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ADRIFT Tutorial V3.9
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This tutorial is designed to help you write Text Adventures (Interactive Fiction) using ADRIFT: Adventure Development & Runner - Interactive Fiction Toolkit.  Written for version 3.90.

Contents

1 - An Introduction to ADRIFT

2 - Getting Started
    2.1 - Rooms
       2.1.1 - Descriptions example
    2.2 - Objects
    2.3 - Tasks
       2.3.1 - Descriptions
       2.3.2 - Restrictions
       2.3.3 - Actions
       2.3.4 - Reversible
       2.3.5 - Hints
    2.4 - Events
       2.4.1 - Timings
       2.4.2 - Descriptions
       2.4.3 - Advanced
    2.5 - Characters
       2.5.1 - Details
       2.5.2 - Movement
       2.5.3 - Conversation
    2.6 - Miscellaneous
       2.6.1 - Introduction & Winning
       2.6.2 - Options
       2.6.3 - Map
       2.6.4 - Task dependencies
       2.6.5 - Passwords
       2.6.6 - Formatting Text
       2.6.7 - Debugger
    2.7 - The Player
    2.8 - Sound & Graphics

3 - Advanced techniques
    3.1 - Room Groups
    3.2 - Synonyms
    3.3 - Variables
    3.4 - References
    3.5 - Overriding system commands
    3.6 - ADRIFT Language Resource files
    3.7 - Modules

4 - Battle System
    4.1 - The Player
    4.2 - Objects
    4.3 - Characters
    4.4 - Tasks

5 - Playing text adventures

6 - Troubleshooting

7 - Acknowledgments


This tutorial was written by Campbell Wild.  You can contact me at campbell@adrift.org.uk.