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Finish the story. (?)

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This is a little eerie project I put together in a couple of hours today. It's not much, but I think it came out kindaaa neat.

There are little objects thrown around that reveal little titbits about the story- click them to pick them up!

Controls:
A / D - Move left and Right
W - follow pathway to new area
Mouse - interact with objects

Thanks for playing !

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Patch 1.2:
-Added 4 new story objects
-Added arrow key controls
-Tweaked some story elements
-Added moon to end area/ending sequence
-Embedded the RIP font

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okay, the sounds were a great fit to a horror game like this, but the footsteps literally ruined it all. The game was a little confusing, I understood a bit of what happened throughout the objects, but the question I still can't figure out after playing this game twice is who am I playing in the story, and how is he relevant to what happened? good game all around though.

Art was bad, sound effects sucked, map was bad, gameplay was bad. Doesnt seem like you put much effort into your idea. I think your game would have been interesting if youd worked on it. Calling it a "game" is a bit much imho. Also the footsteps? Most annoying sound ever

When ever i hear the footsteps, i always say: baderp-aderp over and over again. I don't know wy that makes me laugh! XD

I keep getting a glitch where I walk to left without being able to stop. This happens after I pick up the shovel.

This game is quite interesting and creepy. You did great work with this one so five stars from me!

PS: Is the protagonist supposed to be a cop that joined a Satanic cult called the South Star Church, murdered his family and buried their bodies as part of some profane ritual to gain "enlightenment", and then he went mad and murdered every member of the cult and then buries the cult members in a mass grave? That's what I inferred from the game's areas, the items laying about, and the ending.

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Score
3.29 / 5.00

Uploaded
Apr 23, 2016
3:50 PM EDT
Genre
Adventure - Other
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  • Daily 5th Place April 25, 2016