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by daviepoo
Thu Mar 17, 2016 3:58 pm
Forum: Make your Own Games!
Topic: "more major" minor characters?
Replies: 4
Views: 2440

Re: "more major" minor characters?

I described a little more about this on the floor at gdc yesterday. Bumping this and adding the keyword "emergent characters" for search.
by daviepoo
Mon Aug 03, 2015 4:18 am
Forum: Black Closet
Topic: althea and the lockbox?
Replies: 8
Views: 3857

Re: althea and the lockbox?

Thanks! I never noticed if her stat check simply failed. Is there any indication of who steals it?
by daviepoo
Sun Aug 02, 2015 3:27 am
Forum: Make your Own Games!
Topic: "more major" minor characters?
Replies: 4
Views: 2440

Re: "more major" minor characters?

Thanks! I don't think it would be exponential. Suppose there is any character who was in a case, and did something memorable in the fall semester. For example, the reformed leader of a gambling ring. We know a little about her; her name, maybe her roommate's name. A character with that name and room...
by daviepoo
Sat Aug 01, 2015 8:39 pm
Forum: Make your Own Games!
Topic: "more major" minor characters?
Replies: 4
Views: 2440

"more major" minor characters?

One of the things I thought was neat about Black Closet is the way minor characters show up in the common room, where you are researching about the steam tunnels. Some (all?) of the characters that were randomly generated in the fall semester show up with lines of dialog related to your interaction ...
by daviepoo
Sat Aug 01, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Black Closet
Topic: althea and the lockbox?
Replies: 8
Views: 3857

althea and the lockbox?

So, I played through three times, and I'm curious about the lockbox you have to guard.

When you get Althea's dialog, it seems either she quits, or she steals the money. Is there a third path where you don't lose her, but you save the money?