It is as if you were doing paperwork?

Click here for paperwork generator and instructions


Nothing feels quite as good as filling out forms! Am I right?! Choose any pen you want and get to it! Check boxes! Sign your name! Calculate numbers! Sigh loudly and scratch your neck! It’s all the action of the non-digital office environment in the discomfort of your own home!

It is as if you were doing paperwork is a game of doing paperwork. At its heart it is a paperwork generator that creates forms that contain precise instructions for filling them out. You can’t go wrong. It’s an analog spiritual successor to my game It is as if you were doing work and was developed for the “What Are the Rules?” festival at the VAC in Moscow.

The paper generator was written in JavaScript using jQuery.


There is no press kit. Should there be? If you want one, I guess I’ll make one.



It is as if you were doing paperwork is an open source “game” licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License. You can obtain the source code from its code repository on GitHub.