Hey guys I’m working on my first game ever, Nox.
What is it?
Nox is many things. It is an open-world game. It is a virtual reality simulation. It has mysteries, and it has puzzles. It has things that are impossible.
Explore the world, or go along with the story. Fight monsters, or make peace with them. Swim in poisonous water, jump off cliffs into dark abysses, or hug trees. It’s all up to you.
You wake up in a dark place, scared and alone.
Slowly, you stand up, as if worried you might wake something lurking in the dark.
All of a sudden, a bright light appears, and seems to beckon to you, wanting you to follow.
It speeds ahead as you follow, but stops long enough for you to catch up.
More colors start to appear, keeping the darkness at bay.
A yellow here, a blue there, always changing. Suddenly the white light stops, and the other colors start to dim.
Hesitantly, you walk up to it, unsure of what to do.
You slowly reach out a hand to touch it. As soon as you touch it, it explodes in a blinding flash and you feel lightheaded.
Dizzy, you sit down.
You wake up, again, in the same place as before. This time when you touch the light, you make sure to turn around and duck, avoiding being burned.
You get up, and a fierce determination to get out of this strange place seizes you.
Who am I?
I’m an indie game developer and I’d like to get my degree in level design. I’m making my game Nox, and I’ll be doing everything - story, level design, programming, music, etc. It’ll be hard, but it’ll be fun and it’ll be great.
I’d like to use the game to help me get into a good college - developing a game by myself and having people buy it would definitely make me unique!
If I can’t get Nox funded, I’ll have wasted 4 years of planning and story-writing, along with not having as good of a change as getting into college. All because of a much-needed $3000.
You can check out the kickstarter for Nox here and help me produce it!
**EDIT: Nox was just a test to get used to kickstarter! Check out our real kickstarter here: Noxumbra - Game/Book (Canceled) by Noah Dasanaike (deleted) — Kickstarter **