The story of Destiny Fails Us takes place in the Pacific Northwest, in the fictional town of Moirai. It follows the life of Idril Ar'Feinel, a girl who spends most of her time playing video games instead of doing her homework.
Destiny Fails Us: A New Life has 135,000+ words,
7 different endings, 50+ event CGs,
and ~200 choice menus.
The game also includes two different interface options (Pink & Grayscale), as well as the ability to choose between the standard font or OpenDyslexic.
Choose a location via the map to visit different areas around Moirai. Which location you pick will decide whether Idril spends time doing an activity, or getting to know someone.
The City of Moirai has a lot of interesting people.
You can take the time to get to know them and make choices to affect your relationships with them.
Participate in texting conversations with the different people you have relationships with. Replying with different choices can change how the conversation goes.
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This game features several scenes with actions of violence (i.e. a slap, a punch, etc.) near the start of the game. They show no blood on the screen, and the violence in the scenes are brief. There is a scene in the Prologue where the main character expresses thoughts of running away after an argument with a parental figure. This game also contains swearing that can be censored via an option located in the in-game Options menu.
This game was previously rated by the IARC for players 16+