Posts Tagged ‘fathom’

Form Detective: The Raccoon Who Lost Their Shape

The Raccoon Who Lost Their Shape [Itch page] is a strange game about an unnamed raccoon medium who possesses the ability to converse with recently deceased Shape People. Shape People, for those of you wondering, are simply shapes with faces who, in this instance, seek your inter-realm services in order to connect with other shapes that’ve passed on. Its themes of self-discovery and morality remind me of Wadget Eye’s The Shivah. It’s also free, so you can come to your own conclusions yourself.

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Deeper Gaming: Fathom


I just spotted this exquisite little game by Adam Saltsman over on Offworld. Fathom starts with blistering chip-core-fuelled platform battling and… well, there’s a little surprise waiting in there, which I couldn’t possibly spoil. It might seem a little confusing, and it is cryptic, but all the clues are there. Oh, just go play it – and beware of spoilers in the comments, please.