A MAZE. / Berlin 2024

13th International Games and Playful Media Festival


by Alicia Luna Ripp (Deutschland)

Genre: interactive fiction

"Spellbound" is a narrative 2d game about my personal experience with a condition called "Maladaptive Daydreaming", Depression, post traumatic stress disorder and suicidal thoughts. It depicts my reality from the point of view of a character called Vera, who suffers from the same conditions as I do. Players experience a therapy session in which they get to follow Vera's story.

Platform: PC