The Nocturns


“The Nocturns” is a 2D forced sidescroller where the player is tasked with guiding a sleepwalking character safely through a level without controlling him directly. The narrative of the game involves an antagonist, the “Sandman”, who is responsible for putting the protagonist to sleep.

Gameplay Video:



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Development Tool:  MOAI. Development Blog available Here.

Duration: 4 weeks


  • Game Physics
  • Level Creation
  • Input Management

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