“Nice Plays” are video episodes where your nice hosts play and talk about a game, and after 17 minutes, our egg timer goes off and we give our final thoughts. In this episode, Mark plays the recent indie game Boor, and your nice hosts all find a lot to like about it!
- Martha and Mark worked on a game for the 2017 Global Game Jam about eyeballs!
- Boor was made by a single developer, a topic we discuss in a previous episode.
Game: Boor (http://www.dazlog.com/boor/)
Publisher: Badland Games
Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux
Release date: February 14th, 2017
Genre: 2D Puzzle-Platformer
Summary: “Eden is a human colony far from Earth. To develop a better society, settlers made an artificial intelligence, BOOR, to help them, but this machine turned against them. When a little girl accidentally lands on the planet of Eden, she discovers BOOR has taken over and there are only a few survivors left. With her special ability to multiply herself, she’ll help them destroy BOOR and reclaim the world.”