The Town of Ice: A Choose Your Own Adventure Story

Casey Roth, Steve Schneider

Interactive Media and Game Design, College of Arts and Sciences, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Utica, NY, USA

This is a media application designed for interactivity in TiddlyWiki, an open source platform using Javascript, HTML, CSS, and WikiText, a specialized version of Markdown. The application specifically is a “choose your own adventure” allowing users to make decisions impacting the story outcome. This fictional story takes place in a far northern Canadian town where users make choices to progress the plot forward.