One of the most controversial issues surrounding KC:D is the absence of people of colour as NPCs and the stances on the issue by the game’s director, Daniel Vávra, whose reputation as blunt-spoken is widely known and reported in connection with the Gamergate controversy. Some find it very difficult to
Games with strong focus on story and less focus on gameplay mechanics usually leave a strong impression despite the lack of action. Cutting back on action sequences leaves space for dialogue, exploration and emotional experience. Listed below are six games in this style that we enjoyed, in no particular order.
The phrase ‘walking simulator’ is often used in a negative way to describe games lacking in action sequences. While hardcore gamers may consider any title that doesn’t involve swinging swords or shooting bad guys to be boring, over the years many developers have taken a simpler approach to video game
According to some yet unfounded rumours, Microsoft is considering an acquisition of EA, PUBG Corp, and Valve. One of our colleagues here at Backlog Critic has written a feature on why Microsoft buying Valve would make perfect sense. It would make perfect sense for Microsoft, no doubt about it. Microsoft