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Teddy & His Cat

by ruthiepee - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Teddy's cat has run away! Can you help find him?

A click-and-pick adventure game drawn, programmed, and animated entirely in Flash. It starts out friendly, but soon, Teddy finds himself in some odd circumstances...

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woodenrabbit says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 4:15am

Absolutely my favorite :D Especially the pig in glasses

hanoth says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 1:39pm

This is my favorite one yet!

FuzzyWuzzie says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 7:06pm


cirolve says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 2:26am

Haha, this is funny. That pig is hilarious. Great job!

laker says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:56am

OMG!:D So many funny and cute moments:D Really great animation. I don't know how did you manage to make something like this in 2 days, just wow. I like the humor, and I love the font style:D Could you please tell me what font it is?:D

But I didn't like the flow of the game, too much of a pointless clicking.

Overall, I enjoyed it immensely!

ruthiepee says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 7:11pm

Thanks for the kind words and criticisms alike, everyone.

@laker: The font is "Amatic" by Vernon Adams. It's a free font. I agree that the flow could be better! I would've add more Easter egg animations and more obvious "hints" if I'd had time. There's almost no programming involved (just buttons in Flash and a few if statements) so I had the entire 48 hours to focus solely on art.

xdegtyarev says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 9:58pm

Well done!

Sodaware says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 12:22am

Really great presentation, and love the humour! The dog at the start made me laugh, and then it all just got stranger and stranger. I enjoyed watching the story unfold, and certainly didn't predict any of it.

My only complaint is that I didn't get the wear the crown at the end.

Rose says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:25am

Very interesting and a nice break from all the plotless pixel-art entries. I agree that the font looked great. I also loved Teddy's little walk...

cr2crstudios says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:29am

I had some trouble figuring out what to do, but really impressive!

longshorts says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:33am

I almost died of laughter at the scene with the fire. Odd, but in a completely hilarious way!

KunoNoOni says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 3:45am

I can't stop laughing, that was just too funny. Well done!

elefantopia says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 4:38am

Charming graphics, the music complements the humorous writing. Great job!

omaha says ...
May 4, 2014 @ 5:57pm

this was really great. a little dark at times. the animations and characters are fantastic. the sound of the cat talking was delightful.

joe40001 says ...
May 5, 2014 @ 8:03am

I really wish the ending had 2 options, and I think most people who get there will know what the other one is (and it's not a happy ending either)

I will say this game is quite funny, but what makes it by far the funniest LD29 game I've played is just one thing: That dainty little walk the kid has, without that the game might have gotten a 4/5 on humor from me, but with that I wish I could give it a 6/5. Such a dainty little walk lol.

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