Where do I start with the ARG?

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Advoc
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Where do I start with the ARG?

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I don't know how the forum does with spoilers at this point but this post has some, and I can't find spoiler tags to use, soo... read at your own risk I guess. I dont want to break any rules.

So I got involved with Consortium later than some. I actually bought it and pledged for the Tower on Fig at the same time, because I"m an Immersive Sim junky (I even run a twitch channel called immersiveSinner because I'm that much of a nerd for it)

I have never really had the time or energy to sit down and really play through the game. and I started tonight and got further than I have so far.

I popped back on this forum to check the status of the VR stuff before this playthrough and couldn't find anything, but I did find some threads about an ARG that before today I didn't know existed.

Then this bloody game starts to lecture me IN GAME about how I don't know anything from the ARG. Kind of blew my mind.
My problem is. I have no idea where it even starts. I have had no hints about the ARG in the game, or any trailers, or any dialogue. I would expect some sort of entry point to make itself known, but I have zero information and zero hints on where to start. Can somebody give me a nudge on where to get started so I can get looking? I mean... assuming it doesn't have anything crazy in it like a private BBS or some archaic decyption tech like the Portal 2 ARG did. I might even have a chance at getting through it on my own. Or... does one simply "go through" it? Is it still ongoing? All I know is that an ARG exists. but beyond that I have no information or where to find it.

Help. Please lol.
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Re: Where do I start with the ARG?

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Hi! Unfortunately, we had to take it (mostly) offline awhile ago, as it was just too old and didn't work right anymore. However....we are in the throws of planning an updated, modern version.
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Re: Where do I start with the ARG?

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I would read Discoveries:
http://interdimensionalgames.com/Discoveries.zip

There's a PDF in there that summarizes ARG. Obviously not a game that way but as he said, the game is quite broken because all of the browsers killed Flash support.


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