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The Witness (PC, PS4, XBox one)

There’s an island covered in puzzles, you solve them. It’s very pretty and and quite breathtaking. There are people statues and tape recorders with recordings of people talking about god — or something. 2,071 more words

Video Game Review

Blowing Up

Trick! The Witness is ALSO a 2016 game.

THAT I CAN’T PUT DOWN.



Comics

Welcome To Brain Island

Yes! That’s the cat. That’s the cat being walked.



Comics

The Witness, Let's Plays, And Continuity of Perception

(SPOILERS FOR THE WITNESS & RE:ZERO)

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Lately I’ve been reading up on the Jonathan Blow game The Witness, and also looking up Let’s Play on it. 2,269 more words

Aesthetics

Braid and Arkham Knight

Lately few new games have caught my attention. The exception being Civilization VI that I will eventually purchase for sure. I have come to enjoy these “lows” (in a strictly subjective sense) as they give me the chance to catch up a bit on the better games in the backlog. 513 more words

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Cinematography and Exploration in The Witness

Imagine being alone on an island where youʼre left to your own devices. All you have to rely on are your observations based on the subtle clues that little piece of land had to offer. 3,475 more words

Game Analysis

If Mario had a therapist... on Braid (PC) and Jonathan Blow

Braid is not a fun game. And that’s the point. Or so indie games designer Jonathan Blow says. Convenient, you might think, but I suspect Jonathan actually means what he says. 935 more words

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