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Apr 02 2013

Dys4ia: a short indie game about being transgender

Over on NewGrounds, there’s a a short autobiographical game by Auntie Pixellante called Dys4ia. It’s a pixelly, Flash-based WarioWare-style game, played only with the arrow keys, chronicling the experiences of a trans woman in rectifying her own dysphoria.

dys4ia

I don’t want to spoil it overly much. It’s short, not difficult (except maybe emotionally), and well worth your time. Go play it.

3 comments

  1. 1
    tso

    anna anthropy also made lesbian spider queens of mars; which while not really serious, is very fun

    http://games.adultswim.com/lesbian-spider-queens-of-mars-twitchy-online-game.html

    triad is also a nice short game, but i suck at puzzles so i dunno how that goes

  2. 2
    Jackie

    That was instructive and depressing. I’ll be sharing it. Thanks for passing it this way.

  3. 3
    Sarah Noble

    Played it before, but I just played it again. And yes, there is a shit lot of bullshit in transition, believe me.

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