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Quintin Smith

4 years ago

Feature: Let's Play

Early Excess: Quinns Revisits Darkest Dungeon

Hey! It's a new and sporadic video series from Quintin Smith called Early Excess, re-visiting Early Access games to see what they are, how development has progressed, and whether they're any good. First up: 50 minutes of Darkest Dungeon [official site], a fantasy RPG in which you're managing your squad's mental state as much as their stats and inventory.

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Feature: A sneaking masterpiece

Invisible, Inc. review

Invisible, Inc. [official site] is a game of “tactical espionage” from the creators of Mark of the Ninja, immediately understandable as XCOM meets Mission Impossible. You control a tiny team of sleuths working to rob the procedurally-generated vaults, server farms and detention centres of four high-tech corporations. In just 72 hours you’ll be taking on a fittingly impossible mission, and failure is not an option.…

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Feature: Hungry Like The Wolf

COGWATCH – 4. The Long Dark

Hey! It's a new episode of Quinns' weekly video series in which he examines one mechanic in one game. This week: how first-person survival game The Long Dark [official site] uses item degradation as more than a nuisance, creating tension and reward among its chilly snowdrifts and ferocious wolves.

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Feature: Kind of like Weekend At Bernie's

COGWATCH – 2. Chariot

Hey! It's a new weekly video series from Quinns talking about one mechanic in one game. Part one was on rhythm in Crypt of the Necrodancer. Part two is about co-op in Chariot [official site], a platformer in which you and a friend use ropes to push, pull, catch and carry an object through the game world.

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