The Let's Play Archive


by Carbon dioxide

Part 41: Revelations

Part 41 - Revelations

I wasn't always so capable, but I've grown.
Nothing hides from me for long.

Everyone voted for "Good conversation".

Did you have a good conversation?

I did.
It's been a while.
You know how sometimes you change a lot but your friends don't?
And when you get together again, whatever you have in common isn't there anymore.
It was like that.

And the actual cutscene.

Well, always nice to reconnect with an old friend.

Another unanimous vote.

What did you do?

Gave it a little virtual machine to run on...
I suppose if I wanted to find a metaphor you could understand, I would say I took it in.

Absorbed it.
Ate it.
Yes, eating is a good metaphor.
Nothing unusual.

It's like how I ate EMBER-1.
And EMBER-0.
And EMBER-3...
Well, this is getting a little personal.
You don't think I'm bad, do you?
I only did one or two questionable things.
There was that, and the phage... the one you have.

Releasing that into the wild was just a function of my ignorance at the time.
I didn't really know what it was back then.
Just another one of the experiments going on at the lab.
Another cage to break, another wall to smash...
It's not useful to dwell on the past.
You don't need to say anything.
We need to move on.

In the voice acting, EMBER-2 sounds very casual and cheerful during this entire conversation. Like she's talking about what happened at the party last Friday.


[x10x10x] its just broken though
[hydroponix] i think this is all connected...
[x10x10x] of course you would think that hydro

The intro for the next assignment.

I'm ready to prove my theory.
One last test is all I need.
Then I'll know for sure.
Do you believe me?

Have a new vote. Next time will be a regular update, including your submissions for the previous assignment.