Author Topic: FALL  (Read 1236 times)

Pogwizd

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Re: FALL
« Reply #20 on: 23 Oct 2020, 09:19 »
To be honest, UKZ sent me a PM with the solution but I guess opening a Tips and Hints thread is not a bad idea :)

Sinitrena

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Re: FALL
« Reply #21 on: 24 Oct 2020, 02:30 »
Intresting game with good graphics. Most problems were already pointed out by others, so I won't repeat them here.

But I do have a question, concerning a puzzle at the end, so spoilers:

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The code for the safe. It was clear that the code was the year the painting was created. That's straightforward enough. But was there anywhere a hint when this was? When I look at it, Jonathan just wonders when it was painted, I can't talk to anybody else, I couldn't find any other items in this section. Am I, as the player, really just supposed to know this? I ended up googling, but that would be really bad design. Requiering an internet connection to solve a puzzle is not a good idea. So, did I miss something?

Re: FALL
« Reply #22 on: 24 Oct 2020, 05:04 »
Intresting game with good graphics. Most problems were already pointed out by others, so I won't repeat them here.

But I do have a question, concerning a puzzle at the end, so spoilers:

Spoiler: ShowHide
The code for the safe. It was clear that the code was the year the painting was created. That's straightforward enough. But was there anywhere a hint when this was? When I look at it, Jonathan just wonders when it was painted, I can't talk to anybody else, I couldn't find any other items in this section. Am I, as the player, really just supposed to know this? I ended up googling, but that would be really bad design. Requiering an internet connection to solve a puzzle is not a good idea. So, did I miss something?


Hi Sinitrena! Thank you for playing my game.

spoilers:
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You didn't miss anything.  I'm sorry. Just like you thought, it's the puzzle that needed outside information.
I thought it would be easy to search because the internet is a common environment in South Korea(my country).

Whatever the reason may be, I don't think it was good to make puzzles using external information.

I'm not planning to put this kind of puzzle in the next project. Thank you for enjoying the game!


« Last Edit: 24 Oct 2020, 05:11 by ukz530 »