Want to Play a PC version?

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#1 Posted by Inzzy (127 posts) -

Drecom Co., Ltd worked with KairoSoft to bring you this game to the PC, the only downside..You will need a Facebook account. 
When I heard the GB guys talk about this game on one of the bombcasts i could not help and raise and eyebrow and think "Wait, this game sounds like something that I have played before", and now after seeing screenshots of it i know why. 
The Facebook game has been out for a few months now, still in Alpha stage but if you want it on the PC and you got a Facebook account then here is your chance.  
Game Studio Story - FB Link

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#2 Posted by takua108 (1596 posts) -

Thanks for the link, gonna check that out ASAP. My iPod touch broke months ago and, since hearing about this game, I've considered getting a new one, but this will save be about $250 :D

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#3 Posted by Tebbit (4589 posts) -

This game is worth the cost of playing a game on Facebook.

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#4 Posted by TwoLines (3506 posts) -

You have to hire friends to be able to make games. I hate games that do that. Screw this.

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#5 Posted by Tebbit (4589 posts) -
@TwoLines said:
" You have to hire friends to be able to make games. I hate games that do that. Screw this. "
Yeah, discovered that a minute ago. Also the translation is awful. Or rather, not great.
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#6 Posted by armaan8014 (6105 posts) -

thanks

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#7 Posted by armaan8014 (6105 posts) -
@Tebbit said:
" @TwoLines said:
" You have to hire friends to be able to make games. I hate games that do that. Screw this. "
Yeah, discovered that a minute ago. Also the translation is awful. Or rather, not great. "
crap. forget it then
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#8 Posted by ViciousReiven (977 posts) -

The graphics in this version voids any charm the original would have. :\ 

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#9 Posted by Nettacki (1333 posts) -
@Tebbit said:
" @TwoLines said:
" You have to hire friends to be able to make games. I hate games that do that. Screw this. "
Yeah, discovered that a minute ago. Also the translation is awful. Or rather, not great. "
Well it IS in alpha. And they're still receiving feedback I guess...
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#10 Edited by Driadon (3214 posts) -

Good news so far: the "Friends" you seem to recruit seems to only take their likeness and that's it. You can tell it not to say anything stupid on their wall. 
Edit: Nevermind. Yeah, it seems they REALLY Facebook-d this version. One of the reasons why the original is so damn addictive is because things are constantly going and you always want to make that next project.

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#11 Posted by Nettacki (1333 posts) -
@Driadon said:
" Good news so far: the "Friends" you seem to recruit seems to only take their likeness and that's it. You can tell it not to say anything stupid on their wall. Edit: Nevermind. Yeah, it seems they REALLY Facebook-d this version. One of the reasons why the original is so damn addictive is because things are constantly going and you always want to make that next project. "
Maybe we can make a suggestion that the processes go much faster? Like, maybe 1/2 the rate the iPhone game is going (say, if it takes 1 minute in real time to make a game, it should take 2 on the FB version.)
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#12 Posted by Pingu44 (122 posts) -

So, I've got (as we speak) the #24 game on the leaderboard at the moment. I *may* have stolen the name for my company a little.

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#13 Posted by sp1der1976 (68 posts) -
@Inzzy:  
 
Thank you thank you thank you for telling us about this game.   
 
I was  quite upset I couldn't play this game as I don't have an IP nor speak Japanese. 
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#14 Posted by overbyte (99 posts) -

Wow that was fast. I finally turned on Platform for this thing.
First thing I noticed was the music. Yup, this IS the Facebook version of Game Dev Story 
 
Spamming friend's walls now :)

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