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The Last Question [v1.1]
« on: November 10, 2020, 01:54:30 am »

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A simple five-dollar bet gets drastically out of hand.

This level is a loose adaptation of "The Last Question", a short story written by Isaac Asimov.
Also featuring a little bit of art by mothbeanie!

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* Initial contest release

* Initial dware release
* Reorganized zip file so you can just put it directly in the levels folder in 2.3+
* Changed the level description from listing contest phrases to something more descriptive
* Tweaked some tiles used in the final cutscene
* Added death sprites
* Added a small secret
« Last Edit: November 10, 2020, 04:03:05 am by allison »


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Re: The Last Question [v1.1]
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2020, 02:40:22 am »
Let me be the first to say that this level is mind-blowing with its narrative. Though I haven't read the original Isaac Asimov story, this brilliant retelling gives me great feelings of wonder and raises a number of interesting philosophical questions. I can't recommend this level enough - and I have a great urge to check out the original story as well. Good stuff! :viridian: