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20% of the net revenue received during this 2-week sale will be donated to the Endangered Wildlife Trust. This is a South African organization which aims to protect endangered animal species and ecosystems throughout east and Southern Africa. EWT also supports the people in these areas by educating them in sustainable living, helping to feed underprivileged learners, and a ton more. Please visit their website here, or even consider making your own donation should you so wish.

When struggling writer Peter York becomes trapped on a remote farmstead in the eastern Free State, South Africa, he is forced to confront a dark history in his bid for freedom.

Among the Innocent is the first of five instalments in the Stricken series, each exploring a stage in the Kübler-Ross model for dealing with grief and loss. In this epic series, players will be challenged in a rich narrative experience that spans multiple decades and storylines. The Stricken series blends elements of classic point-and-click adventures with modern first-person games, and delivers a mature story for players who long for intrigue.


  • A blend of classic point-and-click gameplay and modern first-person exploration.
  • 12 acres of farmland to explore, with unique, hand-crafted locations.
  • Multitude of puzzles to challenge your logic and intuition.
  • A rich, layered story to discover and experience first-hand.
  • Original soundtrack composed and performed by Zero Degrees Games.
  • Dark themes inspired by classic and modern horror and thriller films.
  • A handy hint guide in case you get stuck!
  • Free Deluxe Edition content - A digital prequel comic book and the full soundtrack, complete with 10 original pieces of music.


“Although there’s nothing too shriek-worthy, the game’s macabre narrative hooks you in through some ghoulish details and intriguing plot threads.” 7.5/10 – Critical Hit

“We highly recommend this for anyone who loves adventure, puzzle and Indie games in general.” 7/10 – Game Nation SA

“Among the Innocent is a great homage to the classic point-and-click genre, and a solid first outing for Zero Degrees Games.” 79/100 – Gamecca Magazine

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7 or newer
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 / AMD A6
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 460 / AMD 4870
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    • OS: Windows 7 or newer
    • Processor: Intel Core i5 / AMD FX
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 680 / AMD 7970
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 4 GB available space

Note: Keyboard and mouse support only


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In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $4.79 USD. You will get access to the following files: 1 GB
Version 1
Darkness Follows - A Stricken Tale.pdf 14 MB
Among the Innocent - A Stricken Tale - Original 19 MB

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