To The Moon
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"To the Moon is a game you must play. Those four hours pack a real punch, inviting you to consider just how a single event can change your destiny. For now, you should take control of your own destiny and play To the Moon. You'll be glad you did." - Gamespot.com
"The convincing banter between the two doctors, the tale of John's carer and her relationship with her children, the stories of friends and families and how they intersect along the passage of life... To the Moon takes the details of human life in its stride, and delivers them with a breezy effortlessness." - Eurogamer.net
Dr. Rosalene and Dr. Watts have peculiar jobs: They give people another chance to live, all the way from the very beginning... but only in their patients' heads.
Due to the severity of the operation, the new life becomes the last thing the patients remember before drawing their last breath. Thus, the operation is only done to people on their deathbeds, to fulfill what they wish they had done with their lives, but didn’t.
This particular story follows their attempt to fulfill the dream of an elderly man, Johnny. With each step back in time, a new fragment of Johnny's past is revealed. As the two doctors piece together the puzzled events that spanned a life time, they seek to find out just why the frail old man chose his dying wish to be what it is.
And Johnny's last wish is, of course... to go to the moon.
A unique story-driven experience
Innovative mix between adventure game elements and classic RPG aesthetics
Acclaimed original soundtrack that closely ties to the story
An espresso execution with zero filler and no time drains
Very touching, a must play ;)Riscas21 | Nov. 14, 2014 | See all Riscas21's reviews »
I am currently playing To the Moon, and I have to say, this game is amazing. The gameplay is funny and has a lot of jokes, and the story is very sweet ;) I cry everytime when I play this, this is maybe the best story I have ever seen on a video-game on my life, it's really touching, believe me, it looks like an rpg, but To the Moon is much more than a common rpg, it's a masterpiece, it touches your feelings and emotions, it's just a game, but a game that teaches you that the simplest things are the best and teaches you the main values of life, this is a must play game you cant miss!
Made in RPG Maker, but it is not an RPG.reginleifx | Oct. 31, 2014 | See all reginleifx's reviews »
What can I say about "To The Moon" that has not been said already? It is a wonderful experience, with a beautiful soundtrack, great characters, and it is able to soften the hardest hearts, it will leave you weeping for hours after you finish it. Now, the game feels more like a visual novel than a videogame. It was made in RPG maker, but it features no fights (Well, except for one half an hour into the game), it certainly is not an RPG. It could even be considered a point and click adventure. It features a few puzzles here and there, but they are easy to solve. To wrap up, this is a game you should get as soon as you possibly can. I have heard of some people who did not like it, because of its graphical style, or how little gameplay it had, so you should probably keep that in mind.
An Emotional Rideemptyhaven | Oct. 20, 2014 | See all emptyhaven's reviews »
This game made me cry more times than I'm willing to admit. It's largely story driven, so anyone who expects a more action-type game is looking at the wrong genre. But it shows how great writing can sometimes be more than enough to propel a game forward. From the setting to the whole tone and feel of every level, I really felt drawn into the characters and story.
A MUST play for everyone. I love this game
I will not lie, Yeah i Cried like a Babycruzerblade271 | Oct. 18, 2014 | See all cruzerblade271's reviews »
This pixelated old-school game has a history that goes inside your heart and blow it up into a rain of emotions and feelings that make you cry like a newborn baby.
I almost cry when i finishedLastNutria | Oct. 5, 2014 | See all LastNutria's reviews »
This game has one of the most sad stories that i 'd ever played, seriously, i almost cry when i finished it. I used to check the reviews of this game before and said "nah it couldn't be so much sad", but i was wrong for god's sake!!!
But... before you try to get it, you most know something important first, this is more like a Visual Novel than a game for me, because the puzzles are really easy, the gameplay is lineal, you just play it to know more about the history... even sometimes i was really getting bored of playing but when i was close to the ending i was like "Jesus i must see what's coming next"
I think everyone should play this little game, it's really worth, and if you cry at the ending, try to smash something or watch some nasty things, i don't know, but don't feel bad for Jhonny, he's on a happy place now ;_;