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A Guide To Actually Completing A Contest Storygame

Beginner, by Mystic_Warrior

How to Create a Codex

Expert, by Killa_Robot

How to Create a Great Title Page

Expert, by Zikara

How to Create a Journal in Your Game

Expert, by Havacoman

How to Create a Name in Your Game

Expert, by zachJohnson

How to Use Chapters, Pages, and Links

Beginner, by solostrike

How to use Characters, Weapons and Combat Rounds

Expert, by tsmpaul

How to use Items

Beginner, by solostrike

How to use Link and Variable Restrictions

Intermediate, by fergie14233

How to use On-Page Variable Tricks

Expert, by BerkaZerka

How to use Random Variables

Intermediate, by solostrike

How to use the Advanced Editor

Intermediate, by JJJ-thebanisher


Joe Dever Interview

Beginner, by Fleshnblood_78


Advanced Item Manipulation

Expert, by BerkaZerka

Advanced Scripting

Expert, by solostrike

Basic HTML

Beginner, by PerforatedPenguin

Basics of Scripting

Beginner, by alexp

Coding Item-Based Battle Sequences

Expert, by Gryphon

Creating an Equipping System

Intermediate, by Gryphon

CYS Script

Beginner, by Ford

How to Create a Variable Item System

Expert, by AzBaz

How to Shuffle a List with Scripting

Intermediate, by BerkaZerka

How to use Scripting to Improve your Story

Beginner, by squatter

Intermediate Scripting

Intermediate, by solostrike

Scripting Code Reference

Expert, by alexp

Scripting Random Encounters and Events

Expert, by solostrike

Scripting Variable Items

Expert, by Zikara

Scripting: Items

Expert, by October


A Guide to Character Creation for Storygames

Intermediate, by Gryphon

Basic Sentence Structure: Additive Sentences

Beginner, by Gower

Choose-Your-Own-Stories, Paths, and Writing

Beginner, by Ogre11

Cumulative Sentences, Part 1

Intermediate, by Gower

Cumulative Sentences, Part 2

Expert, by Gower

Dialogue Punctuation

Beginner, by Gower

Embracing the Writing Process

Beginner, by ninjapitka

Embracing the Writing Process II

Beginner, by ninjapitka

Endmaster's Map to (Im)Mature Story Writing

Intermediate, by EndMaster

How to Co-Author a Story

Intermediate, by madglee

How To Use Thou, Thee, Thy, and Thine in a Story

Beginner, by Gower

How to Write Halfway Decent Prose

Beginner, by jster02

Introduction to Grammar

Beginner, by JeffreyJabs

Overcoming the Fear of Criticism

Beginner, by simplesabley


Beginner, by Leora

Relative Sentences

Beginner, by Gower

Semicolons and Advanced Additive Sentences

Intermediate, by Gower

Understanding Style: The Sweet Style

Beginner, by Gower

Villain Protagonists

Intermediate, by Steve24833

Writing Advice

Beginner, by Will11

The Website

A List of Storygames for People Who Like to Read

Beginner, by Mizal

A Newb's Guide for Improving

Beginner, by WouldntItBeNice

A Tutorial for Teachers

Beginner, by ISentinelPenguinI

Account, Profile, Settings

Beginner, by solostrike

Attention Newbies! Being a Respected CYStian

Beginner, by AestheticLlama

Beginner's Guide to

Beginner, by Shadowdrake27

Commendations, Orders, and Titles

Beginner, by Gower

CYS Forum Advice and Etiquette

Beginner, by Mizal

CYS Website Guidelines

Beginner, by IronPanther


Beginner, by Havacoman

How To Earn Points

Beginner, by TemporDestroyer

How to Obtain Your Own Trophy

Beginner, by Fleshnblood_78

The Ranking System

Beginner, by madglee


Beginner, by Gower

Uploading Pictures

Beginner, by October