Ludum Dare 35 — April 15th-18th, 2016 — Theme: Shapeshift

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The Shapeshifter of Castle Really Quite Likely

by Wokeg - Compo Entry

A text-based Choose Your Own Adventure made in ChoiceScript about an evil biologist dealing with an intruder at the family castle.

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The shapeshifting theme is pretty loose and a little grisly; my writing isn't great and due to restarts this only really got serious work from 2pm on Sunday, so apologies for any awkward phraseology and general poor quality. UPSELLING!

:) So, this is the first time I've ever finished a Ludum Dare project to a reasonable degree of completion. It's also my third go at such, so that's the charm, I guess. Next time I'm hoping to to have something with a little less forced humour and a little bit more player agency.

Final word count (including code): 5560.

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Ratings

#2304Coolness0%

Comments

MikeTheWayne says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 4:12pm

Superbly written, utterly hilarious, thanks for this!

Apr 25, 2016 @ 8:24pm

Some brilliant writing to make an absurdly twisted story into one of shapeshifting! Breaking the fourth wall, shapeshifting into a meat sandwich and describing exactly what you're going to do to your intruder are what makes 5560 words worth reading! :)

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