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Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Review: Going Walkabout

Some people call them walking simulators. The people in marketing prefer to call it interactive storytelling. The one thing that we can all agree on is that games like Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture are among the most divisive in gaming. 1,913 more words

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Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Review: Going Walkabout

Some people call them walking simulators. The people in marketing prefer to call it interactive storytelling. The one thing that we can all agree on is that games like Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture are among the most divisive in gaming. 1,909 more words

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Apocalypse Then: Thoughts on Everybody's Gone to the Rapture

This week, I finished playing The Chinese Room’s latest game, Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture. This essentially interactive movie, set in a sleepy (unusually sleepy) English hamlet was the developer’s follow up to their acclaimed Dear Esther and, from my understanding, stay more or less on the same rails in the overall structure of the game. 441 more words

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Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs Review – Spooky Enough?

Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs
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Amnesia: The Dark Descent was, for me at least, the survival horror game that ushered in the new wave of horror games that we’re currently riding on. 1,214 more words

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Dear Esther

I have played many video games and many different genres, but one I had never experienced until just a few days ago was a game type often referred to as minimalist. 553 more words

Looking Back at 2015: Everybody's Gone to the Rapture

We’re only a month away from the endless onslaught of Game of the Year awards. In a month, me and plenty of my friends and colleagues will be drafting up lists of our favourite games of the year, while also thinking… 808 more words

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Come Back...

The clouds were somehow dancing relentlessly above my head. There were also a few spots where a crystal blue color was smiling hope. It was quiet. 198 more words

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