40°
Submitted by mcroberts 547d ago | review

The Cave Review - Midlife Gamer

Derek "digi" McRoberts says:"‘The Cave’ is the latest brainchild from adventure game guru Ron Gilbert, the mind behind the superlative Maniac Mansion, the Secret of Monkey Island and most recently the Deathspank series of games, and sees Ron team up again with Tim Schafer, his former Lucasarts Colleague, over at Double Fine Productions.

The Cave sets you with the challenge of navigating the titular subturranea with a selection of eclectic and unique characters. From the outset, you are introduced to your new surroundings through the narrator who has 95% of the spoken lines in this title, and is also the sentient presence of The Cave itself. None of the playable characters utter a word, excluding the grunts or groans as they exert themselves or expire, but this in itself is not a detraction and many video game characters have succeeded as silent protagonists." (PC, PS3, The Cave, Wii U, Xbox 360) 8/10

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
10°

Indie Stash Cast: Two Scoop Games Talks Game Jams, Mobile Development, & the Phonetics of Syrup

11m ago - Blane is joined by Danny as they talk to Alex and Eric of Two Scoop Games about everything from h... | PC
20°

Let's Play - The Last of Us: Remastered - First Four Hours

11m ago - Courtney and Erika from Middle Of Nowhere Gaming are back at it again with another Let's Play se... | PS4
20°

First 4 Figures Offering up Skies of Arcadia Vyse Figure

12m ago - Hardcore Gamer: To our knowledge, this marks the first SoA figure, well, ever. And boy is it a do... | GameCube
30°

Alphadia Genesis Possibly Coming to Wii U Sooner than Expected

12m ago - Hardcore Gamer: Initially, the release window was Winter 2014, but now it seems it might be comin... | Wii U
Ad

Start Making Games for the PS4

Now - Want to design the next generation of video games? Start learning game design today. Click for more info on how to get started. | Promoted post
20°

TOMY Pokémon Contest to be Held at Six Flags

13m ago - Hardcore Gamer: TOMY is holding a competition to see who has what it takes to be a Pokémon trainer. | Culture
Related content from friends