A downloadable game for Windows and Mac OS X

Have a cold beer with an old friend under the warm Texas stars.

A game by Conor Mccann & featuring the music of Chris Schlarb with audio engineering by Devin O'Brien. Created for the mystic western game jam hosted by Juegos Rancheros.

Additional credits:
Made with Adobe Animate + AIR.
GSAP Library by Greensock.
Orator typeface by Adobe.
Bough & Stout typefaces by Pasha Korzhenko.
Sound effects provided by these fine folks over at freesound.org: Cabeeno Rossley, Felix Blume, Editor ADP, bdunis4, zywx, Cognito Perceptu, dwsd, Robinhood76, supersnd, fedefrede, juskiddink and willstepp.
Tom Farro for some quick PC testing.

Press:
"...the sort of simulation that devotes itself to capturing a feeling."
- Killscreen

"Imagine Kentucky Route Zero with one scene and done entirely in monochrome..."
- Rock, Paper, Shotgun

"...scrumptious artwork and appropriately twangy guitar music, Black Gold is the best thing I've played all week."
- PC Gamer

"It's easy to get lost in the moments Black Gold centers on."
- Game Informer

More information

Published158 days ago
StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X
Rating
(32)
AuthorConor Mccann
GenreSimulation
Tagsgame-jam, mystic-western, small-town, text-adventure
Player countSingleplayer

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Download
Black Gold - PC (55 MB)
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Black Gold - Mac (66 MB)