The Journey Down

The Journey Down

Jamaican Me Unhappy The Journey Down is a point-and-click adventure game in the same vein as Grim Fandango, though with heavy Afro-Caribbean rather than Latinx influences. It feels more like a lesson in wasted opportunity. It’s easy to see the developers have a...
Orwell: Ignorance is Strength

Orwell: Ignorance is Strength

Fake News & Data Mining & Collusion, Oh my! I fell in love with the first Orwell game when it was released back in 2016. AS someone with a little experience with intelligence analysis (a story for another time), I was struck by how accurately it captured the...
LiS: BtS Farewell

LiS: BtS Farewell

Revisiting Old Stomping Grounds…Again I am absolutely torn when it comes to Farewell. On the one hand, I appreciate Ashley Burch and Hannah Telle reprising their roles as Chloe and Max; and Burch’s talent as a writer shines. But on the other hand,...
The Mind’s Eclipse

The Mind’s Eclipse

Dystopia IN SPAAAACE Great science fiction, much like good help, is hard to find. While I will concede that there is nothing new under the sun, sci-fi has become exceptionally derivative in recent years. It’s not a bad thing to draw on great works that came...
Ripped Pants At Work

Ripped Pants At Work

We’ve Had This Dream Before You never know what you’re going to find when you browse the “Upcoming” tab on Steam’s storefront. Sometimes you don’t find anything that seems worth a second look, but other times…other times you...