1. This is really lovely. It’s definitely worth reading on past the first few paragraphs (during which you may be thinking ‘This wouldn’t be too hard to make these days! Inform7 would even take care of the base level parser stuff for you!”) to get the the more difficult, more unlikely bits. But still: I think a pair of people could make this game over the course of a few months with little prior experience. Maybe the vague (but tantalizing) inter-kingdom diplomacy stuff would have to be simplified.

    But maybe the idea of it is enough. Maybe the idea of it makes for a better game.

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