Day: February 2, 2014

The Most Memorable Things About My Journey: An Examination of ThatGameCompany’s Masterpiece

February 2, 2014

It has been 14 months since I finished Journey, Thatgamecompany’s most recent release. The appropriately named game sees players take control of scarfed and robed “travellers” as they go on a pilgrimage to a majestic mountain. The title is also an apt description of the game’s development cycle, which was extended several times due to […]

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Savage: The Shard of Gosen Live On Kickstarter and Steam Greenlight

February 2, 2014

When you hear things like “gameplay is heavily inspired by games like Super Mario Bros. 2 (US), Zelda 2, the Gargoyle’s Quest series, and the Castlevania series” you’ve got to be at least a little interested the game being referred to. This one is Savage: The Shard of Gosen. Savage: The Shard of Gosen is […]

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Nihilumbra: Demonstration of Video Game Immersion

February 2, 2014

When I’d wake up from a terrible nightmare ranging from Stephen King competition to Donatello from the Ninja Turtles yodeling in my shower, two questions would spring to my mind before I get my wits back. The questions would be “who am I” and “what the heck am I doing here?” as I’d lay back […]

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