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A jam submission

Quoth the Raven...View game page

An interactive version of Poe's classic poem, 'The Raven'. Happy Halloween!
Submitted by gamedevlibrarian โ€” 5 days, 23 hours before the deadline
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CriteriaRankScore*Raw Score
BEST GAME (HOST'S CHOICE)#302.5832.583
BEST GAME (GENERAL)#372.7502.750
SCARIEST GAME#431.9171.917

Ranked from 12 ratings. Score is adjusted from raw score by the median number of ratings per game in the jam.

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I love this interactive approach to 'The Raven' and it really is a fun way of interpreting Poe's story. The parallax effects are great, the eerie music adds to the atmosphere, and getting the player to quote the iconic line is a lot of fun. This is a original idea for a game and it really did stand out in this jam! I think the only things I could say that may have improved the experience was figuring out when to quote (spacebar does nothing when flying) and adding a bit more variation to the scenery as the slow dialog does draw out a little. But what a great inspiration for a game! 

Thanks for submitting this game to SCREAM JAM!



Hey thanks! I appreciate the feedback!


Great narrative game, I like the atmosphere and the references to Poe's work, great work!


Well that's original! It's more like a narrative game. I little bit more of interaction would be appreciated. Good work!

Hey, check our last submission of Scream jam 2019! - Noah's nightmare

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