Home is where we see characters in a state of normalcy. We get to know what the protagonist does between adventures, and for a medium that depends so much on empathizing with the lead character, seeing who they are at home, away from it all, is a significant experience that more developers should consider investigating.
Video games are described as cinematic, yet cinema edits out the time when nothing or unimportant action is taking place. Video games show everything. They show the whole journey.
While the majority of the game is spent burning and destroying things, Little Inferno is a celebration of life.
It's clear that streaming and capturing game footage will be easier with the PS4, but why is that a good thing? In a word: democratization.
“She's all, 'ah,' 'eek,' 'oooh' all the time,” my daughter said, referring to the noises that Lara Croft makes when wounded in the new Tomb Raider. “Lara Croft is supposed to be tough.”
The day that the Playsation 4 was unveiled, Japanese developer Kenji Eno passed away, leaving behind a body of critically lauded work that is now mostly inaccessible.
The game offers a fresh take on stealth mechanics and character building, as well as a fairly fresh looking universe to play in. This episode, though, we consider if Dishonored has a soul?
The doors in Dead Space 3 actually work as a subtle form of world building.
Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game has salvaged many of the core ideas of the deck building genre by crafting a thoroughly interactive multiplayer experience.
You are a fly sitting on a moss covered rock, and six minutes later, you won't be.