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Chronicler Alternatives

Chronicler is described as '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)' and is a game development tool in the development category. There are nine alternatives to Chronicler for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Twine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Chronicler are Ink by Inkle, Dedalus, Undum and Ficdown.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux

Chronicler is an open source desktop application which allows users to create CYOA/MCG (choose your own adventure/multiple...

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    Twine

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories.

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  2. Ink by Inkle icon

    Ink by Inkle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    ink is a scripting language built around the idea of marking up pure-text with flow in order to produce interactive scripts.

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    Dedalus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Dedalus - A system based on Javascript and HTML to generate and run Choose Your Own Adventure narrative

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  4. Undum icon

    Undum

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Undum is a game framework for building a sophisticated form of hypertext interactive fiction.

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  5. Ficdown icon

    Ficdown

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Ficdown is a set of standards using the Markdown formatting syntax that can be used to create choice-based interactive fiction.

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    Yarn Spinner

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Yarn Spinner is a tool for creating interactive dialogue for games. Write your conversations in Yarn, a simple programming language that's designed to be easy for writers to learn, while also powerful enough to handle whatever you need.

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    ChoiceScript

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    ChoiceScript is a 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.

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    Chat Mapper

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Chat Mapper is a tool for writing and testing nonlinear dialogue, especially for video games.

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  9. Quest icon

    Quest

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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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