1979 Revolution: Black Friday, the first title from his studio, iNK Stories, distills what was a pivotal event for the world and for Khonsari into a short, emotionally resonant game.
The moral decisions: who do you protect, who don t you protect?
In having you do so, 1979 Revolution forges something gripping and personal in the fires of a murky history.
People are protesting in the streets, and a broad coalition spanning pacifist student democratic movements to radical mujahideen opposes the Shah s rule.
Black Friday oscillates between these two moments in time, exploring the causes and experiences that fueled the revolution.
It s been a controversial one, too, particularly in Iran, where the PC version was banned.