Text Game Engine for Tic-80
A downloadable tool for Windows, macOS, Linux, and Android
This is a tool for Tic-80 that can be used to create a text adventure games like those in the era of ZX-spectrum. Each game can be exported to html5 or native code with Tic-80. This cartridge contains engine and a example code. Basic programming in Lua required. But you only write game logic for rooms, objects and interaction and no engine code!
Full game to show what this engine is about can be played here: http://tic.computer/play?cart=725
First you need Tic-80 found here : https://tic.computer/creat
Next run tic80.exe (or other version for your operating system). Download TextGameEngine.tic to your disk.
Then type in Tic80 console: load textgameengine
And after cartridge loads hit F1 and you can look at the code and start experimenting. Game logic code starts somewhere around line 650.
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