This jam is now over. It ran from 2015-03-26 22:26:13 to 2015-04-14 09:00:00. View 229 entries

Make a tiny Twine (300 words or less)!

i picked this theme because i feel like low word count is a way to feel less intimidated about making something (i get stuck a lot on the vague feeling that a project should have something More) + focus on each individual detail and why it's being included.

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Get Twine here

Twine tutorial

Upload it here (if you're like me and don't like how twine looks when it's embedded, you can change screen size in preferences and change the background color to match your twine's background so it feels more seamless (View Game > Change Appearance))

If you want to link to the game instead, an easy way to host Twine games is on Philomela (requires Twitter) or Dropbox or whatever.

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Hot Tips

-Twine has a word counter (Story > Story Statistics). it doesn't count scripts or css (although it does count code inside normal passages, so it's up to you whether you count it or not. some people might want a challenge, others might want to focus on their writing. whatever is most fun for you!)

-If you want to do straight word count, you can export a proofing copy (File>Export>Proofing Copy) and do a word count from that.

-There are two versions of Twine: the online version and the desktop version. I like the desktop version personally (more compatible with plug-ins) but the online version is probably compatible with more OS's. Desktop version is the only one with word count though.

-Sounds/images don't count toward the word limit

-don't make anything racist misogynist transphobic ableist classist etc etc

-if you have any questions feel free to ask me! <3

this is run by Porpentine (@aliendovecote, porpentine.tumblr.com). banner by Neotenomie.

