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The Beginner's Guide

The Beginner's Guide is a narrative video game from Davey Wreden, the creator of The Stanley Parable. It lasts about an hour and a half and has no traditional mechanics, no goals or objectives. Instead, it tells the story of a person struggling to deal with something they do not understand.
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Developer: Everything Unlimited Ltd. Publisher: Everything Unlimited Ltd.
Genre: Adventure, Indie
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish - Spain, Russian
Tags: Story Rich (216), Walking Simulator (209), Indie (187), Narration (183), Atmospheric (172), Short (147), First-Person (144), Singleplayer (118), Adventure (93), Abstract (86), Surreal (80), Great Soundtrack (77), Experimental (59), Dark (55), Psychological (47), Emotional (36), Experience (20), Psychological Horror (18), Puzzle (11), Philisophical (7)
Category: Single-player, Captions available, Partial Controller Support
Release date: Oct 1, 2015
Price: $9.99
Old userscore: 86% Owners: 200,000 .. 500,000
Followers: 35,925
Peak concurrent players yesterday: 10
YouTube stats: 133 views and 10 comments for videos uploaded last week, 1 new videos uploaded yesterday.
Playtime in the last 2 weeks: 01:02 (average) 01:27 (median)
Playtime total: 02:02 (average) 01:36 (median)

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