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!


  • 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.

StatusIn development
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
GenreAdventure, Educational
Made withRPG Maker
TagsAtmospheric, Short, Singleplayer, Story Rich

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