Adventures With Anxiety!

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“Adventures With Anxiety!” by Nicky Case, Monplaisir & Spacie. “Whoever you are, stay strong [and] good luck! đź’–” When we play serious games that tackle mental health issues, we often step into the rule of the suffering person; …
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Anodyne 2: Return to Dust

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“Anodyne 2: Return to Dust” by Sean Han Tani & Marina Ayano Kittaka. “Nano Dust infects the islanders of New Theland, distorting their emotions and desires. You play as Nova, a Nano Cleaner who must explore the island, seeking …
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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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A Short Hike

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“A Short Hike” by Adam Robinson-Yu, Mark Sparling, Dawn Blair, Andrew Wong & David Czarnowski. “Hike, climb, and soar through the peaceful mountainside landscapes of Hawk Peak Provincial Park. Follow the marked trails or explore the …
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Game Off 2019: Cannonball Engineers

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“Cannonball Engineers” by Antti Haavikko. “It was the year 20XX and everything was fine and dandy. But then suddenly these weird anomalies started appearing all over the world and they had to call, The Cannonball Engineers. […] [A] physics based …
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Shattered

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“Shattered” by Yasaman Farazan, Jasmin Habezai-Fekri, Svenja Rösner & Sadegh Boroomand. “The player takes the role of the little blue bird and starts the game by searching for his brother. Once reaching the village, he uses his …
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Karambola

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“Karambola” by Agata Nawrot, Tom Grochowiak, Sebastian Krzyszkowiak, Bird of Either (Janusz GÄ…dek, BartĹ‚omiej Czajkowski, Piotr Olejak), MichaĹ‚ Truong, The Pangolins, Benoit Fleuret, Avell, Mariusz CiechoĹ„ski & Paulina SkurczyĹ„ska. “In the middle of the summer, a pack …
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