A quick video going over my thoughts and plans for September.
Today’s video looks at tabletop game design, and how lessons can be applied to videogames, and the pros and cons there.
Children of Morta has been in development for over four years after a successful kickstarter, and from the very first minute of play, the game is an amazing sight to behold. Another great example of a game that is greater than the sum of its parts, I just wish there were more “rogue” in this roguelite.
The ability to land high-profile exclusive games can often be a deciding factor when Sony and Microsoft engage in console wars. The Xbox 360 became known as a haven for hardcore gamers by championing Halo and Gears of War, allowing it to sneak ahead of the PS3. Yet Sony battled back in style and vanquished the Xbox One in the current generation thanks to titles like Uncharted 4 and God of War. These are the 10 greatest exclusives from the past two decades, featuring five Xbox titles and five PlayStation games: