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Thursday, January 29 2009

A Vampyre Story

Working as a graphic artist on a successful game does not necessarily translate into the ability to successfully write and develop one.


Wednesday, December 10 2008

The Campbellian Myth of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is one of the '90s' best examples of interactive fiction, and it accomplishes this by using a variety of narrative and game design techniques to deliver a Joseph Campbell experience.


Thursday, November 20 2008

Sam & Max: Season One

For a player wanting a good laugh, Sam & Max delivers.


Tuesday, November 4 2008

Unsolved Crimes

Unsolved Crimes keeps the tradition of point 'n' click adventuring alive on the Nintendo DS.


Tuesday, September 23 2008

Dracula: Origin

Dracula: Origin is one of those rare examples of the adventure genre that steadfastly avoids humor as if it will irrevocably damage its credibility.


Sunday, September 21 2008

Quest for Glory II: Trial By Fire

This remake is such a precise recreation of the original, right down to all of the scenes looking exactly the same, that there are no real complaints to make.


Tuesday, September 9 2008

The Immortals of Terra

The Immortals of Terra represents the collision of the niche audience of adventure gamers with the niche audience of Perry Rhodan fans.


Tuesday, August 12 2008

Strong Bad’s Cool Game for Attractive People, Episode One: Homestar Ruiner

You control Strong Bad's actions in this very basic point and click game as he tries to win the Race to the End of the Race.


Thursday, April 3 2008

Bully: Scholarship Edition

The Bully franchise is more or less Grand Theft Auto filtered through the meaner streets of boarding school.


Thursday, March 20 2008

Sam & Max: Season 2

The comedy routines between Sam and Max run a bit like Calvin & Hobbes humor taken to a freakish extreme.


Broomsticks for Boomsticks (Moving Pixels) [18.Mar.08]
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