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

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by pIMGale - Jam Entry

Mother said:
The pIMGale will take you on a trip beneath the surface.
To places few have viewed.

play pIMGale online

a game made with footage found beneath the surface on youtube
(mostly IMG <4_ditig_number>)

and twine 2 preview

by us ben, david, elke
and all IMGers
shouts to marillenknoedl

Downloads and Links




PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 6:38am

Amazingly good use of Twine!
Shows what can be done, and what Interactive Fiction can be.

Feels a bit like an experiment of what can be done.

My computer is from the stone age so the videos took a while to load.

But would be fun to see what can be done with this!

pht59x says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:27am

Mother said: what the hell is that?

Pinktreeleaf says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 3:55pm

yep. that was unique.I wonder if he video's and the words were random or designed.

Apr 29, 2014 @ 3:57pm

Gets stuck on the video with the gliders for me, couldn't see a way of making it move forward.

Mase says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 4:06pm

I found this extremely captivating.

Snoother says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 4:25pm

Really interesting experiment, pushing twine to its limits. Love the looping nature of it.

xdegtyarev says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 7:14pm

hehe :)

pIMGale says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 7:28pm

SecondDimension: maybe enlarge your browserwindow on the bottom, on small windows some text might clip on the bottom. On the gliders page the word 'flight' will take you further.

Snoother: actually the final link is looping the game unintentionally, but we will leave it since you like it :]
originally we wanted the link to point to youtube directly e.g:

jsspiegel says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 8:44pm

Really nice experimental game! I love all of the looks at different cultures around the world :)

May 2, 2014 @ 11:20pm

A quite unique entry. Nicely done!

Hyoga-3D says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 2:11am

Nice idea of game, maybe in the future games will be something like that. Congrats!

Chaoseed says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 2:19pm

I would never have thought of doing something like this, so that's good! And you did it with Twine? Interesting. The experience was...kinda random, I wasn't sure what the point was. Personally I think it could have used a bit more writing and explanation. In all, though, I'm glad you made it. ;)

Claude-Henry says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 2:48pm

hmmmmm......... well........ wow...... ok...

all that to say, iteresting and intriguing, nice job, quite like it

copain says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 2:52pm

experimental and interessant.

jsmars says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 3:39pm

Interesting entry! Well done!

Candyhandy says ...
May 7, 2014 @ 4:32pm

Crazy unique, i want whatever you're smoking.

May 7, 2014 @ 6:36pm

Awesome experimental game ! It's always a pleasure to discover this kind of innovation, especially when it was made for a ludum dare ! Good job :D

jacklehamster says ...
May 9, 2014 @ 3:43am

Seems like a good idea, but it didn't seem to work so well on my browser. The journey stopped after I clicked follow and finished the second video.

pIMGale says ...
May 9, 2014 @ 1:24pm

just grind some pIMGale
[or any other 4 digit number]

lasagnegames says ...
May 12, 2014 @ 9:59am

I love what you did with putting together those footages and giving a sense of being driven by a story, a story which sometimes i hadn't understood but great experiment anyway!

loxo says ...
May 17, 2014 @ 6:10pm

Truly unique idea! But I would have liked a simpler story.

TeamFlare says ...
May 19, 2014 @ 9:23am

This was interesting. Very unique idea.

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