Video Games

‘The Shapeshifting Detective’ Leaves Room For Improvement

The Shapeshifting Detective is a new game made by 'D'avekki Studios' (Creator of The Infectious Madness of Doctor Dekker). An FMV game, the player plays as - such as the title implies - a shapeshifting detective named Sam solving a murder case. This introduces an interesting mechanic: the ability to change into different characters in order to trick people into giving you more information. While this mechanic offers excitement into the gameplay, it is let down by a story that feels incomplete and slightly unsatisfying...

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Subnautica is Incredibly Immersive

Subnautica hones in on one truly natural and instinctive phobia: the vastness and dangers of being stranded in the middle of an ocean. If that weren't bad enough, the game takes it one step further and leaves you a sole survivor on an alien planet where dangerous creatures lurk the depths. It forces you to enter this world, to swim hundreds of meters deep for the simple aim of surviving; not just to survive the dangers, oh no, but also to survive the foreign plague that has newly infected your body...

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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp – Consumerism Kills the Charm.

It was very easy to play this game for hours on end as a newbie level 1. Here you have plenty of craft supplies, leaf tickets, and tasks to complete- your future is ahead of you and it’s bright, staring right in to your gigantic eyes. It’s a shame that the charming lustre died so quickly...

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The Appeal of ‘Cuphead’

If you haven't been living under a rock for the past few months you'll no doubt have heard of the game 'Cuphead' released by StudioMDHR for Xbox One and PC. As a Playstation girl myself I hadn't yet had the opportunity to play it until this past weekend and I was met with a game that both frustrated and thrilled me.