Posts Tagged ‘Future Unfolding’

The Top Best Bestest Games Of 2017 So Far

2017 has already been an extraordinary year for PC games, from both big-name AAA successes to no-name surprise indie smashes. Keeping up with so much that’s worth playing is a tough job, but we’ve got your back. Here is a collection of the games that have rocked the RPS Treehouse so far this year.

We’ve all picked our favourites, and present them here in alphabetical order so as not to start any fights. You’re bound to have a game you’d have wanted to see on the list, so please do add it to the comments below. Read the rest of this entry »

Wot I Think: Future Unfolding

Future Unfolding

Future Unfolding [official site] is a game about discovery and delight. It’s a dreamlike world which encourages you to play with the environment as you feel out how to make progress through the foresty wilderness. At its best it lets you learn how to progress without feeling like you’re being taught or led. But I also noted times when that feeling of exploration and play fell away and I ended up hugging the walls of an area, combing the trees for a missed pathway or point of interaction. So I cannot give an unequivocal recommendation, but as the game benefits so much from players going in knowing as little as possible I’m hoping this introduction gives you a sense of whether you might enjoy it.

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Psychedelic nature puzzler Future Unfolding released

The look of trippy puzzler Future Unfolding [official site] got our Adam all in a tizzy when he last saw it, so he (and maybe you) will be glad to know that it has been released. All sorts of hallucinogenic natural encounters await. I won’t pretend to know what’s going on in the trailer below. I think at one point the protagonist is communing with a self-perpetuating horde of rabbits. I think at one point he rides a noble stag. Help me out here.
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The PC games of 2017 mega-preview

As Old Father Time grabs his sickle and prepares to take ailing 2016 around the back of the barn for a big sleep, we’re looking to the future. The mewling pup that goes by the name 2017 will come into the world soon and we must prepare ourselves for its arrival. Here at RPS, our preparations come in the form of this enormous preview feature, which contains details on more than a hundred of the exciting games that are coming our way over the next twelve months. 2016 was a good one – in the world of games at least – but, ever the optimists, we’re hoping next year will be even better.

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Future Unfolding’s Gorgeous Exploration Due Early 2017

It’s been a long time coming, but Spaces of Play’s top-down nature explorer, Future Unfolding [official site], is expected to arrive some time in 2017. We last took some time to bask in Future Unfolding’s boundless beauty way back in 2014, and judging from this new Greenlight trailer, not muh has changed in that regard. Come take a look!

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Beauty Beheld: Future Unfolding

Shhhhhhh. Wherever you might be right now try to attain a sense of peace. No distractions. Don’t look at the other tabs, elbowing for room up there at the top of the browser, don’t look at your inbox. If you’re at work, phase out the voices of your colleagues, the clatter of their keyboards and the sighs of their despondency. If you’re lying in bed or on a couch, this is perfect timing. We’re going to a forest now, full of mystery, beauty and danger, but you can let the wind wash over you without moving an inch. This is the utterly gorgeous Future Unfolding. If you’re on the toilet, don’t strain quite so hard for a minute.

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