Welcome to Pristiq!
Insperasion Behind The Game
This game is made to spread awareness about depression, Almost 800,000 people die due to suicide worldwide, 1 every 40 seconds, Every 40 seconds a human decides to end his life and cause pain upon himself, But also upon the people that loved him and cared about him.
As unlikely as it may seem my goal is to lower or even end the suicide rate, And show that there is still hope and this is not the way to deal with problems.
Pristiq is an emotional story that focuses on the topics of depression, Suicide, And drug use.
This story's hero is Tash.
Tash is a happy guy who has everything going his way. Friends, Family, A new phone.
As you progress through the game, Tash starts getting dark thoughts, Which prevents him from getting love, He loses friends, His family breaks apart, And he loses everything.
You walk around experiencing the story as Tash, You talk to characters in person, on the phone. You battle your inner dark thoughts, After every day when you go to sleep your dream teaches you something new, You can talk people out of depression and prevent them from harming themself, You learn how to deal with depression and suicide, You learn to look at the good side of a bad day, You make choices when talking to people, Your choices might impact the story and the ending, You might want to look for secrets and hidden lore, This game focuses on meaning rather than the aesthetics, You may identify with the game and hopefully find the solution to get you through your hard time, Hopefully, most people will change after playing the game and look at life differently.
Every room is made differently: New people, New dialogues, A new piece of the story.
For the best experience: Talk as much as you can, Explore as much as you can.
Your objective is to stay alive and save as many lives by making the right choices.
4-6 Hours Of Main Story, Meant To Be Played Alone Or With A Friend Beside You :)
Choices Can Impact The Story.
Choose Your Faith.
Talk With Characters On The Phone.
You Can Save Characters Lives.
A Lot Of Meaning Behind The Game.
Some Of The Content Are Based On Real Life Experiences.
The Game Teaches How To Deal With Depression.
Written By 2 People.
Developed By One Person.
Windows 7, 8, or 10
2 GB RAM
150 MB available space
Windows 7, 8, or 10
4 GB RAM
200 MB available space