Posts Tagged ‘Drawn: Trail Of Shadows’

Have You Played… The Drawn Trilogy?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.

While RPS is not embarrassed to admit its fondness for hidden object games and their ilk, there’s no doubt they’re still derided by many grumpy-grumps. The Drawn trilogy [official site] are, I believe, the games that could convince these people that there is great merit to “casual games” – whatever that means – and they’re now rather quietly appearing on Steam.

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Wot I Think: Drawn – Trail Of Shadows

Yeah, it's not grey or brown. Get over it, you GAMER.

While too many people will turn away from a game like Drawn, simply because of its “casual” appearance, it’s a mistake. The previous two Drawn games have been been remarkably good, and with a third out today these are the sorts of adventure games we should be caring about. Does the third, Drawn: Trail Of Shadows, live up to the reputation of the series? I’ve finished it so am pretty much the right person to tell you Wot I Think.

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