Tag Archives: Dwarf Fortress

Naming and NPCsity

Last post discussed player-directed – or, at least, not directly author-mandated – naming for individual player characters. But there’s another important use-case: naming lots of characters, using generated names. The Simple End of Things Creepy narrative block-puzzler Road Not Taken has a town populated by … Continue reading

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Pure, unalloyed geek

Imagine the Platonic Form of a geek-oriented game. The author developed it in his spare time, and it is available for free. It is spectacularly ambitious, and as a result is in beta (or more likely alpha), and (despite constant … Continue reading

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