Not a Pretty Picture
HIGH Fixing the cat toy
LOW Uncomfortable verbal abuse vibes throughout
WTF The development studio is called Bloober Team. Bloober Team? Bloober!
HIGH Deleting it from my hard drive after finishing it
LOW Several documents with 20+ lines in tiny text
WTF How can a developer with a pedigree make something so stale?
The Manhunt'n Project is back for more!
This week I'm joined by Melissa, who goes from never having heard of Manhunt to being a huge fan of it over the course of 90 bloody and foul-mouthed minutes!
Check out the video for hypergore, pornography criticism, and so many beheadings!
HIGH The “Beer Bar.”
LOW Finally getting a sequence right, only to have the game crash.
WTF The hero saying point-blank that he doesn’t have anything important to post on Twitter.
HIGH Learning where the 'werewolf' came from.
LOW The game doubles down on its weakest element.
WTF The 9/11 'joke'.
HIGH Finally getting closure on all the plot threads from Season 1.
LOW Having to brute-force my way through a forest maze because I just couldn't figure out which rune went where.
WTF The thing in the cave. Seriously, WTF, developers?
Some years back, Rockstar released the game 'Manhunt' on an unsuspecting world, scarring many people for life. Now, more than a decade on, I think it's time that we look back on that game and try to analyze its impact on the culture at large. How will I accomplish this? […]
HIGH Playing as a woman of color and exploring issues of motherhood.
LOW The opening sequence presents forced, arbitrary choices.
WTF Who knew a vice grip could double as handcuffs?
HIGH 'No Mercy' mode blazing away on a console at 60FPS.
LOW The campaigns still aren't listed in the correct order.
WTF I just found out only the last section of each chapter is required. Huge timesaver on the third time through.