A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

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CURTAIN is an interactive first-person narrative about Kaci & Ally, two queer women in a Glasgow punk band, which gives you a first hand experience of their destructive relationship.

Players embody Ally coming home to their apartment after a successful gig as Kaci, your partner, watches and comments on every thought and action, creating an overwhelming, stifling atmosphere

It takes about half an hour to finish, the game will exit itself.

(cw: abuse references)

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Game is now PWYW! c:

- AMaze 2015's Grand Prize for The Most Amazing Game
- Best Game Script 2015, Writers Guild of Ireland

"Curtain is less a cautionary tale and more a cathartic exploration of a terrible, complex situation. It's real-life horror, with a "monster" that's infinitely more complicated and human than anything in fiction... dreamfeeel's observations are so dead-on that they broke my heart". - Danielle Riendeau, Polygon

"You know this is going to happen from the start... The trash of adolescence is all around and your relationship is just as grim". - Chris Priestman, KillScreen

"what counts the most, is that if you don't go through all the dramatic hardships, the game will keep on running forever." - Luca Colosso, creepygaming.net

"Curtain is, above all, an exploration of abusive relationships.. the frailty with which we attempt to block out just the parts of people we don't like, until they are too lurid to obscure." - Chloi Rad, IndieGames.com

"if I were @dreamfeeel's mom and just played curtain I would be like 'wow that was really creative' " - @kevinthr

Released 18th August 2014

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Click download now to get access to the following files:

CURTAIN Win.zip 17 MB
CURTAIN Mac.zip 18 MB
CURTAIN Linux.zip 25 MB


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"personally i like it."

Oh my god, this was incredible... Exactly the kind of catharsis I needed. Thank you. <3

Grounded in humanity and has an important message. Just a magnificent little game!

I really enjoy it :D

Very touching. Thank you

I havent played this game yet but it seems that others like it , so i will enjoy it!

(plus i like pixel art games or is it-)

this was incredible. the ambience, the graphic, the script. the ending really... god, this gave me a lot of feelings. this was absolutely amazing and im glad i found it. thank you for your hardwork, thank you for sharing something so incredible and visceral.


I'm going to approach this from the point of view of someone who engages in analysis of video games as literature, which I do. So, from that perspective, FUUUUUUUUUCK. This was so upsetting. This was upsetting in a perfect way. Talk about a hostile atmosphere. I love the use of language as a low-level antagonist in itself, separating Kaci from her words as though she is some sort of boss, spewing these crushing blows. Curtain is heartbreaking, but it's also incredibly relatable. I hate the experience, and I loved how it worked out.


Loved this so much.