1 It seems to run fine on a fresh install of Linux Mint. else: **sudo apt-get install qtbase5-dev** should provide the needed libs. * * * **Bug reports** or **Feature requests** may be submitted here
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Chronicler alternatives

  • Twine

  • Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories.

    tags: development fiction ide interactive-fiction non-linear-editor
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • ChoiceScript

  • ChoiceScript is a simple programming language for writing multiple-choice games (MCGs) like Choice of the Dragon. Writing games with ChoiceScript is easy and fun, even for authors with no programming experience.

    tags: interactive-fiction scripting-language writing-editor
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Self-Hosted
  • Inklewriter

  • Inklewriter is a free tool by inkle, designed to allow anyone to write and publish interactive stories. It’s perfect for writers who want to try out interactivity, but also for teachers and students looking to mix computer skills and creative writing.

    tags: writing-editor planner treemap story-writing visual-thinking
    platform: Online
  • Dedalus

  • Dedalus - A system based on Javascript and HTML to generate and run Choose Your Own Adventure narrative

    tags: authoring game-development interactive-fiction text-adventure text-adventure-maker
    platform: Self-Hosted
  • Undum

  • Undum is a game framework for building a sophisticated form of hypertext interactive fiction.

    tags: game-development interactive-fiction story-writing text-adventure text-adventure-maker
    platform: Self-Hosted
  • Quest

  • Quest lets you create sophisticated text-based games, without having to program. Make text adventures, role-playing games, training materials, simulations, or interactive fiction. With its easy-to-use visual editor, absolutely no programming is required--everything about your game is displayed in plain English. A full tutorial is included so you can get started quickly. You're not limited to text--your games can come alive with pictures, sound effects, and music. With Quest Packager, you can create a stand-alone EXE file for your game, so your users can install your game with no additional downloads required. And these are all free. You can also upload your game to our website, so people will be able to play without having to download anything at all. »

    tags: adventure-game game-development game-engine
    platform: Windows
  • Chat Mapper

  • Chat Mapper is a tool for writing and testing nonlinear dialogue, especially for video games.

    tags: chat-clients dialog dialog-editor dialogue dialogue-editor
    platform: Windows
  • iSpring TalkMaster

  • Build branching dialogue scenarios for business or education. Train and assess communication skills effectively and track results. Select the appropriate characters and backgrounds from an extensive library, or use your own custom photos for a familiar experience.Prepare your employees for professional conversations with iSpring TalkMaster. Publish your training scenarios to online format for perfect playback on any device. Upload to the Web or any SCORM compliant LMS.

    tags: business-training conversation dialog dialog-editor dialogue
    platform: Windows