Celebrating Life – eJam

“Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.” 
– George Eliot

Purpose

Celebrating Life is an exploration game set during Day of the Dead (Dia de Los Muertos), a holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, where life and death are celebrated by reuniting both the living and the dead. Players have to help a family collect objects that represent memories of their departed family members with the goal of building an “ofrenda”.

Made for
IGDA – eJam 2020

Timeline
2 days.

Role
✧ Game Design (Story/Concept/Mechanics)
✧ Level Design (Dark Level)
✧ Programming (Dark Level)
✧ UI (Main Menu, Gameplay, Sprites)

Date Completed
June 2020

Screenshots
Trailer