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Rebeccah Bassell

Just your average teen superhero writing about games and their societal impact. Casual user of improper end punctuation??!?

‘The Minims – A New Beginning’ Review

Platforms Windows, Mac, iOS, Android    Developer beyondthosehills Genre Point and Click Adventure   Platform Played On Windows The Minims – A New Beginning is the first title from beyondthosehills, a studio self-described as ‘tiny indie development team based in Greece’. Calling back to the glory days of when point and click adventure titles […]

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‘Knee Deep Act 3: Boomtown’ Review

Platforms Windows, Mac, Linux    Developer Prologue Games        Genre Point and Click Adventure   Platform Played On Mac Curtains rise for the last time as the final installment of Knee Deep, the episodic adventure game from Prologue Games, takes the stage! In the third and final installment of the series, […]

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New ‘Battleborn’ Launch Trailer Released

Yesterday, Gearbox Software released their newest trailer for Battleborn. From the same team behind the Borderlands series, Battleborn is a new first person shooter for (quoting directly from the press-site) “every kind of badass.” From the looks of this new launch trailer, just days before the game’s release, […]

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OmniBus Preview

“This is the story of perseverance. This is the story of determination. This is the story of OmniBus.” And so begins the story trailer for Omnibus: the bus that couldn’t slow down (see video at the end of this preview). Humorously billed as “a release title for the […]

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‘Knee Deep Act 2: Festival’ Review

  Platforms Windows, Mac, Linux    Developer Prologue Games        Genre Point and Click Adventure   Platform Played On Mac Released back in July of 2015, the first installment of the mystery -adventure game Knee Deep (entitled: Wonderland) left its players with a true-to-form staple of mysteries: an unexpected twist and resulting […]

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‘Psychonauts 2’ Announced: Seeks Crowdfunding

Fans of the PS2 cult-classic Psychonauts, rejoice! Tim Schafer, the industry legend that brought gamers  Brutal Legend, Grim Fandango, and Broken Age,  has officially confirmed the production of Psychonauts 2.  The game, which was released in 2005 as the first project from Schafer’s then newly formed company, Double Fine Productions, received overwhelmingly positive critical […]

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