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The First Tree, a short and emotional adventure released on GOG

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The First Tree, a surprising and reasonably short emotional adventure is now available on GOG with a Linux build.

It's been on Linux for a while, having a release since last year. I took a look at the game back then and came away really impressed with it. I actually called it "A short, yet powerful experience." and remember it rather well. It certainly won't be for everyone since it's a slow thoughtful experience, with a sad theme.

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Features:

  • Not a "fox simulator," but an emotional, intimate story by a one-man team with an ending you won't soon forget.
  • Featuring a gorgeous, orchestral soundtrack by acclaimed artists like Message to Bears, Lowercase Noises, and Josh Kramer.
  • A short story-driven game (about 2 hours long) with some light puzzle solving, platforming, and no enemies.

Check it out on GOG if that's your thing. 

16 Likes, Who?
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EgShadow 30 November 2018 at 2:43 pm UTC
looking nice
PublicNuisance 30 November 2018 at 3:51 pm UTC
It is a good game with a good story. Ran great on Solus for me. It is also on Itch.io for those who prefer DRM free but don't like GOG.

https://whelly.itch.io/the-first-tree
PieOrCake 30 November 2018 at 10:58 pm UTC
It reminds me of my favourite game this year - RiME. It's a pleasant walking simulator with simple puzzles, no combat and a sad story that really comes together in the final chapter.
codythedragondude 1 December 2018 at 1:52 pm UTC
David cage approves
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