Hylics

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“Hylics” by Mason Lindroth. “[A] recreational program with light JRPG elements.” The plot of the alternative role-playing game “Hylics” is not an obvious arc story. From the mind of Mason Lindroth arised a strange, but also beautiful melody, whose …
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ISLANDS: Non-Places

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“ISLANDS: Non-Places” by Carl Burton. “The familiar becomes magical in this critically acclaimed interactive artscape. Explore ten scenes inspired by the everyday and let your expectations of reality be transformed.” The coronavirus crisis may actually be one of the …
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The Hex

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“The Hex” by Daniel Mullins, Jonah Senzel, Brendan Sullivan, Michael Mola, Enzo Doyen, Marcello Brancaccio, Luis Redin Ochoa, Farhad Alishov, Blue Bowling Translators (Michelle Finholdt & Jefferson Santos), Christian Hecklinger, Berke …
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The Indifferent Wonder of an Edible Place

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“The Indifferent Wonder of an Edible Place” by Studio Oleomingus (Dhruv Jani & Sushant Chakraborty), Salil Bhayani, Mateus Domingos & Suparna Chakraborty. “Mir UmarHassan […] lamented th[e] willful and violent erasure of an ancient town and in a delightful …
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Remnants

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“Remnants” by June Flower. “[A] top-down exploration game about descending underground into a mysterious abandoned facility.” The old artifacts and symbols of a past civilization are scattered in this place: Graffitis and graphs are drawn on the walls, rooms …
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chronotopophobia

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“chronotopophobia” by hideous cave goblin. This Bitsy game was an extremely interesting experience for me. In its description page, it didn’t give any particular information about the plot or what the narration means, so it’s completely up for your own…
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Networking Event Simulator

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“Networking Event Simulator” by corpsepile. “[A comfortable] environment to [h]elp develop your core competencies and take a deep dive [into] the next generation of [s]ocial interaction and strate[g]ic interpersonal [a]lignment!” Certain types of events lead to a certain type …
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EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE OK

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“EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE OK” by Nathalie Lawhead. “[A] desktop labyrinth of vignettes, poetry, strange fever dream games, and broken digital spaces. It is a collection of life experiences that are largely a commentary on struggle, survival, and coping …
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