My first thought was that the game should be made in PICO-8 because we've been working with that a lot, but something that can be used free like TIC-80 would probably be better - that way, there's no financial barrier to being able to play the game.
It'd also be good to have an option for the game to generate itself automatically, without the player typing in any code at all.
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@packbat pico8 games can be exported to be played free of charge by people who don't own pico8 the editor
@mavica I know, but the desired play experience would be "player types game into editor", so having a free editor ends up being the crucial part
@packbat oh i figured the cyoa was going to be in Pico 8 sorry
...we have thought about making text adventures in PICO-8, though - it's definitely possible.
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