Transforming traditional folklore and stories faithfully isn’t an easy task. Though the writing team at SIE Santa Monico Studio make it look flawlessly smooth, and frustratingly easy. Usually when a work by another person is either rewritten or reworked, some sort of magic that the original had is lost along
I’m not about to write the words ‘the Dark Souls of dungeon crawlers’, when describing the critically acclaimed Darkest Dungeon. Mostly because it’s wrong, but also because it's as cliché as anything to describe something this way. Instead, I’m going to say that Darkest Dungeon’s stressful nature is actually good
2017 for the most part has been filled with some fantastic games, and horror has really taken genre-related strides this year. Friday the 13th, Dead by Daylight, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, Little Nightmares, PREY, and the recently released The Evil Within 2 are all contenders for the
Howard Philips Lovecraft is one of the few writers whose written works garnered critical acclaim after his death. Somewhat appropriately, his innumerable short stories about the folly of mankind’s lust for knowledge, and understanding even in the deepest of depths became popular only once he couldn’t see them truly succeed.