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About the Story

And you're totally getting away with it, too, in spite of those meddling kids!

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First Publication Date: October 31, 2018
Current Version: Unknown
Development System: Twine
IFID: A2492814-6179-4329-8306-0F8DB7AC5AEF
TUID: wf2tpmr4ze84t60m


Entrant, Le Grand Guignol - EctoComp 2018


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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful:
An entertaining short Twine story based on a classic kids' cartoon, November 3, 2018
by MathBrush
Related reviews: less than 15 minutes

This is a feel-good game, which, as the author pointed out online, is very different from their last game, Bogeyman:

"my entry for ifcomp, which is genre-neutral: "extremely disturbing", "relentlessly horrible"
my entry for ectocomp, which is specifically halloween-themed: light-hearted family-friendly HIJINKS"

This game is based on a classic kids' cartoon, and it holds up well. You have a big, lawnmowery exploration phase looking for supplies before setting up a home alone-like defense.

The game feels slight and smallish, but polished; this makes it perfect for a casual competition like Ectocomp.

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