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A fly ascends to the skies, pondering the pointlessness of its brief existence. The Plan was developed as a side project by Krillbite Studio, who's currently finishing their main project Among the Sleep. "Hey, You Should Play This" - Patrick Klepek, Giantbomb "Some may argue that The Plan isn't really a game and it...
Release Date: Feb 10, 2013
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A fly ascends to the skies, pondering the pointlessness of its brief existence.
The Plan was developed as a side project by Krillbite Studio, who's currently finishing their main project Among the Sleep.

  • "Hey, You Should Play This"
    - Patrick Klepek, Giantbomb
  • "Some may argue that The Plan isn't really a game and it definitely occupies the same terrain as Journey, Passage, and Dear Esther, but it's shorter than Journey, prettier than Passage, and less overwrought than Dear Esther, making it well worth taking a punt on for the low price of free."
    - Jeffrey Matulef, Eurogamer
  • "It’s that space in the mechanics for thought and interpretation that I appreciate most here. The Plan won’t break your brain, but it’s a nicely contemplative journey."
    - Nathan Grayson, RockPaperShotgun
  • "In order, here are the emotions I experienced during the three minutes it took me to play The Plan, the new free morsel from the Norweigan indie developer Krillbite: confusion, frustration, boredom, fear, amusement, delight, joy, enchantment, and regret. One of the things independent games ask us to do is accept that a three-minute game can be as valid as a thirty-hour one. Games like these make it hard to disagree."
    - Joseph Bernstein, Buzzfeed
  • "Krillbite Studio, the developers behind Among The Sleep, have gone on and released a most polished, visually stunning and freeware new game"
    - Konstantinos Dimopoulos, Indiegames.com
  • "Krillbite's The Plan is a short, sharp experimental deliberation on the meaning of life."
    - Andy Chalk, The Escapist

PC System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7/Vista/8
    • Processor: Intel i3
    • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel integrated
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7/Vista/8
    • Processor: Intel i5
    • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Gefore 400 or up
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones

Mac System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Snow Leopard
    • Processor: Intel i3
    • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones
    Recommended:
    • OS: Mountain Lion
    • Processor: Intel i5
    • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Gefore 400 or up
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones

Linux System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu
    • Processor: Intel i3
    • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel integrated
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu
    • Processor: Intel i5
    • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Gefore 400 or up
    • Hard Drive: 120 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Yes
    • Additional Notes: Optimal with headphones
Helpful customer reviews
106 of 122 people (87%) found this review helpful
238 products in account
5 reviews
0.1 hrs on record
This is the most touching story that I have ever been fortunate enough to experience. Better then Skyrim. Amazing character development. Flies.

Webs. Leaves. The cosmos. All that is no match for one that has the determination to reach for the stars and claim what's theirs.

Highly recommended. 10/10
Posted: June 15
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79 of 96 people (82%) found this review helpful
639 products in account
2 reviews
0.3 hrs on record
This is the story of one simple fly. This game shows us an emotional journey of ups, downs & entrapment, only to be followed by a curiosity driven death.
Posted: March 20
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65 of 80 people (81%) found this review helpful
35 products in account
3 reviews
66.1 hrs on record
this game is going to ruin my life
Posted: June 3
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34 of 42 people (81%) found this review helpful
53 products in account
1 review
0.1 hrs on record
This game made me ponder many of life's great questions.
Why am I here?
What does it all mean?
Is there a god?
Where is the bathroom?
Why am I playing a fly simulator?
I fear none of these will be answered in my lifetime.
Posted: May 12
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11 of 11 people (100%) found this review helpful
2,920 products in account
86 reviews
0.7 hrs on record
The gaming equivalent of Maya Angelou's "Caged Bird," The Plan is an evocative tale of hope and longing amidst oppression and despair. You will experience the struggle of a fly, ascending for five minutes on a journey to freedom, while being oppressed by spiderwebs, falling leaves and gentle gusts of wind. Metaphorically subtle yet complex, and breathtakingly powerful—bring your handkerchiefs.
Posted: September 7
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995 of 1,086 people (92%) found this review helpful
255 products in account
4 reviews
0.4 hrs on record
Hands down the best fly simulator I've played all week.
Posted: February 18
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