One of the commonly used phrases in tech and games to describe a foolproof ease of use is ‘even your mom’. “So simple even your mom could do it”. That’s where this article starts. ‘Even your mom’ could play this game. But what do we mean by that beyond touch-based or click-only interfaces, and games produced for the often dismissed ‘casual’ market? And, actually, how…
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Have You Played? is an endless stream of game recommendations. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.Never Alone is one of the best coop games I've played in recent times.
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What are the best Steam Summer Sale deals? Each day for the duration of the sale, we'll be offering our picks - based on price, what we like, and what we think more people should play. Read on for the five best deals from day 7 of the sale.
I love what Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna) is setting out to do. It's a platform game - very simple, very traditional, presented in a lovely, misty way - about a young Iñupiat girl and an arctic fox. And at the same time, it's an attempt to communicate information about the Iñupiaq culture of Alaska. A preview version I've had my hands on contains the first…