Linus Åkesson

Welcome, web wanderer!

My name is Linus Åkesson, though some of you may know me as lft. I live in Lund, Sweden.

Read more about me.

This combined homepage, blog and file archive is bilingual. If you understand Swedish, you may wish to enable even more content by checking the corresponding box near the top of the page.

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IFComp 2020

The 26th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition starts today, and I'm participating for the third year running. Head over there and check it out! Read more.

Posted Thursday 1-Oct-2020 21:34, 0 comments.

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Carefree (It'll be okay)

A little bit of solace in distressing times. Read more.

Posted Wednesday 25-Mar-2020 06:39, 7 comments.

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Watch Room

I am proud to have contributed, in a small but significant way, to the award-winning sci-fi short film Watch Room. Read more.

Posted Sunday 19-Jan-2020 22:42, 6 comments.

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Craverly Heights in Dialog

In 2014, Ryan Veeder released a small text game called Craverly Heights, along with its Inform 7 source code. He has kindly allowed me to port this game to Dialog, and display the two implementations side by side in order to highlight similarities and differences between the two languages. Read more.

Posted Friday 10-Jan-2020 07:53, 1 comment.

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C64 Å-machine interpreter

My two text games Tethered and Pas De Deux are now available for the Commodore 64. Read more.

Posted Monday 25-Nov-2019 21:57, 0 comments.

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Pas De Deux

Pas De Deux was my entry in the 25th Annual Interactive Fiction Competition (IFComp 2019). It ended up on 24rd place, out of 82 games. Read more.

Posted Monday 18-Nov-2019 22:12, 0 comments.

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Xyzzy Award 2018

Yay! Dialog got the 2018 Xyzzy Award for Best Technological Development. Read more.

Posted Sunday 18-Aug-2019 08:53, 4 comments.

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