Tag Archives: PC Games

The Beginner’s Guide

The Beginner’s Guide (TBG) is an Explorable Story by Davey Wreden. Actually, TBG is more an Explorable Biography.  Or, perhaps a look at game development.  Or … or … look, it’s something, ok? TBG shows off various game experiments done … Continue reading

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Dreamfall: Chapters

I was going to discuss the new GPS Tracker I bought for my dog, but I seem to have a faulty unit, so I guess that’ll have to wait.  Instead, I’ll talk about a game I’ve been playing. Dreamfall: Chapters … Continue reading

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Loved

Loved is a flash game that … Let me start again.  Loved is a flash story … No, not quite right.  Loved is abusive. Yes, that’s more like it. I’ve tried a few times to write this while not spoiling … Continue reading

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The Room Two: It’s A Kind Of Magic

I’ve been playing a few cheap/nearly free ‘adventure’ games on the Android lately.  These are of the ‘get item/use item in appropriate location’ style adventures.  Ever since the early days of these things (even before they became graphical and were … Continue reading

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The Graveyard

Tale-of-Tales (ToT) is a company that often releases things that might be called games only if your definition is broad enough.  In most cases they’re more about using the digital world to explore ideas or concepts – making them more like … Continue reading

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The Stanley Parable

I’m not sure I can say anything different to anyone else who’s been raving about this game.  However, I want to rave about it, so I will. The first thing that anyone talking about this game has to contend with … Continue reading

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Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons

In my search for more story games, Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons (Brothers, from here on in) came up.  I installed it, and started it up without any real idea of what I was going to see. The first … Continue reading

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Gone Home

After playing Dear Esther and To The Moon, I have been on the lookout for other good ‘story games’ – that is, games that primarily tell a story through the videogame medium.  Some people don’t class these as games, given … Continue reading

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1 … 2 … 3 … KICK IT! (Drop That Beat Like An Ugly Baby)

1 … 2 … 3 … KICK … oh to hell with it – I’m just going to call this Ugly Baby.  Ugly Baby is, as you might guess from the name, a game that has something to do with … Continue reading

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Dreamfall: The Longest Journey

Dreamfall: The Longest Journey (DTLJ) is a sequel to The Longest Journey (TLJ).  They’ve moved away from the old point and click style adventure towards a third-person 3D style world.  Having just come from playing TLJ this was a bit … Continue reading

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