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Major Project Pitch

  1. 1. PONTIFICATION One Man, One Destiny, One TruthEadaoin Dempsey | Bernhard Raml | Ann Marie Burke
  2. 2. The Game Pontification is a 2D side-scrolling platform game for: Windows Xbox 360 It will be developed with the use of a number of open source facilities, such as: XNA | Farseer Physics Engine Mercury Particle Engine | Gleed 2D You control the spirit of the recently deceased Father O‟ Brien a pissed off priest who has a score to settle with the Catholic Church Through possession of various characters and objects you meet along your way, you must overcome a series of hazardous puzzles and threatening enemies to bring down the system of lies within the Church
  3. 3. The Story“Ye who enter, abandon all hope.” - Dante Alighieri, Inferno
  4. 4. Father O‟ Brien A life long servant to the Catholic Church, has just „left‟ the real world an hour ago (death by peanut allergy – a very disappointing end!) Expecting angels, choirs and the works, Father O‟ Brien stirs from unconsciousness only to find himself surrounded by a vast, vacant wasteland with nothing but the clothes he died in...oh and his collar! Discovering a business card tucked into his pocket he quickly retrieves it and begins to read the following:
  5. 5.  Sick with excitement, he turns the card ready, to receive his „revelation‟ and sees…this: A blank card with nothing but a tiny symbol on it and nothing…no revelation, no adoring angels, nothing except in tiny fine print at the bottom of the card he reads: “If you are not satisfied with your afterlife revelation, Please seek Human Resources located in the Vatican HQ” He knew the symbol was familiar – The Vatican City coat of arms!!! OK…Now he‟s pissed and not the enjoyable kind!
  6. 6. The Inspiration Games | Movies | Literature
  7. 7. ODDWORLD Abe‟s Exodus• A 2D platformer that places an emphasis on lateral thinking and solving puzzles• Primary source of inspiration for: - game mechanics - Avatar control - Artwork - Importance of storyline
  8. 8. Outland | Limbo | TrineThese games will also be essential resources in achieving seamlesscharacter control, amazing graphics and an all roundexcellent, memorable experience for the user
  9. 9. Movies | TV | Books
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