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Before the Dark Crystal 2

by Marion

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File size: 40 MB
Downloaded: 914 times
Graphics: 800x600, 16-bit color

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Fan Game
Release Date:
6 Apr 2015
AGS Panel Rating:
Not rated yet
Player Rating:
Medium length 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?!
Joke game You know when it fits this category ;)
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Training game Games made just to try out AGS
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Content advisory:
Occasional, mild

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About this game

Remake of the first “Before the Dark Crystal”. Longer and entirelly hand-drawn, this point & click adventure game is a fan-game of the movie “Dark Crystal”. Take control of a young Gelfling captured by the Skeksis, and survive in the Crystal castle until you find a way out. The security slider show you when you please the Skeksis or not : be careful not to upset them, or this will be a game over ! - Right click to look at something - Left click to walk and interact with something or someone Language: French, English *** All my games are available at : http://marionpoinsot.fr
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Marion has worked on 25 other games: (see them >>)

AGS Awards Nominations

Nominated, Best Background Art 2015

Nominated, Best Character Art 2015

4 people commented on this game (newest first):

Is this on steam too?
2016-09-01 21:46:24 by soulcypher
An enchanting game, quite puzzling at the beginning, then pretty A->B afterwards, but I love the context in which it is written, and how it plays out.
2015-07-29 22:15:46 by Andy
Good game.
2015-04-18 21:36:34 by Fribbi
This game is absolutely beautiful, and the character sprites are perfect. The atmosphere is great and the music is superb. I wish there was a bit more puzzles, but mainly because I wanted to play more. I was very sad to see it end because Marion did such a great job of bringing the Dark Crystal back into our lives. Well done, and thank you for this wonderful piece of eye candy.
2015-04-14 23:20:53 by NickyNyce
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