A downloadable game for Windows and macOS

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The Verge: "This surreal game makes mundane places magical"

Killscreen: "You leave ISLANDS with new eyes."

148apps: "…so beautiful and haunting that you cannot walk away from the experience unmoved."

Eurogamer: "It expands the definition of what games can and might be."

The Boston Globe: "His hugely original game took me on a brief but absorbing ride, and I enjoyed it."

Also seen on Rock Paper Shotgun, Hyperallergic, TouchArcade, The Creators Project, BOOOOOOOM!, MASSAGE, Prosthetic Knowledge, Fast Company

Featured in "New Games We Love" in the App Store

Nominated for the Independent Games Festival 2017 Nuovo Award

Official Selection at Fantastic Fest's Fantastic Arcade 2016

BoingBoing: "The 20 games you shouldn't miss in 2016"


A surreal trip through the mundane

Reveal the hidden ecosystems of ten unusual environments. Unlock an atmospheric experience while exploring strange yet familiar scenes.

Platforms: Mac / PC / iOS

Headphones recommended

Duration: About 45 min




Carl Burton is an artist and animator living in NYC. His other work can be seen on the Serial podcast, the NYTimes, Colossal, The Verge, and Medium. He has also made animated shorts such as the award-winning "Shelter".

///Also available on: Steam and iOS

More information

Published64 days ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, macOS
AuthorCarlburton LLC
Average durationAbout an hour
Player countSingleplayer


Buy Now$4.99 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $4.99 USD. You will get access to the following files:

Islands_Mac.zip 113 MB
Islands_Win.zip 109 MB

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