Undying Dusk : a PDF video game


Undying Dusk is a video game in a PDF format, with a gameplay based on exploration and logic puzzles, in the tradition of dungeon crawlers.

A curse set by the Empress keeps the world in an eternal dusk. You have recently found shelter in an eerie monastery.

GIF trailer #1


  • ~ 200 000 PDF pages
  • retro aesthetics: 160x120 resolution & a 16 colors palette
  • a grid-based world with 50+ distinct tiles & 10 maps to explore
  • more than 30 treasure items, weapons & spells to pick up in order to face 15 enemy monsters
  • 20 music tracks
  • thousands of "Game Over" pages, and a single path to victory
  • 4 hidden secrets & a concealed epilogue
  • an online hall of fame

To my knowledge, this is the very first video game in a PDF format.

Download it on the dedicated itch.io page.

GIF trailer #2