It is quite an achievement for anybody to get a grown male, like myself, to play with dolls. Even more impressive is the ability to make this time spent with the said dolls to be unashamedly enjoyable. This is no Barbie we are talking about, though. Double Fine’s Stacking invites you to a wonderful matchbox world that is inhabited by some personable Russian Matryoshka dolls.
Basing gameplay on the utilization of just one mechanic, as is the case here, is often a risky proposition. However, Double Fine proves that when given enough thought, even the most simple of things can contain many layers.