InsideADRIFT ISSN 1743-0577
Issue 23 May/June 2005
News and announcements.
1. Main news
release 46; ADRIFT site traumas;
Reviews Exchange Issue 4 out
1. Competition news
InsideADRIFT Spring results;
ADRIFT Intro Comp 2005; Spring
3. Forum news (
3. Drifters birthdays
4. Events diary
3. Drifters Toolbox: Nothing this issue
6. ADRIFT recent releases
9. InsideADRIFT merchandise
10. Failed intros Some Spies Have All
The Luck by Jason Guest:
The (big) idea by KF
: The law
of diminishing returns.
3. Competitions: why would
anyone enter them.
5. Does anybody c are. By David
7. Manual: Modules
Issue: 23 (May/Jun 05)
Issue 24 due out 30 July 05
News and announcements
ADRIFT 4.0 release 46
At last we have a new release of ADRIFT, but it really is not much more
than a bug fix, though the bugs fixed does include the long term one of
ADRIFT not being good at understanding weights of objects.
ADRIFT site traumas
Towards the end of April the difficulties with the ADRIFT site continued,
with it being down more often than it was up. At least this time the
problems were caused because Campbell Wild was working towards a
Having transferred to a new service provider for his broadband
connection in order to acquire a static IP address, there were times
when the two providers seemed to be involved in a war over his server.
This meant that the ADRIFT site became unavailable as it was pointing
to the wrong address.
Touching wood, those problems seem to be a thing of the past and the
server has been there for us.
Reviews Exchange Issue 4 out now
Issue four has been released by David Whyld and is available from:
Reviews in this issue include:
Authority by Eva Vikstrom œ review by David Whyld
Bedlam by Mark Whitmore œ review by David Whyld
Bolivia By Night by Aidan Doyle œ review by David Whyld
Castle Quest by Andrew Cornish œ review by David Whyld
A Day At The Seaside by Matthew Hunter œ reviews by David Whyld and
Fire In The Blood by Richard Otter œ reviews by David Whyld and Robert
Flat Feet by Joel Ray Holveck œ review by David Whyld
Frustrated Interviewee by Robert Rafgon œ review by David Whyld
House Husband by C. Henshaw œ reviews by David Whyld and Robert