From: dark <d...@xgam.org>
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Ideas for a game
To: "Gamers Discussion list" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Sunday, January 16, 2011, 6:32 AM
Interesting to here your working on a game. The problem is
while you have given us an idea of the plot and setting
here, you've not given us any idea of what sort of gameplay
your thinking of.
The plot and description, kidnapped girl, rescue mission,
evil wizard, haunted mantion could apply equally to a side
scroller like Q9, a first person action game, a puzle game
like chillingham or even an interactive fiction text
adventure (many of the old infocom games had similar plots),
a set of arcade games where you progress through different
games in different environments, space in vaders bat
shooting in the forest, ghost busting in a cave with bopit
commands, timed run past bursts of lava etc, this is
afterall how Hunter works.
I'm afraid unless you give us an idea of what type! of game
your planning on creating, not merely it's story line, it's
a litle hard to give suggestions.
In fact the only suggestion i might make is that kidnapped
girl plots are a litle sterriotypical. This is afterall the
age of Princess Laya, LAra croft, Zena warrior princess,
Samas from the Metroid series and probably a good few more
examples that I could think of if I had more time.
Beware the Grue!
----- Original Message ----- From: "Hunter Parker" <hdpga...@gmail.com>
Sent: Sunday, January 16, 2011 3:36 AM
Subject: [Audyssey] Ideas for a game
> My name is Hunter, and I run a website called hdp
> I am currently working on a game called the haunghted
adventure, and I
> was trying to get some ideas from the list.
> Heres the storyline in brief detail:
> You are assuming the role of the main caricter, which
is me, Hunter,
> and your sister, April, was kidnapped by an evil
wizard, and taken to
> this haunghted mansion.
> The object of the game, is for you to go through
> which in all takes you to different places, before you
finally get to
> the mansion, and at the end, fight the wizard, and
> Obviously, you will come across different ennimies
along the way, and
> of course, you will have to try not to get killed, and
fight your way
> to the end.
> I hope to have the game released by May 13, 2011.
> If anyone would like to share some ideas for the game,
or would like
> to help with some coding, voiceover work, or anything
that has to do
> with development of the game, please let me know on
> I hope to hear from anyone who has great ideas, and I
can't wait to
> release my first game ever!
> At the age of 17, I never thought I would be making a
game for the blind.
> Just so you know, this game will be free, so you won't
have to worry
> about paying anything.
> Hope to hear from you soon, and I look forward to
hearing from you.
> Thanks again, and have a great night.
> -- Hdp games, the place to be for free accessible
computer games for the blind
> and visually impaired.
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