Do you love escape games? This one is as far as your pocket.
What it does
Google Assistant is your eyes and ears in this escape game, where you have to explore the haunted house, find clues to escape, and eventually find the exit!
How we built it
Flask, Python, DialogFlow
Challenges we ran into
Weird server side issues where the state of our variable kept alternating for no apparent reason
Accomplishments that we're proud of
It actually works! (more or less)
What we learned
- Ajax and other async stuff
- How to use Google Assistant as a front end for a project
- Using Dialog flow and webhooks
What's next for GooEscape
- Different players have different skills
- Different players can be in different rooms and have to team up to escape