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Cure for Death

by Ingrid Wolf profile

Science Fiction
2019

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(based on 3 ratings)
2 member reviews

About the Story

What if the technology to make everyone forever young and immortal is already around? We just don't know about it as it is top secret.

In this gender-neutral choice-based story, you have an opportunity to tell the truth to the world as a lab assistant to the scientist who created the immortality pill. Can you figure out the right thing to do?

The game uses no visuals or sounds, only plain text. Five different endings possible.

A winner of Philosophy Game Jam #2 on itch.io

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: October 31, 2019
Current Version: 1.1
License: Freeware
Development System: Twine
Forgiveness Rating: Polite
IFID: Unknown
TUID: n7k9ifncyz4acceb

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Interesting take on an interesting subject, October 17, 2020
Good story dealing with a favorite subject of mine, "what if the way to immortality was discovered?" (even if my opinions are widely different from those of the author). The story puts you in a string of interesting and unsettling situations and the choices feel meaningful; the ending(s) will surprise you.

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Interesting, December 7, 2020
It was a very interesting game, I played it a while ago and forgot to make a review. I remember there was one part where the wording confused me and I picked the option in the opposite direct from what I wanted. otherwise it was a well constructed and though out story with a unique twist.

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