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Poll: Was it scary?
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Very scary! 56.25% 18 56.25%
Scary! 37.50% 12 37.50%
Not scary 6.25% 2 6.25%
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Extra demo map
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MulleDK19 Offline
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Extra demo map

Well... I can't wait, so I decided to recode the last level a bit, to see if I could do that scary shit too xD

It's the same level, but the level script is changed.




Since it's a demo, I'm not really sure whether or not FG is keen on having more levels in the demo. (It still shows the demo screen at the end, though)

But I guess that's what's moderators are for.


Anyway: http://www.treesoft.dk/amnesia/amnesia_d...st_map.zip

Update: Modified the second map too. Same installation procedure!
http://www.treesoft.dk/amnesia/mortens_test_map2.zip

Installation
Browse to your Amnesia demo redist folder (Default: C:\Program Files\Amnesia - The Dark Descent Demo\redist)
Rename the folder "maps" to something else, eg. "maps_original".

Then copy the folder "maps" from the .zip you downloaded above, so that you now have

"C:\Program Files\Amnesia - The Dark Descent Demo\redist\maps".

I modified the script of the last level, but renamed it to the first, so that it launches directly when you click "Start new game".


Tell me, if I made it scary, lol... Well... If you jumped off the chair or out the window, I guess I got the effect I wanted.


It took a few hours (I'm a perfectionist, lol).





Can't wait to get my hands on the map editor, which I assume we are going to get our hands on?

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09-03-2010 09:38 PM
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Dark Knight Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

nice work bro, but all interest is ruining, sorry.
it should be used before you finished demo in default map.
Big Grin
anyway, i like it!
09-03-2010 09:57 PM
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MulleDK19 Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

(09-03-2010 09:57 PM)Dark Knight Wrote:  nice work bro, but all interest is ruining, sorry.
it should be used before you finished demo in default map.
Big Grin
anyway, i like it!

Glad you liked it Smile

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09-04-2010 09:24 AM
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Jd Smooth Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

Cool))) amnesia))))
09-04-2010 11:45 AM
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Viter Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

Uhm i just played it and theres just no monster?
What's the deal about this?
09-04-2010 02:49 PM
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eliasfrost Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

That was scary shit

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09-04-2010 03:30 PM
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Frontcannon Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

I was the most scared when I came to the water part and the monster didn't appear.. that made me feel unsure of what to expect and steadily more nervous, and the first rumble in the last room nearly made me jump.

Good work, playing with the player's expectations is very effective Smile
09-04-2010 04:28 PM
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Conorr Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

The person who voted Not scary was playing Barbie Horse Adventures.
09-06-2010 06:10 PM
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PerfectBlue Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

Interesting level, I felt the pounding in the last room was a bit overdone and made it less tense. In my opinion, less predictable and frequent bangs would have been far more unsettling.

Additionally, in the last room, there was some sort of vision effect applied. I assume this is already implemented into the game since you could script it, but do you know what intended use Frictional Games has for that effect?
09-06-2010 06:32 PM
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MulleDK19 Offline
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RE: Extra demo map

(09-06-2010 06:32 PM)PerfectBlue Wrote:  Interesting level, I felt the pounding in the last room was a bit overdone and made it less tense. In my opinion, less predictable and frequent bangs would have been far more unsettling.

Additionally, in the last room, there was some sort of vision effect applied. I assume this is already implemented into the game since you could script it, but do you know what intended use Frictional Games has for that effect?

It's a simple radial blur effect. It is in fact used for several things. For example the black outs.



On a side node, I added a new level I made (well, second level, re-scripted).

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09-06-2010 06:34 PM
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