ATC (the deleted scene)

Player Rating3.41/8

"Too few ratings to be ranked"
based on 62 ratings since 01/27/2012
played 466 times (finished 54)

Story Difficulty3/8

"trek through the forest"

Play Length5/8

"Not going to lose any sleep"

Maturity Level3/8

"must be at least this tall to play"
Contains content that may not be suitable for persons under age 10. If this were a movie, it would probably be between G and PG.

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This DEMO is based on the article in "Help & Info";

A Quick Discussion on Random Variables by solostrike

This isn't a complete story so if 3J deletes it, I'll understand. I don't like reading a bunch of demos either.  I did this because I wanted to show my fellow newbies a couple of things that could help us make better stories:

First: I want to demonstrate that those that are still learning scripting, like myself, can use the variables and link restrictions already provided, to design a totally random event in their storygames.

Second: I want to provide a working model for discussions in random variable scripting. I hope that those that know scripting well, will comment on how I could do this better. I will be happy to give co-authorship to anyone who is willing and able to help.

In the Game:

STAMINA and AGILITY are the only attributes used. You begin with a value of 50 for each. Stamina provides your offense; Agility, your defense. Good results (landing a punch or kick) will replenish your attributes a bit. Running out of STAMINA and AGILITY both, has its own unique result as you will see.

The SCORE is naturally how you win or lose. You start out with a value of 50. If your SCORE falls to 0, you lose. If your SCORE goes to 100, you win!

Now, without further ado... This is a "deleted scene" from my "Answer The Call" story. If you've played it you'll recognize it as the final scene in chapter 1 - You are just about to enter the last digit to deactivate the bomb...

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Archived Information:

Note: some comments are prior to my republishing this as a fight demo and before publishing the complete story, "Answer The Call", found elsewhere on this site.

***As of 1/10/2012 - I'm re-working the story so if you've played it before, please try it again.***

I made the puzzle hint easier to find...

If anyone would like to point out "particular" grammar errors, please do...

At the end it says "TO BE CONTINUED" because I will be adding more puzzles (and choices) as I write more chapters.

Since this is an experiment: I would really like to know, what your "COUNTDOWN" and "SCORE" were when you win.

 ***As of 1/9/2012 - I'm re-working the story so if you've played it before, please try it again.***

Thanks to the great comments and recommendations I received, I decided not to be afraid, use the "advanced editor" to add items to the story and figure out some way to do a timer of sorts using variables.

 Thanks,

magcos

Player Comments

"
AGILITY is 65.
SCORE is 100.
STAMINA is 35."

Interesting...?
-- TestingJest on 11/18/2017 3:11:45 AM with a score of 100
I didn't get this or the original ATC thing...what's the whole thing with the bomb and all these events popping up?
-- ck23838 on 8/26/2013 9:11:36 AM with a score of 100
I won't rate this for a good reason
-- betaband on 8/22/2012 9:42:03 PM with a score of 100
Way easy!
-- RobustSporadic on 7/1/2012 5:43:52 AM with a score of 100
As others have said, perhaps you should try adding more detail to describe exactly how he got hit by or blocked your attack. It was still a good bit of fun, though.
-- Doodled on 1/31/2012 6:30:01 PM with a score of 100
Seems to work pretty good :)
-- BerkaZerka on 1/28/2012 7:55:57 PM with a score of 100
I wish you had put this scene in your newest game. I would have loved it. Anyway, maybe you could have added better descriptions in the fight(Like the bomber getting hit or explaining how you are punching/kicking). Still, I did like it.(I love a good action scene) Hope you do more!

6/8
-- JMgskills on 1/27/2012 3:32:35 PM with a score of 100
Some improvement over the previous version. Still short and military time hint useless though.

What does "rev.1" mean?

Grammar could use more work.

Keep at it.
-- urnam0 on 1/10/2012 12:09:21 AM with a score of 0
Still too short to be continued, still pretty linear.

I finished with my time being 0809 and I had the mask, the envelope, and $57

I guess it's kind of better, but the hint is still irrelevent and you should add it before I start putting int the numbers!
-- fergie14233 on 1/9/2012 8:59:05 PM with a score of 0
Another thing...I put in 0810 AND 0850 two different times and I won both ways.
-- fergie14233 on 1/7/2012 1:34:54 PM with a score of 0
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