The Evil Within 2 Review: The Good, The Bad and extremely ugly!

And so the love-hate relationship I have with The Evil Within series comes to an end, for now… My relentless manic frustrations towards the punishing trials of the first game were largely dulled to intermittent temper tantrums in the sequel. While the difficulty level being dropped was a welcome and somewhat liberating addition, I hate … Continue reading The Evil Within 2 Review: The Good, The Bad and extremely ugly!

What Remains of Edith Finch Review: Interactive Story Telling at its Finest

California based Games Developers, Giant Sparrow, have created yet another masterpiece, this time in the form of What Remains of Edith Finch. This truly extraordinary magical-realism adventure often reminds me of other narrative-driven offerings, such as Dear Esther, Firewatch and The Vanishing of Ethan Carter. The game plays like an interactive children’s picture book even … Continue reading What Remains of Edith Finch Review: Interactive Story Telling at its Finest

The Evil Within Review: No Pain No Game

As I sat at the kitchen table, hands sweating, pulse elevated, anger finally beginning to subside, I pondered the reasons why I continued to play Shinji Mikami’s 2014 award winning survival horror game, The Evil Within. There appears to be two aspects to surviving this game. One being the obvious survival of protagonist Sebastian Castellanos … Continue reading The Evil Within Review: No Pain No Game