April 26th-29th 2013 :: Theme: Minimalism

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by TarikaOne - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Paradox is a small RPG about a young scientist who gets whisked off into the future because of freak accident with an experiment with a potato. More explanation in the comments...

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TarikaOne says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 2:11am

Sorry about the rushed description but I wanted to make sure to submit on time. The game was originally written in MonoGame, but because of some issue I was having with OpenGL on laptops, i did a quick port back to XNA. The game is no way finished, and programmer graphics do show up a lot, but overall this is a big achievement for me.

I actually created something instead of talking about it, and this competition has made me far more efficient overall so I have to thank LD for that!

The game unfortunately doesn't go far enough to fully explain why it is in the genre minimalistic, the aim is for the game to explore loneliness through the eyes of someone's dreams.

Anyway I hope have fun haha, and I'll make sure to get this one finished so you can actually see what happens.

Aimee (xpod-games.com)

mtrc says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 1:44pm

I got the gun but couldn't figure what else to do :( However, great production values on the intro! Really loved it. Hope you can manage to come back to this and finish it off.

The Consul says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 11:27am

Doesn't start for me. Win 8

GranaDa says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 2:08pm

Nice art and intro. A shame it's not neraly completion. Good entry!

Adipson says ...
May 5, 2013 @ 10:03am

Doesn't start for me too on windows7 :/

MinionStudios says ...
May 8, 2013 @ 6:33pm

A good start. I couldn't get very far, but I like the intro art and story!

deepnight says ...
May 19, 2013 @ 4:10pm

The intro was really cool, which is quite rare for a 48h compo :)
I found the gun, got to second room, but got stuck when I exit on south west. Couldn't go further? Maybe I missed something?

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