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Not All is as it Seems – Broken Age

If you've heard of this game prior to playing it, chances are you know it as Double Fine Adventure or That Video Game Project Wot Done Broke Kickstarter. Back in 2012, indie game developer Double Fine announced that they were opening up a Kickstarter project to fund a small classic point-and-click-style adventure game. As the… Continue reading Not All is as it Seems – Broken Age

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Into the Smoke – The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

I sometimes find it curious that we group video games together despite many genres having completely different appeal. Sports games rarely overlap with platformers which rarely overlap with simulations which rarely overlap with strategy games. Even with genres, you can often find games that are hardly connected to each other by anything but one mechanic… Continue reading Into the Smoke – The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

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3P Reviews: Return of the Obra Dinn

Breakdown Rating: Characters and Character Development: 7 Aesthetics and Style: 6 Creativity: 8 Plot: 6 Gameplay: 8 Sum: 35/50   Spoilers: Yes (you might want to heed the warning this time) Audience Assumptions: None   Part One: BOATS! Games are not known for their storytelling capabilities, which is a shame because they can be the best medium… Continue reading 3P Reviews: Return of the Obra Dinn