Top 6 Games With An Interactive Story

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.

Top 5 Walking Simulators Of All Time

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

Top 10 Best RPGs

There are roughly two types of RPGs: the ones where players can create their own characters and personalise them in many possible ways; and the ones where players are given one or more established characters that can be chosen and/or personalised in limited ways. One is not necessarily better than

Top 10 Horror Games of All Time

I have been a horror game enthusiast since the original Alone in the Dark came out. The fact that a game could evoke such emotion within me was a powerful force. It was a small step that began a journey to today, and many games have come and gone over


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