Carry your stone up, higher and higher, just as Sisyphus carries his to this day. Open hidden caves and find philosophical notes that make you think about the world around you and ourselves. What awaits us at the end?
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Positive (27) - 81% of the 27 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 29, 2022

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About This Game

Immerse yourself in an abstract platformer where you'll encounter the philosophical views of French thinker Albert Camus, with his all-encompassing Absurdity of Life. Carry your stone upwards, through mysterious places, trying not to drop it. Otherwise, you'll have to start all over again... That's our punishment...

Move around the world as you explore levels and read various notes. Immerse yourself in the exploration process, and listen to atmospheric music and various sound effects. Wonder how Sisyphus feels when he rolls his stone up?

  • Explore the world around you and read the notes.
  • Carry your stone to the top to get to the next level.
  • Discover the philosophy of the French writer Albert Camus.
  • Enjoy the abstract game world
  • Listen to atmospheric music and sound effects.

System Requirements

    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS *: Windows 7/8/8.1/10 (64 bit)
    • Processor: Intel Core I3
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 740
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS *: Windows 7/8/8.1/10 (64 bit)
    • Processor: Intel core i5
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 1060
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 8 GB available space
* Starting January 1st, 2024, the Steam Client will only support Windows 10 and later versions.

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