Drew Cook is an interactive fiction author and critic. He is alternately known as "kamineko," "golmac," and "gold machine."
He is the primary author of Gold Machine, a blog dedicated to literary readings of Infocom games. Drew Cook's Inform 7 game Repeat the Ending was awarded a "Best in Show" ribbon at the 2023 Spring Thing Festival of Interactive Fiction.
Review and Article Credits
- Notable Gold Machine articles:
- Deposition, Acquisition, and Deferred Satisfaction in Zork I
- Deadline's Connecticut of the Mind: Nostalgia, Privilege, and Mental Illness
- Never Trust a Lady Mechanic: Final Thoughts on the Witness
- Are You Not Entertained: Last Thoughts on Infidel
- Agency, Empathy, and the Call of the Other in AMFV
- And in the End: Spellbreaker
- About the Time I Made an Inform 7 Game