The Mirror is a metaphorical role-playing game about self-image, reflections, and reality. The player adventures through multiple lives shaped by the stat-generation of a magic Mirror - but can the surface reflection of a Mirror really reveal the internal measure of an adventurer's talents and destiny?
The message of empowerment and body positivity is powerfully communicated through gameplay and interactive storytelling, connecting with people more deeply than non-interactive media.
The Metronomicon is a fusion of the high-speed, fluid, zen-like state of playing a rhythm/music game with the story-rich loot, leveling, and character building of a full length RPG.
The game is birthed from two design desires.
1) To simplify an RPG down to its mechanical roots. Boil it down to just what we think makes it fun. Character building, combat, battle, strategy.
2) How do we introduce strategy into the rhythm genre? How can we make player decision matter?
As a demon army besieges his village, a young ninja ventures through a cursed world, to deliver a scroll paramount to his clan's survival.
Lie, blackmail, and steal your way down The Low Road. Rookie agent Noomi Kovacs must navigate her way through the world of corporate espionage in this dark spy comedy set in the 1970s.
Pewter Games Studios
The Little Acre follows the story of Aidan and his daughter, Lily, set in 1950's Ireland. After discovering clues as to the whereabouts of his missing father, Aidan begins investigating until he inadvertently finds himself transported to a strange new world. Ever the hero, Lily sets off after him, encountering her own perils along the way. Featuring full voice-acting and hand-drawn animation, The Little Acre is a memorable, lovingly crafted adventure game.
The Last Crusade is an RPG tower defense game.
California State University of Long Beach
Martín Alonzo González Jr.
This game is a Special 3D Action/Adventure Platformer taking place in the magical lands of Northern Spain. Borrowing from the simplicity of Zelda's 2D sword mechanics and the fun of Mario's movements, plus the ease of Megaman X's controls .
NHTV - Breda University of Applied Sciences
The Key Tax is a humorous First-Person Puzzle game that satires on the nonsense of everyday bureaucracy.
Set in a late 60's office environment, The Key Tax offers a seamless narrative experience of which absurdism and surrealist humour are its strong points.
Just like in real life, the player puzzles their way through the tax office to try to deliver their tax return form in time.
The game was created in 7 weeks by 16 students of the NHTV University of Breda, as a case study for a new academic research in development by Dr. Mata Haggis -The Taxonomy of Keys-.
The Journey Down is a traditional point 'n' click adventure game series, with character designs based off of African masks. The third and final chapter was released late September 2017, thus completing the series which had been in production for over ten years.
Put on a VR headset to step into the Victorian world of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson.
This rigorous mystery experience puts your deductive and observational prowess to the test. Unravel a chain of criminal activities as you uncover clues, execute real chemical experiments, explore your mind palace, and more.
The Irregular is being developed as both a commercial entertainment product and a collaborative educational experience as a finalist in the Department of Education's EdSim Challenge.