Tag: PC

State Of Mind Review

Within Cells Interlinked

HIGH The fascinating, visually arrested world that Daedalic has built.

LOW The final act feels rushed and unsatisfying.

WTF Lydia’s encounter with a very disturbed customer.


Unavowed Review

New York, New York… It’s A Hell Of A Town

HIGH Enthralling storytelling, memorable characters, and a shocking reveal.

LOW A little too much backtracking. Some puzzle logic didn’t mesh.

WTF What do Mandana and Eli do for day jobs?


The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep Preview

Since I didn’t own a PC at the time, I completely missed out on the original Bard’s Tale entries. The last mainline entry hit the market in 1988 — that’s thirty years ago. That’s a hell of a long time for a franchise to lay dormant, but InXile have become known for resurrecting classic games and imbuing them with just enough of a modern twist. Now, following their successful Kickstarter campaign in 2015, that’s exactly what they’re aiming for with The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep.


Stay Safe Review

Race, Die, Retry

High: Colorful graphics with a fantastic soundtrack

Low: Sluggish controls in levels requiring precise reactions

WTF: Am I trying to race out of hell?