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Few book series celebrated narrative possibility and experimented with branching storytelling in as unique a way as the Choose Your Own Adventure novels. They were largely the work of R.A. Montgomery, who died aged 78 on Nov. 8. Read more...
Mr. Montgomery recognized the potential of a book that let the reader choose between two actions and endings.
Paul Thomas Anderson never ceases to amaze. He makes a rain of frogs look plausible, turns Adam Sander into an actor, and makes an iconic image out of drinking milkshakes. He’s always doing something surprising and wonderful. Anderson’s latest film, Inherent Vice, is two hours of those moments loosely strung together with a detective narrative. Show More Summary
One of the main writers of the Choose Your Own Adventure series has died aged 78. RA Montgomery was also the key to the books getting published. Although some obituaries are listing Montgomery as the creator of the series, that’s not entirely accurate. The idea itself is usually credited to Edward Packard, who developed the […]
R.A. Montgomery, author and publisher of the Choose Your Own Adventure children’s book series, has died at age 78 at his home in Vermont. Raymond Almiran Montgomery graduated from Williams College and attended Yale Divinity School. After...Show More Summary
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Whether that be moving to a new country, city, or just moving into your own space — growth and adventure are sure to follow.
A recently published study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reads like a grim Choose Your Own Adventure tale of global population dynamics. What if the next pandemic wiped out 2 billion people? What if the entire...Show More Summary
Dragon Age: The Last Court is a web based narrative-centric digital card game set in the Dragon Age universe. Think something like a choose your own adventure story where your character’s traits and abilities evolve over time. You can the game by logging into https://dragonagekeep.com/ and clicking on the option button on the upper right […]
These awesome giant, textured mushrooms are the work of Belgian-born, Stockholm-based artist Carsten Höller. Spending time in their presence feels like an opportunity to dip your own toes into Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. The upside-down mushrooms are from Höller’s recent installation for the Gagosian Gallery at Frieze New York. Show More Summary
[Old-school Dtoid community blogger craineum shares his last seven Halloween adventures with us. What an awesome dad! Want to see your own stuff appear on the front page? Go write something! --Mr Andy Dixon] I haven't written an article here in a long time. Show More Summary
Neil Patrick Harris, who may be on track to take over all entertainment in the next 20 years, recently published "Choose Your Own Autobiography." The format, based on the popular "Choose Your Own Adventure" books recognizable to anyone...Show More Summary
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Ester: Hello! We are here to talk about your adorable pit bull, Red, who is sleeping peacefully next to me right now. Would you tell me about your adventures as a dog owner and what they have cost you? Charrow: Well, when people sayShow More Summary
Sleep No More is a Lynchian lost world, a timewarp, and walking out of it, you feel like you might have just emerged from a fugue state.
Canopies flirt with synth-pop and psychedelics, creating ear-catching and intricate warbled soundscapes. “Choose Yer Own Adventure” is from the Milwaukee group’s upcoming debut album, Maximize Your Faith, and like the classic book genre from which the song gets its name, the band has their eye firmly rooted on the past. The song pinwheels around a [...]
(YouTube link) Wouldn’t it be great if a haunted house tour was like a Choose Your Own Adventure book? In the 3D world, that would make haunted house attractions unbelievably big and expensive, but it’s possible, with the technology of YouTube. Show More Summary
Choose your own adventure... click on the image above and watch the double sided story. Make sure to press r during the video! Here's a teaser vid: