Videogames can often surprise when focusing on the everyday things that humans are capable of taking for granted be it comfort, the ground below us, or the very basic concept of staying on our feet and keeping on moving.
By Neil Merrett Ring Fit Adventure, released on Nintendo Switch in 2019, published by Nintendo Nintendo’s latest experiment with motion controls creates a turn-based fantasy adventure that takes a different […]
Surviving Mars is, at its heart, a game about planning for the worst and overcoming a literal planet load of problems. But what happens to the player’s view on the value of life when you chose to turbo charge the game’s difficulty with alcoholic refugees from earth with very little practical skills?
It is possible to describe Celeste as both an old school platformer where you jump A LOT, and a more modern, intimate game about facing up to and embracing the unlikely sources of companionship and support required when facing up to personal hang ups and anxieties.