Beautiful game! Very strong themes that are presented so well, it's heartbreaking but in such a good way.
A downloadable game
BLOOM is a solo gmless journaling game in which you play a teenage girl trapped in quarantine at a boarding school on an island infected by the Tox, a plague that makes the trees and animals grow huge and hungry, and mutates your body in strange and horrific ways. In it, you will draw cards and write journal entries based on specific prompts in order to craft a story of survival and love.
This game is based on The Wretched by Chris Bissette and was created for Wretched Jam. BLOOM is directly inspired by the novel Wilder Girls by Rory Power, a New York Times bestseller, and contains spoilers for the book.
Content Warning: This game includes themes of body horror, violence, murder, and other adult content.
BLOOM light and BLOOM dark are identical except for color and minor formatting differences. Both are 16 numbered pages long, 18 pages total.
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