Using Twine write a branching story with one or more of the following features:
Non-human (or better, non-animal) main character
Events out of chronological order
Poem not prose
Possibly avoid: life simulator, choose your own adventure tropes (walking around in a fictional world, fighting, dying etc.).
Come up with an idea, write the first few paragraph, let’s talk about it in class.
Due Monday September 12th
Deliver an publish your Twine
Due Monday September 19th
Try to limit each block of text to one or two paragraphs
Don’t provide many choices, provide interesting choices
Don’t just think about the content, think about how it could be narrated:
self-aware / self referential?
fist, second, third person?
Do you control an avatar?
Does it have graphics? What’s the relation between graphics and text?
What’s the general structure?
Not Twine but related:
Here are some very short examples from a game jam
sources, additional reading, and good places to start on your own;