Elegy for a Dead World
Elegy for a Dead World is a beautiful and simplistic writing game for PC and Mac.
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Story & Themes
As you explore these dead planets, writing prompts periodically appear. You can build off of them or completely ignore them. When you’re done, your final project is published and readable by other Elegy players. These projects are very visual, mixing kinetic images in with your story.
The astronaut's gender and race are indeterminable.
- Do you feel inspired by the game's imagery? What other kinds of things inspire you?
- What do you think happened to the people on the planets?
- Why do you think the game developers chose dead planets as their focus? What about death brings people together?
- Does it make you feel nervous to share your writing with other players? Why?
Side-Scroller, Visual/Audio/Interactive Novel
Interests / Subjects:
Art (Painting, Drawing, etc.),
COMPETENCIES / INTELLIGENCIES:
REGION OF ORIGIN:
Can be played online