Ludum Dare 30 — August 22nd-25th, 2014 — Theme: Connected Worlds

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by Caliber_Project - Jam Entry

This unfinished text-based novel is created in Twine and my Debut entry to Ludum Dare. Reach is about a lonesome resident living in a motel, who experiences certain dreams when interacting with people.

I do have an interest in improving it in the future,where I would like to include audio (especially ambient) for instance that fits with the scenarios.

[Update 8-26-2014]
- Link has been fixed. Thanks Snoother!

The theme within context of the game is supposed to have symbolism socially and metaphorically.

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Snoother says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 11:46am

It has promise, and it's good that you fiddled with the default Twine format to make it look more unique. But obviously it isn't complete so it's hard to fully judge.

Also I recommend that you host it on At the moment you've put it up as a web link but it actually has to be downloaded -- this will probably annoy people, trust me, and you may well lose potential players because of it.

Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:35pm

Thanks Snoother for the hosted site referral. I recently edited the link for quick acess.

Capitals says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:06pm

It's always difficult to rate text adventures, usually the stories are not interesting and I often am watching something while I test these games. This caught me off guard.

Spang says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:08pm

Nice Novel ^^, thanks for changing the link now works better.

bluemaroo3 says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:13pm

Great to see another twine story/game on here. Good luck with developing it further post jam :)

OinkIguana says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:15pm

Interesting story, but I kept reaching unfinished endings and then gave up trying to find a not-unfinished one. There were also a few typos in the text. No sound or graphics, due to it being a text game. The layout was fine, but didn't seem to add to the lonely motel guy atmosphere.

PixelFeet says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:35pm

Very interesting story, wished to have seen more of it completed but i totally understand not having time for it all.

GrooveMan says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 8:51am

It's always a shame when text-based entries have unfinished dead ends. Sometimes narrowing your scope and revising your story so what you /do/ have comes to a functional conclusion is the best option, even if it's not your initial vision.

PaperBlurt says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 9:25am

A good start, but would be fun to see the entire thing.

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