Be a Supporter!

Credits & Info

Mar 26, 2012 | 10:47 AM EDT
  • Daily 4th Place March 27, 2012

If you liked this, check these out!

Plenty more like this here!

Log in to save your medals! Don't have an account? Create one for free!

You met Her 5 Points You met Her.
Alone ending Secret Medal: Unlock this medal to view its details!
Suicide ending Secret Medal: Unlock this medal to view its details!
You killed Her Secret Medal: Unlock this medal to view its details!
Free will Secret Medal: Unlock this medal to view its details!

Author Comments

The Director's Cut version of RAPTUS has been released for the International Day for the elimination of violence against women. Find out more at

RAPTUS is an experimental INTERACTIVE FICTION that explores the concepts of Love and Death. What are you going to do with your own Guiltiness?
Can a single mistake destroy everything that you have?
How far would you go, to make up for your sins?
Love is a one-way street. Just like Death.

Mouse to bend character will.
Arrows to make him decide.
The illusion of free will.



Rated 5 / 5 stars

Whee! Just high scored for the day! I felt like I needed to get the most out of this game so I went back and played again, except this time I minimalised my click count and chose life over death.

Raptus is definitely the most emotionally enticing point-and-click game I've seen on NG to date. The concept and story gave me chills along with the on-screen prompts to "PUSH HIM" and "CLICK FASTER," persuading me to continue like the voice in my head. A full 5 star piece of interactive performance and it'll be hard to beat in the near future. ;D

People find this review helpful!
AlanZucconi responds:

Thank you very much for your review! :-)
It's always good when someone fully understand the purpose and the message inside RAPTUS! :-)
And I am sure you did! :-)


Rated 4.5 / 5 stars



Rated 0 / 5 stars

Why is love a one way street?
In the sense that once we go down it we can't turn around and forget about it?
I'm not sure if i agree with this idea, we can forgive, forget and move on. We can not kill someone and instead break up with them and move on with our lives for example.

I guess I just found the central theme of this to be contrived and only artificially meaningful.
The atmosphere was good initially but the music became increasingly annoying as the pacing was too slow to enjoy the game. As far as interactivity went it was sorely lacking as well. Not the best.

People find this review helpful!


Rated 5 / 5 stars

This story really touched me... I feel the feelings of the character and the choice to choose the ending
Its a really good interactive story

People find this review helpful!


Rated 3.5 / 5 stars

sure there are some things that needed improvement (I can't say them, though) but I really loved the story. It made me feel sad.

People find this review helpful!