FTL: Faster Than Light

In the decades that I’ve been a gamer, I’ve experienced many emotional highs, many in-game moments that delivered many personal exultations and reminded me why I’m a gamer. There have been perfect multi-player matches and beautiful executed single-player experiences. There have been well-prepared strategies that went exactly according to plan, and others which were complete… Continue reading FTL: Faster Than Light

This War of Mine

When questionable game-mechanics can improve a game There’s a certain mechanic in This War of Mine, a strategy game that depicts an all-too-real struggle to survive in a war-torn environment, that really stuck out for me during my first playthrough. During the game’s scavenging sections, where the player must search for supplies at night to support… Continue reading This War of Mine