A new genre is emerging at crossroads of interactive fiction and alternate reality games.
In October 2016, the Youtube group TFS Gaming uploaded the conclusion to their playthrough of Pokémon SoulSilver, an 83-part video series that garnered a whopping 17 million total views on YouTube. It was a series filled with devastating losses, spontaneous tragedy, and a theme park’s worth of emotional rollercoasters. It may be strange to hear […]
Inclusivity—of all types—might be the greatest superpower in Crystal Dynamics’ arsenal.
Twenty years ago, a cute little Japanese RPG became a beacon of hope in Final Fantasy VII’s long shadow.
Why break the rules? Why spend your time and money on a hollow victory?
Recreating the past has led to unique challenges, as well as some unexpected benefits.
How do you think about challenge and accessibility when the point is to punish the player?