Wooden Nickel isn’t your everyday Old West adventure game

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Mind&Mind is following up its storybook adventure Burly Males at Sea with one other minimalist game, Wooden Nickel, and I am right here for this aesthetic. It is so totally different from my traditional inbox pitches.

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The primary hook, not less than in my eyes, is the game’s presentation. As a traveler stopping via a small city on your means throughout the American frontier, you may “step contained in the articles and ads of a colourful Old West newspaper that responds to your half in its story.” It is a neat, cohesive strategy to inform a bunch of various kinds of tales whereas nonetheless staying true to the time interval and theme.

Wooden Nickel is alleged to revolve round “an more and more interconnected set of mysteries, absurdities, and surprising friendships—or hostilities.” When you occur to seek out your self in Seattle on the finish of the month, the game will probably be playable at PAX West contained in the Indie Megabooth (#862).

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