alexp, A Founder of

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Beginning of Time

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5/31/2020 9:35 AM

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Duel Stats

40 wins / 33 losses


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Hi there, I'm Alex, and I created the site.

Unfortunately, I don't really visit much these days (my day job is in front of a computer all day), but I do my best to ensure the server is running. I'll occasionally check out storgames (thanks for making them, by the way, I love them).

If there are any urgent server problems, please contact me via the contact form or email me direct at apapadimoulis - at - inedo - dot - com.

I really can't help with site administration or moderation issues though.

Trophies Earned

Founding the website. Having Infinite Points Given by alexp on 06/23/2006 Given by BerkaZerka on 01/09/2017 - Thanks for the awesome site update! Given by chocobot on 06/23/2006 Given by EndMaster on 06/22/2012 - For creation of this cool site Given by Fleshnblood_78 on 08/13/2006 - Cause the site rocks. Given by Havacoman on 06/23/2006 Given by JJJ-thebanisher on 06/23/2006 Given by madglee on 06/18/2012 - Long forgotten passes through. "Away, away!" she said. Given by march5th00 on 06/23/2006 Given by mizal on 05/07/2022 - Long overdue for the man who made this all possible. Given by solostrike on 06/23/2006 Given by tsmpaul on 02/25/2008 - And the award goes to... (drum roll please)... Alexp for hitting the Top Games list! Given by Will11 on 01/15/2017 - For creating this wonderful site


The Proposal

The RingYou play as my girlfriend (Katrina T) and find out what it's like to be proposed to by your boyfriend of five years. This is actually a true story and really happened. Don't worry, there's no way to lose and all paths lead to the same place. But it's a fun story no less.

Er, hey Dan Videc, you're in my game!


A series of tests for advanced storygames



Scripting Scenario: The Item Shop

This is a sample storygame to demostrate how the scenario presented in The Item Shop article works in an actual storygame.





The LT/GT Workaround

Articles Written

Basics of Scripting
Introduces the reader to the concept and basics of Scripting, a tool that allows authors to have more precise control over what happens in their storygame.

Scripting Code Reference
A reference guide for Script Code intenteded for users already familiar with programming and advanced features of storygames.

Recent Posts

Upcoming Site Changes on 1/9/2017 5:49:58 AM


Thanks JJJ!

And thanks everyone for continuing to make great content despite having such an ancient site.


New Site Guidelines on 8/25/2015 9:08:25 AM


I hope to return to get the site a little more accessible, modern someday; in the mean time, thanks all (especially 3J, Seth, BZ) for keeping the content awesome.

So, the storygame bug is back... on 7/6/2015 10:23:00 PM

Looks like I missed a CInt.


So, the storygame bug is back... on 7/5/2015 12:53:22 PM

Thanks; I replaced every CInt() with CLng().

In case you're wondering why this all of a sudden was a problem...

CInt() converts text to an Integer number, but when I originally wrote that code (2003?) I didn't realize/consider that it was "only" a 16-bit integer. This means the number has a max value of 32,767... and the "StoryGameID" finally exceeded that value.

So, that's a lot of storygames :)

Can't Make a New Storygame on 7/4/2015 3:43:48 PM

thanks fixed!

v20150001 Update on 1/25/2015 9:29:24 PM

Sorry all, been caught up with everything else lately... but just wanted to fix a couple really annoying bugs -- the Duel and image Upload thing. So, that's what's in this update. Cheers!

v20140011 Updates on 7/6/2014 9:33:01 PM

Some minor bug fixes that should end some big annoyances, including the "PM that can never get unread"....

... also the length calculations have changed. @JJJ-thebanisher can provide more details (and will hopefully see this notice).

Names with Dashes don't get forum tag notification on 6/21/2014 3:29:12 PM

FYI, I used a RegEx to do the matching, so it's only looking for @ plus string of alpha-numeric chars. Just need to add "dash" in as a valid matching character.

Readjust Length Calculation on 6/20/2014 7:21:41 PM

Well, judge for yourself! I'll email the spreadsheet and the code (which hopefully isn't that bad to follow), at least to see what it does with the #s


Multiple Ratings + Times Finished on 6/20/2014 7:10:43 PM

almost 100%, just looked at it recently

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