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NollieFlipX

Oct. 12, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) I'm impressed I can't wait for the next one. The music was very good matched the town's atmosphere very well. Ahm the art was perfectly matching everything I think it was putting everything together. That art was so characteristic, a bit sketchy some times which was really good. The coloring was outstanding so vivid, real. The sceneries... I have to mention that I've found myself staring those beautiful views. I have to admit that for me to start reading a game's story it must really catch me, well this one did it. It was fast and objective at some points, just theory though I believe that those fast points help the player's will to read the greater parts of the storyline. I wish we had some more work to do in the forest and the waterfalls, which were both very nice scenes btw. It was an inspiring game, I wish we had more games like that in the future.

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aarmans

May. 17, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) Loved the game, but I didn't get my badge, am I the only one?

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Osark

Oct. 5, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) This is an epic adventure story of stealing everything that's not nailed down, particularly old womens' magical amulets, and plucking hairs from sleeping or otherwise unwary creatures. Helped along with amazing artwork, and a well suited musical score, this is truly a masterpiece of everyday life!

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Telemachus10

Oct. 10, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) Thanks for this beautiful game. I really like the concept of putting a story together and having that story serve the people of the village. I worked in oral histories for two years with former mill workers, and our work was much like that. Also, it's interesting that the illusive character is named Derrida. Jacques Derrida is the literary critic who developed "deconstruction," a process for un-building a narrative. So, I thought that Derrida might be working to un-build Myositis' efforts to construct his story. Pastel, I dig it!

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Terastas

Nov. 22, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) Note: You do not use the same bottle that contained the wine to contain the potion. The bottle you need to contain the potion of the drowned can be seen when you talk to the innkeeper in the top right corner. All the other items are straightforward enough.

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PockyJ

Dec. 19, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Beautiful game, and I loved the puzzle! Unfortunately, the badge doesn't load, which is the only big fault I find with it. Thanks!

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jonesclaytont

Dec. 9, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) interesting, but broken. game complete, but no badge is earned and save is lost on refresh.

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crieben1218

Jul. 5, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Badge doesn't work :(

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thuly

Mar. 21, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Don't leave the lake before you ask your question - the event despawns and you can't finish the game.

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gabs11111

Oct. 4, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) Myosotis is the proper name for the common plant with blue flowers: The Forget me not.

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Eviloscar666

Jun. 25, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) I can actually sell a drunkard for 2 acorns? Cool! XD

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MasterChiefDude

Apr. 28, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) Villager: I witnessed a series of crimes! Constable: Go on... Villager: A girl broke into a house outside of town. She abused a cat there & stole a few things so followed her. She then proceeded to steal things elsewhere in town &... Constable: [interrupts] What did she steal? Villager: Cat hair, a bell clapper, flint, a medallion, a str& of the drunkard's hair, an empty potion bottle, a pot &... Constable: [interrupts] Why would she steal those things? Villager: She stole some of them so that she could put a spell on the drunkard so that she could return him to his wife & get her Husk back &... Constable: [interrupts] Her what? Villager: Husk...it's like a giant turtle creature that she uses as a means of conveyance... Constable: -_- Villager: She also stole some of those things so that she could make a potion to raise a man from the dead... Constable: -_- Villager: I swear it's true! Constable: [incredulous tone] & why would she do that? Villager: For a story. Constable: *facepalm*

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mogorman

Jan. 7, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) Still problems with the badge.

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byzz

May. 23, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) i Complete Book of Stories....Story Weaver Badge does not work!

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Reniwolf

May. 25, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) Could someone tell me where can I find the cauldron, I am stuck without it.

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sh4rkoon

Dec. 8, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Didn't get the badge neither... too bad, but still a great piece of a game. Could be longer (a WAY longer wouldn't hurt)

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road0kamelot

Mar. 15, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) Played yet again, still no badge

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Pixie2

Aug. 17, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) Why didn't I get the badge for completing the story???

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Nathanyel

Jun. 15, 2012

Under rating threshold (show) The sequel has been mentioned already, but here's a proper link: http://www.kongregate.com/games/mrudi/a-grain-of-truth

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gina10137

Sep. 4, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) I didn't get my badge either.

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Apothekary

Jul. 31, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Brilliant! A no quibble 5 star rating right there! The story was compelling, the artwork beautiful, and the panel animation was the icing on the cake.

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3510

Jun. 22, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) Finished, but no badge. Is there supposed to be something after fix the wagon?

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scrabble82ship

Apr. 6, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) u can sell the drunk husband XD

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jonin777

Nov. 22, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) Wow! Loved everything about this game! Actually, I think it should be called art, not a game. A great work of art! Please tell us another tale soon!

