Surprise! There's a new thing! https://lockedon.itch.io/methods
Methods is based on a novel I began writing in 2014. It is one of my longest projects, coming in at 100K words. I started converting the novel to a visual novel four years ago, however I took a long break while I was creating Broken Minds and other projects. I haven't written more of the novel since 2016.
Currently the novel version has 55 chapters written out of 100. Converting these chapters to visual novel
So, you probably didn't think you would hear anything from me this month, but surprise — I have a completely new game, and it's almost finished! Every year, Ren'Py (the game engine I use) hosts a fun marathon called "NaNoRenO" in March. If you've heard of NaNoWriMo, it will make sense, but basically, you make a visual novel in a month. A little over a week into March, on the 12th, I decided to jump in, and over the past 9 days I've been working on and off on it. Since one of
Surprise! It's a brand new Scratch game!!
Yes, the secret is finally out!
Little Yaga is a point-and-click puzzle game based on the Russian folklore character Baba Yaga. It's a fairly short game (if you're good with point-and-click puzzles, otherwise it's potentially a very long game).
There are two endings, "good" and "bad", and some secrets to find.
Iskra's mother is sick, and the only person around with a cure potent enough to save her is the witch Baba Yaga. Complete
LockedOff, a new subdivision of LockedOn, is a way for me to produce content for an older demographic without getting it mixed up with my LockedOn projects, which are for younger audiences. The first such project is called Kowareta Kokoro, (Broken Minds), and is an odd game about a mystery involving a rabbit mask and attempted arson. More information will be released about that soon, so stay tuned! #LockedOff #BrokenMinds #newgame