Trial of the Clone
Trial of the Clone is
a choosable pathway gamebook that allows the reader to make choices,
interact with the world, and otherwise navigate through over 500 scenes
and thousands of potential pathways. Readers can choose to simply read
through the story or interact more fully with the book's game by keeping track of statistics, items, and battles. Readers are incentivized to reread the book many times to explore other pathways or to catch some of the many secrets the author has hidden throughout the book.
reader plays as a clone who sets out to find his place in the world,
solving challenging puzzles and fighting monsters along the way.
Weinersmith's writing is characteristically irreverent and satirical,
painting a dystopian future world filled with comical, colorful
characters and clever surprises.