Would You Survive Daniel Wilson's Robopocalypse?

Player Rating3.64/8

"#539 overall, #54 for 2013"
based on 76 ratings since 03/21/2013
played 785 times (finished 94)

Story Difficulty3/8

"trek through the forest"

Play Length3/8

"A nice jog down the driveway"

Maturity Level4/8

"need to be accompanied by an adult"
Contains content that may not be suitable for persons under age 13. If this were a movie, it would probably be PG.

Have you read Daniel Wilson's Robopocalypse? This story is based off of Daniel Wilson's Robopcalypse. I made it for people to see if they could survive in Wilson's world according to their decisions. Can you survive?

Player Comments

This was actually pretty good for a first story. There were a decent amount of choices that were presented in this, and the choices actually had impact on which direction the story would take. Although I'm not really familiar with the series that this storygame was based on, I never found myself lost with trying to understand the plot.

So as a stand-alone game, this would still be something that's pretty enjoyable. Some things were left rather ambiguous, like why the robots suddenly decided to turn on mankind, but the endings tie up nicely in my opinion.

While the idea of robots suddenly going mad is a bit cliche, I think that the writing did a good enough job to not make it too overly redundant, for the most part.

Also, many of the characters felt rather dull and lifeless. I don't think that one character had any line or personality trait that made them stand out for me, so the characters for the most part just felt like pieces being shuffled around as the plot progressed.

Overall, this is okay. It's not a terrible storygame by any means, but there's so much that's left rather unknown and up to interpretation to the reader.
-- TharaApples on 3/5/2017 7:30:05 PM with a score of 0
The serious tag is the kicker here. I'd have believed this was intended as a comedy otherwise. The dialogue is occasionally laughable and characters are defined as little more than "Generic Starbucks Barista"

This being a fanfiction of course the setting is completely ill-defined and the events completely unexplained. It's not all bad though, the writer seems to generally grasp the English language and certainly put in a fair effort. We had choices and consequences. This was recognizable as a story even! Best still, the writer may have improved his or her skills in the process.

The "Serious" tag was a joke right? This...is a comedy?
-- ugilick on 3/25/2021 6:23:25 PM with a score of 0
-- Faervel on 3/2/2019 10:45:09 AM with a score of 0
That was a good story. I think the only problem I have with it is that it ended pretty abruptly.
-- crazygurl on 7/12/2017 6:53:36 PM with a score of 0
It's OK, for a first game... I got a good fairly short ending.
-- Chickdove on 3/29/2017 5:50:30 PM with a score of 0
was fun, but over quickly. will play again
-- Xander on 2/17/2017 4:49:09 PM with a score of 0
Not that bad, really... 4/8
-- CurseOfTime on 3/19/2016 12:55:33 PM with a score of 0
Not bad, honestly.
-- Tanstaafl on 2/28/2014 3:06:38 PM with a score of 0
-- EarthCollision on 2/28/2014 1:24:30 PM with a score of 0
-- Il_Maestro on 9/3/2013 5:28:04 PM with a score of 0
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