0 votes
by (120 points)
Has anyone had experience embedding a Twine game into an email?

1 Answer

0 votes
by (154k points)
Please use the Question Tags next time to include information about which version of the Twine application you are using, as well as the name and full version number of the story format. Answers can vary based on this information.

When you say "embedding ... into an email" do you mean:

1. Attach the Story HTML file you "published" to an email.

If so that I suggest first placing that HTML file (as well as any external media files it needs) within an archive file (like ZIP or RAR) and then attaching that achive file to your email instead.

2. Embedding the contents of the Story HTML file directly into the body of the email.

A Twine game (Story HTML file) is a HTML5 / Javascript based web-application, and the security systems of email client / previewing applications generally won't allow the running of JavaScript from within a email body. This secruity restriction exists to stop SPAMers from hijacking your email client.
Welcome to Twine Q&A, where you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community.

You can also find hints and information on Twine on the official wiki and the old forums archive.

See a spam question? Flag it instead of downvoting. A question flagged enough times will automatically be hidden while moderators review it.
...