Tuesday, December 24, 2013

TRAP! A Modern Fantasy ~ Visual Novel

Trap!

Do you believe in Faeries?

Short Story & Graphics by Morgan Hawke
From an Original Concept by Alex
Proofread & Play-Tested by the fabulous AntiquedFae!


Rated PG16
(Partial nudity & adult situations.)

Download from Internet Archive 104 MB
version 1.6

15 minutes of play, at most.
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Dartmoor, England...
A land of misty desolate moors, towering craggy tors, ancient weathered standing stones--



--and Faeries.



It's a place where things aren't always what they seem.




Or where they seem.



Will you escape to tell the tale?
Or fall into the Trap!


Features!
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A Music Room.
Selectable Player Character
Name-able Player Character
5,000+ words of Story.
23 menus.
Lots of mist.





View the "Let's Play" 

Enjoy!

19 comments:

  1. Gotten ending 2 so far.
    The story's lovely, and Rowan's gotten me real intrigued. Visually, it is amazingly beautiful, especially Rowan. Though it was a bit hard to read in some parts as the words are too light and the background too bright.
    Overall I enjoyed the story a lot!

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    1. I'm glad you enjoyed the game!
      -- I worked very hard on the images and effects so I'm really pleased that you liked it.

      It's a small game so there are technically, only 2 endings to get. LOL!

      As for the light text/light background problem... I ran into the same thing when I used dark text. the text blended in with the dark backgrounds. The only other option was to make the text box less transparent, (less see-through.) I wasn't willing to do that because the text box blocks out too much of the image behind it.

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  2. It's very beautiful, the backgrounds, the music. Unfortunately, Rowan turned out to be female for both Christian and Christine (my test characters who chose the same answers - based on how I would answer in these circumstances). Guess I'll have to try a different approach to get other genders (games.renpy.org description promised 3 of them).

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    1. I'm glad you like the game!

      There are indeed 3 genders. :)
      -- The trick to seeing them is what you ask Rowan, and how you ask it.

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    2. Version 1.6 now available at link above. :)

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    3. Thanks for the update :) Looks like I'm the only one having continuous trouble with the game. That's a damn shame! And I'm terribly sorry to bother you with this, but I have some more (Fraps & PrtScr refused to capture, so sorry for the quality):
      http://i.minus.com/ibmmODRk2bJOx3.JPG
      This one occurs when trying to go to the main menu.

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  3. how do i find 1.6 download? i have 1.5 and it has an error but i already like it a lot and want to play moar! :D

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    1. Version 1.6 now available at link above. :)

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  4. I reaaaaally wanna play this game >///< when I finish I will write my opinion of it.
    I am so excited~ :3 thank you for making such a game.

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    1. I look forward to your review!
      -- However, don't expect too much. It's a tiny game I did on the fly.

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  5. It is much more difficult to get the third gender than I expected. I realize it's about what you ask, but I can't tell exactly which things cause female or male. My biggest question is the bath and bubbles, whether they effect anything. I like the game though. Thank you for making it.

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    1. There are only two genders, M/F. LOL!
      -- The bath was something I threw in for a laugh. It doesn't actually affect anything.

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  6. Can someone please give me a tip to get the rowan for my male lead because i'm yaoi fanatic and really wanna see what rowan looks like as a male

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    1. I'm very much a Yaoi fan too.
      -- Fairies are CONTRARY. They go the Opposite way you expect them to, so the way to get a male Rowan is to treat him like a female. ♥

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    2. Thanks, sorry I've been trying other endings and also setting up a Sims 4 let's play on YouTube. XS

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  7. Sorry, I accidentally deleted my previous comment. I rarely play a VN more than once. However this one I go back to again and again. This is a beautiful game. I noticed that in the list features you mentioned that there is a music room. The one I downloaded doesn't seem to have that. Perhaps I missed something?

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    1. To find the Music Room, select: SETTINGS. At the bottom of the screen, on the Right, click on MUSIC.

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  8. I love sex change/trap/shemale games. I find there are never enough of them around. This one was really interesting , specially with its short game play.
    I hope Morgan Hawke does another one like this maybe longer.
    Love your games, thanks for making them.

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    1. I'm glad you enjoyed my game!
      -- You're right in that there are very few 'trap' games around. It was actually created for a friend who wanted one. However, since I'm not Japanese, there was no way I could do a Japanese style trap without making some kind of cultural blunder, so I went with the European version of a trap: a Fairy. Fairies are known for being gender-fluid and also for trapping mortals in their shadow worlds, so... Double-whammy; a literal and figurative trap.

      Anyway... I'm glad you like my games!

      Morgan

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