Dr. D. Ranged's Incrediquest (Puzzle Adventure Game!)
Dr. D. Ranged's Incrediquest (Puzzle Adventure Game!)
A creative escape-style puzzle game ! Puzzles are best described as a cross between 7th Guest and Not-Pron ! Try the DEMO if you dare !
A creative escape-style puzzle game ! Puzzles are best described as a cross between 7th Guest and Not-Pron ! Try the DEMO if you dare ! Read more
About this project
Incrediquest™ is a linear based puzzle game that relies on manipulation of visual and audio clues, conducting research on the web, performing logical deductions and most importantly inherent resourcefulness, and creativity as you make your way through Dr. D. Ranged’s village "Incrediville" proving your worth as an heir to his fortune.
Some puzzle topics those brave enough to enter Dr. D. Ranged's village will find:
- and much, much, more!
1- In the demo all puzzles in the Concert Hall are deactivated except one. Find the one active puzzle.
2- In a normal level you will need to find the key to open the locked red door. However, in the demo the key is automatically provided to you when you click on the active puzzle.
3- Once you have the key use it on the red door to reveal a keypad.
4- Use the clues provided in the active puzzle (and anything at your disposal) to come up with a one word solution.
5- Enter the one word solution into the keypad behind the red door to see if you've solved the puzzle.
(Requires Adobe Acrobat 11; demo will not play on must tablet devices - playing the demo from a desktop computer is recommended)
Try before you pledge! We are pleased to present you with a demo of one of the (easy-medium difficulty) puzzles in the concert hall area of the game! Just go to www.incrediquest.com click on the demo link and enter your name and email address. Good luck! The Supertron 9000 puzzle and other puzzles are disabled in the demo. Enjoy the demo – and we’d love to hear your feedback .
Some of the key game features include:
- Beautifully rendered 3D environments.
- Top-notch voice acting and original music.
- Unique, challenging and varied puzzles.
- A potential cash prize awarded to the first person to solve all puzzles (*pending legal review).
Incrediquest™ will be released initially for download in the IOS App store for iPad and as a web-based flash applet. Kickstarters will also have the option of receiving, as a reward, a USB flash drive with a special Kickstarter edition of the game pre-loaded with all game hints unlocked and special additional in-game content.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT EVEN FOR THE WEB OR USB VERSIONS OF THE GAME USERS WILL STILL NEED ACCESS TO THE IOS APP STORE IN ORDER TO DOWNLOAD NECESSARY (FREE) APPS TO SOLVE CERTAIN INCREDIQUEST PUZZLES. (SEE SUPERTRON 9000 PUZZLE EXPLANATION BELOW)
A game employing a similar puzzle style to Incrediquest™ called “notpron” has received over 16,000,000 views and counting since its launch and has enjoyed wide-spread popularity with all types of puzzle gamers. Incrediquest™ uses “notpron” style puzzles (as well as others) and weaves them into an interesting storyline and beautiful environment. In Incrediquest™ users will encounter: dexterity puzzles, similar to 7th Guest and 11th hour, where certain items may need to be arranged in a particular order or played according to a special sequence, manipulation puzzles where gamers will have to physically manipulate a picture, sound or other file to uncover clues necessary to solve the puzzle, research puzzles where users will have to thoroughly research a certain topic to solve the puzzle, deductive logic puzzles and more!
One puzzle contained in each level called the “Superton 9000” contained in a suitcase requires users to download an application external to Incrediquest™ at the IOS app store to solve the puzzle. The third-party app may be used to manipulate a physical file, contain a hint within the app, or the user may need to use the app to learn how to solve or play a certain type of puzzle or game. The suitcase puzzle is the first puzzle that must be solved in each level before the other puzzles in the area will be unlocked. The suitcase puzzle contains the key to unlock the door to the next area of the game- however behind the door is a heavy duty lock with a triple dead bolt lock- each dead bolt corresponds to one of the three puzzles in the room.
