A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Diandao is a puzzle platformer about Xia, a girl from another place that has been sent to earth to be saved from a raging war. But Xia is not an alien like all the others: her body in fact is made with a special substance that makes her very light, so light that she cannot even keep her feet on the ground! Her adoptive (terrestrial) parents made her a dress out of different metals, so she can walk normally on earth. Now that years have passed she has grown, and she discovered the truth: she is not human! Humans don’t fly! So she decided that she want to understand where she came from and why her parents had left her.

Crossing the earth’s crust and descending more and more into the ground Xia’s story will become clearer, discovering the conflict that led her parents to leave her to the Upside.

Help Xia in her journey switching between ground and ceiling to cross obstacles, moving around with her rope trying to discover her story.

Diandao is a puzzle platformer game developed for the Video game Design and Programming course at the Politecnico di Milano. More information at:



Polimi Collective


Published 22 days ago
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
AuthorPOLIMI Game Collective


Diandao-Windows.zip 273 MB
Diandao-Linux.zip 181 MB
Diandao-MacOSX.zip 275 MB