Chasing the Wish

January – August 2003
Tag: A place you cannot go, a secret you cannot know.
Curtain: Chasing the Wish
Trailhead: Synthasia
Support the Game: Chasing the Wish Merchandise
Gametype: Independent


Status: Concluded.
Synopsis: Notes
Quickstart Guide: by Steve Peters
Trail: by Jamesi
Guide: by Aveena
Guide: by Varin
Quicklinks: by Imbri
Discussion: Unfiction Category
Discussion: Yahoo! Group
Discussion: Delphi Forum
Chat: #ctw on


Summary by

  • Chasing The Wish is an immersive internet game where the players become an interactive part of an unfolding mystery and adventure.
  • Chasing The Wish will involve challenging puzzles and tasks that
    will require research and activity not only on the web but in the
    real world as well. Real world objects will be key elements of the
  • Chasing The Wish will be free.
  • Chasing The Wish is not a ChangeAgents' story. It is not about mind control or secret government agencies (at least not in any way you might dream of). [Note: The ChangeAgents' were key figures in earlier games by one of the developers of Chasing The Wish]
  • Chasing The Wish is not a solo effort. Some team resources are already in place, others are being recruited for specific needs.
  • Chasing The Wish is in development now and already has over two dozen websites conceived and integrated into a multi-layered storyline.
  • Chasing The Wish is tentatively scheduled to begin near the end of the year.
  • Chasing The Wish will make generous use of video, audio, e-mail, phone calls, chats and IMs, as well as live real-world events.