Instead it's a game about observing, and then using that information to help the family make some pretty difficult decisions. The game starts with the family moving to a new, secluded home for the summer in hopes of turning some things around. You have just a few months to set the family on the right path. (You can play a stealth mode where you'll need to stay hidden, or you can simply be invisible to the family if you prefer).
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‘The Novelist’ writes a family’s struggle into an emotional and complicated game