Choose Your Own Adventure – Most Likely You’ll Die

Aug 11, 2009

Remember those choose your own adventure books that you used to read as a kid? As you read through the book, you come to these points where you have to make a decision for the main character, and depending on what you chose, a tailored adventure would divulge itself. It always seemed like death was a common ending no matter what path you chose though.

Michael Niggel of Hazard Creative took a look at Journey Under the Sea, and mapped out all possible paths. It turns out that death and unfavorable endings are in fact much more likely than the rest.

That somehow seems wrong, no? I liken it to something like… even in your own fantasy, you die or end with an unfavorable outcome. Such is life, I suppose.

View the full-size version here [PDF].

[Thanks, Michael]

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