March 7, 2008

Gravitation, a Game about the Creative Process

by Nick Montfort · , 12:31 pm
Play with a nice child
Face the dark winter
Hair on fire!
Have your head spontaneously catch fire

Gravitation is a new, free, low-res game for Windows, Mac, and Linux by Jason Rohrer, creator of Passage. After you play, you’ll probably want to read Jason’s note on the game.

2 Responses to “Gravitation, a Game about the Creative Process”

  1. Patrick Says:

    Thought I’d add this:

  2. GBGames Says:

    I wrote about Gravitation on my blog, and I had emailed Jason Rohrer to let him him know about it. He said it was the most insightful review of his game, identifying almost everything he intended to convey. I somehow missed what’s at the top of the level. B-)

    Anyway, you can see my article at and I tried to write it as more of a critique than a review. Rereading it, I suppose I could have emphasized the critique part a bit better, but I’ll leave my readers to judge it.

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