Getting a Lamp for Christmas

Posted: December 27th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: Interactive Fiction | 1 Comment »

A lot of people bought other people GET LAMP for Christmas, and that’s really great.

However, Rob O’Hara’s dad wanted to do something much more elaborate. So he gave his son a treasure chest with a puzzle, and made his son solve it to get the treasure inside:

Check out the entry to see how it went.

NYC Appearance Tomorrow, BBC Appearance Today

Posted: December 7th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: production | 1 Comment »

Tomorrow (December 8) I’ll be showing GET LAMP at an adventure game-themed night in NYC.

Babycastles is a do-it-yourself themed arcade that normally lives out in Brooklyn but has a location on 42nd street for the holidays, partnered with the Showpaper Gallery. ┬áThere’s a Facebook event for it.

If New York City isn’t something you can just swing by tomorrow, then you can at least check out an appearance I made on the BBC Radio show “Outriders” today. Here’s the weblog link on their site. I’m the last segment, discussing GET LAMP and some of the facets of text adventures.

More news soon!