December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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More Afraid of You

by TomSmizzle - 48 Hour Compo Entry

I decided to make a game about a bad thing that happened to me from the other party's perspective in order to understand where they were coming from.

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lur says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 7:32am


Noyb says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:24pm

Hahaha, I love the a capella buzzing soundtrack, always on the verge of descending totally into laughter, and the writing and graphics are quite cute. Text could be integrated a bit better: it either fully restarts or disappears almost as the line finishes being displayed depending on if you've stayed still, and tends to be occluded behind foreground objects near the end.

TomSmizzle says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 6:01pm

Yeah the problem with the foreground objects was something I only noticed quite late, and the text disappearing quickly was a function of some really baffling bugs that happened when I made the text stay. I decided cutting that out and finishing the game made more sense than troubleshooting. It's the Jam way.

Dec 18, 2012 @ 10:59am

SO funny XD loved how you laugh during the bzzz bzzz sound. Maybe text should have been faster

ddionisio says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 6:43am

Nice, best improv music! I couldn't help but laugh along :D I love the dialog and the twist in the end. I feel sorry for the guy! Going through and exploring was somewhat rewarding.

Nick Cash says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 7:25am

The laugh during the buzzing was quite funny, I'm glad you didn't edit it out!

rinaka says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 9:01pm

Great soundtrack and nice narrative!

h.attila says ...
Dec 28, 2012 @ 12:03am

Very good! Funny game.

Jeremias says ...
Jan 1, 2013 @ 4:23pm

Oh my god, the bzzz sound is so funny. I really laughed... especially as you started to avoid laughing. Very funny experience.

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