News

Events, new releases, and other timely announcements that something is happening in the IF world.

Authoring

Discussion about all aspects of creating IF: tools, technical issues, "how do I do this", and more.

Community

A category for discussions about the IF community, including competitions, websites/forums, personalities, trends, and meetups.

Meta

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.

Spoilers

Any discussion about games that people may want to avoid until they've played the games themselves.

Reviews

Reviews of IF works. Spoilers should be hidden inside spoiler tags here.

Not IF

A category for all discussions about things that aren't part of IF: music, movies, politics, celebrities, etc.

Philosophy

A category for discussing the "theory" or "craft" of IF, as well as philosophical musings and shower thoughts.