A downloadable blob of feelings for Windows, macOS, and Linux
What was I trying to make here?
Boa Retina is a game that dives deep into messy gender uncertainty. It is an uncomfortable blend of abstract golden-age arcade design, retro computer aesthetic, the unhealthy ways my gender feelings manifested before coming out, and external conflicts from things trying to keep life in order. It is a story of breaking free…
What you get when you purchase the game...
- 25 Minutes of ~F E E L I N G S~
- Zine detailing development
- Skye the Cloud Fairy Atari 2600 ROM
Boa Retina was developed as part of the Juegos Rancheros Arcade of Anything residency program. A physical, multi-device version of the game was presented at an exhibition on June 18th, 2017, with the digital version releasing publicly on June 30th.
Content Warning: Transphobia and emotional/physical abuse.
|Published||Jun 01, 2017|
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Linux|
|Release date||Jul 01, 2017|
|Tags||Abstract, artgame, Dark, Experimental, LGBT, Transgender, weird|
|Average session||About a half-hour|
|Inputs||Keyboard, Xbox controller, Joystick|
|Accessibility||Subtitles, Configurable controls|
|Mentions||itch.io year in review 2017|
In order to download this blob of feelings you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $4 USD. You will get access to the following files: