Years fly by like dead leaves. Everything is darkness. Everything is silence. You stand vigilant before the sarcophagus without thought or breath - such is your compulsion. You do not remember your name and still you watch... And then, one day, there is light and motion and you weigh your bearded axe and raise your shield, lusting for the fray, eager to measure your skill against these tomb-robbers. You'll never be alive again, but in this moment - in the chaos between violation and destruction - you truly live, and you remember what you once were, and you taste the sun.
Flipping the script on the classic dungeon crawl, The Skeletons is a meditative, structured freeform game that puts players in the role of undead guardians of a mysterious tomb.