The best PC games ever The best PC games of 2018 so far Best graphics card 2018 Best free games Rainbow Six Siege operators guide Monster Hunter: World guide

Posts tagged “Eat Create Sleep”

Odd god game Crest ascends from Early Access

Gods come in all shapes and sizes. Video games love to introduce us to gods and let us become them or destroy them or in some cases, eat them. What the new Swedish indirect deity-sim Crest presupposes is this: "What if you were more of a libertarian god?" And that's a... well, not a good question, but decidedly a very interesting question. Especially when it…

Tagged with , , , .

Spot hippos and explore new islands in Crest update

You're no longer restricted to controlling a single island in early access god game Crest [official site]: the latest update means your followers can sail off to explore the world around them. If you didn't know, Crest is a religion simulator in which you can only interact with your subjects by issuing vague commandments in the “if [subject] then [verb] [object]” form. They're supposed to be ambiguous,…

Tagged with , .

God Game Crest Wants To Make Monthly Content

The developers at Eat Create Sleep managed to tame that wild horse crowdfunding a little over a year ago. In 2014, using Indiegogo they raised just over $21,000 to create an interactive god game called Crest [official site] - where players take on the role of an unseen force who can express commandments to its island denizens, which can be interpreted and misinterpreted by followers to dire…

Tagged with , , .

Molyneuxian Commandments: God Game Crest

God game Crest sounds like a Peter Molyneux idea, and I say that with the greatest of affection. It's the sort of thing he might idly muse about in an interview, not realising people might then expect that to appear in a game. Crest is a civilization-building strategy where players have no direct control over their followers, instead laying down commandments to influence their behaviour.…

Tagged with , , .