A Lozenge

COMING SUMMER, 2020

Michelle is nauseous every car trip. A ginger lozenge may make her feel a little better, but this morning that’s a lot of pressure for a hard candy.

“A Lozenge” is a short interactive story about motion sickness, dedicated to children of divorce. In the format of a 10-minute visual novel, it lets the player join Lucy and Michelle on their mother-daughter road trip.They will play as Lucy, a newly separated mother of a 9-year old Michelle. They will hear Lucy’s thoughts, feel her doubts and anxieties and help her comfort her daughter by making occasional dialogue choices.

“A Lozenge” is the third in Party for Introverts’ anthology of emotion-driven interactive short stories, along with “Thing-in-Itself” and “From Head to Toe”.

Features:

  • 10-minute interactive story with grounded emotional narrative
  • Hear Lucy’s thoughts and anxieties and help her pick the right words to support her daughter
  • Unique, digitally painted artstyle
  • Original music score by Alex Francois