Golden Threads Windows *
Contains golden-threads.exe
Download files for Windows
Windows Application (Windows 8.1 and later)
Golden Threads Mac *
Contains golden
Download files for mac
Mac OS X Application
* Compressed with ZIP. Free Unzip tools are available for most systems at

Have you played this game?

You can rate this game, record that you've played it, or put it on your wish list after you log in.

Playlists and Wishlists

RSS Feeds

New member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page

Golden Threads | 黄金线索

by Allan Xia profile and Renee Liang


Web Site

About the Story

Become an immigrant to NEW ZEALAND!

Itís the mid-1800s. Youíre growing up in a village in southern China. But adventure beckons overseas and you could return rich Ė or not at all.

Will you take the challenge?


Created in partnership with Auckland Museum (New Zealand) as part of the Being Chinese in Aotearoa: A photographic journey' Exhibition. in 2017

Inspired by real historical figures and events, Golden Threads 《黄金线索》 explores and celebrates 175 years of Chinese life in New Zealand.

Presented as a 'lost-and-found' diary - make key meaningful life decisions in this 'Choose-Your-Own-Adventure' and immerse yourself in the lives of 19th Century Chinese migrants to New Zealand.

For more information about the exhibit please visit Auckland Museum.

Golden Threads is created in partnership with Auckland Museum and with support from Asia New Zealand Foundation



Story by Renee Liang
Game Design, Art & Development by Allan Xia
Sound Design by Peter Haynes
Chinese Translation by Dr. Phoebe H. Li

'Golden Threads' is Copyright 2017 Allan Xia & Renee Liang

Game Details

Language: English, Chinese (en, zh-yue-Hant)
Current Version: 2.0
License: Freeware
Development System: Twine
IFID: Unknown
TUID: 5c3mhbbs0pkhrapg

Page Update History

  v.14: 17-May-2023 05:46 - Hikari Starshine (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
Changed language
v.13: 17-May-2023 05:45 - Hikari Starshine
Changed language
v.12: 14-Aug-2020 22:40 - Autymn Castleton
Changed cover art, language
v.11: 14-Aug-2020 21:37 - Autymn Castleton
Changed language
v.10: 14-Aug-2020 20:11 - Autymn Castleton
Changed language
v.9: 06-Jun-2018 21:28 - IFforL2
Changed language
v.8: 13-Jul-2017 15:48 - IFforL2
Changed forgiveness
v.7: 13-Jul-2017 15:19 - IFforL2
Changed language
v.6: 13-Jul-2017 09:02 - Allan Xia
Changed description
v.5: 13-Jul-2017 08:58 - Allan Xia
Changed cover art
v.4: 13-Jul-2017 08:57 - Allan Xia
Changed description
v.3: 13-Jul-2017 08:57 - Allan Xia
Changed description
v.2: 13-Jul-2017 08:56 - Allan Xia
Changed description
v.1: 13-Jul-2017 08:52 - Allan Xia
Created page