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Adventure Game News for 13 Apr 08

Homestar Runner's Strong Bad Gets an Adventure Game

After I played Zack and Wiki on the Wii, I thought, here is a platform tailor-made for point-and-click adventures. Pity they won't be making more of them given Zack and Wiki's sales.

Boy, was I wrong.

Telltale Games isn't content with bringing their Sam & Max series to the Wii. They're making a whole new game for the Wii and starring Strong Bad from Homestar Runner. Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People will be released in several episodes, with the first coming to WiiWare in June 2008.

Final Episode in Sam and Max Season Two

Telltale Games is on a roll. They've made episodic adventure games work with the first season of Sam & Max. Now they've completed a second season with the release of What's New, Beelzebub?

SPAG Issue 51

Issue 51 of SPAG, the IF magazine, includes interviews with the top three authors from the 2007 IF Competition and an overview of the Italian IF scene.

Big TADS 3 Update

It's been nearly a year and a half since the last general release of TADS 3. The new general release, 3.0.16, has a lot of changes, including addition of a text editor to the Windows IDE, a new introductory book from Eric Eve entitled "Learning TADS 3", and a bushel of bug fixes and the like.

CellarDoor 1.0.1 Z-Code/Glulx Interpreter for PalmOS

CellarDoor is a z-code and Glulx interpreter for PalmOS. Version 1.0.1 most notably now runs newer Glulx games.

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