Recently released games that make intelligent use of past design choices or that I find fascinating

Indie Game of the Week – Eliza

I’ve mentioned visual novels a few times on my blog: a genre interesting first and foremost because it caters more to readers than to actual “gamers” as they are often defined by the press and industry itself. Visual novels are not very often developed by main industry developers, even though there are several exception to…

Videogame: the Movie – the Game

Ah, tie-in movies, one of my guilty pleasures. In the best case scenario they’re a mixed blessing, a downright curse for most fans. In the nineties as soon as movie production companies found out that people would gladly pay money to see a movie about Super Mario Bros or Double Dragon, every videogame series became…