A class project in Navigation, Game features Audio only gameplay, to simulate being blind and is set in a Monty Python-ish comical world where a group of blind Monks are initiating you into their society by having you perform several audio navigatory task to help you learn to SEE with your EARS. Game Plays through in about half an hour. Created by Kyle Audick & Erik Carlson UCLA D|MA 2008

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33 comments by awesomepossum on Mar 27th, 2008

The Blind Monk's Society is five week project in Navigation. Featuring Audio only navigation set in a Monty-Python-esk World of the Blind Monks.  You will need to use your headphones to take the first stumbling steps as a blind person and eventually learn how to walk blindly with confidence. You will meet many Colorful characters on your quest to help the Society and learn to SEE with your EARS.  This mod is available for Download Right HERE.

 

And Now A few Words From our Great Leader Brother Pancy Fants:

Greetings and Salutations occularly deficent masses of the world, I am here with Glorious News! You no longer need to fear the blindness that ails you, you will learn to see again, With Your Ears! Now I know what you are Saying, "Mr. Fants, How much is this going to cost me?" With Eye transplants running you thousands of dollars you may expect to pay $1,000.00 for my services. Does that sound like a deal? I don't think so, What If I offerd the teachings of this Course for the ridiculously low price of 4 easy installments of $29.95? Can you beat that kind of Value? You can... Well...  Umm how about if I offer you all my teachings and Gaurentee that you will learn to SEE with your EARS all you have to do is provide us, The Blind Monks Society, with a few services to be named at a later date in an undisclosed location? You agree? FANTASTIC! I can't wait to meet you at the Monastary of The Blind Monks Society.

 

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Blind Monk's Society v1.0 Installer

Blind Monk's Society v1.0 Installer

Apr 2, 2008 Full Version 8 comments

For those of you who have yet to play this mod and are waiting for an installer because rars scare you. The wait and fear is over. Rejoyce, for the blind...

Blind Monk's Society v1.0 RAR

Blind Monk's Society v1.0 RAR

Mar 22, 2008 Full Version 14 comments

!! Play this mod with Headphones or it will be very difficult !! This is a class project in Navigation, Game features Audio only gameplay, to simulate...

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Torabi
Torabi Sep 26 2009, 8:36am says:

I wonder why there are no gameplay videos..

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Whizzard
Whizzard Sep 9 2013, 1:49am replied:

You can reproduce the gameplay video with just a few simple steps!

Step 1: Close your eyes.

There you go!

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MRP_REMEDY
MRP_REMEDY May 25 2010, 9:18am replied:

Probly to keep the element of surprise after you have dwnldled the game. Im going to get it atm

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weasle
weasle May 31 2009, 12:10am says:

You should make a horror game like this, you cant see, but you can hear, it would be so scarry...and AWSOME. Also, where can I get the jig at the end of the game? :3

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awesomepossum
awesomepossum Jun 9 2009, 1:00am replied:

I have considered making a horror version of the game, just a bit busy with other projects at the moment, but I'll probably come back to it later.

The song is in the sound folder, if you still have the mod installed. but its just a small part at the end of a song called "I Don't Know All I Know" by admiral twin

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capsule56
capsule56 Mar 10 2009, 6:21pm says:

NICE I NEED TO PLAy thiS!

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drwee
drwee Dec 15 2008, 1:34am says:

This is the only game I can claim to have finished with my eyes closed. Awesome mod, and a great sense of humor. Very good, and original idea. Expertly executed! Great job on this.

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sbnewsom
sbnewsom Nov 29 2008, 3:28am says:

Absolutely brilliant! I've always wanted to see it would be like as a blind person. Not only did I get my blind dreams satisfied! I also got some awesome Monty Python-esque humor out of it.

Thank you so much! It would be interesting next time to introduce possibilities of death, physical items (running into walls or trees or chairs or random people. The best way a blind person navigates is through touch, but if thats not a possibility, at least introduce some random objects to run into that identify the location. besides future possibilities, I'd say great job.

Keep it up!

Don't forget that the sequel should have the blind monk steal the holy hand grenade of antioch. :D

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awesomepossum
awesomepossum Nov 29 2008, 2:06pm replied:

hehe, that would be fun. I'll see what I can do when i'm less busy with other projects

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Nallal
Nallal Oct 29 2008, 2:34pm says:

I guess you wouldn't be able to see the credits though, cause you're blind xD

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I really enjoyed this mod. It could be little longer though. Funny...I maxed out every graphig setting before starting to play:D Didn't really realise that i really was playing blind:P

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