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Is Bastion this year's Limbo? - VideoGamer.com

VideoGamer.com writes: "On July 20, Supergiant Games kicks off Summer of Arcade 2011 with Bastion. Like Limbo, and Braid before it, Bastion is a twee indie offering with an artsy-fartsy aesthetic and some bold ideas in the gameplay department. If it's slipped under your radar thus far, now's a good time to start paying some serious attention.

Bastion's big hook, its equivalent of rewinding time or grisly death animations, is dynamic narration. A fair-haired youth wakes on a floating piece of rock suspended in a mysterious void. As he opens his eyes, takes his first steps and wanders off into the unknown, his story is told by a mysterious disembodied voice. This voice is deep and rich, a real treat for the ears, describing every action - the drawing of a sword, collecting of an item, defeating of an enemy - as if it were written in the pages of some ancient tome."

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Alos882719d ago

"Like Limbo, and Braid before it, Bastion is a twee indie offering with an artsy-fartsy aesthetic and some bold ideas in the gameplay department."
Is it just me or does it feel like someone else wrote that sentence? It completely clashes with what was said in the rest of the article.