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[T]he story is worth experiencing, walkthrough or not. The author presents a very realistic and highly compelling puzzle-solving situation: you are the survivor of a plane crash. You must help your fellow passengers and somehow prevent the plane from killing you all when it explodes, as it inevitably will. This situation is a natural one for interactive fiction: you must traverse a limited area, under pressure from a time limit, solving very real puzzles with dozens of lives in the balance. Even though there are some problems with the prose and puzzles, it's still a memorable feeling to crawl through the wreckage, a situation made even more evocative by the fact that it really could happen to most anyone.
- Edo, July 21, 2021
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:An early hugo game about survival after a catastrophe, July 1, 2017
This is a short, loosely timed game about waking up after some sort of accident and then trying to help yourself and others before time runs out.
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- DJ (Olalla, Washington), May 9, 2013
- Mr. Patient (Saint Paul, Minn.), May 30, 2012
Since this is a small game, and finding out what happened is an important plot point, all I'll say about the premise is that it's a real-life emergency situation in which you play hero despite your own injuries. Dramatic, but a bit buggy and low on detail. Once past a certain point, your required actions and their motivations become far from obvious.
-- Carl Muckenhoupt
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