Text Games: an Interview with Justin Walsh (Tecton)
by Ben Gorlick
Ben Gorlick recently interviewed Justin Walsh, Producer of the text rpg game from Iron Realms Entertainment, Achaea. Justin, who is a native born Australian, has a unique story about how playing Iron Realms text-games led to him living part of the year in the United States and the other part in Australia!
In this interview, Walsh shares the many facets of being a producer of an online video game, as well as his favorite moments as the God of Evil Shaitan (which he played prior to ascending into his current role). In this interview, Walsh also gleans on many of the new interesting features of Achaea including the War system, his personal views on text-gaming, and what challenges he sees facing it now and in the future.