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Heartland Deluxe

by LimpingFish

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File size: 24.5 MB
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22 Nov 2006
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Short game (can be completed within 30 minutes)
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
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Content advisory:
Occasional, mild

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27 people have rated this game so far:
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About this game

The deluxe version of my OROW game Heartland.

Nominated for two AGS Awards (2007).

03/04/09: The main download link is back up.

29/03/09: The main download link is currently unavailable. Please use the mirror provided below. Sorry for the inconvenience.

The game is compressed as a self-extracting 7-Zip archive, hence the *.exe of the filename. It is NOT an installer :)
See the people who made this game and any other games they've worked on >>
LimpingFish has worked on 5 other games: (see them >>)
Panorama Module
Kweepa has worked on 19 other games: (see them >>)

AGS Awards

Nominated, Best Background Art 2006

Nominated, Best Short Game 2006

14 people commented on this game (newest first):

A very scary little game! Enjoyed it very much.
The intro was well done, but I felt like the two graphic styles didn't quite match.
Other than that, graphics was really impressive! And I loved the music. And it was very well written. On to the sequel!
2014-08-31 19:18:45 by Lasca
Great short game! Lots of fun!
2008-06-23 21:12:18 by Tala
Absolutely fantastic!!! I wish it was longer,
Great atmosphere, and it's actually the first
3d first person view adventure game I loved
to watch. Great graphics, great sounds, great
dialogs. For me it's just perfect, I just wish it
was longer :P

I'm now playing Unbound.. :D
2008-04-30 19:21:45 by Mr.T
I played again this one before the sequel. Nothing more to say that I'm waiting the third vignette! Really good!
2007-12-22 22:23:31 by bulrog (Bulrog)
I love creepy games... please make the continuation sequel.
2007-10-20 03:38:58 by uvaagsfan
Wow! Scary shit!!! Pitty it's too short..
2007-09-26 01:31:14 by Optimus
Thanks. :)

Keep an eye on the Games in Production thread for further updates about Unbound, the second Wound Vignette, due for release soon.

Thanks again.
2007-09-01 22:03:38 by LimpingFish
Just finished it. Dang it's creepy! I love the atmosphere, the graphics, sounds.. Everything! I'd love to see more :-)
2007-08-27 11:20:48 by Blue
Thanks, everybody, for the positive messages.
It's very encouraging when people enjoy something enough to post about it. :)

As for a sequel, the short answer is yes.

Yes, the larger story has yet to be told and yes it will be.

When it will be is another matter ;)

Thanks again.
2007-02-24 01:59:56 by LimpingFish
This is the best AGS game I've ever played. The ending left me thirsting for more. Is a part 2 in the works?
2007-02-23 05:30:35 by
Too bad that it is so short. When it started to be really interesting, it is the end...
Further episod to come?
2007-01-11 23:04:30 by Anonymous (Bulrog)
This is a wonderful game, I was really sucked in to it. I would love to see a longer game leading on from this, the story has me really intrigued now!
2006-12-28 16:31:02 by Pelican (Pelican)
Great experience! A blend of graphic novel and adventure. Very short but the author knows how to create suspense. It was really like playing a mystery thriller and, if it was longer, it could easily compete with every comercial game. Puzzles were not too hard but fun and music greatly supported the atmosphere. I Also liked the very professional gfx (the drawings at the beginning were a great addition to the original). Great work LimpingFish, keep on making such intense games!!!
2006-12-02 18:13:49 by mode7 (mode7)
Your game is marvellous, Fish. :)
I recommend that everybody should play this game. ;)
2006-11-29 23:34:00 by Pmdee (Pmdee)
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