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

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Prophecy of the Villain

by Pitzik4 - Jam Entry

This is a top-down RPG-style pixelated game. I can't say much more here without giving away the story, but that's all you need to know before you play it, really. Help is included in-game.
I didn't finish the game in time, so it's incomplete, but all that's missing is a couple of chunks of the storyline, so it's completely playable, but very, very small. I might upload a complete version later.

And, oh, yes, it does have a goat in it. :)

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Wan & Manu says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 10:51am

I gave up after two quests, cause I didn't know what to do anymore, so I probably missed a few things (like fighting, since you mentioned a sword)... But overall the game works pretty well, & the story is fun! The ability to swim & the footsteps to keep track of where you've already been are a nice touch :)

On the downside it seems like the game involves a lot of wandering around in the grass, and given that there's very few point of interests, it gets a bit boring when you don't know in advance where you're supposed to go. Otherwise, good entry!

Shugor says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 12:12am

I quite enjoyed this game, for what I played with it. just like the person above, I couldn't figure out what I was supposed to do. I got up to the bit where all the villagers start running away and you can kill them. Perhaps there was some hint in the text, but it would skip past quite quickly some of the time. Other than that, it was pretty fun and a good effort for a 72 hour jam.

Pitzik4 says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 2:11am

I'm glad to be receiving positive feedback for this game! It's not finished, so as you can see the world is mostly empty, the directions are poor, and there's no winning condition, but now that I see people like it, I'm quite probably going to make a complete version. So, pretty much what I'm saying is, thanks, glad you enjoyed the game!

Gornova says ...
Dec 23, 2012 @ 3:43pm

Nice effort! Game need more thing to interact with it, so seems "empty"

I really appreciate cutscenes, well done!

LTyrosine says ...
Dec 23, 2012 @ 7:14pm

Very nice. Reminds me Kings Quest somehow.

galman says ...
Jan 5, 2013 @ 10:00am

Nice game! I really like it. You should really work more on a post-compo version, it would be really fun :)

schnerble says ...
Jan 6, 2013 @ 7:11pm

Kinda cool... ambitious to go for an RPG in such a short time, but some nice ideas there :)

TehSkull says ...
Jan 7, 2013 @ 6:28am

I like where this is going. Reminds me of the old Cartoon Network Summer Resort games.

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