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what is monsters and memories?
Monsters and Memories is a maze dungeon crawlers in which players must fight monsters in order to collect their missing memories and escape the dungeon in which they are trapped.
Monsters and Memories is a game that is marketed towards visually impaired players, therefore, there are no visuals for the player and the game screen is black.
Game Mechanics: Players will move throughout the maze using the WASD keys on the keyboard and can repeat narrations by pressing the enter key. In order to interact with monsters and memories in the maze, players will use voice commands such as 'poison' and 'collect.'
Under the black screen shown to players, there is a maze filled with monsters and memories that are crucial to game play: 1. Walls of maze (dictate where player can or cannot go) 2. Player icon (keeps track of where player is in the maze) 3. Monster icons (control when and of what type of monster noise is played) 4. Weapon icons (indicate which weapons the player may use) 5. Memory icon (indicates place of a memory meant to be collected by the player)