Examples and tips of use have been included in the library files in between code, to have the code and the instructions close to each other. There is also a separate quick reference file which gives a quick overview of all the most important features.

The following posts will deal with some of the above features explained in a somewhat closer detail.

You will find the ALAN system and all its downloads, including the extensive library, at

What They Say

"If I was to write a new text adventure I wouldn't bother with any other authoring system. Alan is just that much easier."

Felix Pleșoianu