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THE BITE

You slam the door closed, your partner barely making it through behind you. You can still feel their hands grabbing at your clothes; hear their moans echoing through the halls. The occasional thumping at the door reminds you that you are still trapped, even when you’ve run away. You won’t sleep tonight. Hell, you haven’t really slept in days, but you can try to ignore it for now. As you settle in with your companion, locked away safely in this small room, the doubts begin to enter your thoughts:

What if they’ve been bitten?

The Bite is a storytelling game about the decision to kill your companion who may, or may not be, infected by a zombie bite. Both players do not want to die, but both know that leaving a bite victim alive will result in death. To stall for time before making the dreaded decision, the two players will share stories about themselves.

Players do not know if their companion has been bitten, but must choose how to deal with the possibilty their partner may turn on them. By playing conversation cards, players delay the decision to kill their companion, and hope that the resulting stories that are shared will disuade their partner from turning on them.

"I keep thinking about this game & how good it is. 10/10 would cry again." ~ Taylor LaBresh (RiverhouseGames.com)

"I wanna play this because I love pain and death" ~ Madison Ray (@maddiekayray)

This download contains the full rules for THE BITE as well as Print & Play cards.

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November 8th, 2016
This game broke my heart in the best way. It uses a familiar scene (the moment in a zombie movie when one character is bitten and chooses to hide it) to pose difficult questions about violence, human nature, and morality under pressure. The mechanics [...]
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August 22nd, 2016
Games for two don't usually jump off the shelf and bite me but this one really did. The setting is familiar but not stale. Instead of the typical violence between man and nature or man and man, Dan seeks to guide you toward finding the good in even the [...]
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August 17th, 2016
This game is a work of miserable genius. It's a focus on a terrible choice you have to make with someone very close to you, and what that choice means. Play this game if you wanna get Real Sad. It's great & Dan's a monster. [...]
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August 14, 2016
This title was added to our catalog on August 16, 2016.
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Dan Enders
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