Tag: Horror

M.E.A.T. Review

To Wallow In Carnage Or To Simply Give Up?


HIGH A captivating opening movie exquisitely sets the mood.

LOW Every part of combat.

WTF Why does this town even have guards if they’re not going to kill the wolves that are chasing me around?


Mundaun Review

Not Everything Is Black And White


HIGH Finally defeating an enemy with one rifle shot.

LOW Getting randomly killed by enemies in mysterious ways.

WTF Wait… are those textures really hand-drawn? Wow!


Conarium Review

Made With Plenty Of Love And Craft


HIGH It nails that Lovecraft tone.

LOW An annoying chase sequence sucks the atmosphere out.

WTF The protagonist sounds like Paddington Bear at times.


The Middling Medium

My time with The Medium has convinced me that if videogames ever hope to be held in the same regard as literature and cinema on the storytelling front, they need editors – someone whose entire job is to determine what stays and what goes, and to arrange the remaining pieces into something focused and coherent.