This week Cara and Tom are joined by Rock Paper Shotgun’s Adam Smith and Patricia Hernandez of the Kotakus (all of them, especially the ones with the vagina cakes). Every game in the world is on sale right now, so we decided to recommend some of our favourite cheap ones. Adam tries his best to convince us Euro Truck Simulator is really romantic, Tom uses catharsis on mourning in the Blackwell adventure games and we all relentlessly mock Half Life, even though we love it really. Which bit of games journalism sacrilege will make Adam exclaim loudest? Find out inside.
Game Changers – Blogs Of The Round Table October 2013 Some games are great because they are technically excellent; others because they change the way we play games; others because they change the world around us. You have been commissioned to choose a videogame for an upcoming museum exhibit. You can choose any game released from November 2005 until the present day, on any hardware. Choose the most important game, or just pick your favourite. What’s your Game Changer? Everybodies reality exists in a subjective bubble. Bars and criteria for how artifacts are judged and consumed float in a variable…