A story-driven experience about two doctors traversing backwards through a dying man's memories to artificially fulfill his last wish.
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Recent:
Overwhelmingly Positive (470 reviews) - 96% of the 470 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Overwhelmingly Positive (21,895 reviews) - 97% of the 21,895 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Nov 1, 2011

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Reviews

“How do I explain why it’s brilliant without spoiling what makes it so?”
9/10 – Eurogamer

“It’s simple, poignant, and full of heart.”
10/10 – GamePro

“To the Moon is a game you must play.”
8/10 – GameSpot

"I guess the music's kinda nice..."
-Developer's Aunt

"It is no less than absolutely beautiful."
10/10 – PC PowerPlay

About This Game

Dr. Rosalene and Dr. Watts have peculiar jobs: They give people another chance to live, all the way from the very beginning... but only in their patients' heads.

Due to the severity of the operation, the new life becomes the last thing the patients remember before drawing their last breath. Thus, the operation is only done to people on their deathbeds, to fulfill what they wish they had done with their lives, but didn’t.

This particular story follows their attempt to fulfill the dream of an elderly man, Johnny. With each step back in time, a new fragment of Johnny's past is revealed. As the two doctors piece together the puzzled events that spanned a life time, they seek to find out just why the frail old man chose his dying wish to be what it is.

And Johnny's last wish is, of course... to go to the moon.

Key Features

  • A unique & non-combat story-driven experience
  • Innovative mix between adventure game elements and classic RPG aesthetics
  • Acclaimed original soundtrack that closely ties to the story
  • An espresso execution with zero filler and no time drains

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    • OS:Windows 98, XP, Vista, 7, 8
    • Processor:Intel Pentium III 800 MHz
    • Memory:512 MB RAM
    • Graphics:1024x768 High Color +
    • DirectX®:9.0
    • Hard Drive:100 MB HD space
    • OS: OS X 10.6.8
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 capable graphics card
    • Hard Drive: 500 MB available space
    • OS: Major Linux Distribution from 2010
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 capable graphics card
    • Hard Drive: 500 MB available space
Customer reviews
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Recent:
Overwhelmingly Positive (470 reviews)
Overall:
Overwhelmingly Positive (21,895 reviews)
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SociallyAwkwardGirl
( 10.7 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
I honestly don't understand what is supposed to be so sad about this. The plot was interesting, but I don't understand why people make such a big deal about it, or place such heavy weight on fleeting, negative sentiments. I never came anywhere close to crying. Not even vaguely... Still, I'd say it was worth the play and buy. It was a good plot, and entertaining.
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Zetrix969
( 3.9 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
A well written story with beautifully made resources to boot. Definitely worth more than the ten dollars spent on it.
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Free
( 6.6 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
I bought this game about a few years ago and it still makes me cry today. The soundtrack and story are what makes this game so beautiful.
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Glittery Jim
( 9.9 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
This is simply the most brilliant work of art I've ever encountered. No matter which angle you lok at it from, To the Moon is absolutely flawless...

Take a few hours and treat it like a novel; you'll be weeping long before the it's over. The story is deeply emotional, and engaging almost immediately. The soundtrack is stunning, the artwork is appealing, and the work feels like it was tenderly crafted by someone who truly cared about it. Everyone should play To the Moon, so they can all understand what it feels like to experience true art.
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Keemstar <3
( 5.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
This game made me sweat out of my eyes! Should i seek a doctor!?!?!
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Ponyfox
( 6.4 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
Product received for free
Got this game gifted to me and finished it one single session. Please take some time off for this (about 4 hours to be safe) and finish it in one single go. In fact, if you go on long enough there is hardly a way of stopping anymore. You won't be disappointed by the finale. This much is absolutely guaranteed. Buy it, play it, believe it. This will stick with you for a bit at the end and you will most likely recommend this game to a few friends afterwards.
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Potato_Gh0st
( 2.7 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
To the moon was an amazing game with a beautiful story and soundtrack. Despite the relatively weak and repetitive game play. Overall it is a absolutely fantastic game.
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andepl
( 5.2 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
A seriously incredible story. It sticks with you and leaves you thinking about it even after you've finished the game. The minisodes also really add to the ending and leave you on a mysterious cliffhanger! I loved this game, it's worth the few hours it takes to play through it.
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nunezilla
( 5.1 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
Great story!
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Flokki Nyx
( 3.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
Amazing game. Halfway through I was thinking "hmm this is a really good game" but then the second half hit me like a semi truck and the tears started coming and wouldnt stop. I cant even listen to the soundtrack....too much happy sad tears. BUY IT! PLAY IT!
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
43 of 44 people (98%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
3.7 hrs on record
Posted: May 29
Put aside 3-4 hours and treat it like a great big soppy movie.

Fantastic experience with a very fitting soundtrack, would recommend to anyone.

(Don't be afraid to board the feels train, it will happen and it won't stop)
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26 of 26 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
9.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 24
very good game! with interesting story and beautiful music
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29 of 32 people (91%) found this review helpful
10 people found this review funny
Recommended
4.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 9
Product received for free
Got this game from a friend. But honestly, I'd pay 20$ for it.
It starts off slow, but after about 30 minutes of playtime, you are exposed to the most beautiful, thrilling and exciting story.
It got me to reconnect with some of my long forgotten dreams, and it made me cry. A lot.
The soundtrack is beautiful, and I still listen to it whenever I'm down.

If you finish this game and don't like it, you are dead to me.
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17 of 18 people (94%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
8.8 hrs on record
Posted: June 12
Sad and funny, serious and light-hearted, marveling and tragic, this game knows how to take you on a feel trip.

10/10, would not-know-if-to-cry-or-smile again.
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13 of 15 people (87%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
3.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 1
This game is the best thing happened in my cheerless life.
Everyone should taste this feeling.
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9 of 9 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
4.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 25
Beautiful and Sad. It made me cry in first hour itself. It is worth every bit for the story.



Finished it in one sitting. It will leave you speechless and with tears. One of the most touching stories of all time.
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27 of 43 people (63%) found this review helpful
8 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.0 hrs on record
Posted: May 29
T hriller
O ptimistic

T ime
H ope
E nergy

M erry
O ne
O verjoyyed
N everending

Would you follow your dreams if you could?

Overall Rating: 10/10

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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 5
Bravo! Bravo!

Beautiful! Emotionally captivating. Please make more!

Controlls are a bit iffy - I switched between mouse/keyboard and gamepad frequently; Doesnt take away from the experience though.
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
3.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 14
Slightly clunky controls and occasional glitches are completely overshadowed by the amazing story. I don't think i've been this moved by a game since The Walking Dead S1. It doesn't take very long to complete but feels longer than it's length and can drag at times. The gameplay itself is mediocre rpgmaker type point and click with some arbitrary puzzles placed throughout. This in no way deteriates from the story though, with a steady ramp up to a heart wrenching finale this is one of the best stories i've ever played.
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 15
much more like an interactive experience than a typical game.
A very well written and executed story, filled with very dramatic and funny moments, accompanied by an amazing and mesmerizing soundtrack.
An experience not to be missed!
Heartily recommended.
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