Dril is Going Cyber, and you’ll assist him make a online game.
Collect up TekkenChauncey, RickGamecube, and DigimonOtis, as a result of the best Twitter person of all time–Dril–is beginning a brand new undertaking. The grasp of surrealism is making a online game, and he’s crowdfunding on Patreon to finish the undertaking. We do not know if the online game will truly be coherent, however will probably be Very On-line.
Dril, whose semi-anonymous Twitter web page makes use of a really blurry picture of Jack Nicholson for his profile image, posted an outline of the sport on his Patreon web page.
“The sport follows the search of a silent protagonist who stumbles upon the reward of immortality in a harmful future the place Prime influencers and corrupt hollywood guys preserve a merciless grip on society,” the announcement stated. “The gameplay locations a powerful emphasis on using satisfying, responsive aerobatics to traverse a dozen or so worlds and discover a sh*t load of treasures and secrets and techniques.”
From the video, it appears to be like like a reasonably fundamental 2D platformer, and doubtless is not one thing that MetalGearEric or DonkeyKongEddie can be excited about enjoying, however who is aware of what surprises are in retailer? Non-player characters within the recreation embody a corncob, which is probably going a reference to a viral submit (not a tweet, as Dril solely posts) from a number of years in the past.
“im not owned! im not owned!!”, i proceed to insist as i slowly shrink and rework right into a corn cob
— wint (@dril) November 11, 2011
In the event you do not “get” Dril, then his web page is more likely to confuse you to the purpose of bodily harm. In the event you do get him, nevertheless, I’m very sorry that you’re one among us.
There is not a agency launch window for the sport, although Dril says he has to date executed the artwork and programming alone and plans to complete the undertaking by “the mid-2020s,” however this might be sooner if he may get sufficient cash to pay different builders to assist. We’re positive there are a number of itching for the chance.