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TUESDAY 20 AUGUST, 2013 -- You wake aboard the Daedalus,
alongside 15 other rebels, but one of them is infected by the Mush,
a deadly parasite hell-bent on putting an end to humanity.
Mush, the newest browser-based addition to Motion
Twin’s growing list of successful games, such as Die2Nite and
Teacher Story, takes you to the farthest reaches of space. There
you must work together as a team to undertake the daily tasks that
keep the rebel spaceship running long enough to research a cure for
It isn’t as simple as it sounds. One player will control
the Mush, deceiving the players around them in an attempt to
sabotage, infect and kill all crew members, and in turn putting an
end to humanity’s last hope.
Mush is taking co-operative gaming to a new level, and
with the beta having just been released, it’s taking it there
now. Communication, strategy and trust is crucial to your survival,
but with an agent of Mush hidden among the crew, who can you really
Mush will be released on browsers soon, and the closed
beta is now underway.