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Firewatch And The Meaning Of Good

Much like the divide I mention in the Firewatch review between Oh Fuck and Oh Shit, there’s a massive rift between what I can talk about safely for all readers and what I would like to talk about. It’s hard to justify the criticism of the game’s ending without going into the ending at length, […]

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Firewatch Review — Halt And Stop Fire

There’s a giant, momentous gap between Oh Fuck and Oh Shit. It’s not quite a chasm, but it’s there, and Firewatch, both fortunately and unfortunately, exemplifies it. It is so good at dropping moment after moment of terrifying buildup, taking the soothing beauty of the Wyoming wilderness into a frightening landscape of intrigue, but ultimately […]

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Knee Deep — Hands-on At PAX South 2016

Right off the bat, Prologue Games’ Knee Deep won’t be for everyone, but if the tagline “A swamp noir adventure in three acts” doesn’t get your attention, then you might be a lost cause. I only recently put some time into it at PAX South and even in that short time, I was impressed. Granted, I […]

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Light Fall — Hands-on At PAX South 2016

In all honesty, I don’t know much about Light Fall, the debut game from Bishop Games, but now I don’t think I’ll be able to stop thinking about it. Granted, this puts me a year behind the pack despite the name coming up in passing, but getting both my hands and eyes on the game […]

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