Three Guys That Paint
"Has anyone ever told you that you're kinda weird?"
Nigel is a house painter. While trying to earn money with his two colleagues (Terri and Arthur) and taking care of 6-year-old Alicia, Nigel decides to take in a new tenant: Morwenna.
Despite being new to this whole ‘parenting’ thing, Nigel is becoming a good parent for Alicia. She and Nigel are having a pretty okay life. However, there have been recent reports of mysterious disappearances around the neighbourhood. And Morwenna seems to be acting stranger and stranger...
The story is set in London, Canada. The game takes place over the course of several days.
The game is available as pay what you want-ware, which means that you can pay as much as you think the game is worth or get it for free.
You don't need a credit card to download the game. If you do not wish to/cannot pay for the game, just put in your email address, enter in a $0 amount. This will let you download the game for free. You can always go back and donate money after playing the game.
Behind the Scenes Booklet
Praise for Three Guys That Paint
"The story is weird and fun in a way that feels like one of your childhood fantasies coming to life." - Jay Is Games
"I dig the concept, the diversity, the different fashion trends, the somewhat androgynous ladies, the idea of playing a Canadian bisexual middle-aged adoptive dad because when have you EVER seen that in a VN... I find all your characters pretty interesting, but actually most of all I'm looking forward to seeing Nigel interact with Alicia, because compelling parent/child relationships are pretty much absent from games at large." - Fox Lee
"Three Guys that Paint by Katy133 is a visual novel that reads much like a children’s storybook... There is less about painting than there is about mysterious disappearances, bathroom portals, and parenting – And I wouldn’t have it any other way." - Bluebirdplays
"My thoughts on this game is it's really cute. It's really... adventurous... it's out there... If you're into dinosaurs, space adventures, that kind of thing, you'll probably like this." - RaynebowWolf
"It's a quirky game." - Tryinmorning
"I quite liked this one." - ChrisTenarium
Fangame: Three Guys That Paint: Homestretch by Naomi Norbez
Platforms: Windows, Mac, Linux
File size: ~170 MB (zipped)
Release date: 31st March 2015
Type: Visual novel, branching path.
Genre: Slice of life, romance, comedy, mystery, and one other.
Made for NaNoRenO 2015.
Playing time: ~30 mins.
Word count: ~14,600.
Made with Ren'Py
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