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The Shortest Journey

by Matt Frith

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File size: 13 MB
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Operating System(s):
Windows
Story Type:
Original
Release Date:
26 May 2016
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Short game (can be completed within 30 minutes)
Short game Can be completed within 30 minutes
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MAGS game Monthly AGS competition entry
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About this game

Made in two weeks for #Advjam2016 Manu dreams of finding treasure. A short, dialog-free point and click adventure game by Matt Frith, featuring the music of 'Sounds for Pixels' Left Click to interact. Right Click deselects inventory item.
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Matt Frith has worked on 11 other games: (see them >>)

4 people commented on this game (newest first):

An absolutely adorable little game with lovely graphics and story but weighed down by a bug in the inventory as well as a slightly annoying trial and error puzzle and somewhat unsatisfying ending that leaves things unresolved. Still, it's well animated and handles the nonverbal communication excellent.
2016-06-03 22:48:10 by Blondbraid
Nice little game. Visuals where pleasant. Nice mix of puzzles.
I did find a game breaking bug near the end when you try to use a certain inventory item that shouldn't be there. But don't let that put you off. Still worth a play when you want something short and sweet.
2016-06-03 20:19:50 by Two Tales
This was a fun little game that I really enjoyed playing. I hope that there will be more additions to this game in the future as the end of the game sort of hints at.
2016-05-31 22:44:01 by Michael2968
While the lack of verbal communication makes this game quite unique it manages to convey the plot story and this game has all what is a adventure game, plus very nice graphics and sounds like in Matt's other games.
2016-05-31 20:40:37 by blur
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