Ludum Dare 29 — April 25th-28th Weekend — Theme: Beneath the Surface

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Dystopian Scratchcard Thriller

by MikeyPB - Jam Entry

Made using Stencyl in less than 6 hours. I was very busy over this weekend but wanted to use LD as an opportunity to try out the new image manipulation features in Stencyl that I haven't had the chance to learn yet!

It's a scratch card simulator with a story. Read and scratch.

Submitted as a Jam entry as I got help for the story - all text was written by Joe Clark (apart from one line from the final story scene as I was meant to put some stats in but ran out of time).

Joe on deviantArt: http://monstroooo.deviantart.com

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Ratings

#198Theme(Jam)3.50
#261Innovation(Jam)3.27
#529Overall(Jam)2.94
#588Audio(Jam)2.31
#589Fun(Jam)2.53
#707Graphics(Jam)2.27
#1989Coolness22%

Comments

Apr 28, 2014 @ 9:02am

Ha, nice idea. Good work with the scratch-effect!

Apr 28, 2014 @ 8:38pm

Hah! I love it! Very relaxing, and I like the dark story! Fits well with the theme.

ceosol says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 2:58am

The scratch effect was great. I noticed that you can scratch in a circle at the bottom right of the boxes and it still counts win or loss without seeing the symbols. It didn't stop the game from being fun, just letting you know :)

lonewookie says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:57am

Very simple, but oddly captivating. The story is a nice touch!

Trilby says ...
May 8, 2014 @ 8:49am

Nice setting. This is better than I expected.

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