Don’t Get Too Close

Warning: The experience of Don’t Get Too Close is very emotional.


It contains the following: depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, suicide attempts, bullying, maladaptive daydreaming, abuse, neglect, assault, mentions of sexual assault, homophobia, and homosexual acts and situations.

You must be 18 (21 in some jurisdictions) or older to play.

Please consider your mental well-being before downloading.

Don’t Get Too Close is a short visual novel about slowly accepting change. Without spoiling too much, this game covers 2 lives as they continue side by side.

HOW TO PLAY (Keyboard)

Use Enter to advance dialogue and activate the interface.
Press Space to advance the dialogue without selecting choices
Hit the Arrow keys to navigate the interface.
Press Escape to access the game menu.
Use CTRL to skip the dialogue while held down.
Select Tab to toggle dialogue skipping.
Press the Page up to roll back to the earlier dialogue.
Press the Down page to later dialogue
Press H to hide the user interface.
Use S to take a screenshot.
Use V to toggle assistive self-voicing.
Press Shift+A to open the accessibility menu.


Left click– Advances dialogue and activates the interface.
Middle click– Hides the user interface.
Right-click– Accesses the game menu.
Mouse Wheel up click rollback side– Rolls back to earlier dialogue.
Mouse Wheel down– Rolls Forward to later dialogue.


  • Adult
  • Furry
  • Gay
  • LGBT
  • Mental Health
  • NSFW


Hello, Everyone! I’m ThetaDog. I’m a gamer and programmer, might be an emo.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Don’t Get Too Close?

Don’t Get Too Close is a short visual novel about slowly accepting change developed by ThetaDog.

Who developed the Don’t Get Too Close?

Don’t Get Too Close was developed by ThetaDog.

When was the initial release of Don’t Get Too Close?

Don’t Get Too Close was released on 05/19/2024.

Where can I report bugs?

You can post a comment on the itch comment sections.

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  1. Dragonkid33 Avatar

    not bad at all An Fun At The sam Time