Embrace is a very short experimental game about embracing things that happen in life.

My goal was to make something meaningful because that's the direction I want my work to take in the future. The result is very experimental, super short and quite imperfect. But I do like it, and I hope you do too! :)

Controls:

  • Use the arrow keys on a keyboard or the left joystick on a controller to move the selected hand.
  • Move it to the highlighted spot on the screen.
  • Embrace whatever is in front of you.


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Embrace_Linux.zip 475 kB
Embrace_Mac.zip 1 MB
Embrace_Windows.zip 848 kB
embrace.p8.png 30 kB

Comments

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this is acually really really cute and the message behind its SO SWEET!

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You can download this for FREE on the Lexaloffle BBS.

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Omg i like it so much :)

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uh cool :L E wat wut

lovely : )

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Such nice little guys this is So nice thanks. Beautifcul litte boys

slappygoodness

Beautiful, made me smile :D

What a beautifully adorable game! Great job :)

Super cute, made me feel really happy C:

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i was scared af bc i thought it was going to go for a dark route and say like "death" and become really dark or smth....

nice game!

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same

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This made me so happy, thank you

Embrace madness /Slay the Spire

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I love this

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AW

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Cute.  I was surprisingly motivated to keep playing just to see what I was supposed to embrace next.  Now if only I could in real life.  

Happily depressing out of 10.

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embrace help. yeah i think i need that for my spagetti phallic arms

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ty for making this

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Super duper cute! loved the fade out effect at the end, super cool. :D

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Well that was just hecking lovely.

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I am really glad this game exists. I have been thinking about the use of hands in terms of gameplay for a very long time, and I think they can offer a lot in terms of empathetic gameplay. It's such a shame to see so few examples, so thank you very much for making this

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this was so nice!  I laughed a lot and it lifted my spirits.  thanks !

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Awww. That was very sweet.

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Simple and adorable. I very much enjoyed this.

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This was very sweet~ c:

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I low key expected some nihilist turn at some point haha

cute little work tho!

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fun fact: there was one during development! "Death" would appear after "Life", but it didn't quite fit with the rest (and the message) of the game so I removed it. :)

Like there 2 hands and 1 face controlling theme with one person.

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Today I was feeling down for personnal reasons and playing this game made me genuinely smile for 5 minutes. It felt good, thanks.

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a lovely game

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Super cute and quick! Thank you for the fun!