On Ghost of Tsushima, and Living in Another World

Games are escapism, and sometimes I want to stay.

The first time I felt like I stepped out of my bedroom and into another world was in playing Shadow of the Colossus. Despite the several years of gaming I’d experienced before entering Fumito Ueda’s masterpiece, there was something different about Shadow of the Colossus, something almost indescribable. The world felt real.

--

--

--

Articles for nerds, by nerds.

Recommended from Medium

Influencing NPC Behavior

Threshold Distribution.png

Magic: The Gathering — Heroes of Dominaria Board Game — WizKids — Review

Bleeding Kansas — Decision Games — Review

Battle Chess Game

Hope dies last for Age of Empires.

Mint Control — Five24 Labs — Preview

This got me thinking . . .

A Creator’s First Critical Play

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Brandon R. Chinn

Brandon R. Chinn

Author of the Kognition Cycle. Works featured in Hawk & Cleaver, Twist in Time, Selene Quarterly. For inquiries contact brandonrchinn@gmail.com.

More from Medium

the story of nothing

Breaking the Stigma

Here is an event held at lunch for the Yellow 4 James club at a local high school, consisting of posters available for students to write their own mental health coping mechanisms, as well as activities for students to engage in in order to destress.

Child traffickers jam

Do we all really need those pills?