Refunct Review: Painting A Picture

Real Talk By: KJ

Refunct is a platformer by Dominique Grieshofer.  It’s out on PC, Mac, and now Xbox One.  Gamers will be taken on a unique trip, one that is punishment free.  Your goal is to Bring life back to the world.  I found myself frequently pausing to see the completion percentage raise from 0-100.  Players add to the game by simply exploring.  Step on environments, watch as color is restored.  It all adds to your progression.  You’ll even hear a nice change-grabbing sound with each new step.  Continue reading “Refunct Review: Painting A Picture”

The Coin-Op Question: Should Quick Time Events Go Away?

Real Talk By: KJ

If they’re completely thrown out, then what is to become of titles like Heavy Rain, or Beyond: Two Souls? How about the great Telltale Walking Dead series?  I’m not sure if going back, my thoughts would change, but I distinctly remember Shenmue’s quick time events being rather enjoyable.  Continue reading “The Coin-Op Question: Should Quick Time Events Go Away?”