Blazing Oil is a game that is made to present the user with conflicting desires. First, the player desires to stay on the path because it both looks like that is the goal and it keeps one away from a game over. Second, the player desires to obtain points because points tend to be the point in any game. This conflict represents the conflicting desires both want to live a greedy and reckless life and a strict and good life. In real life, this conflict is subtle and solemnly understood. Blazing Oil presents this conflict so that it can be directly confronted and understood.