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by Ibispi and Babar

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File size: 33.4 MB
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3 Oct 2016
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MAGS game
Short game Can be completed within 30 minutes
Medium length game Takes at least 30 mins to finish
Full length game As long as a Sierra / LucasArts classic
MAGS game Monthly AGS competition entry
Non-adventure game Using Adventure Game Studio for something else?!
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About this game

a MAGS game jam game for the theme 'Pure evil'. The game was kind of rushed so it's missing a lot of interactions.............enjoy
See the people who made this game and any other games they've worked on >>
Music, character sprites, animation, dialogues, programming
Ibispi has worked on 4 other games: (see them >>)
a sparkly animation
Matt Frith has worked on 11 other games: (see them >>)
a logo sound
Bror_Jon has worked on 3 other games: (see them >>)

AGS Panel Review

"A great idea and a unique setting. Though this promising MAGS game is far from finished, it's still worth your time."

3 people commented on this game (newest first):

The universe this small comp entry relies on is really intriguing - biomaterial, autocratic rulers, bizarre science. Yet we only get a glimpse to see of this world, invented by the mastermind of infamous Babar.

The soundtrack is probably the strongest element: Ibispi composed with great talent a hauntingly beautiful retro sountrack, reminiscient of the great classic 'Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis'. I downloaded the songs additionally too.

Also his animated designs for the character sprites are both well readable and strangely futuristic looking.
Just the backgrounds could deserve a bit more refining. Yet their bold, simple shapes have some abstract graphical appeal to it.

The writing is up to the point and clearly understandable.

Really short, but rewarding game. 8/10 points
2016-10-10 23:23:21 by Embla
I think this had the best setting of any of this month's MAGS games. There was clearly a lot of world-building that went on and a mad flurry of effort to get finished by the end of the competition. It felt short, but not overly rushed. Great work.
2016-10-09 07:21:09 by Gurok
The idea behind this game seems like it could be interesting, but it all ends before the story really gets going. The fact that it was only made in a few hours does show, but there is still some potential there.
2016-10-06 21:52:15 by Riaise
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