A downloadable notgame for Windows and Linux

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"The American Dream: Are We Not Drawn Onward to New Era?" is an experimental one-button game about life, work, some other things, and death. Originally crafted for the GAMMA IV one-button showcase, it has also been ported to Android (available here).

Do YOU have what it takes? (A computer with a keyboard)

Will YOU go to the prom with me? ([ ] Yes [ ] Maybe)

Will YOU save the galaxy? (No.)

Find out in "The American Dream!" It takes approximately five minutes to play and is guaranteed* to provide at least one minute of value!


Press 'Z' to do just about everything.

[UPDATE – 13 Jun 2020]
Source code for the game is now available online.

Drink pairing: Cheap lager
Music Pairing: "Ambient 1: Music for Airports," Brian Eno

PlatformsWindows, Linux
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(1 total ratings)
Tagsdeath, life, notgame, one-button, Retro
Average sessionA few minutes
AccessibilityOne button


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Click download now to get access to the following files:

The American Dream (Linux) 258 kB
The American Dream (Windows) 1 MB

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