Kramer Vs Kramer (ootsby)

Play as Ted Kramer. Struggle with the aftermath of your wife leaving you to cope as a lone parent to your son, Billy.[Author’s description]

[Play online (Flash)]


  1. I really dig this game. Not sure if there’s a win condition, but it’s a beautiful game about failure anyway.

    (Also, the whole way distance between the protagonist/billy is modeled as being necessary for you (to avoid despair) but bad for billy (it hurts security) is just really. really neat.)

  2. Man, I try so hard to be a good parent. But my flying slices of toast and sausages are at best 33% good, and make me despair every time. I wonder if the cookbooks even help?

  3. Hi. KvK is my fault.

    To answer your questions, yes there is a win condition and the cookbooks do help. The higher your cooking skill the smaller the impact on resentment when feeding Billy. Whether it’s actually possible to get to the win condition is another question entirely. 🙂

    If you’re curious about what KvK is meant to be, I’ve written a blog thing about it here: