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This page contains the choices in No Going Back and their outcomes.

This game revolves around choices you make. They can improve or decrease relationships with the characters. This walkthrough is made to assist others in helping them make the right choice for their game. Good luck and happy playing!

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Chapter One: Chapter 1

Choice 1

I'm grateful, of course. But also...

  • Super nervous. (No effect)
  • Really excited. (No effect)
  • Pretty unsure. (No effect)

Choice 2

Choose his look

  • Face 1
  • Face 2
  • Face 3
  • Face 4

Choice 3

Choose his hair

  • Hairstyle 1
  • Hairstyle 2
  • Hairstyle 3
  • Hairstyle 4

Choice 4

...

  • Are you on your way to a costume party? (No effect)
  • Don't call my truck old – she's in the prime of her life! (No effect)
  • Don't arrest me – or do. (No effect)

Choice 5

Well, Joe...

  • What can I say? I missed you. (No effect)
  • I got homesick. (No effect)
  • I was a kid with big dreams. (No effect)

Choice 6

Thanks...

  • But I can sort it out on my own. (No effect)
  • I really appreciate that. (No effect)
  • Maybe she does need some TLC... (No effect)

Choice 7

It is awfully nice to see him, and...

  • I wouldn't mind staring into those eyes for a while. (No effect)
  • He's an old friend – and flame. (No effect)
  • I'm as happy to see him as he is to see me. (No effect)

Choice 8

Let's...

  • Grab a coffee and catch up. (DiamondIcon.png 17)MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Get going. I have other places to be.

Diamond Choice 1

Oh my God...

  • I completely forgot about that.
  • That was the worst night of my life. (No effect)
  • It was the best thing that ever happened to me. (No effect)

Choice 9

And dammit if he doesn't still rev my engine.

  • I guess some things never change. (No effect)
  • But I need to stay focused. (No effect)
  • Could he really still be into me? (No effect)

Choice 10

Where?

  • Somewhere exotic?
  • Married with three kids and a dog? (No effect)
  • In prison, perhaps? (No effect)

Choice 11

But for now, I'll..

  • Give Rosie a hug. (No effect)
  • Shrug and smile. (No effect)
  • Act embarrassed. (No effect)

Choice 12

Nah...

  • He works fast, not me. (No effect)
  • He pulled me over. (No effect)
  • We bumped into each other by accident. (No effect)

Choice 13

...

  • No way – you're kidding. (No effect)
  • Ooh, I like presents. (No effect)
  • Is it in your pants? (No effect)

Choice 14 (Bonus Choice)

...

  • I'd love that – and that you still want to protect me. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Nah. I'm a big girl now. (No effect) *You hurt his feelings*

Diamond Choice 2

Thank you, Joe.

  • I'm flattered.
  • That means a lot.(No effect)
  • I missed you, too.(No effect)

Choice 15

Hmm, what impression do I want to make after all these years?

  • Sweet with a little skin.(No effect)
  • Classic with a twist.
  • Skirt, shirt, and leather.

Choice 16

Did he turn off his lights?

  • Idiot! (No effect)
  • What the hell?
  • That's so dangerous. (No effect)

Choice 17 (Critical Choice)

I'll...

  • Walk down the road so I can call for help. *You either get ENDING 1 TIME BOMB or ENDING 2 ONE FOR THE TEAM*
  • Drive to meet my partner at the motel. *You either get ENDING 3 SURPRISE, SURPRISE or ENDING 4 TOO FAR GONE*

Choice 18 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Joe!

  • Thank God! (No effect)
  • I need some help.
  • Nice bike! (No effect)

Chapter Two: Chapter 2

Choice 1 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Leaving was about...

  • Having a bigger life. (No effect)
  • Achieving my dreams.
  • Proving everyone wrong. (No effect)

Choice 1 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I need to...

  • Check for vital signs. (No effect)
  • Survey the room.
  • Follow FBI protocols.

Choice 2 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

...

  • Damn right, I do. (No effect)
  • Depends on what you mean by "it." (No effect)
  • I've wondered that for years.

Choice 2 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I'm going to...

  • Rely on my training and take this bastard down!
  • Run like a coward.

Diamond Choice 1 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

No!

  • You killed my partner. (No effect)
  • Make me, asshole!
  • You're under arrest.

Choice 3 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Hmm...

  • Show me what you've got, Deputy Joe. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Nope. Not a chance. (No effect)

Diamond Choice 1 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I think you'll get your chance...

  • If you play your cards right.
  • But I'm going to make you wait.
  • Especially if you kiss me like that again. (No effect)

Choice 3 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Betty!

  • You no-good box of bolts! Go!
  • Come on, girl. I believe in you! (No effect)
  • No, please. Not now. Come on...

Choice 4 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I'll...

  • Apologize for being late. (No effect)
  • Offer to buy her a drink.
  • Tell her why I'm late. (No effect)

Choice 4 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Wow, Joe...

  • I've never been happier to see anyone in my entire life. (No effect)
  • How did you find me?
  • Were you following me?

Choice 5 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Thanks, Rosie.

  • You were always a good friend.
  • I'm sorry I didn't keep in touch. (No effect)
  • I appreciate you looking out for me. (No effect)

Choice 5 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

...

  • Is that a real question?
  • I forgot how bossy you are.
  • My very own murse? Sign me up! (No effect)

Choice 6 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I'm going to...

  • Think about work later. Rosie needs me now. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Stare at her and say nothing.

Diamond Choice 2 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Good! Because...

  • Fuck the small-town rumor mill.
  • You deserve to be happy, Rosie. (No effect)
  • These people are small-minded.

Choice 6 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Alright, alright...

  • That's incredibly sweet. (No effect)
  • I can relate to that feeling.
  • I was just teasing.

Choice 7 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Oh, Rosie...

  • I'm so sorry. What a jerk! (No effect)
  • That wasn't up to him to decide. (No effect)
  • How terribly disappointing.

Choice 7 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Oh, Joe, I...

  • I didn't realize how much I hurt you. (No effect)
  • I had to do the right thing for me.
  • Thought you'd forget about me.

Choice 8 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I can't believe I'm considering that my friend is a murderer. But...

  • I can't let friendships get in my way.
  • That's the job. (No effect)
  • That's horrible of Mike to ask. (No effect)

Choice 8 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I...

  • Never stopped missing you either. (No effect)
  • Need you to forgive me for leaving without saying goodbye.
  • Feel awful that you suffered all these years.

Choice 9 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

...

  • I see word still travels fast here. (No effect)
  • Thank you, Jason. (No effect)
  • Apparently, I'm big news.

Choice 9 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Thanks.

  • Would you sit with me a while?
  • Can I get some sugar with that tea?
  • But I think I require further comfort. (No effect)

Choice 10 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Why?

  • Also – don't tell me what to do. (No effect)
  • Sam runs that place, and he's harmless. (No effect)
  • It's one of the few job opportunities here.

Choice 10 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I'd really like you to...

  • Kiss me right now
  • Get your hands off me.

Diamond Choice 2 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

The kiss itself was...

  • The best. (No effect)
  • Hmm... passable.
  • Surprising.

Choice 11 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

But first things first pajamas

  • Black and all business. (No effect)
  • Cotton and cute.
  • Scarlet and silky.

Choice 11 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

...

  • Of course, I'll be okay. (No effect)
  • Do you want to drop me back at my place?
  • Sure, that'll give me lots of time to snoop.

Choice 12 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Joe Romero...

  • I take it back. You haven't grown up at all.
  • Are you crazy? It's the middle of the night! (No effect)
  • This is the cutest thing ever, you know that? (No effect)

Choice 12 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Good. You should know, though...

  • The assailant is aware of our operation. (No effect)
  • The killer drives a white luxury sedan.

Choice 13 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Oh?

  • Is that so?
  • Have you mastered any of those skills? (No effect)
  • What kind of new skills? (No effect)

Choice 13 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

What time is it, anyway?

  • Joe's been gone all night. (No effect)
  • I'm getting kinda lonely here.
  • I really want to see Joe before I get on with my day.

Choice 14 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Please, Joe...

  • Show me. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Go home.

Diamond Choice 3 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

...

  • Ha! Never going to happen.
  • If you had them – I'd handcuff you.
  • Just the thought makes me want to eat you alive.

Choice 14 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Actually, I'm...

  • Surprisingly okay.
  • Really glad you're back. (No effect)
  • About to make us both breakfast.

Choice 15 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Uh...

  • What do you mean? I'm fine.
  • I don't know what you're talking about. (No effect)
  • Murder? That's terrible! (No effect)

Choice 15 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

What's on my mind is...

  • You. It's always been you, Joe.
  • Donuts.

Diamond Choice 3 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

But that doesn't mean you weren't...

  • The most loyal guy I've ever known. (No effect)
  • Always the one who ground my gears – in a good way.
  • The best friend I've ever had.

Choice 16 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Oh, no...

  • Is he on to me?
  • Will I be able to lie to him? (No effect)
  • Does he know I was in the room?

Choice 17 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

...

  • I don't know what you mean.
  • Nothing is "off." Everything's fine. (No effect)
  • Maybe you don't know me like you used to.

Chapter Three: Chapter 3

Choice 1 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Joe!

