A downloadable game for Windows

Download NowName your own price

In a post apocalyptic environment, will you survive or will you let the town eat you alive?

Inspired by the Silent Hill series for the atmosphere, It's with the chills that I share with you my very first video game.

Features : 

- Unsual gameplay mechanics
- No notes, no keys to pickup
- A game that shows and doesn't tell.
- Original music tracks
- Voxel artstyle


Download

Download NowName your own price

Click download now to get access to the following files:

Embuscade.zip 209 MB

Development log

Comments

Log in with itch.io to leave a comment.

Viewing most recent comments 1 to 40 of 117 · Next page · Last page

what a neat little twist

Neat game! I enjoyed the twist ending. I did a gameplay if you are interested, I'll link it below.

Una historia corta, muy bonita y sencilla, para jugarla Relajado, quizas Un poco mas de Gráficos, podeis ver el video también en mi canal de "Placebogamer" yo quiero que me ayudéis suscribiéndose a mi canal, gracias por bronceado bello juego amigo./A short story, very beautiful and simple, to play it relaxed, maybe a little more graphics, you can see the video also on my channel "Placebogamer" I want you to help me by subscribing to my channel, thanks for such a beautiful game friend.

That was a cool little game. Didn't take too long to realise what was going on, and I loved how we joined the others at the end, lol.

I did have a few issues getting it to run though, crashed a few times.

(+1)

This game is amazing.  Great experience.

Thank you, I'm glad you liked it! And thanks for sharing your playthrough, always cool to watch it out! :)

This was really well made! Cool graphics, and a nice twist at the end! I enjoyed this a lot!!! Here's my playthrough:

Fun choise of graphics. Works good for the enviroment and gives a good creepy feeling. Liking that the player starts the game out knowing nothing of whats going on, instead getting some small hints of what going on on the way. 

The only thing that making this game a bit difficult is that the hunger meter goes down somewhat fast. So its better not to forget that one. :)

What's best is the twist you leaving in the game. Made the whole game for me. :)

(1 edit)

Well done art, very interesting atmosphere and a simple story that manage to impact without having a single line of dialog.

I didn't like to go around being anxious of the starve bar, it made me lost some of the enjoyment from the above. That feature dosen't match the rest of the game, mechanically speaking.

(1 edit)

That was awesome! The ambience and the conclusion blew me away! Here's my playthrough (in Polish) Cheers!

(1 edit)

I loved the graphics and the atmosphere, nice little twist cool :)

Gameplay

This game crashes every computer I try to load it on, which is a shame because I've seen this one on YouTube and it's worth a play.

(+1)

I played this in my 3 random horror game series

I really like the art style of the game reminded me of minecraft and silent hill. I just really wish it wasn't that short, but the atmosphere of the game is where it attracts you.

(+1)

Muuy bien juego, el pixelado y la idea me ha encantado

(+1)

In a world where you only follow your basic instinct. will you survive the hunger, or would you let the hunger consume you 

(+1)

Heya, Someone posted this on GJ and it doesn't look like you. https://gamejolt.com/games/Embuscade/403014

(+2)

Hi, thanks for letting me know! The guy is saying that I let him post the game on his page. I highly doubt so! I've reported it to the GJ team

Sure thing!

excellent good idéa ;)

Cool Game

OH MY GAWD! THIS GAME! It definitely caught me off guard. I won't spoil it but if you are reading this just play it. It's short and great.

Your game starts at 13:03

Really enjoyed the bit right before the end.

Hi, Dear Dev

Its a nice short game you made there, I've loved it that I made a  gameplay video

Can you make a mac version of the game?

(+1)

Hi, dear Dev!

I've expirienced a bug. This little girl stucked in a path and I couldn't get through.

She was running in place.  It was on a path when I heard crying noises.

Please look into it.

It is a nice Game... I would not call it the Best free Game of 2017, but still nice Game


I featured this game, short but sweet. well done for a game jam game.

"Embuscade: Best free game of 2017" and yet you have to pay for the game, lol

you don't HAVE to, it is a donation, you can always choose not to donate anything and still downloa

(1 edit)

Short but spooky. Fun game with a interesting twist!

If you like this video subscribe for more awesomeness! Subscribe!

It was a really cool short experience game.

This was a really enjoyable and short experience! Since the game was made for a jam, it is quite short, but the quality of the overall experience is still very high!

Here's a video of my play through! :)

Embuscade is one of those games where you have to experience it for yourself for the first time. Because you’re dropped in a dreary world where you have absolutely no clue as to who you are and what you’re supposed to do. But that’s what’s fun about this inde title once you figure It out. When you do, you are meant with an eye opening surprise when you reach the end.

Un beau boulot les gars ! L'ambiance est vraiment sympas et les jeux de lumières + brouillard, surtout la fin, dur de s'y attendre.. rien à dire, hâte de voir la suite qui a l'air plus que prometteuse !

Definitely an awesome game! The twist worked wonderfully! I made a video showcasing the game

Wonderfully done short game. The creators were able to develop an abundance of tension in such a short amount of time. I can't be the only one who didn't see the twist coming! 

Dunno why I didn't find this game earlier because this is really good idea! I even did a small sketch near the end :D

Wow. I was so pleasantly surprised by this game. The visuals are 10/10, the sound design is 10/10, and the story could definitely be made into a full-fledged game. I need more!!! :D 

(-1)

Para los que hablen español... un muy buen juego...
(-1)

Para los que hablen español... un muy buen juego...

Can you make a mac version of the game?

Attention, Google Translate, I'm from Russia

Hi, Max!
I've been following your games for a long time, but just now I've thought of registering here, I'm sorry.
I had to digress from you for a while, I look, and you already have the second part planned.
I always thought that your first game, that without a number-something like a demo version, is too short, and the final was intrigued ...
Tell me, is everything over now, is it over?
Yes, the second part will definitely be cool, a lot of new, I'm sure, but ...
P.S. I like everything, you're good and handsome, go on, and do not stop to stop.
P.P.S. Thank you for being.

Hello Peter (it's your name right?)
Thank you for supporting me and for having played Embuscade. The second part is planned right. Although the game will be more gameplay based than story, so you won't actually understand everything that happened in the first game, i want to keep the mystery ;) But there'll be some surprises... I can't tell what but the ones who played the game will understand ;)
I invite you to follow the devlog of the second game here : https://maxparata.itch.io/embuscade-2/devlog/36445/05-cleaning-preparing-on-the-...

PS : The devlog will change adress soon, I'll notify you ;)

Thank you very much for your answer
And yes Peter is my name

This game was really well done.  I like the pixel style to it.  Short, and sweet is the best way to describe it.  

Viewing most recent comments 1 to 40 of 117 · Next page · Last page