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"My name is Mi."


Mi, a 10-year old girl in elementary school, is bullied in class by the other pupils because of her name. One day, the teacher comes up with an essay: "Write a story about yourself!" Completely clueless about what to write, she will have three days to finish her homework, helped by her father and Wendy, her only friend...

Once Upon a Child is a ~25 minutes long visual novel, made in RPG Maker MV for the Indie Game Maker Contest 2017. 

  • A 50k characters-long story
  • A vertically-oriented screen, to simulate good old pages of paper
  • A writing-based choice system
  • 4 different endings depending on the words chosen
  • A "Notes" menu with the notes of the author + A sound test

A KodamaSoft game

Story and programmation : Dwimepon

Background art: Binyamin Mellish, Jahoo Clouseau, Mike, Pixabay, Photo Mix, Terje Sollie

Music and sounds: Kevin MacLeod, Rengoku Teien, Azell, Enterbrain, Kadokawa, freesounds.org

Plugins: Jorel Mayer, Sly, Tor Damian Design / Galenmereth , Yanfly Engine Plugins, Yoji Ojima


Twitter: @Dwimepon

Discord: Dream#8875

"And they lived happily, ever after..."


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Once Upon a Child v1.1.rar 88 MB

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