  • Not a chance. (No effect)
  • Maybe. Why – would you chase me? (No effect)
  • I'm planning sleep – and a shower. (No effect)

Choice 1 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I promise...

  • It's not something terrible.
  • I'll ask for your help if I need it. (No effect)
  • I'll fill you in when I can. (No effect)

Choice 2 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

What should I wear to keep playing the part?

  • Simple and sensible. (No effect)
  • Bare and a little badass (No effect).
  • Soft and sweet.

Choice 2 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Please, Joe...

  • Show me. I want you to make love to me.
  • Hands off. Now.

Diamond Choice 1 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Oh yes...

  • The better question is, are you?
  • See for yourself. (No effect)
  • Less talk, more cock. (No effect)

Choice 3 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I'm...

  • Relieved you're not angry. (No effect)
  • Proud of myself. (No effect)
  • Happy you think so. (No effect)

Choice 3 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I...

  • Will do my best.
  • Wouldn't dream of it. (No effect)
  • Don't want to go anywhere without you. (No effect)

Choice 4 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Yes. And for the immediate future, I need a new one. And I...

  • Think we'd work well together. (No effect)
  • Am holding auditions right now. (No effect)
  • Need to check out that gun in your pocket. (No effect)

Choice 4 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Today, I'll throw on something...

  • Sassy. (No effect)
  • Sensible.
  • Sweet.

Choice 5 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Well, then...

  • Get over here. Let's find out. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Let's see what sexual frustration does to your job performance. (No effect)

Diamond Choice 1 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Oh, these little things? They're for...

  • Making another dream come true.
  • Safety purposes – intruders and whatnot.

Diamond Choice 2 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

They're for...

  • Me. (No effect)
  • You.

Diamond Choice 3 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Oh...

  • You have no idea.
  • This is my nice side. (No effect)
  • Is it too much?

Diamond Choice 4 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Don't stop!

  • Come for me, Joe. (No effect)
  • I'm going to explode!
  • Kiss me, quick.

Choice 5 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

What were you and Sam arguing about? I...

  • Am about to ask him for a job. (No effect)
  • Don't know what he's up to these days. (No effect)
  • Heard your brother worked with him.

Choice 6 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I...

  • Like the sound of that. (No effect)
  • Bet we're gonna make great partners. (No effect)
  • Think you should start by buying me coffee. (No effect)

Choice 6 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Yeah...

  • I was homesick. (No effect)
  • I'm not doing as well as you.
  • It seemed like a good idea. (No effect)

Choice 7 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Well, that was...

  • Not the least bit friendly. (No effect)
  • Suspicious as hell. (No effect)
  • Far from discreet. (No effect)

Choice 7 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

It's cool...

  • But I was on my way out, too. Can I walk and talk with you?
  • Be a dick. Whatever.

Diamond Choice 2 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Okay, I can see why...

  • That'd put Jason in a bad mood.
  • He'd have nothing nice to say about you. (No effect)
  • Jason would try to "warn" me. (No effect)

Choice 8 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Joe...

  • Seriously? (No effect)
  • Badass FBI agent, remember? (No effect)
  • What would you say if I asked you the same question? (No effect)

Choice 8 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Whoa, Rosie, slow down...

  • I'm sure they don't think that. (No effect)
  • I thought Mike's death was an accident.
  • You're pregnant? Congratulations! (No effect)

Choice 9 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I'll...

  • Get my phone out of my pocket. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • I got this. Fumble tragically. (No effect)

Choice 9 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Oh, Rosie...

  • What a brute!
  • He couldn't have meant that. (No effect)
  • Did he say why? (No effect)

Choice 10 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Sam...

  • I'm not FBI! (No effect)
  • Okay, so it's true. (No effect)
  • I don't believe in coincidences either. (No effect)

Choice 10 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

My lips are sealed.

  • Pinky swear. (No effect)
  • I know you didn't do it. (No effect)
  • Do your shoulders feel lighter?

Choice 11 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I don't know...

  • They end up being correct. (No effect)
  • They make a fool of themselves. (No effect)
  • Assuming a human is decent is normal, Sam. (No effect)

Choice 11 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Joe could be in serious danger.

  • Agents disobey orders all the time, right? (No effect)
  • And people are more important than orders. (No effect)
  • So screw my orders. Fire me.

Choice 12 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Rosie, no!

  • Please – you have to get out of here! (No effect)
  • Have you lost your mind? (No effect)
  • Why did you come here? (No effect)

Choice 12 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Sam! I was just...

  • Coming to see you about that job. (No effect)
  • Looking for Joe. (No effect)
  • Realizing why Jason warned me about coming here.

