1979 Revolution: Black Friday

1979 Revolution: Black Friday (Switch eShop)


Switch eShop
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Game Rating

User Ratings: 11

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Number of Players
Single Player
Release Date

Switch eShop

  • 2nd Aug 2018, $11.99
  • 2nd Aug 2018, £8.63
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About The Game

Make life and death decisions in this multi-award winning and BAFTA nominated interactive drama.

Based on true stories and historical events, 1979 Revolution: Black Friday is an interactive drama about choice and consequence, chaos and order. The year is 1978, the place is Tehran, Iran. You play a photojournalist who returns home to find his people protesting the ruling King, the Shah. Armed with your camera, you're soon pulled into a dangerous world of revolution and civil unrest.

• Choices: The choices you make shape your experience in the revolution

• Cinematic: A striking visual style, with motion-captured animation and voice over performances

• Exploration: Discover a collapsing city under martial law: covert headquarters, rioting protests, bustling streets and more

• Photography: Take photos of the in-game world and compare them to archival images by real photojournalists

• Collectables: Unlock 80+ unique stories that enhance your experience of the Iranian Revolution Based on True Events: First-hand testimonies of freedom fighters, witnesses, and casualties of the revolution.