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At the dawn of the electric age, can you be smarter than Thomas Edison and electrify the world? Rewrite history with worldwide wireless power, contact with aliens, death rays, and healthy machines!
“Nikola Tesla: War of the Currents” is a 225,000-word interactive science fiction novel by Dora Klindžić. It’s entirely text-based, with no graphics or sound effects, and is fueled by the immense, unstoppable power of your imagination.
The person who invented the 20th century was a strange immigrant from Serbia. Nikola Tesla dreamed of distributing free energy to all mankind but passed away in a New York hotel room alone and forgotten. What if it went differently?
In 1886, you joined Tesla as an apprentice in his lab. Famous for being bad at monetizing his inventions, but being so skillful at building them anyway, Tesla needs your help to generate a living wage as well as your help. in the laboratory.
Fight off Edison spies, Wall Street bankers, power magnates and other types of villains as you navigate real-life historical adventures involving electrocuted elephants, power plants Niagara Falls, pigeons and that time Mark Twain made the mistake of dirtying his pants in Tesla’s lab.
Develop your own science skills, your social life or choose to be more business minded. Manage your mentor’s fragile mental state while balancing your lab checklist. Love your job, your pigeon, or pursue a daring romance with Edison’s daughter. Will you manage to maintain enough funding and influence to prevent the destruction of the Wardenclyffe tower and conduct the most esoteric experiments? Give free powers to everyone, contact aliens, or accidentally flatten a city. The history of the last great independent inventor, as well as the future of society, is in your hands.
• Play as male, female or non-binary; gay, straight, bi, or asexual/aromatic.
• Gain fame through spectacular inventions, human skill or shrewd business.
• Changing historical events such as the invention of the electric chair, the Chicago World’s Fair, social unrest in the early 20th century, etc.
• Monetize your inventions or uphold the Tesla ideal of working for the betterment of humanity.
• Uncover secret organizations lurking in the background of early capitalist New York.
• Meet a cast of historical figures such as Thomas Edison and his family, George Westinghouse, Mark Twain, JP Morgan, Joseph Pulitzer, Lewis Latimer, Charles Steinmetz, Lord Kelvin and many more.
The world is waiting in the dark, ready for your electric light.