The Magic of Choose Your Own Adventure Books, Beautifully VisualizedThis brings back some fond memories. If I only had the time to read through one of these. Maybe next year.
There are two ways to look at the legendary Choose
Your Own Adventure books. As reading experiences and childhood
memories, they’re vital. But as data sets for visualizations,
they’re weirdly spectacular. Observe!
Designer Christian Swinehart has parsed piles upon piles of
Choose Your Own Adventure titles, and rendered them as a series of
visualizations, from charts documenting how frequent “catastrophic”
endings occur as opposed to “favorable” ones to animated
representations of every single permutation of a given book to a
full-on digital copy of Zork, which tracks your every move on a