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October 9th, 2013

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Review: rain

What rain turned out to be is quite different from what I expected. At least it’s quite different in tone. I expected rain to be a calming and perhaps mysterious game. Maybe something similar to the feeling I get just …

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August 6th, 2013

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Review: Ibb & Obb

Many times it seems as if multiplayer is an afterthought when designing a game. You get that feeling that it was just thrown in there to add something on a fact sheet or back of a box. However there are …

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April 23rd, 2013

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Review: Thomas Was Alone

Story can really make or break a game. In some cases even save it. Thomas Was Alone is a great example of a simple game that is made into something greater thanks to some excellent writing and actual character given …

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November 26th, 2012

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Review: Pid

Kurt is a young boy that falls asleep on the bus home and upon awakening finds that he’s been stranded on some strange planet. What he thinks will be just a matter of waiting for the next inter-planetary bus to …

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October 23rd, 2012

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Review: Derrick The Deathfin

Some sharks need to constantly be swimming in order to breathe. If they stop moving it is game over. Derrick The Deathfin is certainly one of these sharks. The game, for the most part, is all about speed. In Derrick …

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October 15th, 2012

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Review: The Unfinished Swan

Sony isn’t one to shy away from games that pack a little more style than anything else. Look at this year alone, first we had PixelJunk 4am a true audio-visual experience using the Move controller. Then there was Journey, thatgamecompany’s …

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August 14th, 2012

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Review: Puddle

In Puddle you are tasked with controlling something a little different than usual, liquid, through a wide variety of environments. If the name Puddle sounds a little familiar to you it is because the game originally came out on PS3 …

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August 14th, 2012

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Review: Papo & Yo

While most games flirt with sensitive subjects, Papo genuinely tackles these things, and gives you some of the most striking images I’ve ever seen in a game. It isn’t perfect, by any stretch of the imagination, but it has more courage than anything you’ve ever played.

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May 25th, 2012

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Review: Nom Nation

Throughout my lifetime I’ve managed to come across many different forms of educational games or ‘edutainment’ and I’m often left shaking my head. I’ll fully admit that I spent hours playing games like Math Blaster when I was growing up …

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March 28th, 2012

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Review: Closure

I think it was around 5:30 this morning when I came to the conclusion that Closure was my type of game. You see I was stuck on one final puzzle and I just couldn’t step away. I don’t know if …

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October 9th, 2013

Posted in - Reviews

Review: rain

What rain turned out to be is quite different from what I expected. At least it’s quite different in tone. I expected rain to be a calming and perhaps mysterious game. Maybe something similar to the feeling I get just …

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August 6th, 2013

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Review: Ibb & Obb

Many times it seems as if multiplayer is an afterthought when designing a game. You get that feeling that it was just thrown in there to add something on a fact sheet or back of a box. However there are …

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- 2 Comments

April 23rd, 2013

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Review: Thomas Was Alone

Story can really make or break a game. In some cases even save it. Thomas Was Alone is a great example of a simple game that is made into something greater thanks to some excellent writing and actual character given …

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- 3 Comments

November 26th, 2012

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Review: Pid

Kurt is a young boy that falls asleep on the bus home and upon awakening finds that he’s been stranded on some strange planet. What he thinks will be just a matter of waiting for the next inter-planetary bus to …

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- 1 Comment

October 23rd, 2012

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Review: Derrick The Deathfin

Some sharks need to constantly be swimming in order to breathe. If they stop moving it is game over. Derrick The Deathfin is certainly one of these sharks. The game, for the most part, is all about speed. In Derrick …

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October 15th, 2012

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Review: The Unfinished Swan

Sony isn’t one to shy away from games that pack a little more style than anything else. Look at this year alone, first we had PixelJunk 4am a true audio-visual experience using the Move controller. Then there was Journey, thatgamecompany’s …

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Read More

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August 14th, 2012

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Review: Puddle

In Puddle you are tasked with controlling something a little different than usual, liquid, through a wide variety of environments. If the name Puddle sounds a little familiar to you it is because the game originally came out on PS3 …

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- 1 Comment

August 14th, 2012

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Review: Papo & Yo

While most games flirt with sensitive subjects, Papo genuinely tackles these things, and gives you some of the most striking images I’ve ever seen in a game. It isn’t perfect, by any stretch of the imagination, but it has more courage than anything you’ve ever played.

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Read More

- 2 Comments

May 25th, 2012

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Review: Nom Nation

Throughout my lifetime I’ve managed to come across many different forms of educational games or ‘edutainment’ and I’m often left shaking my head. I’ll fully admit that I spent hours playing games like Math Blaster when I was growing up …

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Read More

- 1 Comment

March 28th, 2012

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Review: Closure

I think it was around 5:30 this morning when I came to the conclusion that Closure was my type of game. You see I was stuck on one final puzzle and I just couldn’t step away. I don’t know if …

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