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Witches and Werewolves

by Capitals - Compo Entry

Witches and Wolves:
Greetings witch. Your mission is to rid this kingdom of these peasents, and it's peasent king. Convert the populous to Werewolves and take the capital by storm.
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Tools:
Unity 5.3.2
Photoshop CC 2015
PyxelEdit
Fonts Used:
Euphorigenic
Mailart Rubberstamp Regular
Requiem
Underworld

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Tutorial Text:
On the left is the map. With cities, villages and towns all with fresh peasent blood! Click the icons on the map to view more details.

On the right is the villager details, your stats and the villager stats.

When you convert a peasent into a werewolf the village will get clues about a werewolf being among them and will vote on who to kill to try to catch the werewolf.

<b>Loyalty</b> = Increases the chance you aren't voted on.
<b>Deviousness</b> = As a wolf, they are more likely to kill on their own accord.

Keep your eye on the log, in the bottom right, it'll tell you more about whats happening and help you out along the way.

Just press next, in the bottom right corner, to continue.

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Questions:
@NoLevelCap

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#313Innovation3.37
#466Overall3.21
#549Graphics2.84
#573Theme3.21
#675Fun2.82
#1626Coolness37%

Comments

Marcellus says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:22pm

link is dead, will come back later

ezombort says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:17pm

I like the style and the concept but unfortunately the text is so small and unclear on the web version that I cannot read the text. It also took very long time for the unit player to load so maybe thats why the other commenter throught the link was dead? I got this error in the Chrome dev console: UnityLoader.js:1 pre-main prep time: 8268 ms.

ezombort says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:18pm

Just realized that there is a fullscreen button :) Now it looks much better! My bad.

ezombort says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 3:20pm

Sorry for comment spamming but the Web link do not have the fullscreen button as far as I can see but the version embedded in this page has it so use that one.

Cerno_b says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 10:34am

Looks very good, but it's not really my genre. I like the concept though. Some music would be nice. Witchy McWitchface! :)

Apr 20, 2016 @ 3:03am

Pretty fun and tough!

solkar says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 10:22am

I don't understand how the game works at all. Maybe some more clear icons in the map would help to identify the different elements.

Apr 22, 2016 @ 4:33am

I really enjoyed the text-based game-play. I can tell a quite a bit of thought and writing was involved. My only suggestion would be to consider doing some tinkering with the log. With the text lines running so close together, it can get a little hard to read and keep up with paragraphs of actions. Maybe changing text color or increasing text size for particular actions (such as when a wolf has been killed by the mob etc.) could really aid readability. Over-all, I love the direction this game is going. Very fun!

Zgragselus says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 2:47pm

It is really quite complex. I really like it.

pogo says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 3:41pm

I enjoyed the tactical elimination of targets, and the ramping cost of converting. It was a little unclear that I could only have one werewolf in each town, and that made taking over larger towns very challenging. I'd have liked a little more concise text, or a dedicated screen for the map and village views.

eduardogacn says ...
Apr 23, 2016 @ 7:33pm

good game :)

Przekop says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 11:33am

Damn your concept sounds really similiar to mine. Shame that links dont work.

Jaenis says ...
May 8, 2016 @ 2:13pm

Great game!

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