Lost in the Woods: Illuminated Manuscript
A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux
Game Maker's Toolkit Game Jam Submission
Lost in the Woods
You awake in the middle of a Medieval forest. The sky is darkening quickly and there is a chill in the air. Luckily, you have a torch with you that will keep you warm. But as you light it, you here a monstrous sound in the distance that reminds you of the beasts you've seen in manuscripts. What else will your torch illuminate?
How your submission matches the theme:
Fire is one of the most valuable tools throughout human history, mainly due to its multiple uses. It can be used to light dark areas, set things on fire, and provide warmth. But it can also attract unwanted attention.
Windows 7 (and probably 8 & 10)
Mac OS X
Third Party Tools
Arthur Palomo - Programmer
Danielle Buma - Art Wrangler
Licensed via GameDevMarket.net:
Primarily digitized versions of Medieval art
British Library + Wikimedia Commons
Walters Art Museum, Baltimore
Book of Hours, Bruges, ca.1500
British Library, The Luttrell Psalter, Add MS 42130 (medieval manuscript,1325-1340), f58v
National Library of the Netherlands / Koninklijke Bibliotheek or KB; Royal Library
Der Naturen Bloeme of Jacob van Maerlant, .ca 1350 Dutch
New York Public Library
Tacuinum Sanitatis, Four Trees, Italy c. 1460
Author: Martin Jelinek 'mikodrak'
Deathbird Stories - Eidolons
Open Font License:
1. Unzip folder.
2. Run "LostInTheWoods.exe"
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