Looking Back

Year: 2019

Publisher: Kristopher Poulin-Thibault

Developer: Kristopher Poulin-Thibault

Creator: Kristopher Poulin-Thibault

Country of origin: Canada

Platform: PC

Genre: RPG

Looking Back tells the story of Kris, a graduate student at the University of Toronto who must write and defend their PhD thesis. In order to successfully get through this hard and tedious process, Kris must stay in good mental health and develop relationships with allies that will provide them support. The player has the possibility to trigger good and bad memories and to explore Kris’s dreams. The game is a negotiation between looking back and looking forward.

LGBTQ References in this game:



  1. Looking Back (n.d.). Retrieved December 21, 2019 from https://store.steampowered.com/app/1068680/Looking_Back/
  2. Looking Back. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.facebook.com/lookingbackgame/