The Council, Episode Two: Hide and Seek is heavy on riddles and that ‘s a plus

The second episode of The Council is out and I played the three chapters (why only three!) as Diplomat, Detective and Occultist. There will be SPOILERS. Three chapters, three riddles Depending on how you ended the first episode, Elizabeth Adams will be either dead or have gone missing. If she is dead, you have to … Continue reading The Council, Episode Two: Hide and Seek is heavy on riddles and that ‘s a plus

The Art Of The Escape – My favorite prison breaks (and break-ins) in video games

Having played A Way Out more than a couple of times and having enjoyed it immensely every time got me thinking about my favorite prison breaks, which was when I realised that there has been at least one memorable prison break-in, too. Beware of spoilers for Dishonored, Watch_Dogs, Assassin's Creed 4, Black Flag, A Way … Continue reading The Art Of The Escape – My favorite prison breaks (and break-ins) in video games

Detroit: Become Human vs. Deus ex: Human Revolution

When I first learned about Detroit: Become Human, the upcoming game by Quantic Dream to be released on May 25th, the parallels to Deus ex: Human Revolution seemed glaringly obvious. But, are they that obvious? Let's have a look at these factors: protagonist(s), setting and central conflict(s). Protagonist(s) Adam Jensen, hero of Deus ex: Human … Continue reading Detroit: Become Human vs. Deus ex: Human Revolution

New Gang In Town – Meet Adam, Garrett and Joel

Some of you may have noticed that I was pretty much absent on the PSN during the last three or four weeks. The reason for that was me preparing everything to make my three new flatmates feel welcome. That's right, ten years after my last pet, an adorably cute kitty, passed away, I decided to … Continue reading New Gang In Town – Meet Adam, Garrett and Joel

A Way Out – Thoughts On The Endings (Spoilers, obviously)

Couch-coop adventure A Way Out not only offers two highly engaging and entertaining characters, it also offers the possibility to play it either Leo's or Vincent's way. Of course, the third option is adapting the duo's approach to any given situation, to give either Vincent or Leo control, whichever you and your buddy decide is … Continue reading A Way Out – Thoughts On The Endings (Spoilers, obviously)

A Way Out is great co-op fun with an engaging, fast-paced story

Looking back on the last three months, there have been a couple of great games that I played, one being the highly-recommended Life is Strange and the other the excellent, super-cute VR adventure Moss. Here's the third. On March 23rd, Hazelight dropped A Way Out, a co-op adventure for two players, that can be played … Continue reading A Way Out is great co-op fun with an engaging, fast-paced story

The Council, Episode One: The Mad Ones or The Detective, The Diplomat and The Occultist

This post will sum up my experiences of playing the first episode of The Council, "The Mad Ones", making use of each class and trying out different choices. Before we start, let's have a look at the cast and, of course, beware of SPOILERS The cast Louis Mauras de Richet is the son of the … Continue reading The Council, Episode One: The Mad Ones or The Detective, The Diplomat and The Occultist

The Council, Episode One: The Mad Ones

The Council, a narrative adventure, released its first episode "The Mad Ones" on March 13th and while The Council promises to become an enjoyable game overall, it was not love at first sight. This episode had to grow on me a bit, but I have just finished my third playthrough, which was actually a lot … Continue reading The Council, Episode One: The Mad Ones

Moss – An Adorable, Perfect VR Adventure (PSVR)

I have just finished Moss and pretty much all I can say is that this VR game is perfect, adorable adventure puzzle fun. Here is why Quill is the most adorable hero of all times and she is a fearless badass too. Every single level is a beautiful piece of art and testimony to the … Continue reading Moss – An Adorable, Perfect VR Adventure (PSVR)

Theseus – Into the Labyrinth (PSVR)

So I wanted to get another VR game and Moss, which is out since February 27, seemed a good fit. While I will be definitely playing that game soon (just downloading it, actually), I decided to start another VR game that had me intrigued when I saw it in the store: Theseus. The legend of … Continue reading Theseus – Into the Labyrinth (PSVR)