Digital Stage

Much of the writing of the World Wide Web in 1996 is in standard short story format, perhaps with a few pictures or graphics added in, most writers have taken only limited advantage of the opportunity to write in hypertext structures.

— Murray, 58.


Dungeons & Dragons - the original role playing game
"In all of them, the players share a sense of exploring a common fictional landscape and inventing their stories as they go along" (Murray, 42)

Dungeons & Dragons - the original role playing game

"In all of them, the players share a sense of exploring a common fictional landscape and inventing their stories as they go along" (Murray, 42)


These efforts assume a sophistication on the part of the audience, an eagerness to transpose and reassemble the separate elements of a story and an ability to keep in mind multiple alternate versions of the same fictional world

— Murray, 40. Hamlet on the Holodeck.