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.

"...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

Published117 days ago
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X
AuthorConor Mccann
Tagsgame-jam, mystic-western, small-town, text-adventure
Player countSingleplayer


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