Tag Archives: Perception

Closure

Puzzle platformers have come a long way. Long progressed from the mere idea of just jumping they now screw with the fundamentals of physics; time and space. Closure – a contender in this years IGF – messes around with light in a way that completely obliterates my conception of space. That is to say it’s hard. The basic premise is that what you can see exists, what you can’t doesn’t. And this is in a literal sense, none of this philosophical nonsense and questions of perception here. Can’t see the floor? You fall through it. Can’t see a wall? You…

What have I become?

I’ve got a hat. It gives me +5 in sneak and +1 to my perception. My glasses don’t do anything in particular except help reassure that I’m clever. My recon armor also gives me +5 sneak but doesn’t really ‘go’ with the rest of my outfit. I look stupid. I hate that. Society sees me as an Evil ‘urban invader’. I suppose thats more accepted than my previous vocation – a very evil ‘Wasteland pirate’ but I don’t like being branded as a ‘invader’…pirates are much more fun. Maybe I didn’t focus enough on being a pirate. Not once did…