Just Keep Throwing Bodies At It
LOW The challenge maps are much too… challenging.
WTF Oh Jeff, you’re so hungry!
HIGH The audio design is absolutely on point
LOW A few puzzles require too much walking between areas
WTF Lengthy memorization puzzles can be challenging
HIGH Managing to save up enough lanterns to be able to skip five levels before the last boss.
LOW Starting a level surrounded by deadly traps on tiles that wind up containing monsters.
WTF Yes, that certainly is an evil cow.
HIGH The game creates (and requires) a tremendous amount of teamwork.
LOW The physics are too slippery to build some of the tougher towers.
WTF The dreadful wind and rain.
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HIGH The light and shadow system creates some clever puzzles.
LOW A few moments of trial-and-error thanks to artificially high difficulty.
WTF All those little girls' corpses hanging from trees.
This is something of a milestone here at the HOGuru's Haunt. That name is not going to catch on, I'm guessing. The milestone, though, is something else – this is the first all-3D HOG I've even encountered. It may be the only all-3D HOG there is, although I'll have to […]