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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

This was a Steam Sale purchase for me. Several reviews connect The Vanishing of Ethan Carter to two of my favorites, Gone Home and Dear Esther… 548 more words

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Game release: "Kholat" (PC)

Despite the hot weather, horror adventures like IMGN.PRO‘s Kholat will still make your skin crawl.

In the same vein as real-time first-person exploration games like… 273 more words

Gaming

Hypertext and Dear Esther

The prospect of creating a hypertext is one interesting application of video games within the context of the literary world. A hypertext is a text or text-based object that new stories can be drawn from (Ryan). 402 more words

Video Games

N8 AW8S - Shape of the World

Currently vying for your support, Shape of the World is an atmospheric first-person exploration game that boasts a procedurally generated environment and gameplay similar to  213 more words

Adventure Game

How to explain a game that simply isn't a game

This week I had the honor of writing a review for http://www.gamegravy.com about one of my favorite PC games, Dear Esther. Dear Esther is an absolutely beautiful game… But it isn’t a game. 291 more words

Gone Home

–home, let the word spill from my mouth / love, love is everything i want– 

In the interest of not seeming like one of those people that never give out a rating in the lower bracket, let’s talk about a game that was, well, underwhelming. 737 more words

Video Games

2015 By the Numbers, #16 - Dear Esther

Instead of writing reviews for completed games as I did last year, this year I’ve decided to try a new approach. Here then are my stats, real and fictional. 63 more words

2015 By The Numbers