Posts Tagged ‘Knee Deep’

Knee Deep’s Curious Episodic Adventure Continues

I liked the look of magical realist episodic murder mystery Knee Deep [official site] when its first act came out in July, especially digging its framing as a play, but didn’t find time for it in all of the everythings I have to do. Maybe that was for the best, as this week has brought not only the release of its second episode, but voice acting for both of them too. Now I’ll get to play a (probably?) better version of the first act before poking into act 2’s Florida swampland festival. Thanks, busyness!

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All The World’s A Stage: Knee Deep

deja vu

If you caught a glimpse of the screenshot at the top of this post, you’d be forgiven for thinking that some news about Kentucky Route Zero Act IV has surfaced. I love Route Zero so I’m happy to see games following in its theatrical, magical realist footsteps, but Knee Deep’s [official site] stringy-legged chap and gas station look a little too familiar. Not so the rest of the game, however, which concerns three characters investigating the “mysterious suicide” of a washed-up actor.

It’s an adventure game framed as a stage play.

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