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This is a followup to On the Structure of Stories. My Story Fractal consists of three things: A core of Choice -> Unexpected Consequence -> Assess -> Choice drawn from the writings of Jim Butcher and his teachers, the concept of tension … Continue reading
I am not an author. That status is reserved for someone who has written a story for which humans are willing to pay. But I hang out with an author, and have read the advice of several authors. As my … Continue reading
By Wash the Octopus The NES had an available pallet of 54 colors. However, only 25 could effectively be onscreen at once. You had 4 pallets for sprites (that is, characters and moving objects in the foreground layer), 4 pallets … Continue reading
By Wash the Octopus Here’s the Time Travel method of breeding. You will need: 2 freshly caught Magicarp, one of each sex with neutral natures and unique stats. -> Neutral natures include Bashful, Docil, Hardy, Quirky, and Serious. -> You will … Continue reading