Sneaky Photography Video Game Mocks Traditional Museum Etiquette [Video]
'No Photos, Please!' is a two-player game where one snaps shots of exhibits while the other tries to catch them.
Developed by The Basement Studios, ‘No Photos, Please!' is a local two-player video game that pits a photographer against a museum security guard. Set in the numerous Heritage Malta museums, the player who takes control of the photographer tries to expand their collection of pictures by snapping shots of the exhibits without getting caught, offering a commentary on the traditional, stuffy settings.
The other person in the two-player match controls the security guard, who must identify and apprehend the photographer before the timer runs out. The game, which is on Steam Greenlight and due to be released mid-2014, is played from a bird's eye perspective. Both players have a number of ways to outsmart each other using role-specific abilities while trying to complete their opposing objectives.