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Monday, 11 November 2019

Saturday, 9 November 2019

Introducing Seven of Seven

Not quite as attractive as Seven of Nine, but still...


Battling my own game for the Longest Game Title in SCABB Award is:

Trails and Traces: The Tomb of Thomas Tew!


Ergo, the lineup is complete!


Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle

Containing:

  1. Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots
  2. The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
  3. Legend of Hand
  4. The Beard in the Mirror
  5. Clam Man
  6. Yet Another Hero Story
  7. Trails and Traces: The Tomb of Thomas Tew
When:  11th November 2019
How much: $9.99 for 7 quality points and clicks full of adventure and humour

Friday, 8 November 2019

Sixth SCABB game revealed!

Only on more to go after this...



Yet Another Hero Story - a classic point and click adventure set in a fantasy, cartoon world.



Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle

Containing:

  1. Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots
  2. The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
  3. Legend of Hand
  4. The Beard in the Mirror
  5. Clam Man
  6. Yet Another Hero Story
  7. ????
When:  11th November 2019
How much: $9.99 for 7 quality points and clicks full of adventure and humour

Thursday, 7 November 2019

Fifth SCABB game announced



I'm the Clam Man
Ski-bi dibby dib yo da dub dub
Yo da dub dub
Ski-bi dibby dib yo da dub dub
Yo da dub dub



Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle

Containing:

  1. Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots
  2. The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
  3. Legend of Hand
  4. The Beard in the Mirror
  5. Clam Man
  6. ????
  7. ????
When:  11th November 2019
How much: $9.99 for 7 quality points and clicks full of adventure and humour

Wednesday, 6 November 2019

Fourth SCABB Game Announced


Who's that very pixilated guy?  Why, it's none other than Paul, the hero of the very retro The Beard In The Mirror!  A true Sierra-like adventure game.



Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle


Containing:

  1. Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots
  2. The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
  3. Legend of Hand
  4. The Beard in the Mirror
  5. ????
  6. ????
  7. ????
When:  11th November 2019
How much: $9.99 for 7 quality points and clicks full of adventure and humour

Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Third SCABB game announced



Teaching you the ancient ways of pointing and clicking, martial arts, puzzle solving, and comedy within an RPG-lite framework, it's Legend of Hand!



Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle


Containing:

  1. Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots
  2. The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle
  3. Legend of Hand
  4. ????
  5. ????
  6. ????
  7. ????
When:  11th November 2019
How much: $9.99 for 7 quality points and clicks full of adventure and humour

Monday, 4 November 2019

Second SCABB game revealed


If you don't recognise the delightful fellow on the left, let me introduce you to Bertram Fiddle - he has adventures in Victorian England.

The second game in the Super Comedy Adventure Bargain Bundle is:

The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle

Sunday, 3 November 2019

SCABB is coming - and is sure to be a successful disaster!

Super
Comedy
Adventure
Bargain
Bundle


It's coming on 11th November 2019 - a collaboration between 7 indie devs, each contributing a slice of comedic pointand click.  We're announcing one game each day for the next week - as you might have guessed by now, the first game int he bundle is going to be none other than Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots!

This is the first time our game will have ever been included in a bundle.  Stay tuned for the other 6 great and funny puzzlers included in SCABB!


Who are those other silhouettes? ...

Thursday, 4 July 2019

Episode Two released in Audiobook Format

Teasers for episodes 1 and 2 available for free download, 2 episodes now available.  Grab it before the end of July 2019 and get it at less than half price!  You will still get all 11 episodes when they come out but cheaper as thanks for being an early backer. :-)


Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Thursday, 13 June 2019

2 new Captain Disaster projects in the works...

... before you get excited about a new point and click adventure game featuring the gormless captain (come on admit it, two people on this planet actually were moderately excited for a moment) this isn't about a new game.  Currently my circumstances don't really allow me much time or head space for gamedev.

However, I'm not idle and the CD universe is in need of expansion.  Therefore I have 2 projects currently on the go:

The Captain Disaster Revised Short Story Audiobooks - I'm taking the original 11 short stories that started the whole thing off, reworking them slightly to better fit the audiobook format, and then recording them.  

Here's a quick sample:




Also I have started working on the novelisation of Captain Disaster: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots.  I have some screenshots to prove it (though it must be noted that it is very early days with this project...):





Saturday, 4 May 2019

Free for Star Wars Day - and 6 days beyond!

I was going to make the game free for just Star Wars Day, but I decided to make it free for the whole week.  If you've always wanted to play it but been too skint, go ahead and download it.

https://captaind.itch.io/captain-disaster-in-death-has-a-million-stomping-boots

Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Wednesday, 6 March 2019

Dark Side finally gets an "official" rating on the AGS boards!

​Rated 3 /5 (the AGS ratings board are notoriously difficult to please! :-D Can't really argue with anything they say though anyway):

What can I say about Captain Disaster in the Dark Side of the Moon:  Zany? Funny?....Typical CaptainD style that we have come to know and love... 
This early episode, although quite old now and not as strong as the later stuff is still enjoyable enough to play. Overall I thought the game showed promise at the time of what was/is to come. A monster has been set lose.

Ratings from players:

Public Opinion

5 people have rated this game so far:
Visual: 76%
Immersion: 76%
Puzzles & Pacing: 88%
Overall Enjoyment: 80%


Friday, 22 February 2019

The Loot Gaming Interview - Part 2

Part Two of our epic interview with The Loot Gaming has now been posted.  Check it out!

(I mean yes, 37 questions may not appear "epic" to you, but with two people giving considered answers to each one, it felt pretty epic completing it!)

New video - by SIP

SIP (SmallIndiePromo) has done a video of the first part of the game and seems to have enjoyed it immensely. :-)



Friday, 15 February 2019

An Interview So Large, They Had To Split It In Two!

TheBitPriest and myself were reviewed by gaming website The Loot Gaming.  They sent us so many thoughtful questions that the resulting interview has had to be separated into two parts!  Here is Part One.


The Damaris Touch Kindle Edition free for a couple of days


Yes folks, today or tomorrow you can pick up the Kindle edition of this short story for nada.  If you have Kindle Unlimited, it's always free to read btw.

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

404 Not Found Sale

In honour of the game having been released 404 days ago and the famous browser error message, I've put the game on half-price sale for the next couple of days.  

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Photoshop Friday Disaster!

On the AGS forums we have this thing called "Photoshop Friday", where the previous week's winner pics a photo to be edited to our heart's content.  Below is what I did for my entry this week:


Featuring students hard at work playing Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots, which actual early designs for the game up on the boards.

Monday, 14 January 2019

New reviews on Itch

2 new reviews of the game on Itch, always makes my heart glad to see people have enjoyed the game! :-)


Thursday, 3 January 2019

Captain Disaster now also available via BMT Micro

You can also order Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots via long-time indie-friendly distributor BMT Micro using this link.  The price is fixed at £6.99 / €7.99 / $8.99 (so depending on the exchange rate at the time it might be a better price than some other vendors).

Of course what this also means is that, if you have a BMT Micro affiliate account, you can earn 30% of any sale you make of our game.  Which is worth knowing, surely? ;-)

New comment on the AGS games page

Saw it this morning :-)

Fun game with a lot of humor. The puzzles are great. Couldn't stop playing until I finished it.


You can see all the comments here.  If you want to.

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

Let's start 2019 with a bang!!

I've decided to start the year with a bang so Captain Disaster in: Death Has A Million Stomping Boots is available as Pay What You Want - yes, even if what you want to pay is nothing! - for the next 48 hours. 


Also both ebooks on Itch are PWYW for the same period: