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    ChoiceScript Alternatives

    ChoiceScript is described as 'simple programming language for writing multiple-choice games (MCGs) like Choice of the Dragon. Writing games with ChoiceScript is easy and fun, even for authors with no programming experience' and is an app in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ChoiceScript for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Twine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ChoiceScript are Ink by Inkle, Chronicler, Inform and Squiffy.

    ChoiceScript is mainly a Game Development Tool but alternatives to it may also be IDEs. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ChoiceScript.
    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2021
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    ChoiceScript is a simple programming language for writing multiple-choice games (MCGs) like Choice of the Dragon. Writing...
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      Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories.
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      ink is a scripting language built around the idea of marking up pure-text with flow in order to produce interactive scripts.


    1. Chronicler is an open source desktop application which allows users to create CYOA/MCG (choose your own adventure/multiple choice games) interactive fiction using a GUI not dissimilar to Twine (i.e. in the style of a flow chart).
    2. Inform is a free app for creating works of interactive fiction, available for MacOS, Windows, Linux and Android. Inside it is a powerful programming language based on English language text. This redesigned website is part of the preparations for open-sourcing the software.
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      Squiffy is a tool for creating multiple choice interactive fiction. It's written entirely in JavaScript - the compiler uses Node.js and the games it generates run in a web browser so it can run on any system with a modern browser.


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      ADRIFT Developer is a Windows application that allows you to create complex interactive fiction games quickly and easily.
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      Undum is a game framework for building a sophisticated form of hypertext interactive fiction.
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      Dedalus is an authoring system for generating Choose Your Own Adventure (CYOA) narrative.
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      Quest lets you create sophisticated text-based games, without having to program. Make text adventures, role-playing games, training materials, simulations, or interactive fiction.
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      TADS 3 is a robust, modern programming environment specially designed for creating Interactive Fiction.
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