I really like Project Winter, at least in theory. It's a classic hidden role multiplayer affair, where you're ostensibly Doing A Survival: there's a bunch of you stuck somewhere arctic, trying not to freeze or starve in a log cabin while also accomplishing tasks like repairing radio transmitters, with the eventual aim of summoning an escape helicopter. But as Matt put it in a recent…
4 weeks ago
3 months ago
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"So how are you doing, Matt?" asks Brendy (RPS in peace). We're foraging together, well out of earshot from the other survivors. "I mean outside the game", he says. "How's your shoulder? Is your collarbone healing OK?". It's been a while since we chatted, and I genuinely appreciate his concern. It's a nice moment. I tell him I'm doing just fine, while simultaneously raising my…
4 months ago
It's absolutely roasting out right now, but it might's well be December for all my ability to go outside and enjoy it. No, let's hunker inside, shutter the blinds, and chill out with some cold-blooded murder with Project Winter. Other Ocean's glacial backstab 'em up is currently free 'til the end of the weekend, and offering cold-blooded betrayal for keeps at a brutally slashed price.
1 year ago
I’m currently very happy that we’ve escaped the clutches of winter (at least in the northern hemisphere), and I’m generally untrusting of my friends who claim to like the colder months. They would, I’m sure, be very good at the sneaky backstabbing in the blizzards of Project Winter, which launched this week. Here’s the launch trailer, showing off the subtle approaches you might like to…
2 years ago
In this winter of our discontent, one question burns brighter than any other. Has Harry poisoned the tea?That's the kind of question I hope to be asking in Project Winter, an upcoming multiplayer social survival game where some players play traitors to a gang of stranded survivors. It's billed to enter early access in early 2019, and has already set my mind a-scheming.