This game rules. PLAY IT!
Buddy Boy (Chain Game)
A downloadable game for Windows
PLAY HERE IN BROWSER:
👉 ( Link to Game Page ) 👈
Buddy Boy is a chain game: it was created by a group of people in turns, passing it on to the next person after each chapter was completed. Each person went into the game "blind", and had to continue the story that was laid out by the previous chapters.
As you can imagine, the result is a wild ride with many ridiculous twists and turns.
Buddy Boy was organized and developed by people in the Something Classic discord server throughout the year of 2022 and finished in the beginning of 2023. The game was created in RPGMaker2003.
Game length: About 4-6 hours.
- Joseph Duke
- OK CPU
Above you can find the direct link to play the game in your browser. (No web embed here on itch because it exceeds the file limit).
Below is the download to play the game on your PC. The installer version is for anybody who wants to play the game, and the RM2003 version is for users who have RPGMaker 2003 installed and want access to the game files.
Updated 3.7.2023: Fixed the issues with the missing RTP files in the web version, fixed some minor bugs and decreased the file size for both versions. Thanks to OK CPU for working on this update.
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my chains are rattling in excitement!
Not that I am suggesting anything strange, and I don't know how people feel about this, but back in the day when I was but a wee lad, and copies of this engine circulated before EB was actually selling it to people in the USA, I remember an RTP fix that involved simply altering the registry file to indicate that the RTP was installed. I'm pretty sure that 2k3 actually supports this natively because there are hidden features in that engine such as plug ins (yes it supports plug ins and there is no documentation on this); all of that aside, a chain game is a really neat idea. I wanted to do this with a book to see how bad it would be :)
Really enjoyed this game dudes! Nice work, and I really like the twist ending.
chapter 3 seems to have some missing assets in the web browser version. there may be more after that point.