Demetrios Review

DemetriosWhen it comes to video games sometimes you want to have a serious experience that delves deep into thoughtful narratives and sometimes you just want to turn your brain off for a few hours and have fun in some comedy styling or another. In the case of Demetrios, Fabrice Breton on first glance seems to appeal to the lowest common denominator. And, honestly, that’s not necessarily a bad thing. The game is still worth playing even if you don’t like fart and poop jokes. You can read an interview that I did with Fabrice during the Kickstarter or my preview piece that I wrote up for Cliqist if you want to get an idea of where I’m going. Go ahead, I can wait here. Take your time.

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Currently Kickstarting: StarFlint the Blackhole Prophecy

photo-originalWhat would happen if you put a bunch of stuff such as Firefly, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Cowboy Bebop, a LucasArts game and another by Telltale in a blender? Well, if we’re speaking literally you’d probably end up making a mess and having one of those videos where people put stuff in blenders, but we’re being figurative right now and possibly the end result might be something like this game.

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Currently Kickstarting: ChuSingura46+1

ChuSingura46+1

Sometimes, parodies of popular stories or famous historic events take a decidedly high-brow and intelligent twist, adding smart  commentary on society and its failings. And then sometimes parodies choose to take these important events and ask the highly important question of what would happen if every character or participant were a moe girl. ChuSingura46+1 falls into the latter.

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