An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

An Occur­rence at Owl Creek Bridge is a game adap­ta­tion of the story by the same name writ­ten by Ambrose Bierce.

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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

SPC AWARD BUG Silver 2013

Won Sil­ver Medal at Seri­ous Play Con­fer­ence
Fea­tured on FreeIndieGam.es
Fea­tured on DIYGamer
Free­ware Pick on Ind­ie­Games
Dis­played at ArtScape
Inter­view about at Ordi­naryGamer
Reviewed on Jay­Is­Games
Very gen­er­ous write up at Beef­jack
Dis­played at Dif­fer­ent Games
Accepted for dis­play at DIGRA 2014

 

“A tes­ta­ment to how video games can be used to tell a story.“
– Ind­ie­GameMag

“It’s thought-provoking and emo­tion­ally grip­ping, should you let it be“
 IndieStatik

“It  embod­ies some­thing very rare in gam­ing today –  a very strong and com­pelling mes­sage that demon­strates how game design can be an art and how video games can be used to tell a story.“
– 30PlusGamer

“It appears James… has suc­ceeded in blur­ring the dis­tinc­tion between read­ing a story and actu­ally being put in the role of the pro­tag­o­nist.“
– GamesWarp

 

Made by James Earl Cox III. Devel­op­ment time: Around 3 months.