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Video: O’Sirus In The Fold

The Knobbcrookians represent blades (scissors) and the Bogolds represent rock, but not many have met the paper people of The Fold. Be careful around them. They are twitchy.

If you played Episode I, you’ll see the UI has improved and there are now more layers of smoother scrolling. (continue reading)

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Video: Bad Hemochines

O’Sirus has wandered into the Knobbly Crook’s Hemochine festival, which is really a one-man show by the infamous Osmo the Breaker. There’s a lot of fun and terrifying stuff to do here, but nothing quite as pants-filling as the spookhouse. Beware! (continue reading)

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A Gallery Of Weirdos

Here are a few of the weirdos you’ll meet in your Knobbly Crook adventures. I’d introduce you to them, but that would spoil all the fun.

 

 

 

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Judgement Wardens: Keeping the Crook In Line

You Will Be Judged!

While most Knobbcrookians embrace the metal bits they were given at “birth,” there’s a cult of rebels who live deep in the Undercrook who modify their bodies with replacement metals in their pursuit of unity and equality. The Judgement Wardens are very skilled at lecturing people and have started to enforce harsh rules upon the denizens above. (continue reading)

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Tarsus Twotalk’s Toxic Shack

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A new screenshot from Chapter II: The Face of the Face. O’Sirus took a slimy side trail off the cliff’s path and found himself face to face with an old fiend. You may remember Tarsus Twotalk from the Horse’s Ass bar, where he was preaching doom. (continue reading)

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Lore: Knobbcrookian Names

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Most Knobbcrookians receive two names, one when they are first excavated from the vast junk piles around the Knobbly Crook, and one when they have found their calling.

The first name, or “dig” name, widely varies based the finder. You find it, you name it. (continue reading)

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Lore: Knobbcrookian Language

Like the people themselves, Knobbcrookian language has chaos at its base. While a listener might be able to discern specific repeated words and equate meaning to them, those words will usually vary from Knobbcrookian to Knobbcrookian. So how do they communicate? (continue reading)

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Lore: Who Is Jack?


If you’ve played chapter I of the Knobbly Crook, chances are you’ve met the mysterious Jack Steamheel in the Horse’s Ass Bar. Jack is a traveler from another world, a legend, in fact. His story is an ongoing, weird urban fantasy story set in a steampunk world and filled with unusual creatures. (continue reading)

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Keeping The Knobbly Crook Free

The first trilogy/twology of the Knobbly Crook will be 100% free. That’s not going to change. Relax. And I do aim to create *future* chapters of the series for years to come for free, too. But that may be difficult due to being a full-time game dev working in the AAA industry. (continue reading)

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