I loved this so much! I cant wait for more to come out.
Late Summer Nights #1
A downloadable game for Windows and macOS
Three finals, two days, and then you're free for the summer -- but all those tests aren't going to stop you from checking your usual DrawBBS.
Late Summer Nights is the first in a series of short visual novels about the overlap of online and “real life,” the 90/00s web, and friendship.
Things You Should Know
- The game is played in real time. This means that sometimes you might have to wait a couple extra seconds for a response. If someone says it'll take them 5 minutes, it'll probably take them 5 real-time minutes. This game is best played with a distraction handy, like the real internet.
- There is no audio. If you want music, I recommend putting on some snazzy 90s tunes (bonus points for grunge).
- Average playtime is about 45 minutes if you're not multitasking. It can be much longer if you are.
- The Options menu is accessible via the ESC key.
- Episode 2 will be out in Summer 2018.
You are Yule, a junior in high school who spends way too much of their time online. Other characters include:
The Two Internet-Best-Friends
The Emo Kid
The Supportive One
|Published||Jun 28, 2017|
|Release date||Jan 31, 2018|
|Genre||Visual Novel, Interactive Fiction, Role Playing|
|Tags||1990s, 2000s, Episodic, internet, Non violent, oekaki, school, Short|
|Average session||About an hour|
|Accessibility||Subtitles, One button|
Click download now to get access to the following files:
- 20180201 BugfixFeb 02, 2018
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It's funny, because I remember to hang around on some similar drawing platforms, though of course they were German and more focused on showing off instead of taking commissions and stuff. But I still feel the same vibe in your game, and that's absolutely well done! Also, you can be very proud of the different writing styles you were able to implement - each character felt like a single one instead of a group of generic characters or something. Great stuff, I hope you'll find some more time to produce a new episode of that. :) As you already know, we included your game in our compilation article about the Finally Finish Something 2018 jam and also potential players can see a minute of gameplay in the related showcase video. <3 You can be very proud of yourself, Anna!