Today I Die

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Today I Die

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Developer Daniel Benmergui
Publisher Daniel Benmergui
Published 2009-05-06
Platforms Browser
Genres Passive puzzle, Puzzle
Themes Surreal

Today I Die is a short puzzle video game developed and published by Daniel Benmergui as a browser game on 2009-05-06. It was originally programmed in Flash. There appears to have been an iOS port, but it is no longer available.

The game opens on a drowned woman with a poem above her. You are able to move around various words in the poem to adjust the setting of the game. In each new setting there is a different obstacle to overcome.


I found this game online shortly after it came out because I was already a fan of Benmergui's earlier game, I Wish I Were the Moon.

This game is freely available online. I have beaten it.


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Best Version: ?

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  • The story begins as depressing, but unfolds to be pleasant and happy.
  • The game is attractive looking. There is a good use of color palette and the pixel art is nice.
  • The change of music adds a lot to the mood.


  • Nothing.


  • The game is too short. Even without any knowledge, it can be finished in about three minutes.





Strong female character?PassThe heroine of the story is female.
Bechdel test?FailThere is no dialogue.
Strong person of color character?FailThere are no people of color.
Queer character?FailThere are no queer characters.


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