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AmandaL63

Dec. 16, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) I've received all the pages, & finished the story three times, getting everything, yet still haven't received the achievement for finishing the story/game.

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UofL3000

Apr. 29, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) The game isn't giving out the badge, so when you beat the game, get a screen shot of the final dialogue or something.

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stellarmustache

Feb. 7, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) I finished the book, fixed my wagon wheel and finished the game, but didnt get my badge.

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cyberjacques

Jul. 7, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) Nice music, great art, kinda disappointed it was so short. Reminds me of that game with the cloud harvesters and floating rocks. Oh, and it didn't give me the badge after completing the story. Gave it five stars anyway.

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Miles_Glorioso

Oct. 9, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Congrats on a game well done! This game NEEDS a sequel!

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Gabriel1777

Oct. 24, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Where is my badge??? WHERE IS IT!!!!!!!

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xrunxnowx

Oct. 11, 2010

Under rating threshold (show) I like how the husband becomes just an item in your inventory and you can use him like any other item :D 5/5 for man-trading

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Milly067

Feb. 3, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) I completed it and didn't get the badge but I don't mind. Beautiful story line- I cried at the end XD

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Firechef15

Jul. 6, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) I didnt get my badge for this. Even went through it again and still no badge.

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kksony

Dec. 12, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) same here, game and story completed, but no badge......

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MimosaVendetta

Apr. 27, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Beautifully done game. Engaging characters and a flawlessly seamed art style really kick this game over the edge into amazing. The background story certainly isn't skimped on either.

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cristian1313

Aug. 21, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) I sold the Drunk Husband for 2 acorns 10/10

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thornyrose6

Mar. 17, 2012

Under rating threshold (show) i love the cat in the abandoned shack. eyes open when mouse is away from it, eyes closed when on

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coltyhuxx

Apr. 28, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) 5/5 -- I absolutely love the art style. This is among my favorite artwork/styles I've seen on Kong to date. Great music. Neat story. Really, you got so much right here!

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snowskeeper

May. 28, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) The potion bottle is in the tavern on the rack of shelves behind the barman. +Up so people can see, because it seems people are having trouble with this. =/

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Kheaven

Mar. 22, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Excellent game and artwork however it doesnt seem to be awarding the badge for some reason either way i cant wait for the next one

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sotlat

May. 4, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) Walkthrough (in English) Part 1: Take the broken wheel and the bag of food in the cart. Feed the mount. Click the clump of trees in the background. Take the acorn and the camomile flower. Enter the forest on the right. Now click the base of the tree with no lanterns and then the bell clapper. Come back out and click on the big rock, click again to read its inscription. Go into town. Go into the abandoned house. Read the note on the floor and get some cat fur from the sleeping cat. Cross the bridge. Talk to the woman at the well and then go to the stable. Talk to the woman at the stable. Ask her “who is Derrida”? ASK EVERYONE THIS QUESTION. Go to the alley where the Wayside Inn is located. Pick up the acorns on the right side of the alley. Talk to the gypsy at the far end, buy 2 formulas from him. Enter the Wayside Inn. Talk to the barman. Take the empty potion bottle from behind him. Look behind the curtain and buy the bottle of fine wine. Take the flint and a hair from the drunk.

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Uncle0Bob

Mar. 20, 2016

Under rating threshold (show) Amazing game! The story, the art, the music too! The badge seem to be broken though, i've seen others comment that too. If you didn't get the badge either, don't hesitate to subbmit a "report missing achivment". It won't be fixed if no one knows it's brooken:)

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Zabber91

Jun. 9, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) didn't get it either :/ :/

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Arithon1989

Jun. 3, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) didn't get it either

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bblackgary

Jul. 2, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) ...the next is grains of truth? idk what it is called but i think i know

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crazygirlespeon

Dec. 15, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Guys, check out A Grain of Truth, it's the sequel!

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Whitelonewolf

Aug. 14, 2014

Under rating threshold (show) I loved the game but didn't get the achievement

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questcequetuveux

Mar. 19, 2015

Under rating threshold (show) Great game, and the sequel is even better if you can get it to play. (It worked for me on Safari, which I normally never use.) Unfortunately the badge here still doesn't work...

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13lackscaro2

Mar. 15, 2012

Under rating threshold (show) this really needs a part two for how good it is...

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MacMasterMC

Apr. 28, 2011

Under rating threshold (show) This is a sublime game. It is quite simple and easy, but it is the music, sounds, and scenery that makes this game a pleasure to play. Not only that, but this game has inspired me to finally learn to program games myself, which is quite a feat, considering my actual lack of RL time. That is in no small part the reason I enjoy this game site all of us share. Very fun game.

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