walking simulator

Deliver Us The Moon: Fortuna Review

Deliver Us The Moon: Fortuna is an ambitious story-driven game from a small studio that tries to do more than most other games in the genre. It’s sad that this ambition is stifled by a lack of polish, poor writing, and a non-existent ending. Despite shooting for the stars, they do not deliver the moon.

Deliver Us The Moon: Fortuna Review

RiME Review

Indie games have helped to revive the story-based adventure genre, whether through combat-free “walking simulators” like Dear Esther, puzzling open worlds as in The Witness, or evocative movielike experiences such as Journey. RiME takes pages from each of these games, telling a cinematic tale of a young boy who travels around a small island and solves environmental puzzles.

RiME Review

Firewatch

Eventually, they come to realize -- perhaps suggested in Firewatch -- the ultimate futility of trying to escape that which they carry with them all the time and they begin to accept and understand themselves a little more clearly.

Firewatch