David King

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My weekend project - Molecule Match

26 Mar 2013

I like games, but I rarely get the chance to play them. My favourite are games that are hard, like reeaally hard, that make you think, that make you hurt. In business terms it's a terrible idea to ostracise your target audience to any degree, as such these games are a rare beast.

At the start of the year I found myself yearning to get back to my codey roots and have a tinker with games, I spent a lazy Sunday writing and doodling about the various half-baked ideas that I've had over the years and finally remembered a game that we played as kids called Chiral, man that game ticked all my boxes.

In the style of a man that has a 1001 things to do I started tinkering anyhow...

How apt.

Thusfar I have created:

I plan to:

Oh yeah, and make it REALLY SWEARY. I don't know why, but I like the idea of having the avatar being frustrated by the game and pouring out a constant torrent of abuse.

Molecule? Bollecule!


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