The Thin Silence explores depression, self-doubt, struggles, and trials. Amongst the darkness, the game features that sound, that thin silence, which calls to us in our darkest hours.
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Apr 27, 2018
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“A true masterpiece in narrative storytelling”
98/100 – Strafer Magazine

“The Thin Silence is already my favourite independent title this year.”
10/10 – The Indie Game Website

“Freeplay is Australia’s longest-running and largest independent games festival, located in Melbourne, Australia. The Thin Silence received an Honourable Mention in the 2018 FreePlay Independent Games Festival Awards”
Honourable Mention – Freeplay Awards 2018

About This Game

MEET EZRA WESTMARK

The Thin Silence is a narrative adventure game told through the introspection and recollection of Ezra Westmark. Inspired by games such as Limbo and Knytt Stories, follow the journey of Ezra from his self-imposed exile to forgiveness and hope.





The Thin Silence explores depression, self-doubt, struggles, and trials. Amongst the darkness, the game features that sound, that thin silence, which calls to us in our darkest hours. That sound we can’t hear or describe which somehow gives us the strength to try again and push through obstacles previously insurmountable.
It’s not a game about success.

It’s a game of enduring your worst moment and facing the next one. Walk with Ezra out of the darkness, uncovering the journey that led him there and the hope that leads him home.

EXPERIENCE THE STORY

• Enjoy 4-5 hours of unique and varied challenges driven by a fresh item-vs-environment interaction mechanic.
• Experience breathtaking vistas & quiet contemplation
• Uncover Ezra’s crisis and his journey back, finding answers and a little bit of yourself along the way
• Featuring a moving original score by LightFrequency
• Over 40 unique in-game documents
• Mostly believable hacking sequences

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The Thin Silence has strong themes of depression, suicide and negative mental health. If you're going through a hard time, we can't promise miracles, but we do promise you hope. People don't cope sometimes. That's okay. But help isn't far away. So many people would love for you to get better.

For more info or to donate to a worthy cause search for Checkpoint Organisation.

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

This Game may contain content not appropriate for all ages, or may not be appropriate for viewing at work: Frequent Violence or Gore, General Mature Content

System Requirements

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Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel Dual Core
    • Memory: 4096 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Integrated Graphics
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: MacOS 10.10
    • Processor: Intel Dual Core
    • Memory: 4096 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Integrated Graphics
    • Storage: 300 MB available space

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