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Flash Game: You Only Live Once

I can’t get enough of games that parody game convention.

Play You Only Live Once at Kongregate.


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5 Comments

  1. Sherol Chen
    Posted August 3, 2009 at 1:46 PM | Permalink

    That was great! This is the opposite of my post about conforming the narrative to suite the rules of the game. That game, instead, conforms the typical convention of game to suite the narrative.

    http://eis-blog.ucsc.edu/2009/07/what-do-amnesia-immortality-and-mind-control-have-to-do-with-game-design-immersion-and-suspension-of-disbelief/

  2. Posted August 4, 2009 at 5:50 AM | Permalink

    Nice game. I think i am addicted to it already. 😛

  3. Posted August 4, 2009 at 2:09 PM | Permalink

    I was hoping that there would be a classic film reference buried in this game somewhere, but if there is, I wasn’t able to find it. =]

  4. Posted August 4, 2009 at 5:02 PM | Permalink

    At least there is a reference to “don’t tase me, bro.”

  5. n
    Posted January 7, 2011 at 6:48 PM | Permalink

    great game dude, keep making more and tell us when you upload them 😀