In my last blog post, I described how we have to do a bit of grammar analysis with the parser in order to properly interpret more complex sentences. If you have not read the article, you should do so now, as the following will build upon what I described last time. While the solution I offered up last time to… Continue reading "Parser grammar power to the power of two!"
When I first started playing text adventures, the thing that fascinated me the most was how the game actually understood what I meant. Parsing words and responding to them is easy, but actually determining meaning is something else entirely and it always intrigued me when a game was able to discern meaning from a sentence. Look at this, for example…… Continue reading "Parser power to manage grammar in text adventures"
For the past few months, I’ve been learning to program in Python. It’s a pretty cool language that makes learning to code pretty easy—at least from where I stand—and within a really short amount of time, with the help of my dad, I’ve been able to get into this programming thing, and I’m beginning to really dig it. As it… Continue reading "Starting on a Text Adventure"