A Song for Viggo Unveils New Photos, Video

TW: This game deals with the death of a child. Please keep this in mind before viewing the video or reading the enclosed links.

A view of the neighborhood.

A view of the neighborhood.

A Song for Viggo is a papercraft game about depression and guilt, telling the story of a parent who accidentally killed their child. A very stark game, IGM has previewed Viggo‘s Kickstarter, and has interviewed the developer, Simon Karlsson. song for viggoThe Kickstarter has 5 days to go as of this article being written, and Karlsson has shared some new screenshots with us, as well as a gameplay video of the first activity in the game: Planning your child’s funeral.

A Song for Viggo is a remarkably important venture in gaming, with understanding of trauma and depression explored and examined from a perspective not often seen by others.

Visit the Kickstarter page to pledge your support for this unique project, and follow Karlsson on Twitter for more updates.