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Unbecoming

by hexcavator profile

Horror
2019

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(based on 2 ratings)
1 member review

About the Story

Unbecoming is sonically-textured interactive horror fiction inspired by point-and-click adventures and American rural mythos.

Prominent themes include cycles of trauma, corrupt embodiment, and unspeakable forces of nature.

CW: intense sound effects; depictions of corpses (human and non-human), injury/mutilation, visceral/bodily processes.

This game contains no sexual assault, torture, stalking, or predatory violence.

Plays best full-screen in a dark room with headphones.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: April 9, 2019
Current Version: 1.0
License: Freeware
Development System: Twine
Forgiveness Rating: Polite
IFID: Unknown
TUID: wgdiucszro1qt9fz

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
Superb and haunting, May 8, 2019
The first thing I have to praise is the sound design. Obvious thought and effort went into it, and it pays off beautifully, mixed and balanced to produce a living, dynamic soundscape that practically adds graphics to the text-only adventure. The Twine engine is effectively used to present a few small, simple puzzles that make things a bit more engaging and interactive than some other games made in this engine, though fairly little actual thought is required. The narration is punchy and effective, using short, minimalist prose to tremendous effect. Although the story ends without a great deal definitively "answered", it goes far enough to tell a distinct tale with enough context to get its point across. A few death scenarios feature, with some narration accompanying them that makes them worth seeing anyway, and an autosave system of some sort ensures the setbacks and frustration are nonexistent. A great little bit of strange, Cronenbergian rural horror.

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