Devil's Diction

Role: Solo dev (designer, programmer, artist); Music by Adam Guthrie

Tech: Unity, C#, Photoshop, Twine

Process: Devlog here, Scripting Sample here

Genre: Single-player, 2D adventure RPG with branching narrative

Play: Download here

Devil's Diction is a single player hour long adventure RPG that explores speech mechanics and dialogue choice to explore issues of fear, economic divide, and racial divide in communities. Players explore a rural town in the American south at their own pace. Socially, the game presents a collection of perspectives on social motivations and community prejudices. 

Bus
Bus
Character creation menu
Character creation menu
Interiors cutaway from enivonment
Interiors cutaway from enivonment
Courthouse
Courthouse
Mama's Diner
Mama's Diner
Church
Church
NPCs have personalized trust system
NPCs have personalized trust system
Dialogue written in Twine
Dialogue written in Twine
Environmental storytelling
Environmental storytelling
Map updates with each quest
Map updates with each quest
Journal
Journal
Inventory
Inventory