Games

How to steal from a giant spaceship

Heat Signature is fantastic at telling unauthored, emergent stories. Here's a cool video all about its procedural generation of characters: https://youtu.be/y-3xJ86zNaQ And here's a personal anecdote, generated entirely by a combination of the game, my actions and circumstance: (more…)

By Simon Jones, ago
Games

Gunpoint is brilliant

Time for my first post-Potential Gamer post about gaming. Weird. Gunpoint 2013-08-23 11-02-15-56 Upon completion of Tom Francis' Gunpoint a blog post is created based upon your activities in the game. You're invited to choose the precise wording by picking from some glib options and are then presented with your own, personalised Secret Blog. It's a quietly excellent finishing touch to a game full of underplayed excellence. (more…)

By Simon Jones, ago