Documentia

 

PC game / 2 hours

Roles : Programmer, Designer, Writer


Won Alpha Beta Gamer's best game jam game of the year Runner up for most innovative game
Gamejamcurator's games of the year 2018 honorable mention in storytelling

Made for Ludum Dare 43, Documentia is a world living inside your computer files. The player progresses by deleting files, impacting the world and it's inhabitants, who see the world in which they have always lived disappear.

Documentia ended up 4th overall among 2500 participants.

What I did (SPOILERS FOR THE GAME) :

  • Creating files of custom sizes and extensions in the game's folder

  • Detecting deletion of thoses files and scripting reactions for the game's NPCs

  • Simple controller

  • Dialogue system

  • Grass and wheat interaction technology™

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