The Act - An Interactive Comedy
A 13-year-old Arcade Video Game PCB by Cecropia, Inc.
Not emulated in MAME
The Act - An Interactive Comedy © 2005 Cecropia, Incorporated.
In the tradition of the world’s most classic animations comes "The Act" – a unique, film-quality game that lets you control 2D animated characters completely interactively.
Enter the magical world of Edgar and Sylvia – two unforgettable characters drawn together by fate and circumstance. Help Edgar - a well-meaning window washer – in his quest to rescue his brother, save his job, and romance the woman of his dreams!
Follow the characters through hilarious adventures, and across a visually-rich tapestry of scenes and scenarios. Experience the unique, adaptive musical score, and sound effects that respond directly to real-time gameplay.
With stunning visuals, a captivating storyline and simple controls, The Act is a tremendous deal of fun for anyone (6-65+ years), and an exciting new form of animated game.
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Players : 1
Control : knob
The Act - An Interactive Comedy is the first game by Cecropia, Inc.
The game has been in development for over 6 years, and was on location test in several locations in the New England area but did not went well, so it cancelled.
Only 40 kits were made along with a couple of prototype cabinets which were sold off on eBay.
Apple App Store (2012)
Official website: http://theactgame.com