The Walled Garden is a platformer RPG set in a surrealistic Garden of Eden with procedurally generated trees which grow from a destructible environment which subdivides as it is destroyed.

Inspiration for TWG stems from video games such as; Super Mario Bros, Flashback, N+, Zelda & Super Metroid. With artwork inspired by Hayao Miyazaki, Zdzislaw Beksinski, Hieronymus Bosch, Salvidor Dali and many Esoteric Illustrations.

The game assimilates esoteric symbolism to video-game iconography via the appropriation of existing source materials. Essentially TWG is a interactive representation of the pictogram depicted on each tarot card.

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0 comments by DrBones on Jul 25th, 2014

There are particular animals in Eden that don't mind Atom riding on their back.
At the moment the current existing mounts are; Horse, Rooster, Swordfish

I'm planning to add a Gryphon as well, if you can think of any more mounts let me know.

Horse: Left and right motion (basic mount)
The original mount ; Will have to re-designed because the other two mounts are more interesting.
And the Rooster kind of makes the Horse obsolete.


Rooster: Nimble jumper with a secondary flutter jump


Swordfish: Water based mount, stabs enemies, jumps out of water, slides across the ground (can't change direction out of water)


Gryphon (WIP) : Aerial mount, flying - either Flappybird style or Hovering like a Shmup.


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Winter Solstice Demo 2012

Winter Solstice Demo 2012

Dec 21, 2012 Demo 1 comment

In regards to the whole 2012 December 21st, new age belief. I rushed myself to get a demo out by today. This demo is pretty haphazardly thrown together...

Tech Demo

Tech Demo

Oct 22, 2012 Demo 0 comments

This demo is about two years old. You can either try playing the demo, or switching throw rooms by pressing Q&E The plan is to release a stable demo...

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luciuspain
luciuspain Jul 23 2014, 3:34pm says:

I think it looks awesome totally love to play it.
Wish I had a few bucks to donate but ill gladly purchase it when it comes out.

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DrBones
DrBones Jul 27 2014, 6:51pm replied:

Glad you like how it looks, no worries about donations.
Have you had a chance to try out the demo that is on indieDB already?

It's pretty old to the new demo that will be coming out very soon.

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