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

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TLDR OTT - An Unconventional Weapon

by wooltech - Compo Entry

A journalist wakes up in London and...well...you'll see.

A text adventure made with Twine with over 35 different endings.

(Edited as some story links were broken, game was unplayable. Again.)

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Ratings

Coolness53%
#222Mood3.37
#279Humor3.26
#400Theme3.52
#528Innovation3.14
#580Fun3.00
#583Overall3.14

Comments

PaperBlurt says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:18am

So I like the fact that I can both as intended, but also just dream something else. Nice touch.

hissssssssss says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 7:56am

I liked that this had a lot of different paths and endings, but I think the story lost a bit of coherence because of how many different settings and scenarios it tried to cover.
Also there's a bug on the page for putting on your suit: a set injured = True shows up as regular text.

kabutakogames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 11:52am

Probably one of my favourite entries! I like how each thread had something happening - and I didn't feel like I was missing out by not taking one option or the other

dyfer says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 5:33pm

Haha, a little bit frustrated by the visual part but story is interesting. I wish there is more game like this one in the submission list.

Techblogogy says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:36pm

I love text adventure game, this one has quite a lot of choices and outcomes. This was very fun, fantastic job!

DKoding says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:38pm

I just started enjoying the story and it ended. It would be better with fewer longer stories I think. But still a good game. A little unsure about the theme match.

2R says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:45pm

I like concept of this game.

kyyrma says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:02pm

Lots of options, lots of small stories. I can appreciate pulling off that much written content in the time period you described. Nice work.

MiniBobbo says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:29am

I'll be back to try some of the other endings, but my cats rule the house also.

Apr 23, 2015 @ 4:34am

Lots of different paths and endings, which can be difficult with this amount of time. I really like your node map cover art too.

Rialgar says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:21pm

I found three or four basic storylines, and I think I got most of the endings. The super-villain one makes we want to play Overlord XD.

Nomys_Tempar says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 3:04pm

Your game is very cool, I like all the paths and endings. It's quite challenging to wrote so much endings for me.
I wrote a textual adventure too and your cover art is better than mine ;)

Xanjos says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 5:21pm

Probably one of the best Twine games I've played so far. Every possible story path was absolutely interesting.

rjhelms says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 8:48pm

Really impressive how much there is here. I like that the different stories all approach the theme differently.

LandoSystems says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 12:32am

Would love to see more of these. Great job.

Mantlair says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 2:48pm

It was fun pressing 4 over and over again B) Only found 4-5 endings but it was fun enough i will probably play it again.

Chaoseed says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 3:08pm

Oh damn, I got Cthulhu'd!

And then I was saved by my cuddly owners.

I guess to get the full effect I need to play through and get a whole bunch of endings. Still, though, I can tell there's some good work here. I like the mood and the bits of humor in the writing. :)

spin-down says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 5:02pm

I liked this alot. It was nicely written and had some intresting choices that lead the story well.

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