JiG is on Patreon and Needs You! Click here for more information


  • Play this!

  • Browser Games

  • Download Games

Recollect


(16 votes) *Average rating will show after 20 votes
Comments (0) | Views (4,114)

RecollectYou find yourself in a familiar place with a yet unfamiliar feeling: in the middle of your large but empty high school building. As you pace the desolate halls, nothing but the occasional sound disturbs you: a bell rings, a door mysteriously slams shut. Your only form of interaction in this place appears to be with scattered notes and an archaic computer system. It appears that your character is in the middle of some investigative journalism, asking questions about something innocuous as soda, despite more foreboding matters. When you finally approach the abandoned computer workstation, it is almost as if it is trying to speak out to you. Even more bizarre, apparently someone has gone missing from the school in a cold-case twist all these years ago, and it is up to you to resolve the mystery...

Emma Hougton puts together a charming game through the Unreal engine, creating a detailed and realistic lighting and point-of-view experience. The game is somewhat reminiscent of Viricide in a completely different genre. You move around with WASD and use the right mouse button to zoom in and left mouse button to select dialogue options. There is some definitive room for improvement - the instructions for controls in-game are notably incorrect (it's 'E' to interact, not 'A' as said ingame), some further background music or sound could be filled in, and the ending feels as if something is not quite filled in. Despite some shortcomings, it's still a solid way to spend half an hour or so - just allot plenty of time for the large file to download if you have a slower internet connection.


WindowsWindows:
Get the full version


No Comments

Leave a comment [top of page]

Please consider creating a Casual Gameplay account if you're a regular visitor here, as it will allow us to create an even better experience for you. Sign-up here!
  • PLEASE UNDERSTAND SITE POLICIES BEFORE POSTING COMMENTS
  • You may use limited HTML tags for style:
    (a href, b, br/, strong, em, ul, ol, li, code, spoiler)
    HTML tags begin with a less-than sign: < and end with a greater-than sign: >. Always. No exceptions.
  • To post spoilers, please use spoiler tags: <spoiler> example </spoiler>
    If you need help understanding spoiler tags, read the spoiler help.
  • Please Preview your comment before posting, especially when using spoilers!
  • No link dropping, no domains as names; do not spam, and do not advertise! (rel="nofollow" in use)
10,306 Views
9 Comments
Weekday Escape N°189> chrpa Hi! The new Weekday Escape has arrived ! The first game by TomoLaSiDo isn't escape; it's just an attempt to open a can - and the journey matters more than the destination - no ambrosia inside, the can says water....  ...
11,092 Views
7 Comments
Tea Room> chrpa A new game by Tomatea! Yes, Tomatea, not Amajeto - what a surprise! Another likeable comeback this week, and totally unexpected - after more than two years from the last Tomatea's game (Vintage Card) and many, many games from its...  ...
8,129 Views
6 Comments
99 Roses> chrpa A fanfare please! I'm so happy to welcome back Robamimi, who returns in fertile collaboration with Rinnogogo!...  ...
7,530 Views
5 Comments
Weekday Escape N°188> chrpa This week on Weekday Escape! Adventure, excitement and mystery! Rinnogogo's beautiful game could be an animated short film - art and atmosphere are amazing. Not many escape games involve emotions...well the latest one by Neat Escape also does, but of...  ...
Rullo

Recent Comments

 

Display 5 more comments
Limit to the last 5 comments

Game of the week


Mystery Tales: The Reel Horror Collector's Edition

Your Favorite Games edit

add
Save links to your favorite games here. Use the Favorites editor.

Monthly Archives