Pathways For Your Neural Pathways
HIGH Beautifully simplistic visuals.
LOW No colorblind options.
WTF It’s cubes and cubes and cubes.
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 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 episode ends on a tense cliffhanger.
LOW Missing a button in a QTE and doing a long sequence over again.
WTF Zombies in the water? Isn't there some kind of rule about that?
HIGH Figuring out the key to finishing the treehouses.
LOW Unbearably long-winded audio logs and videos.
WTF The credits.