Things For Humans
Based in Melbourne, Australia
January 22nd 2021
PC, Mac (via Steam and the App Store)
Rhythm, Adventure, Narrative
Mac App Store Page:
Video World is a synth-pop halloween musical about working at a video store, based on 3 original songs from synth-pop artist Monster Mansion.
Sing and complete rhythmic challenges while you decorate a video store for halloween and make friends with a magical pumpkin!
- All 3 tracks from the Video World EP by synth-pop artist Monster Mansion
- Rhythm based gameplay
- Comedic dialogue
- A spooky amount of puns
- 90's nostalgia
- Adorable 3D art style
Video World was developed as a predominately solo project over 5 months in 2020. It was inspired by 3 songs written by Jacob Leaney (Creative Director of Things For Humans) for his solo music project Monster Mansion.
Video World is a stand-alone prequel to the upcoming music/narrative game 'I Love You Tokyo'. It includes 2 of the same characters and features similar visuals and gameplay.
The game has been funded by Jacob, with some additional assistance from Film Victoria.
- Multiple game modes to allow even those with no experience with rhythm to enjoy the game
- Fully text based dialogue with dyslexia tested font
If you have specific requests, please contact us!
Creative Direction / Songwriting
Jack Kirby Crosby
Concept & 3D Art
Art Direction & Character Design
Character Rigging & Animation