E.A. Poe's Tell Tale Heart

Student Entrant 2014

Miami University / American University
Macabros Games


E.A Poe's Tell Tale Heart is a game adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's classic tale. In this game players use their mobile device to embody the game. Slowly creak the door open, hold the phone down to suffocate, scrub away the blood and more. Tile, shake, tap, and roll your way through the story. Designed to make players look as though they are going mad as they play the game.

This game puts you in the role of the story's narrator as you re-enact key points of the story's narrative connected to the demise of their dear friend. This high stakes game features addictive action and high-contrast, graphic novel visuals. How long can you maintain your sanity?