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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davefp
davefp Apr 6 2008, 9:17pm says:

That was the best 15 minutes of gameplay I've had in a long while! Excellent work, very well done. My only complaint (that moved it from a 10 to a 9 out of 10) was the fact that it rather leaves you hanging at the end there. It would be nice to have some credits (or something) to mark the end of the game. Actually, what I would really have liked to do was be able to watch a recording of myself playing through the game afterwards, perhaps from a third person perspective.

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Lucífer
Lucífer Apr 5 2008, 10:40am says:

This was like having sex with a monkey
which is a good thing...
good thing I didn't say Elephant

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Stuffie
Stuffie Apr 5 2008, 9:37am says:

lol nice one AP :D. clever little game

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Lordofthelargepants
Lordofthelargepants Apr 4 2008, 3:26pm says:

Man, I'll change my "no-screen no download policy" for this one XD

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nopushbutton
nopushbutton Apr 4 2008, 5:47am says:

Is the jig the end of it?
It was great!

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awesomepossum
awesomepossum Apr 4 2008, 3:50pm replied:

Yes indeed!

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david_Orrick
david_Orrick Apr 4 2008, 1:15pm replied:

Yeah i think it was unless the monk lost his tongue :p Shame you couldnt be told that though and couldnt find the other monks after the jog, just the bell and the water, but great concept, very very original and a must have mod!

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PBparadox
PBparadox Apr 3 2008, 9:27pm says:

Wow, this mod was absolutely awesome. I had a badday today but the end of this game made up for it, I almost cried. The music at the end really made me appreciate sound and the ability to hear. Just goes to show how amazing all the little sounds are in life and how much more powerful music must be to the blind.

Haha, thanks for making this, thanks a lot! It honestly gave me a better outlook on life XDZ

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awesomepossum
awesomepossum Apr 4 2008, 5:05am replied:

Glad it was a pickme up for you, We had a lot of fun putting it together.

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Crispy
Crispy Apr 3 2008, 5:13am says:

+Watch

...geddit! 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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