Venti mesi

a collection of 20 PLAYABLE stories about ITALIAN resistance and liberation

"Venti Mesi" (Italian for "Twenty Months") is a free narrative docu-game set in Nazifascist-occupied Northern Italy during World War II.

20 fateful months (from September 1943 to April 1945), 20 stories based on actual events in the Milan metropolitan area (Sesto San Giovanni and its surroundings), 20 diverse points of view on Italy's history of democracy.

Made by We Are Müesli in collaboration with Francesco Fontana, with the support of Coop Lombardia for the City of Sesto San Giovanni's project "Oggi, 25 Aprile 1945". Music by Francesco Fontana, voice by Germano Lanzoni.

LANGUAGES AND PLATFORMS

English/Italian for PC, Mac, Linux

STATUS

Published on itch.io and Game Jolt - Linux version coming soon

Awards

NOMINEE, Best Indie Game @ Emotional Games Awards 2016

NOMINEE, Best Italian Game and Best Art @ Premio Drago d'Oro 2016

WINNER, First Prize Illustration for Animation @ Autori di Immagini Annual Awards, Bologna Children's Book Fair 2016

SELECTED ARTICLES

"An experience that makes you reflect on those small human moments that often slip through the cracks of history", Hyperallergic

"Play through Italian trauma in these fables of Fascism from WWII", Kill Screen

"Rischiare di piangere alla rievocazione della Storia, oggi, ha un senso rivoluzionario", Piccolo Opificio Sociologico (Italian)