Year In Games! A Plague Tale: Requiem

By Ronald Gordon A plague isn’t truly a plague until the death toll keeps climbing and sickness continues to spread, raising the question: how far can we be pushed in the name of family? How much are we willing to sacrifice for those we love? Or in the case of Amicia De Rune, how much…

This Is Halloween! This is Halloween! Immortality Composer Nainita Desai On Inspiration, Stage Fright And What Makes Games Eerie And Creepy

By Valeisha Jackson Immortality is a lauded horror game that is currently our the subject of our Halloween series this year. The game is based on the fictional model turned actress Marissa Marcel (played by Manon Gage), who had starred in three movies from 1968, 1970, and 1999 – but which were never released. Marcel…

The Insight: What Really Happened Deep Inside Strangeland?

“DISCLAIMER/CONTENT WARNING: Strangeland is a game that deals with mature themes such as grief, mental illness, self-harm, and self-destructiveness. It also contains horrific yet surreal imagery that may be triggering to some players. This may not be suitable for all audiences.” Spoilers lurk ahead. “Now you’re wondering: ‘Am I losing my mind?’ No. You’re finding…