Path Out is is an autobiographical adventure game that allows the players to replay the journey of Abdullah Karam, a young Syrian artist that escaped the civil war in 2014. Camouflaged as a Japanese RPG, Path Out is a tale full of surprises, challenges and paradoxical humor, giving insight in this real-life adventure, on which Abdullah comments through youtube-style videos in the game. 

Info: This is an shortened classroom version of  Path Out that was made with our partners at the UNHCR. The "original" can be found here or on Steam!

Features:

  • JRPG based on real events
  • Relive Abdullahs escape from war-torn syria.
  • Unique neo-orchestral electronica music with oriental influences by wobblersound.
  • Meticulously researched pixel art style inspired by classic 16-bit games and Syrian art
  • Video commentary by Abdullah Karam
  • subtitles and language selection

In this adventure , Abdullah recalls life before the war, a family decision that led to his departure and the perilous journey from his hometown Hama to the Turkish border through the war-torn Aleppo province

Path Out is a collaboration between Abdullah Karam, the developers of Causa Creations and Wobblersound.


Supported by the UNHCR,  Kupf Innovationtopf 2016, the Federal Chancellery of Austria and the city of Salzburg.

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