I really liked this demo and totally can't wait until the full release! But i did have trouble getting past the second boss paw at the end boss battle:
Lenin - The Lion
A downloadable game for Windows
DEMO AVAILABLE ON ENGLISH, PORTUGUESE AND SPANISH
Lenin is an albino lion, the only one of his kind, and because of that he feels insecure and constantly discouraged. In fact, Lenin caters to all the symptoms of depression. Worse, his mother does not understand why his son was born this way, and the whole village despises him and treats him cruelly. At school, he suffers bullying and can’t concentrate on class.
Now, hopeless about life, certain situations seem to awaken in Lenin something that is not of everyone’s reality, but only of his. Something he will discover to be the part of something else.
Besides, Lenin will find other species of animals, which may help him to understand himself.
However, things are getting dangerous and Lenin needs to take care with his actions (your actions).
Traveling between normality and a strange place, Lenin will have to face his inner fears and enemies – and often, the outer ones as well.
- Download the winrar file 'Lenin - The Lion (Demo V.0.1.9 or 0.2.0)' and save the folder 'Lenin - The Lion (Demo V.0.1.9 [or 0.2.0])' onto your computer.
- Inside the folder 'Lenin - The Lion (Demo V.0.1.9 [or 0.2.0])' there is application called 'Lenin - The Lion (Demo V.0.1.9 [or 0.2.0]).exe'. Run this application and help Lenin to understand himself!
For MAC/Linux users: To play you'll have to download the Windows Version and play it on Browser (it works only on Firefox). Go on the folder www and open the archive index.html with Firefox! You'll be able to save the game normally, so don't worry! If you find any bugs, please let me know on: email@example.com
The native Mac and Linux versions will be launched only for the final game.
- Arrows - Move Lenin / Move Lenin's paw in Title Screen
- Z/Enter - Confirm an action / next text
- X/Esc - Open the menu (Lenin needs the backpack ir order to use it)
- Mouse - Use to choose an option in Title Screen and to read information inside the menu.
NOTE: The game is still in tests phase and this is an early development demonstration of the game. You may find bugs. It's recommend at least 2 GB of free ram in order to have a smoothly experience with Lenin - The Lion.
If you are experiencing any lag in-game:
- Go the website of your graphics card manufacture (NVIDIA, AMD, etc.) and download & install the latest driver for your graphics card. Make sure that the driver supports OpenGL.
Did you find a bug? The game crashed? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and tell me what's happening alongside with your PC specs.
|Tags||depression, furry, indie, JRPG, lenin, leninthelion, lion, mother, nostalgic, Pixel Art|
|Average session||About an hour|
|Languages||English, Spanish; Latin America, Portuguese|
|Links||Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, Homepage, Youtube Channel|
Click download now to get access to the following files:
- New Demo Version (English & Portuguese only) - Lag remove, New Menu and BIG IMPA...Jul 02, 2018
- Lenin - The Lion is already on Steam (not for sale yet)!Jun 07, 2018
- Spanish Demo is now available!Mar 16, 2018
- Crowdfunding Campaign: 19 days to go!Oct 21, 2017
- Portuguese version and update of the demo :)Oct 14, 2017
- Crowdfunding Campaign and Demo V.0.1.8!Sep 30, 2017
- Demo Version 0.1.4 added!Aug 23, 2017
Log in with itch.io to leave a comment.
What kind of trouble? Have you finished the demo or did you find a bug that prevented you to do it?
During the boss battle at the end, i couldn't get Lenin to move fast enough by pressing Z or Enter, the paw kept catching me.
Either it was the game being slow or my settings in my recording device.
Jogo sensacional, que ideia incrível, ambientação apaixonante, historia bem trabalhada e com ótimas metáforas, alem da trilha sonora bem feita. Parabéns, vocês vão longe!!
Played this back when the first demos came out and I loved it. Can't wait for it to come out!
I really liking this game, I would buy it on Steam but it's still on demo and it's not available yet
All I can say is... Wow, ABSOLUTELY WOW. It sucks that this game is still in a demo phase because holy damn. People who thought that Undertale was good. This game. Blows it out of the water.
