Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time. When it comes to survival games, there's a definite emphasis on struggle and conflict. Not so in Salt, possibly the gentlest, most soothing survival game of all.
Posts tagged “Lavaboots”
What better aligning of the fates than RPS’s Survival Week, and a fresh arrival on Steam, to excuse playing some more of Lavaboots' Salt? The seafaring island-explorer has seen a few updates since I last played, as well as a place on Steam’s Early Access. And most of all, fishing.
I would never have imagined, just a few years ago, that we'd be spoilt for choice when it came to open-world adventure/survival games. I remember back in 2010 writing about my wish for more games that would just let me hunker down, find a cave, and survive the elements. At the time, a few suggestions for games offering this were made, but many were very…