Leaving Lyndow Review

Leaving Lyndow Review

Left Me Mouthless Anyone who grew in a rural area knows that special feeling of exploring the vast open spaces just outside of one’s home. Areas that are so close to where you and everyone you know has lived for many years, but that still have that feeling of...
World In Danger Review

World In Danger Review

Metal Gear So-So I am a huge fan of Metal Gear Solid, to the point where about half the things I say are stupid references to that game. I love its oppressive atmosphere, the tonal clash of political drama and cartoon silliness, and most of all, the shameless...
Aliens Go Home Run Review

Aliens Go Home Run Review

Independence Day meets A League of Their Own It’s all too common and all too easy for those writing about games to describe them as “A meets B and C”, or “the X of Y”. Video game criticism has still not matured to the point where we are...
In the Darkness of the Sea Review

In the Darkness of the Sea Review

Sticking to the Shallows In the Darkness of the Sea is a short, free narrative game where you play a child sailing a boat on a dark, stormy night. I’ve always been fascinated by the sea at night, the silent terror of waves coming as if from nowhere, the endless...
Linelight Review

Linelight Review

A light unto the nations What do you think about when you hear the words “puzzle game”? Chances are, you’re imagining a game with a slower pace than usual, where you calmly figure out the solutions to a set of problems. There’s nothing wrong...