A downloadable game for Windows and Android

A small VR Adventure inspired by the style of 80s ASCII Adventures. Explore a mysterious world made of letters and signs, where words turn into their meaning!

The current content has a playtime of around 15-30 minutes and was part of my bachelor's thesis in Game Design at DE:HIVE / HTW Berlin.

Leave some feedback here if you like! :)

Currently playable on:

Oculus Quest 1 & 2 mobile

Oculus Quest 1 & 2 via Oculus Link
Oculus Rift
HTC Vive / Vive Pro*
Valve Index*

*Important Note: Make sure the headset's microphone is the default input device in Windows audio settings! Tested on a Vive Pro with Index Controllers. Leave  a comment if there are problems on your device and I will try to fix them as soon as possible!

Install instructions

Important Notes: The headset microphone needs to be enabled! If you're on SteamVR, make sure your headset microphone is the default input device in Windows audio settings. 

Oculus Quest 1 & 2 mobile:
Download the android version. Unpack and install on your headset as follows: The easiest way to get it playing on your Quest is to install it via Sidequest, a free software that allows you to install apps & games on your Quest that are not in the Oculus Store. You will find the game in your library, under "Unknown Sources".

Simply download the version that matches your headset, unpack and double-click APlaceLikeNo.exe.


A Place Like No - Oculus Quest 1&2 mobile 84 MB
A Place Like No - Oculus Rift & Quest 1/2 - Windows 97 MB
A Place Like No - Valve Index & HTC Vive (Pro) 95 MB

Development log


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I played this with my Oculus Quest 2 and it was absolutely incredible, great job!!!

Thanks so much, that means a lot! :) I'm hoping to expand this into a longer adventure in the future!

I can't wait to play it then! :D