I can’t recall a cardboard box ever being a subject matter that has ever drawn much excitement. Hence, worlds entirely populated by cardboard boxes doesn’t immediately feel like a compelling theme for a video game.
Hello everybody and welcome to the eighth episode of BXB’s Bonus Babble! This is a semi regular solo podcast in which Ben talks about the latest gaming news and games he has been playing in the week Bits and Bobs is not airing!
Hello everybody and welcome to the twenty eighth episode of BXB’s Bits and Bobs! A bi-weekly podcast where we talk about whatever we damn well please! In this weeks show we return from vacation and talk about the many many games we have played in that time!
It’s a frantic battle, with the game stressing under the sheer amount of attacks being exchanged. In amongst the mess Bullseye, one of the games many antagonists, gives as good as he takes despite the fact his health bar is plunging faster than the value of sterling. The lunacy only increases, as more and more players join the fray and soon it’s almost impossible to see where the enemies let alone where you are.
“Death is no escape down here”, the closing statement of the narrator as the tutorial comes to an end. This statement is probably true for most games, where death is really never more that an inconvenient setback rather than anything finite. Crawl however does things a bit differently, where death simply switches you from team living to team dead.
More than most, Outlast 2 understands that the best horror games operate as a disempowerment fantasy.
Hello everybody and welcome to the seventh episode of BXB’s Bonus Babble! This is a semi regular solo podcast in which Ben talks about the latest gaming news and games he has been playing in the week Bits and Bobs is not airing!
Hello everybody and welcome to the twenty seventh episode of BXB’s Bits and Bobs! A bi-weekly podcast where we talk about whatever we damn well please! In this weeks show we look back at E3 and maybe even fit in some talk about the games we have played in the last month!
You stand a child adorned in a yellow rain coat, the only piece of colour amongst a wash of browns and greys in a dimly lit room littered with cloth, cages and a suspicious man with clumsily long arms and a face wrapped in bandages. He’s known as The Janitor, and up until now other than the odd suspicious shadow or rodent he is the first resident of The Maw that you have encountered. He stands, facing away from you hurriedly gift wrapping dolls in cloth before impaling each parcel upon…
Hello everybody and welcome to the sixth episode of BXB’s Bonus Babble! This is a special edition of our semi regular podcast. This time Ben is joined by Joel (his E3 co-pilot) and Richard! This is the fourth in a series of special E3 episodes that are going to be coming out daily.