20°
Submitted by plainviewisfinished 911d ago | review

Antichamber Review: Abstract Terror - Error! Not Found

"A great puzzle game doesn’t stump you. It destroys you. It was around Christmas of 2007 that I first discovered Portal, one of the best puzzle games ever made, and the game I generally view as the reason I write about this medium today. For me, it defined what a piece of interactive entertainment could and should be, as well as strengthened the fragile bond between gameplay and narrative. I wish to tread lightly, because I’m sure many will compare Alexander Bruce’s non-Euclidean mindfuck Antichamber to Valve’s surprise hit, and that’s not exactly fair. I bring up Portal not because of thematic similarity, but because I recognize that both games do one extremely specific thing extremely well. Atmosphere. They destroy you." (Antichamber, PC) 5/5

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Guild Wars 2 Making Drastic Changes to Fractals With Heart of Thorns Release

1h ago - ArenaNet will be making some drastic changes to Fractals of the Mists with the release of Guild W... | PC
40°

I Appreciate the Arkham Knight's Origin (Spoiler Alert)

1h ago - When Liam first heard the premise of Rocksteady’s then-highly anticipated supposed finale in the... | PS4
Ad

VII Things That Final Fantasy VII Cannot Lose!

Now - We’re going to see a lot of changes before the upcoming FFVII - Remake sees the light of day and we should be okay with that. But here is our list... | Promoted post
40°

Final Fantasy Explorers Out January 29th 2016 in Australia

1h ago - Final Fantasy Explorers will be available on January 29th, 2016 in Australia for the Nintendo 3DS. | 3DS
40°

Relic Hunters Zero Targets August Steam Launch

1h ago - Here’s some pretty sweet news for folks who would rather not spend money on Steam at the moment.... | PC
40°

10 Dead Franchises We Hope Rise From The Grave

1h ago - From G4/SyfyGames: Video game franchises are like comic book characters, vampires, and Madonna: t... | Culture