Bastion – Do you prefer the Characters or the World?

Bastion – Do you prefer the Characters or the World?

Sometimes in life you are given a choice. That choice can be significant and life changing, or simply on what type of filling you would like in your sandwich today. Bastion (2011) offers both. Many simple choices concerning your preference of weapon – call it play-style flavour – and a couple of major choices. Significant not just for your character, but for the entire world of the game. The following may contain minor spoilers.

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Stories: The Path of Destinies – The Video Game Fairy Tale

Stories: The Path of Destinies – The Video Game Fairy Tale

Rarely does a game title describe so precisely what the game contains as is the case with Stories: The Path of Destinies from 2016. The video game published by Spearhead Games is rich on storytelling content that all takes place via a variety of paths the player must follow to explore the protagonist, Reynardo, and his destinies. Destiny in plural; as we explore several, depending on the choices made throughout gameplay.

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Indie Wednesdays: The Stanley Parable

Indie Wednesdays: The Stanley Parable

Enter Stanley. The protagonist in The Stanley Parable, well, presumed protagonist. This is a meta game, there can be no doubts about that. However, the rest is speculation. Stanley is worker number 427, which alone sparks questions. 4-2-7. Could this be a reference to Adam Douglas number 42, representing the meaning of life? Or maybe a comment on the modern working force, being online and in some ways working 24/7. Welcome, to this weeks indie blog post on The Stanley Parable.

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Indie Wednesdays: To The Moon – Just how Trustworthy is our Memory?

Indie Wednesdays: To The Moon – Just how Trustworthy is our Memory?

Rarely has a film made me cry, or a book for that matter of fact. However, the game To The Moon by Freebird Games came mighty close to achieving this feat!

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