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Steam Store Description (from Ad Blurbs)

The experiment wasn’t supposed to be like this.

Nine participants awaken in an underground facility, imprisoned with a strange black bracelet on their wrists. To escape, they must play a game with deadly consequences. The rules are simple--after six people are killed, the escape hatch will open. Who will live, and who will die? The choice is yours. Let the Decision Game begin…

Game Features
  • Think Your Way Out
    Explore 3-D environments for clues to solve mind-bending puzzles and escape your prison.
  • Decision Game
    Question your morality in a series of life-or-death decisions where even the best option carries horrifying implications.
  • Cinematic Gameplay
    Fully voiced and animated story sections push the boundaries of interactive fiction.
  • Non-linear Narrative
    Jump freely between events and characters to piece together the fractured narrative and unlock multiple endings.
  • Old Faces, New Mysteries
    Characters from the award-winning Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Virtue’s Last Reward are joined by a new cast of participants to bring first-time players up to speed and conclude the series for longtime fans.


Zero Time Dilemma PS Vita Typical conversation sequence

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Zero Time Dilemma Screenshot
Zero Time Dilemma Screenshot
Zero Time Dilemma Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Zero Escape: 刻のジレンマ" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma" -- PSN and Steam store title

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Critic Reviews

Destructoid PS Vita Jun 23, 2016 9.5 out of 10 95
IGN PS Vita Jun 29, 2016 9.2 out of 10 92 PS Vita Jul 05, 2016 80 out of 100 80
Darkstation Windows Aug 11, 2016 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Hardcore Gamer Magazine PS Vita Jun 23, 2016 4 out of 5 80
Videogameszone Nintendo 3DS Jul 07, 2016 79 out of 100 79
Game Watcher Windows Jul 12, 2016 7.5 out of 10 75 Nintendo 3DS Jul 05, 2016 74 out of 100 74
RPG Site Nintendo 3DS Jun 25, 2016 7 out of 10 70 Windows Sep 25, 2017 12 out of 20 60


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