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He's Gone Historical (Calacver)

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File size: 1.6 MB
Downloaded: 3,676 times
Graphics: 320x200, 8-bit (256 col)
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3 Aug 2005
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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
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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Bad LanguageNone
ViolenceOccasional, mild


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

Game is about a struggling student discovering an adventure in a very weird place. On top of this he must complete his CS project.

5 people commented on this game (newest first):

I found this through the Lucky Dip. Overall, it's a good game, the graphics are simple but they suit the plot twist. The worst aspect of the game may be the puzzles, they were too illogical and required by far too much guessing and pixel hunting.
2014-08-24 23:11:40 by ArgyBoi
this game was GREAT!! i would recommend to everyone: Play this game!!
2005-08-13 10:15:42 by angellight
this game was GREAT fun, I would recommend everyone trying this game.
2005-08-13 10:13:43 by angellight
He's Gone Historical was a game that really surprised me. It was a reasonably small download with no screenshot so my expectations were low. It turned out to be a charming little game.

He's Gone Historical is a comedy in two very distinct acts. The first part of the game is a more domestic adventure set on a university campus. Then, half way through the game suddenly becomes a medieval adventure with wizards, pirates and dragons. There is a pleasing game length and some nice retro graphics which were apparantly painstakingly drawn pixel by pixel.

The game has its flaws. Some of the humour falls a little flat, opting for lazy surrealism and dull references. Also, the second part of the game is rather complex with some confusing puzzles where you have to exhaust all the conversation options with the right person at the exact right time. Still, having said that, the puzzles are largely quite logical and much of the dialogue is very funny indeed.

All in all, He's Gone Historical is a very enjoyable first effort and I would definitely love to see a sequel surface sometime in the future
2005-08-12 07:17:31 by madmanmunt
Superb game! My pick of the bunch!
2005-08-11 15:04:46 by Mordalles
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