If I Were A Cactus is an educational game that aims to raise awareness about the challenges faced by people struggling with eating disorders. The game puts the player in the role of a caregiver for a cactus, which symbolizes a person suffering from eating disorders.
By presenting this issue in the context of caring for a cactus, the game aims to build empathy between players and individuals who struggle with eating disorders. By following guidance, the player will gain a deeper understanding of the difficulties people with eating disorders face and be encouraged to find ways to assist the cactus in overcoming the challenges.
If I Were A Cactus emphasizes the importance of care and guidance from family and friends for those who struggle with eating disorders. It provides a fun and engaging way for players to learn about the issue and how they can help, while also raising awareness about the struggles faced by those with eating disorders.