News in 2011
News items originally reported on the current events page in the "News and Reviews" section.
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- XYZZY Awards 2010 begins its first round of voting. Four new awards have been added, two of them replacing Best Use of Medium.
- Interacting with Andrew Plotkin. Andrew Plotkin interview by Byron Alexander Campbell for Black Clock.
- Curveship, a new authoring system by Nick Montfort, was released.
- IF Theory Reader , a new book by Kevin Jackson-Mead and J. Robinson Wheeler is published.
- The eleventh PDF issue of SPAC 2.0, the Spanish IF newsletter, has been published.
- ADRIFT 5.0.16 Beta, the first ADRIFT 5 version available to everyone, was released.
- Issue #60 of SPAG (April 25, 2011) - includes a write-up of the IF Demo Fair 2011; SPAG Specifics for Gigantomania; interviews with Simon Christiansen, Jason McIntosh, Iain Merrick, C.E.J. Pacian, Colin Sandel & Carolyn VanEseltine, and Matt Wigdahl; the Action Flow Chart for Hoist Sail for the Heliopause and Home; and reviews of Death Off the Cuff, Gris et Jaune, The People's Glorious Revolutionary Text Adventure Game, Starborn, and the book Creating Interactive Fiction with Inform 7.