Thoughts on Hypertext

(a book wheel, from Agostina Ramelli's Le Diverse  et Artificiose Machine, 1588)  Hypertext is strange, when you think about it. Throughout most of human history our writing has been self-contained within books, tablets, or structures (in the case of hieroglyphs). Early hyper textual precursors such as some of the more complex reference systems, Wilkins' philosophical language, book … Continue reading Thoughts on Hypertext

Save Yourself: Undertale, the Save Mechanic, and Choice

[If you haven't played Undertale yet - which you should - then I highly suggest you ignore this post until you have. It is a game to be experienced for yourself. Don't watch a letsplay, don't read the wiki, just play the game] I just beat my first play through of Undertale yesterday (technically this morning, but who … Continue reading Save Yourself: Undertale, the Save Mechanic, and Choice