[CLICK TO HEAR ABOUT THE SUPERTRON 9000 SECURITY SYSTEM]
J.J. Gunnell is a puzzle enthusiast and member of MENSA. He grew up with, and has been influenced by point and click adventure games such as the Kings Quest series, Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist, the Space Quest series, the Laura Bow mystery series, Phantasmagoria, the Gabriel Knight series, the Legend of Kyrandia series, Loom, the Simon the Sorcerer series, the Zork series, just to name a few ! He also loves classic puzzlers such as 7th Guest, 11th Hour, the Myst series, and "notpron." He is excited to introduce you to the world of Incrediquest™ and hopes you will love his uniquely designed puzzles !
·LEAD DESIGNER + 3D GRAPHICS (Work for Hire)
Tomislav Štefan of Multi-Design.biz and Dubravko Dragojević have worked tirelessly to bring the world of Incrediquest™ to life. Creating beautiful 3D panoramic game environments and bringing the puzzle concepts to fruition!
A big thanks to D. Berroa and SugarBricks for their contributions to some of the 2D art within the game and to Giulia Ferrando (www.ylan.it) for the 3D intro video!!
·VOICE ACTOR (Work for Hire)
The talented Rick Moyer has brought the snarky Dr. D. Ranged to life ! The witty banter and one liners contained in the game are sure to have you despising the Dr. in no time (just the way he likes it) Mua.. ha ... ha... ha... ha.. ! Rick also created all the wonderfully charming ... and at times outright deranged original music within the game !
A special thanks to my dad Jerry Gunnell (Gunnjg) for the endless support, and long hours spent helping me with 2D art in the game and the artwork for this campaign!
Digital Wallpaper and Incrediquest™ Themed Music Player with Original Game Soundtrack
Beautiful desktop wallpaper in all standard sizes for any of the levels in the game and a Dr. D. Ranged custom designed skin for the http://www.xionplayer.com player (player included) with all the original music tracks found in the game !!
2014 DESKTOP CALENDAR
Physical desk calendar, with a high quality Incrediquest™ picture for each month. Each month also contains a small puzzle, solution guesses will be entered in Incrediquest™ for additional in-game content !
KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE USB
Themed USB driver with special Kickstarter edition of Incrediquest pre-loaded. This edition of the game includes access to all in-game superhints, these superhints will be an in game purchase in the IOS version of the game. Superhints are a fourth hint that can be unlocked for each puzzle- giving users a more powerful hint towards solving the puzzle (only use if absolutely needed!) The superhints are not guaranteed to solve the puzzle for you- but they will put you far along down the right path when you are in a bind! Also includes the intended "solve puzzle" feature (use sparingly and only when you are in a really tough bind) ! And includes a Kickstarter exclusive puzzle only available on the USB drive !!!
CUSTOM SOUND QR STICKERS AND PHOTO PRINT SIGNED BY GAME CREATOR
Special high-quality photo signed by the game creator. PLUS Dr. D. Ranged will also speak a custom 30 second message written by you saying anything you’d like !!! The message will be linked to QR codes and you will receive a sheet of 24 QR sticker codes that you can stick on anything showing off your custom message!
Some ideas for your messages courtesy of the Dr. himself !
HELP DESIGN A PUZZLE !
Have a great idea? Turn your idea into a real puzzle within the world of Incrediquest™! Your puzzle idea (once vetted by the design team) will be incorporated directly into the game ! (requires pre-approval email email@example.com)
FEATURE YOUR APPLICATION AS A SUPERTRON 9000 PUZZLE
Are you a developer? Do you have a unique or interesting and free application you’d like to feature in Incrediquest™? This application will become a necessary component to solving one of the game’s puzzle and all users will need to download your application to progress within the game !! VERY LIMITED- (requires pre-approval email firstname.lastname@example.org).
* pending legal review and may not be available in all U.S. states or foreign territories.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN OUR CAMPAIGN !!!
Risks and challenges
The bulk of the game has been designed.
The risks and challenges going forward involve keeping the development and planning on schedule.
- Getting the cash reward sorted out.
- Adding additional content and features while still keeping the game on a expedited schedule.
- Testing and assuring all formats of the games release will work as expected including IOS, Web, and Flash USB versions of the game.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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