Charlie Dart

Writer & Designer


The Steps of the Prophet is a world building game which Charlie released in 2018. In the game’s first half, the two players use a standard 52 card pack to lovingly build a nation state, progressively adding more details about its hierarchy, industries and values. In the second half, they tear it apart. You can download copy of The Steps of the Prophet from

A GHOST STORY FOR CHRISTMAS is a text game that Charlie made in 2016, inspired by the BBC films of the same name, and the M. R. James stories upon which many of those films were based. It’s got ghosts and Victorian diaries rubbing up against neurochips and other cyberpunk themes. You can play it (for free!) at