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78 cards. 300 words. focus, breathe, and draw.
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a short twine where you click boxes and look at stars
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two wolves go out for a night on the town
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A micro-RPG made for Twiny Jam, where you needed to make a Twine game using 300 words or less.
Rpg
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A game about water rations in 300 words
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an interactive visual maze-poem
Puzzle
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When the weather transforms the woods
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a twine story in under 300 words
Adventure
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Sit by the river and write a poem.
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a simple and friendly process
Simulation
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295 words about faulty keyboards and absent mouse pads.
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GIF
Anyone there?
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Don't be such a baby.
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A fantasy adventure simulating the look of classic LCD handheld games.
Adventure
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a very short twine game about makeup
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go on a date with a magical greatsword~!
Rpg
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on white lies and self-delusion
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a small twine for Twiny Jam about a crying television
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you are a practicing gossip and you live by the docks.
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Twiny Jam entry
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A game about trying to say goodbye
Rpg
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MEMORIEX System Upload Assistant
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You must make the final decision
Rpg
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a short interactive kōan from multiple perspectives
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This tiny secret box is tiny and secret.
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Little something for Twiny Jam.
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http://phse.net/screechingterror/
Rpg
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A brief interactive story about the ways we leave.
Rpg
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A short story made for the Twiny Jam, and my first Twine Game too!
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Simulation
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A full RPG adventure, one word at a time
Rpg
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Tragic mermaid simulator.
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Anxiety and Depression Simulator
Simulation
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scratch scratch scratch
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You have to look.
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It's time to get naked!
Rpg
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A boy. A girl. A revelation.
Simulation
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An exploration adventure in less than 300 words.
Adventure
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A sexy twine game about jam.
Adventure
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A short Twine game about a faucet. Made for Porpentine's 300 word Twiny Jam.
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Escape a dungeon with the mysterious tools you have.
Puzzle
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GIF
collect some rocks!
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Short hypertext fiction. Magical irrealism. 299 words. No endings.
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(NSFW/Swearin') Made for the 2015 Twiny Jam.
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gotta hug em all
Rpg
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An "Escape the Room" kind of game made with less than 300 words for the Twiny Jam.
Adventure
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Try to make it, and eat it. Unless...
Rpg
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You are in a jetbike gang. 300 words.
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Can love bloom in a hot tub?
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A stark, unsettling short story about childhood, in 300 words.
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baby-picking season has descended upon the marshlands-- it is up to you to pick a baby
Adventure
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Your own spaceship!? What are you going to do with it?
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Horror survival in 300 words or less!
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A short text adventure about waking from cryosleep on a mission of interstellar travel.
Adventure
Light/Sweet, a workplace simulator. Created and submitted for Twiny Jam.
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a short dating game 300 words 3 endings
Adventure
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A Short Twine Game in Space
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Rpg
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GIF
Writing: @hypirlink / Art: @maxcapcity
Adventure
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GIF
IF about trying to wake up from a reccurring dream. Thanks to @kittyhorrorshow for the glitch technique. #TwinyJam
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An exploration of the frustration of collective pizza ordering.
Simulation
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A Tiny Twine about relationships and struggling to be good.
Adventure
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You're a reporter agonizing over your next move.
blugh
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Farewell to an old friend
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A very short game about putting silly things on your cat.
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How long has it been raining?
Simulation
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Be a monster, have a nice morning
Simulation
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A short Twine game about a secret agent on a mission
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It's cold
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A Twiny Jam Game
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A short twine thing
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i was in therapy having this guided fantasy and i thought "that would make a pretty neat twine game"
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300 word twine quickly put together for the Twiny Jam. Job hunting is a flat circle.
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twiny jam -- 96 words
Simulation
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Is this a Game?
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Today, princesses don't marry every prince
Adventure
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Jam-trap treachery & fishy dance cults - TwinyJam'15
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short twine about figuring things out
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For Twiny Jam 2015! <3
Simulation
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GIF
for the twiny jam
Strategy
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A tiny game created for Porpentine's tiny twine jam. Collect the crystal shards!
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stumble through a tiny dream world navigating by swallowed metals & bones
Adventure
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A haxor in math class
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Perception game for the 300 words or less twine jam.
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twiny gamejam submission
Puzzle
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Created for Portpentine's Twine Jam, March 2015
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And You Can Only Watch is a game that challenges the player to ponder the boundaries of freedom.
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YOUR NAME SUUUUUUUUUUUUUUCKS!!!!!
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A short twine game about trying to make a twine game.
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A tiny and small and minute and little and minuscule piece of interactive fiction.
Adventure
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Short text adventure
Adventure
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Created for Twiny Jam
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A little something for the Twiny Jam based on the Hit Point game -ねこあつめ-
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Can you save your ship and crew?
Adventure
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Let's Play:The Internet
Simulation
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Quick interactive portrayal of a poem for a game jam.
Twine cyberpunk adventure in under 300 words.
Adventure
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A tiny maze built for TwinyJam.
Puzzle
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A short 300-word poetry loop for the Twiny Jam.
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change your bulbs, change your life, take your sublingual b complex
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Twiny Jam 300 Word Challenge
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Play again and again to see what your life becomes.
Adventure
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Kind of a downer visit to see a whale
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Twiny Jam
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Written for Porpentine's Twiny Jam. Not exactly a game. More like a tiny rant.
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A stationary exploration of the Solato.
Simulation
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Happily fulfill your purpose: replicate DNA. Created for the Twiny Jam.
Rpg
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adopt a stryopet today
Strategy
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An autobiographical game about trying to go to bed.
Simulation
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A twine gladiator game
Rpg
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nailed it
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"...when there is no longer anything to take away."
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It's about eating things and not eating things. There's some weird body horror and violence.
Rpg
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Welcome to the World's Unluckiest Casino!
Simulation
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You have tumbled down a great, dark staircase.
Adventure
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Just a game of duck, duck, goose...
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GIF
Includes: shark girls
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Trying to feel like a good person while tired and distracted in the information age. 300 words + the whole internet.
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Rock-paper-scissors against an A.I. - Twine game made for Twiny Jam (i.e 300 words or less) - Might be confusing
Simulation
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The Tall Grass
Rpg
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An entry for Twiny Jam
Adventure
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There's more to your cat than meets the eye.
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Made for the Twiny Jam
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A short Twine game created for Twiny Jam
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a cute lil <3 story about some bffs
Rpg
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Resistance is futile...isn't it?
Rpg
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Imagine you are lost under the earth, sentenced to wander in the dark tunnels forever.
Adventure
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A hypertext game about change.
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A soupy game for the Tiny Twine Jam
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A short game made for Twiny Jam 2015
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You call it home. They call it 'that bungalow on the hill'.
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You found an egg today
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I couldn't think of a cover image so here's some tasty jambalaya.
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A walk in spring.
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Made for Porpentine's twiny jam
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I hope you're ready for some iambs now
Adventure
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Scratching. Tired. Inevitable.
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A short tale about discovery
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Textadventure about you being an amazing summoner of the dark arts
Adventure
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The final transcription of an interview
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GIF
needs headphones. single click.
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A short twine game about shooting.
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You wake up, head pounding, on the bank of a canal. You are missing one shoe, your keys and your bag.
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Apenas sinapses perdidas
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damnit.... I just wok up
Adventure
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Woah! Extendo!
Simulation
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egg game for twiny jam
Choose a Technique. Kill a Conspirator. Search for the meaning of HCF. #HCFtwine
Simulation
A last dream
Short whoareyou twine adventure
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a 0 word story for Twiny Jam
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A famous knight
Adventure
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twine story about the class of 2014
a short story about tedium
ONCE UPON A GAME IN SHAOLIN
Simulation
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When I hit 300, I stopped writing. The game knew it was done.
Puzzle
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an interactive poetic adventure
An eight step puzzle in 300 words made for Twiny Jam.
An incredibly short Twine game.
dysphoria
Tiny stories for the Twiny Jam!
GIF
At ech.OS we preserve your legacy for years to come
Simulation
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buy whatever you like!
Simulation
Use this helpful tool to figure out how you're feeling!
Simulation
a recurring nightmare
Simulation
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A tiny dungeon created with an elderly version of Twine
Adventure
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repeat the cycle of lust and insecurity
Rpg
plz love
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a poem of a dream
Restaurant debacle
Action
GIF
AC:NL in under 300 words.
A few moments in twine. A bio piece for Twiny Jam.
Simulation
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Nihilist Zoo for TwinyJam
Rpg
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Based on a drabble about teenage angst and denial of hopelessness...
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A short text game. Life isn't fair
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never underestimate the little things
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Do you really have a choice?
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TODD FOR TWINY JAM
Puzzle
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What's on your mind?
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Made for the Twiny Jam, Play Through Some Key Scenes in Hamlet as Polonius!
Adventure
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About how tough it is to get out of bed and start the day when you're depressed.
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Short narrative game made for Twiny Jam.
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get ready to move across the country
A mirror is dropped.
Best played when dark..
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That never starts a happy conversation.
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A Difficult Video Game That Treats You Like an Adult
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Adventure
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a depressing fortune teller
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Small reverse adventure - create objects for a player to interact with
Adventure
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unsanitary, paranoia, fear, revulsion, resignation
Simulation
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A Twine Poem
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Simulation
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procedurally generated emoticon rpg
Rpg
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Simulation
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Rpg
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Simulation
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Submission for the Twiny Game Jam
A short horror game for #twinyjam
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