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So Blonde (2008)

So Blonde is a graphic adventure written by Steve Ince, who previously worked on the Broken Sword games. I bought it off the back of a four star Adventure Gamers review as well as the fact that Ince was nominated for a writing award from the Writer’s Guild of Great Britain for his work on it. 3,210 more words


The Book of Unwritten Tales (2009)

The Book of Unwritten Tales is a graphic adventure game in the traditional LucasArts style. It has been favourably received pretty much everywhere. Unfortunately, it doesn’t successfully emulate much of anything the Lucas games did and it’s a largely charmless, witless pixel hunt from beginning to end. 1,324 more words


Valiant Hearts: Review

Game name: Valiant Hearts: The Great War

Developer: UBIsoft

Price: £10.99

Size: 641 MB

I’ll start with the easy stuff: the graphics, sound effects and music in… 2,117 more words


Rise of the Dragon [Sega CD] - Review

Follow video games or movies closely enough and eventually you’ll see something likened to Blade Runner. I always knew of Blade Runner, but lacked the context that comes from having seen it. 810 more words

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Game Review: Life is Strange (Episode 1-3)


Life Is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future. 418 more words


Game Mechanics & The Genre of Story-Based Games: 'The Wolf Among Us' + 'Life Is Strange'

In my hands I hold two games. One is a gritty, violent noir where you play a sheriff trying to catch a murderer in a corrupt and classist regime. 715 more words