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Signal Boosting: Pamplemousse
Deirdra Kiai, one of the authors here at The Border House, has started a fundraising campaign for Dominique Pamplemousse in It's All Over Once The Fat Lady Sings! [caption id="attachment_8922" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="A screenshot from Pamplemousse: A clay person stands in a rundown office. The scene is in monochromatic colours."][/caption] Now, how to define Pamplemousse? I guess it would be best to call it a point-and-click musical adventure game featuring an ambigiously gendered protagonist. Yes, you did not read that wrong. It is a musical which you can play! Don't believe it? Go watch the video on the game's Indiegogo page. In fact, you can read more about it there. Deirdra Kiai is well known for Life Flashes By (in which their musical talents were demonstrated) and The Play (which won third place in 2011's Interactive Fiction Competition). Related link: Life Flashes By: A Conversation -- Interview with Deirdra Kiai on The Border House