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Visual novel

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01 Narrative Design in Twine

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IFC : Interactive Fiction Creator

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What is INTERACTIVE FICTION? What does INTERACTIVE FICTION mean? INTERACTIVE FICTION meaning

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The Best Interactive Fiction Video Games of All Time

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Trailer - Trials of Harmony - Experimental Visual Novel

A visual novel is an interactive game genre, which originated in Japan, featuring text-based story with narrative style of literature and interactivity aided by static or sprite-based visuals, most often using anime-style art or occasionally live-action stills. As the name might suggest, they resemble mixed-media novels.
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  • Visual novels in the Western world