It’s dark. The sound of the ships’ drums bounce across the cave system’s walls. Steady. A sign that they’re still together. Days go by. Perhaps weeks. Someone up ahead shouts out there is light and a bright, new future unfurls before the travelers.
Mansa Musa, ruler of the Kingdom of Mali during the 14th century, sent out an expedition across the Western ocean in search of unknown lands. After a strange storm swept up the expedition, they came across something more spectacular and beautiful than what lay across the ocean. They stumbled upon a new world.
Into the Mother Lands is a new sci-fi odyssey RPG that takes players and audience members to the Planet Musalia over a thousand years after that fateful day. …
The image of a man hunched over a typewriter flickers across the screen as you make your way towards the elevator. Someone from the beyond is making a call on the Hotline. It’s Alan Wake, and he’s where you’d expect him to be: sitting behind a desk, writing, and in The Dark Place.
Only this time, he’s writing about you.
“Faden sensed a drowning man, desperate to escape. She sensed something else, too. A hunger in the dark…”
Alan is on the Hotline and last we saw him in 2010, he was facing Cauldron Lake, which has the supernatural ability to transform art into reality. …
Any video game can tell a story of how revenge is a double-edged sword. Most of the time revenge is at the core of epic stories that we’ve played and enjoyed, such as Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice or the Dishonored series. The good ones are unafraid to show the consequences of revenge. But the great ones give characters the opportunity to grow past it.
Naughty Dog has a history of creating video games that feel more like gripping novels or movies. The Last of Us Part II is no different. The game has much to brag about with its interactive environment and the emotional delivery given by its voice actors. …