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Ben Chandler: Paranormal Investigator!

by Grundislav

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21 Jan 2012
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Short game (can be completed within 30 minutes)
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Occasional, mild

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About this game

Oh no! Ben's sweets tin has gone missing! How will he ever enjoy life without his delicious candy?!

This is where you, the player, come in. Guide young Ben Chandler (aka Ben304) through the wild and rugged Australian wilderness as he goes searching for his beloved tin. Who knows, he might even encounter some paranormal phenomena along the way.
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AGS Panel Review

"BC:PI! is a short and funny game set in the Australian outback. It takes some walking around before finding a clear direction, but the many humourous dialogues and witty remarks make this exercise less of a problem."

2 people commented on this game (newest first):

Hilarious game! Very good graphics, odd story and a killingly funny intro sing-along song. The voice acting and music are also very good. Play it for 30 minutes of nonsensical fun!
2012-02-04 09:47:25 by cat
I've had quite some fun with the Bake Sale version of this game while riding a train today, often grinning like a jerk and occasionally chuckling on top of it. Now I wonder if I'll ever get that song out of my head again ... :D

BC:PI is easy, short (about half an hour) and for the most part based on Aussie and AGS in-jokes (what with being a game about Ben Chandler ;) ), but the soundtrack is top notch, the backgrounds beautifully drawn and the voice-acting's quite good, too. In short, it was a very enjoyable distraction and IMO worth buying the bundle all on itself. Kudos and thanks for creating it!
2012-01-21 22:05:31 by Three-Headed Monkey
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