Sara Stern

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Sara is a writer and aspiring game designer from Seattle. She's never quite let go of her childhood ambition to be an X-Wing pilot. On off days, she can be found running around Lake Union or raiding the comics section of the public library. Find her on Twitter @se_stern.

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Make Your Own Adventure With Twine

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Many gamers have dreamed of making their own games. There are plenty of resources for people learning how to code, but getting from the early coding lessons to a fully functional game can be daunting. The good news is that you could make your own game in the next hour—and you don’t need to know how to code, script, or even draw.

Twine is a free, simple program that allows you to create a “Choose Your Own Adventure” style text game. The game, once completed, can be played using any web browser. If you can master one or two easy commands within the program, you can make your own game! It’s that simple.

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