Version 0.2 of the demo is now ready!
Also, our new website is live, you can find it here: http://beetlequest.com/
And finally, we are really looking for testers, and can pay you a small fee. Please send us a message if
you are interested!
Right now, we are busy building the Swamp area of the game.
Here's an image of a little troll, who build a beautiful toll bridge all by himself, only to have it broken by an angry giant who refused to pay...
The first demo of the game, the Forest section, is now ready!
If you are interested, you can find it here:
Apart from English, it is also in Dutch!
I read in a newspaper article that the reading skills of children in Holland are down across the board, and it is one of the motivations for this game, to bring more reading to young players :)
The 2nd demo is ready!
You can now play the 2nd chapter: 'Mists of Maerin'!
I have also uploaded a video of me reading the poem 'The Raven' by Edgar Allen Poe, just for you! :)
To celebrate the occasion!
You can find the demo on Game Jolt: https://gamejolt.com/games/LoW-Nightfall/424047
And I'll definitely update the sound effects! I'm a bit lazy about these sort of things, relying on the stock RPG Maker sounds :)
But you are very right, and I'll get on it!
Busy making the combat system a bit more real-timey, and adding more things.
For the rest, I...
And lo! The world was brightened with a great light, as the hosts of angels called out with one voice:
'The first demo is finally ready!'
And all did see, and yea, did very much approve! :)
The demo can be found here: https://gamejolt.com/games/LoW-Nightfall/424047
Welcome to BeetleQuest!
Beetlequest is an adventure\point & click game inspired by older games like King's Quest and Legends of Kyrandia.
It is based on a children's books and fairytales, and it's main audience would be younger players. But I personally think it would be for all ages! :)...
Thanks for your in-depth reply!
And I agree about the abilities scroll. I made it myself with Indesign, using a variety of sources :)
I am planning to get it hand-drawn though, that should fix the style inconsistencies I hope!
I'll post some battlesystem screenshots really soon! :)...
Since I'm getting so busy (the fact that I'm often here is due to the fact that this is my procrastination #1 destination), I'm trying a new system where everyday I dedicate 30 minutes to my personal game project. That way it won't fall into the abyss.