A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

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Dive into the depths of legendary author Edgar Allan Poe's disturbing mind in this classically inspired point-and-click adventure game!

Travel back in time to the Victorian Era with its sophisticated socialites, misguided malpractices, and devastating diseases. All the while exploring a dreamscape full of mysteriesmaladies, and of course, murder!  

  Game Features:

  • 13 adapted, retold, or reimagined classic stories and poems of Edgar Allan Poe
  • stream-lined interaction controls
  • logic puzzles
  • action puzzles
  • dark humor
  • branching solutions to many puzzles

The game will be broken-up between a prologue6 chapters, and an epilogue.  What is available currently is the prologue(demo). We hope to receive great feedback in order to improve the quality of the overall experience!

Published Nov 27, 2017
PlatformsWindows, macOS
Release date Nov 27, 2017
GenreAdventure, Educational
Tags2D, Atmospheric, Dark Humor, edgar-allan-poe, Kickstarter, literature-author, Nonlinear, poems, Point & Click
Average sessionA few minutes
InputsKeyboard, Mouse
AccessibilitySubtitles, One button
LinksKickstarter, Community


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Click download now to get access to the following files:

(Demo) Windows 32bit - Download Zipped Folder 116 MB
(Demo) Mac - Download Zipped Folder 121 MB


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I think Poe needs some professional help. Can't wait to see the chapters. :


Will be available in 2019? :) 


My apologies. Our first Itch.io page/project and I didn't realize it locked the downloads because of the timer. 
I'm so grateful that you pointed this out so quickly! Really saved us, there!

It should work now. Please let us know if you have any more problems with playing the demo!

And if you'd like to find out more about Wry Reveries, please visit our Kickstarter page at: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/liveinthegame/wry-reveries


Downloaded! Don't say sorry, things happen, no biggie. I saw the KS page, that's how I got to the demo. :) Now let's play some WR....