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Do's & Don'ts - Your top 5
Replies: 15
Views: 1932

NickyDude wrote:I've change the language line, and to hell with the punctuation :D
Is this a good time to tell you there's no full stop at the end of that sentence? :^
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 3:24 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Maps? - Do you use them?
Replies: 16
Views: 2159

Mapping was pretty much essential back in the 80’s when you had text adventures will 100+ locations. They also used to have some annoying things where heading east then west might lead you to a completely different location so drawing a map was a necessity if you didn’t intend on getting lost. Alth...
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 12:28 pm
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Fiction - interactive and otherwise
Replies: 12
Views: 835

The only thing I can remember about The Shuffling Room was a strange bug with the light. You could turn the light on but the room remained in darkness. Or was that deliberate (i.e. the light switch is broken so the room won't be illuminated no matter what)?
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 11:24 am
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: O.A.R.S - Ressurected (again, but for good!)
Replies: 48
Views: 4035

Do we need another site for walkthroughs?

Works in progress might be a good idea though.
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 8:48 am
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Happy birthday
Replies: 1
Views: 317

Radhagrrl!

Are you still with us or have you drifted away?




Edited By davidw on 1103273330
by davidw
Fri Dec 17, 2004 8:37 am
Forum: ADRIFT 3.9 and 4.0
Topic: Game of the Year Competition 2004 - get your entries in
Replies: 8
Views: 616

So 6 entries with 2 days to go. Hmmm...
by davidw
Thu Dec 16, 2004 9:16 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: New Website
Replies: 49
Views: 20322

I'm no longer Anonymous thankfully. :)

Are the old reviews going to be restored?