Choice 13 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

I'm going to...

  • Show Sam that he's messing with an expert. (DiamondIcon.png 17) MapleCoinIcon.png +10
  • Draw a blank and forget my basic training.

Diamond Choice 5 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Oh, no, you won't.

  • She got away from you, and so will I.
  • You're fucked - guaranteed she'll call for help.
  • You won't get away with this. None of it. (No effect)

Choice 13 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

Here we go. I'm...

  • Not letting him take me down before I can call for backup.
  • Going down like a wilted pansy.

Diamond Choice 3 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

You'll be sorry when you realize...

  • Exactly how hard I train. (No effect)
  • How totally fucked you are.
  • My team is here to take you in. (No effect)

Choice 14 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Sam...

  • You killed Mike Lansing, didn't you? (No effect)
  • I know you're a murderer. (No effect)
  • Hiding the murder weapon in plain sight? (No effect)

Choice 14 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

I was...

  • Going to see Sam about a job. (No effect)
  • Coming to rescue you. (No effect)
  • Just passing by.

Choice 15 (Walk down the road so I can call for help)

Joe!

  • Better now that you're here. (No effect)
  • Oh, sure. Just dandy. No! (No effect)
  • Not even a little bit.

Choice 15 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

You should...

  • Let us go. (No effect)
  • Do absolutely nothing.
  • Do the right thing. (No effect)

Choice 16 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Critical Choice)

The only way to end this is to...

  • Negotiate – aggressively, if I must. *You get ENDING 1 TIME BOMB*
  • Thwart Sam's escape plan.*You get ENDING 2 ONE FOR THE TEAM*

Choice 16 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel)

So...

  • You brought the senator and the cartel together. (No effect)
  • You saw an opportunity, and you took it.
  • What the hell did Mike have to do with it? (No effect)

Choice 17 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Negotiate – aggressively, if I must)

Joe, please...

  • Do what he says. (No effect)
  • I'll be okay.
  • I need you to trust me. (No effect)

Diamond Choice 6 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Negotiate – aggressively, if I must)

Uh, yeah, Sam.

  • What'd you expect polite conversation?
  • I'm just contemplating life and death over here. (No effect)
  • There's nothing to say. You're a lunatic, case closed.

Choice 17 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Thwart Sam's escape plan)

...

  • Shoot him, Joe. (No effect)
  • Don't do it, Joe.
  • Do your worst, Sam.

Choice 17 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Critical Choice)
I'll...

  • Stick to my story. *You get ENDING 3 SURPRISE, SURPRISE*
  • Tell the truth! *You get ENDING 4 TOO FAR GONE*

Choice 18 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Negotiate – aggressively, if I must)

Joe!

  • Thank God, you're here! (No effect)
  • I knew you'd come for me! (No effect)
  • I've never been so happy to see anyone in my entire life!

Choice 18 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Thwart Sam's escape plan)

Now, Joe!

  • Shoot him! (No effect)
  • Save me!
  • End this!

Choice 18 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Stick to my story)

No!

  • What the hell is wrong with you, Sam? (No effect)
  • You didn't have to do that – you're going to pay for it.
  • You cold-hearted son of a bitch!

Choice 18 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Tell the truth!)

Actually...

  • I'm not.
  • I graduated at the top of my class. (No effect)
  • Why would I joke about a thing like that?

Choice 19 (Walk down the road so I can call for help) (Negotiate – aggressively, if I must)

Nope...

  • I'm still here – and I'm not going anywhere now.
  • And we got him! (No effect)
  • All good. And I got my man. (No effect)

Choice 19 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Stick to my story)

Uh...

  • I made it up.
  • Someone told me.
  • I can't tell you. (No effect)

Choice 19 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Tell the truth!)

I'll...

  • Pretend to stumble.
  • Kick a chair at Sam.
  • Get Joe to help me. (No effect)

Choice 20 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Stick to my story)

Oh, crap!

  • Sam's not messing around. (No effect)
  • I'm going to hide. You have to trust me.
  • This has to stop now.

Choice 20 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Tell the truth!)

Jason...

  • Give the gun to me.
  • You don't want to do this. (No effect)
  • Sam deserves to be punished.

Choice 21 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Stick to my story)

Oh, really?

  • Because I seem to have the upper hand. (No effect)
  • You have no idea who you're messing with.
  • I'd say, "not before I kill you," but I'd rather make you suffer.

Choice 21 (Drive to meet my partner at the motel) (Tell the truth!)

It's over, Senator Lansing.

  • I'm placing you under arrest. (No effect)
  • Your greed has cost your freedom and your family.
  • Ambition is a fickle mistress, isn't it?
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