The third and final entry in my Sieging the Dwarf Fortress series is now up over at Games.On.Net. It’s been an intriguing, sometimes confusing, but incredibly rewarding trip through a crazy ASCII realm.
In the last installment, we left poor Deduk alone in his bed, having faced a dwarven civilisation massacre. Does this tale have a happy ending? You’ll have to read on to find out.
Yes, the show had to go on, and so it was with a heavy heart that I booted up Dwarf Fortress again; the first time I had done so since poor Deduk had given up on life. Before I was able to begin a new game though, I had to pay him a final visit.
I needed one last screenshot of his sleepy moments before his world went dark and faced the nothingness of the recycle bin, trapped forever in digital limbo…Continue