Situation Line – Interactive Hostage Negotiation

Experience role playing as a hostage negotiator in this hard-biting, interactive text-based adventure game, where YOU choose your own story!

A group of hardened and desperate criminals have taken civilians as hostages after a failed attempt to rob a bank, and YOU are brought in as a last resort to negotiate with them after the police are unable to. You’ll need to tread very carefully! Any mistakes you make could be horrific!

Talk to people, make difficult decisions, and see the consequences of your choices as you change the storyline. If you like exciting and interesting challenges, you’ll love our text-based game with its realistic settings, colorful characters, and suspenseful twists and turns. Can you save the hostages and bring the criminals to justice? Will you succeed where others have failed? The ending is entirely up to you! There are no ADS or in-app purchases in this interactive, fictional game of life choices, and you can enjoy the whole story with unlimited and uninterrupted play and replay.

Test your negotiation skills! Try out different approaches and techniques to get different results. During the course of each player-guided storyline, you will encounter many people you need to talk to, and depending on your choices, the narrative and ending will change as a result. This is a unique and fascinating role playing text adventure game set in REAL TIME situations.


• Experience role playing as a hostage negotiator in a critical hostage crisis.
• REAL TIME updates
• Unique storyline that is very engaging and realistic.
• Test your ability to negotiate & make decisions under pressure.
• Talk to many characters in this interactive fiction.
• Diverging storylines occur as consequences of your decisions.
• Replay to discover different results with different characters.
• Several possible endings.
• Immersive game design that keeps our text-based game challenging!

There are many ‘choose your own story games’ out there, but very few are as engaging, thought-provoking, and thrilling as Situation Line. You will become immersed in truly critical situations where you have to think, make decisions, and interact with a variety of characters, all under duress in REAL TIME. Filled with suspense and excitement, experience the satisfaction of a successful, life-saving negotiation, or suffer the agony of defeat – only YOU can make the right choice!


User satisfaction is very important for us. We work hard to make sure our text-based games and interactive stories run smoothly on every device and Android versions. If you encounter any problem during playing, please send us an email to let us know. We will address the issue as soon as we can!

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What's New

Completely rebuilt again!
Allows you to skip the first major wait period
Allows you now to reset the game to the beginning if you run into any issues (press cogwheel in upper right hand corner)
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Additional Information

Eligible for Family Library
Eligible if bought after 7/2/2016. Learn More
April 23, 2019
Current Version
Requires Android
5.0 and up
Content Rating
Everyone 10+
Mild Violence
Offered By
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