29 Sep 2016

“Virginia” – Dissecting the Plot (Spoilers!!)

Having played through Virginia and having time to properly digest its plot, I definitely disagree with a few of the reviews that talk about how incredibly disjointed the game feels and how the story (if there is a story to them) is too convoluted to understand. Personally, I think there not only

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23 Aug 2016

Review: “ABZU” Takes Us Deep Beneath the Waves

VITALS: TITLE: ABZU DEVELOPER: Giant Squid PUBLISHER: 505 Games PLATFORM: PC (also on PlayStation 4) GENRE: Adventure RELEASE DATE: August 2, 2016 PRICE: $19.99 USD When I first saw the promotional screenshots and artwork for ABZU in a press release I immediately felt drawn to play this game. Once I found out that ABZU is

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28 May 2016

“The Detail” Brings An Interactive Crime Noir in 3 Parts!

The Detail is a very interesting noir crime adventure game from Rival Games, first made available in October 2014. Much like Blues & Bullets, this one is an episodic game with the final of the three episodes having hit Steam on April 27. The developers call the three episodes together a “Season,”

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10 May 2016

“Cornerstone” Brings Zelda-ish Fun to the PC!

Last year, Zelda fans were treated to Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas making its way from iOS to the PC via Steam. Oceanhorn was a pretty great game, too. Though some people were quick to judge it as a simple Zelda clone (and more specifically, a Wind Waker clone), the game offered some unique

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06 Apr 2016

“The Count Lucanor” Delivers a Pixelated Horror Adventure!

If you’ve yet to hear about The Count Lucanor, then I think you’ll be very thankful for this post and accompanying video because, well…It’s just a damn-fine work of art! Lucanor comes to us from developer Baroque Decay Games, having hit Steam back on March 3, 2016, and although on the

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15 Mar 2016

“The Guest” – A Psychological, Puzzling Thriller Awaits!

“The Guest” is a psychological puzzle-thriller from Team Gotham and 505 Games, released on March 10, 2016. A copy of the game was provided by 505 Games for review purposes, but the game can be purchased on Steam for $9.99 USD. Dr. Evguini Leonev settled into his hotel room one

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18 Feb 2016

“Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders” — Poirot Steams to PC!

Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders is a new 3rd-person detective adventure game, starring the famous Hercule Poirot, developed by Microids and released on Steam on February 5, 2016. The game, which is set in 1935, sees the famous detective and his partner Hastings traveling throughout the United Kingdom in an effort

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13 Jan 2016

The Elitist City of Stratos in “Dragonian!”

So far, we’ve managed to rescue two of the four Witches of Sierr, and with Incendia done for the time being, a visit to Central Town nets us a bit more information. Verne tells us that we might want to head to his hometown of Stratos, just north of the

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04 Jan 2016

Traveling the Deserts of Incendia in 3D Adventure “Dragonian!”

When we last left off right before the New Year, we reached the gates of Central Town – the capital of the Kingdom of Sierr. Here, we learn some of the lore of the land from the townsfolk, meet the Princess and King, and also meet up with Verne, who

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30 Dec 2015

“Dragonian: The Imbalance of Sierr” — Awesome Zelda-style Indie Adventure!!

As my good friend Greg from Destroy All Fanboys put it, Game Jolt can be a dangerous site to visit. It’s one of those places that’s full of free indie and fan-games for you to download, and while like any site of this style the quality can vary from horrible

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