A woman with amnesia gets a clue to her past and heads to a mysterious town populated only by robots… and secrets! That’s the intriguing premise behind Riddles of the Past, which is one of the cleanest and most focused HOGs I’ve ever encountered. There’s a great location, some creepy robot designs, and a genuinely solid story that tracks all the way through.
A Flashlight on Past Sins
HIGH Finally reeling in that boat and getting back to the title screen.
LOW It's over? That was abrupt.
WTF Seriously, what happened to (spoiler)? I need to know.
A Mad Scientist Jamboree
HIGH Finally figuring out what all that coal was for.
LOW A rotating block puzzle? Have we not evolved past the need for these?
WTF Where did that submarine come from?