Posted on Jun 3, 2012

Today I Die with Elina Kalis

The independent game Today I Die by Daniel Benmergui is a beautiful piece of art that would had deserved a review all by itself. I played it about a year ago and kept on showing it to my friends afterwards. I can even remember starting it on my phone just to have the soundtrack running. Minimalistic in graphics and everything else, this game delivers a raw form of emotions – in eight bit.  It still managed somehow to sink so deep into my subconsciousness that I nearly forgot about it. But then, recently, I discovered the pictures of Elena Kalis and the idea resurfaced. The similarities of the emotions transported in the game and the pictures convinced me to share them both with you. Immediately.

Raw emotions, packed into silence.

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