This is a transcript excerpt covering the score awarded to Black Skylands on the So Videogames podcast, episode 352: Support SAG-AFTRA
HIGH An wonderfully atmospheric game with an incredible soundtrack.
LOW Issues with the cursor. The late game plot slowdown.
WTF The distillery section is extremely jarring.
HIGH The sheer amount of detail and care put into each map.
LOW Way too much filler.
WTF The AI’s passionate hatred of goats.
HIGH Pixel art perfection
LOW Trips to bullet hell
WTF Capcom, get on it
HIGH Strategic elements kept me hooked and coming back for another run.
LOW Difficulty spikes and a lack of tutorials.
WTF Lu Bu, as always, continues to be the GOAT.
HIGH New characters and new storylines, more combination options.
LOW More of the same, if that’s a bad thing.
WTF SPOOKY! Alien dating problems continue?
High Sweet, simple, compelling storytelling.
Low Metagames sometimes break up the narrative flow.
WTF WHY CAN’T I SOLVE THESE PUZZLES?!?