Player Rating6.00/8

"Too few ratings to be ranked"
based on 71 ratings since 11/05/2017
played 2,294 times (finished 111)

Story Difficulty1/8

"no possible way to lose"

Play Length4/8

"A well spent lunch break"

Maturity Level6/8

"I'll need to see some identification"
Some material may be inappropriate for persons under age 16. If this were a movie, it would probably between PG-13 and R.
It doesn't matter what they say...

Player Comments

I read (and commented) on this storygame two weeks ago, but my mind keeps on coming back to it. The reason may not be what the author expects, for I absolutely love the narrative delivery especially for a shorter storygame.

Initially, the driver of the plot is the reason for the two's isolation. I wanted to know what happened and why it happened. It seemed to be a pretty standard occurrence. In the town, I was confronted with memories from a time long ago that were both sweet and bitter for the protagonist. I started piecing together the plot in what felt to be a very organic manner.

That is what I liked about this storygame so much. I was just wandering around a town looking for some supplies, but it used non-linear narration to fuel my desire to continue reading. I could feel the loneliness and the cold (both in the literal and metaphorical sense). Never once did I find anything that seemed forced upon by the author.

As for improvements, I can't point out much. There's no grammar or spelling error (an easy way for me to normally criticize). There's no plot-points that make no sense or "lol random" moments. Heck, there's no instance where I slogged my way through a section that drug on for too long. I can't even criticize it for being linear, for I do have choice as the reader along with not being shoehorned into a path.

Anyway, this is a great storygame that might even be worthy of a featured position.
-- WouldntItBeNice on 11/18/2017 12:07:02 PM with a score of 0
Mizal, I have to say that this story had me choked up. The way you wrote this book had a delicate somewhat feel to the book, and I loved how intricate it was, and the plot was really touching. Mondy is indeed like a porcelain doll.

I loved the serious feel to it, and I'm actually glad that you didn't write it for comedic purposes. I commend you on this game as it was beautiful and extremely touching.

I didn't notice that many grammar mistakes or misuses, and I'm quite relieved. As Alekos had stated, "the vagueness of Mondy and the entire village is amazing," is quite true.

You wrote the most heartbreaking and beautiful story which I have ever read by you. It was serious, tragic and it was filled with romance, and I adored it. Fantastic job, 8/8.
-- DiniTheWizard on 11/6/2017 8:21:05 AM with a score of 0
this... blew my mind. near the end is when i realised what had happened... it was such a sad realisation. beautifully written game!
-- Evan on 2/20/2018 1:34:43 PM with a score of 0
LIKE THE ENDINGS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
-- Jakethebro on 2/15/2018 4:06:49 PM with a score of 0
Nice story. You did a good job conveying the emotions of the character.
-- Alex on 1/21/2018 11:29:13 PM with a score of 0
:O woah - this was freaking amazing
-- AzurasWisdom on 1/2/2018 8:41:44 AM with a score of 0
I was honestly going to give this a 5 when I read the first page, but then it got all sappy and sweet, and I couldn't help but making my rating higher. The tone reminds me of Snow. One ending made me happy. Another made me sad. Another made me feel bad. Also, at first, I was worried that I would HAVE to pick the "make love with Mondy" link.
Nice one, mizal.
-- Crescentstar on 12/11/2017 9:48:17 PM with a score of 0
A beautiful and eerie piece that leaves much to the reader's imagination. I'm only sad that it wasn't a bit longer. The sense of loneliness and madness is evocatively portrayed and isn't held back by bad grammar and spelling.
-- Mynoris on 12/7/2017 12:49:40 AM with a score of 0
I was blown away by the caliber of this tale. Your excellent choice of words delivered a compact and gripping story. I can't wait to read more of your work.
-- carlianwhately on 12/4/2017 3:17:42 PM with a score of 0
Disgusting degeneracy.
-- Victim on 11/23/2017 4:58:54 PM with a score of 0
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