Indie Spotlight: Autumn Dynasty

This week we take a look at Autumn Dynasty, an entry in this year's 2010 IGF Student Competition. Check it out.

Autumn Dynasty is a real-time strategy game set in a war-torn old Orient. You use a calligraphy paintbrush to order your units around the battlefield, hiding them in forests to surprise your enemies or around a mountain pass to outflank them. The art style resembles a 221 B.C Chinese painting, where everything is drawn in black or colored ink. The game is in its early builds, which means the gameplay is simple, unbalanced, and limited to AI skirmishes. With future releases planned, we see a lot of potential for a unique and fun RTS.

You can download this game and more at the GameSpot Downloads page. - MAM
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Game runs well, and the game design and troop movement is pretty good. Although the pathing could be a little better.... for being produced by students this is amazing; The same can be said for the concept of the game ( eg move by painting on the parchment is very original and i havn't seen anything like it :D ). If this was turned into a full game i would definitely give this an approval and purchase this.