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I played some Resident Evil Zero today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first game! If you missed out on the stream, check out the archive right here. Enjoy and a happy Resident Evil birthday to us all!
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Puzzle enthusiasts have recently been treated to a plethora of real life escape rooms meant to test their problem-solving prowess. Video games have been exploring this concept for a while, but the timeliness of the release of the first-person exploration game The Guest has put a spotlight on how well-executed games can be almost as good as the real thing. Successfully towing the line with the difficulty of its puzzles, The Guest is a solid first-person experience with a slightly bizarre story.
Scary games tend to terrify their audiences using jump scares most often. Some titles choose to go down a different route and, while some of those same cheap thrills exist, they decide to make you really think about what’s going on. In Soma, in between being chased down by weird diver-looking underwater monsters or giant fish, your forced to make some difficult choices that will not only have your sweating bullets, but having to think hard about who you really are and whether your perception of yourself is really true.