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Fingertips: Leave Me Alone

by Kevin Jackson-Mead

Episode 26 of Apollo 18 Tribute Album
2012

(based on 10 ratings)
3 member reviews

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: March 26, 2012
Current Version: 2
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
IFID: 9070B74C-6304-433A-B386-B14728CB92A7
TUID: pu1w7xb9dnon8jnu

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
Short and sweet, April 3, 2016

One of the simplest stories in the Apollo collection, but the endings are well-worded and well-chosen. And as brief as it is, there's still a moment to delight the attentive player.

Recommended for: a date with a bowl of ice cream - you'll finish them at the same time.


2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
An excellent one move, mostly puzzleless game with distinct branches, February 14, 2016
by MathBrush
Related reviews: less than 15 minutes

This is my favorite Apollo 18 one move game so far. It is very simple; someone is chasing you, and you have one chance to escape them. There is a correct solution, but all endings are interesting (I found 11 or so).

This game really shines in its writing and creativity. It affected me emotionally in a mild, pleasant way.

There is some mild profanity right at the beginning.


1 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
Imagistic and imaginative, April 2, 2012

Leave Me Alone, like many fingertips games, isn't really a game that is played to be won. I got the 'winning' move on the first playthrough. Rather, it is a game to be explored. In many ways it is similar to What's That Blue Thing Doing Here?, if a little more limited. Each successful response is inventive and paints a vivid moment. It hasn't the breadth of some other one move games, but for what it is, it's good.


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