Unity Game Engine, Adobe Illustrator

Puzzle, Casual Game

International Game Festival 17 Game Entry

Gamescenes Press Coverage

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The Struggle Is Real is a mini puzzle game portraying gay men’s constant struggle balancing a healthy diet while enjoying anal sex. In this game, the player helps the protagonist decide on what to eat for the day to prep for his nightly activity. The goal is to make sure that the protagonist eats enough and has a pleasant night with his romantic partner.

The game has been exhibited at Parsons Major Major exhibition, and Playcrafting NYC Spring Expo, and was mentioned on Human Research, Gamescense, and Things To Do In LA.