Puzzle Mystery Game By Jennifer, Caleb, Rebecca, and Jordan
What it does • Android-app touch-based adventure game • Randomized mystery generator for replayability • Sequence of rooms unlocked through minigames • Scored by completion time and bonus rooms • Games are played in 45 minutes or less • Persistence via save mechanism
Target Audience • Android phone users • People with free time
The Interface • Map of rooms/locations that become available after actions • Collect items • Puzzles (more later) • Etc • Touch navigation
Interface cont’d • Touch-sensitive puzzles using 2D graphics • Dialog, other actions also use touch • Limit text input due to onscreen keyboard
Tools Involved • Java • JavaFX for 2D touch-sensitive puzzles • Android Emulator • Social networking APIs (potentially)
Deployment • Possibilities: • Android Market • Personal sites (executable) • Other?
To Come… • The theme • Horror story, medieval, futuristic, etc • Puzzle types dictated by story theme • Potential for sharing • Social networking incorporation • leaderboard