Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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Victorian Era Linguistics Training Manual

by DrHahn - Jam Entry

Learn Victorian-era slang in this theatre-like cockney-em-up!
Punch out your co-actor post-scene to advance!
Have no idea what's going on!

All these great things are waiting for you in this game! Keep the crowd entertained with your excellent dialogue choices or hurt them with your terrible ones. The tongue CAN be sharper than two-edged sword, yes yes quite.

Made for Ludum Dare #32.

W & S - Cycle Options
A & D - Move Left & Right
Space - Show that cockernanny who's king!

The Afternoonified People Who Made This Delightful Piece Are

David Kilford (@d_kilford)

Yosha Noesjirwan (@HozZaH)

Jared Hahn (@Element_105)

Voice Over
Dale Williams (website)

Downloads and Links




diiq says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:11am

Aww, this looks fun. Any hope of non-Windows builds before judging is over? Or had I better find a VM?

DrHahn says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:48am

@diiq - Mac & Linux builds now live! Just couldn't deal with them due to work.

M9Josh says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 1:11am

Loved the graphics and the sound was spot on too! If I were transported back to the Victorian era I'd feel right at home after playing this.

MrShoestore says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 3:19am

Sound effects are great. The idea is amazing. wish the stages were a bit faster.

diiq says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 1:16am

A really interesting idea. A clearer signal of when things were going well or poorly would have helped -- I spent a long time trying to change the story instead of looking at the audience!

Obviously it would have been a trick to accomplish in the time, but real voice acting, and a hint that you were supposed to play a toff would have helped immensely.

Great work!

Mike Mezhenin says ...
May 7, 2015 @ 7:43pm

This is very confusing, but dash my wig was it also a great game.

May 8, 2015 @ 10:24pm

really fun game and innovative concept

mathmadlen says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 12:44am

Wow, this is great! I love the art, it fit the concept perfectly .)
Great job!

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