Something you really don’t want to happen on a Friday night is a power-cut. Having the lights go out halfway through dinner, then having to entertain a 13-year old who’s … Continue Reading <em>The Mysterious Museum</em>: finding the Exit
This Friday is National Puzzle Day: an event established to celebrate puzzles and encourage everyone to participate in more of them. Not only are they enjoyable, but they can also … Continue Reading A puzzling situation
I’m always surprised when I remember the classic point-and-clicks I played as a kid growing up in the 1990s. The fact I managed to complete what are now considered ‘difficult’ … Continue Reading Do walkthroughs make you a bad gamer?
Call of the Sea has been on my wishlist since I first saw its trailer a few months ago. It stood out back then due to its lovely visuals and … Continue Reading <em>Call of the Sea</em>: puzzles in paradise
I’m so used to being on my laptop nowadays that picking up a pen feels weird. Although I haven’t forgotten to use one yet, writing anything by hand is unfamiliar … Continue Reading Dear diary: journals in video games
The schedule for our 50-day challenge for GameBlast20 made use of a theme for each day of the week. For example, Indie Mondays gave us as chance to play some … Continue Reading <em>Herdy Gerdy</em>: my little gaming secret