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[BCAB] Text adventures Léonie Watson (29 Dec 2012 14:59 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Tiddy Ogg (29 Dec 2012 16:17 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Ibrahim Gucukoglu (29 Dec 2012 18:19 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Léonie Watson (29 Dec 2012 22:56 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (29 Dec 2012 23:09 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Agent Orange (29 Dec 2012 23:16 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (29 Dec 2012 23:20 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Agent Orange (30 Dec 2012 09:41 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Ibrahim Gucukoglu (30 Dec 2012 11:34 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Andrew Hodgson (30 Dec 2012 12:06 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Ibrahim Gucukoglu (30 Dec 2012 13:15 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Agent Orange (30 Dec 2012 15:09 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (30 Dec 2012 19:27 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Andrew Hodgson (30 Dec 2012 21:41 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Ibrahim Gucukoglu (31 Dec 2012 02:15 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Agent Orange (31 Dec 2012 14:51 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (31 Dec 2012 15:02 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Léonie Watson (31 Dec 2012 16:02 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Graham Page (30 Dec 2012 14:24 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Ibrahim Gucukoglu (30 Dec 2012 14:31 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (30 Dec 2012 19:29 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Agent Orange (31 Dec 2012 14:51 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Barry Toner (31 Dec 2012 09:21 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Text adventures David Reynolds (29 Dec 2012 20:07 GMT)

Re: [BCAB] Text adventures Barry Toner 31 Dec 2012 09:21 GMT

Tink,

Aside from Text Adventures MUDs are very much alive.

Check out the client from www.gmagames.com  VIPMUD.  Be aware though I've lost days on the Return Of The Jedi game.  These are Text Advetnrues but online, multi-player games.  There's a huge list of MUD's out there, so if Star Wars isnt' yoru thing there are lots of other style games.

Barry.

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces@lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Léonie Watson
Sent: 29 December 2012 22:56
To: 'Ibrahim Gucukoglu'; 'BCAB Discussion List'
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Text adventures

Thanks Tiddy, Ibrahim and David. I've just spent a very enjoyable afternoon playing a WinTads game called Babel, and have several others lined up to try.

Ibrahim, I had no idea people still made text adventures and/or interactive fiction. I may well take you up on your kind offer of help offlist if I run out of steam with the WinTads games.

Thanks again.

Léonie.

-----Original Message-----
From: Ibrahim Gucukoglu [mailto:ibrahim_gucukoglu@sent.com]
Sent: 29 December 2012 18:19
To: tink@tink.co.uk; BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Text adventures

Hi Leonie.

Ah, text adventures, my forte.  When you say back in the day, do you mean the classics from the likes of Infocom or do you mean the modern IF community created games?  It would probably be a better idea if you reply to me off list as I don't know whether the BCAB list is meant for discussing games, accessible or otherwise.

All the best, Ibrahim.

-----Original Message-----
From: Léonie Watson
Sent: Saturday, December 29, 2012 2:59 PM
To: bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk
Subject: [BCAB] Text adventures

Good afternoon,

I’d like to play some of the old text adventure style games from back in the day. If anyone can point me in the direction of a good resource and/or useful information for screen reader users, I’d really appreciate it.
Thanks.

Léonie.

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