New blog post! I’ve been working on ScummVM’s new Director engine lately, and ended up falling down a rabbit hole of weird parser stuff getting a 90s indie Mac game running. https://www.mistys-internet.website/blog/blog/2022/01/06/do-you-speak-the-lingo/
@misty Cool writeup! The world of pre-UTF-8 encodings is wild and wooly. 💪
@misty everything about this is amazing
@SpindleyQ Thank you! It was a real journey to debug
@misty It sounds really fun and rewarding! Makes me wanna dip my toes in
@misty Fascinating write up!
@misty *mutters something about improvised programming languages whose creators never thought things through*
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