Video Game Emily is Away (PC) (2015)

Overview: Emily is Away is a visual novel presented in the form of a series of AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) conversations.

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Today I played the game for the first time and finished all five chapters of the story.


Steam Game Time: 54 minutes

Thoughts:
Pros:
+ Story-driven


Neutral:
~ Short
~ Nostalgic AIM Conversation

Summary:
Emily is Away is a short, simple, yet compelling game. While I initially didn't see why I should care for Emily at all, the game effectively created an interest and I finished it feeling helpless.


If you like games with good stories, then you should consider playing Emily is Away.

Emily is Away (PC) (2015)

Relevant Links:
Emily is Away (Wikipedia.org)
Emily is Away (PC) (MetaCritic.com)
Emily is Away (Steam Store Page)