IF Player extension for VS Code
This extension adds a custom editor to open and play Z-machine and Glulx files, directly in VS Code.
With this extension, you can open Z-machine files (
A story file cannot be opened in more than one tab, but the game state will be kept even the tab is in the background.
If the file is in the currently opened workspace, its corresponding tab will be reloaded every time the file is updated. This can be useful when authoring with Inform: compile the story and the story tab will automatically load the new version.
Alternatively, you can click on the "Reload" button during play to reload the story.
The story tabs respect your current VS Code theme colours. You can further customise the appearance in the settings.
All the settings are prefixed with
This extension is released under the MIT License; see "LICENSE" file.