Undertale is bad?
Fanbase is... But what Im saying is. this game surpasses it in terms of the feels. Feels great man.
That's quite insulting to me as an Undertale fan. I never did anything except maybe get threatened a few times for liking it.
Besides, I'm pretty sure both of these games are emotional. By saying we "think" it's good, it means it's bad.
Hello. My name is Mel. I was wondering if I could translate your game into Spanish once it's complete. If you don't mind, of course. <3
Game looks nice.
Since the game seems to be made with RPG Maker MV why no make a build for Mac & Linux so everyone can play?
there're some issues when the game is being exported for MAC or Linux in Windows and I can't solve them yet. So I'll need more time to understand what's happening before release it for MAC and Linux!
This is so darn beautiful. I loved every second of it! The off-the-wall characters, the colourful backgrounds, the heartfelt moments. Everything works so well, and I was genuinely sad when I hit the end of the demo.
I really hope you hit your funding total for this, because I'd be all over the full game! Even if you don't reach your target I certainly hope you still endeavour to complete this game because you guys deserve the world! Keep up the amazing work =)
such a sad Story(( it is an amazing game
I found that most interesting, I look forward to playing and recording the whole game, there was more to this than I thought. 5/5.
NO IT'S OVER D: for now
Amazing game. Loved the messages and it hits home hard, as I as well suffer from depression,anxiety, ptsd and some physical conditions. Will this be free or have a cost? Not that would matter, ad I'd pay. I love it. And when is the expected release date?
Such a wonderful little game. Some of the messages are really on-the-nose and others are very subtle which I appreciate.
This hits home quite a bit. Not sure if this was inspired by one shot but, I got a big vibe from it. It's sort of like that but, unique and, great in it's own way. I really can't wait for the full game. I'm just getting started in the story and, it's deep!
I appreciate you watching my LP's and, very grateful you made this game. I'm sure you can tell I connected with Lenin on a personal level as, i'm sure most people have with him! I wish I could donate right now to crowdfund this! Sadly I don't have the funds to back this at the moment. I have been doing my part the best I can to promote the crowdfunding the best I can! Retweeting and, posting about crowdfunding on social media. If finances change i'll definatly back this!
owo im excited for this to be fully finished!!!!
I looooooooove it so muchhhhh
Second playthrough and I think I can play a few more times to find new things. :) .
This is a game that tackles some very harsh and real things that people suffer from everyday, it shows that games are one of, if not the best form of media to learn from or share an idea.
Visuals wise this game is quite impressive, it's colorful and vibrant, the art is fantastic and the accompanying music is beautiful.
What stands out with this game however is its story, a story many can relate to including myself. A story about someone who's different, who goes against the norm though through no choice of their own, and is abused and ridiculed by those around them. It's a sad story about dealing with these harsh things, and discovering that being unique isn't something to be ashamed of but something to be proud of.
Thank you for making this game, it's charming, clever and it delivers a message that truly means something.
I've started my let's play series of the demo and I hope you don't mind if I share it here.
Cheers and best wishes.
somehow I can't find the song anywhere not even on youtub or google can someone give me a link with all the song from the game please I love you forever if you could find the song ♥
Songs in the game are mostly original songs, except for "The Builder", that's a song in public domain.
But you can listen the title menu music and Lenin's theme on SoundCloud! Thanks!
you are the beeeest thank you so much ♥ I LOVE YOU and you are welcome
This game is absolutely charming, and the soundtrack is lovely as well. It's very mellow and quite peaceful. I still experience some lag at the beginning town, though. Even after upgrading the drivers and whatnot, there's a tad bit of lag. It's not too gameplay breaking, though. Overall, I'm looking forward to the full release.
Oh, I appreciated that, MaliceDiary!
I really don't know what the problem is in the matter of lag, since some people who played didn't seem to have problems. But I'm trying to find solutions to this! If I find a way to fix it, I'll update the demo version for a possible smoothly experience. :)
Thank you! <3