Wow, I remember watching that animation years ago! It's great to see it again.
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Most of the backgrounds are actually just simple 3D backgrounds that were run through a filter and touched up in Photoshop. I'm actually surprised that people like them so much. :)
And yes, I admit that I had some conflicted feelings about adapting this story as well. It's a bit of a gray area since the magazine issue the story was originally published in is publicly available on archive.org.
Wonderful job! The puzzles, story and pacing all mesh together beautifully, and I look forward to playing the full version.
(I think I ran into a bug where the topic to ask Otarr if he'd made anything with the clay impression after giving him the impression and the hammer never showed up, though.)
Thank you! I admit that there were areas where I could have added more detail from the source material, but I got a bit short on time and decided to focus on the essential parts of the story instead.
Hmm...that's a very strange bug you're describing. The text messages shouldn't close unless you click the mouse or press a key. It's probably a silly question, but are you running the game in Windows?