Tag Archives: Online

Ezkapaz: The Cadavera Case

Online, Aug 2020

Rated 3 out of 5
When I played, Ezkapaz had only just started offering remote games, and were struggling with serious tech issues in their online interface. It’s tricky to judge how much to take problems like that into account in a review – I imagine they’ll find way… (more)

Agent Venture: B.A.D Side of the Moon

Online, Nov 2020

Rated 4 out of 5
Much like when a new model of iPhone comes out, the latest Agent Venture game is a little more refined than previous iterations but essentially the same product. If like me you were impressed by the originals, that’s entirely a good thing. This time … (more)

Esc The Game: Esc From Cell 126

Online, Sep 2020

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
Some games stand out for their puzzles, or for their story; what really impressed me about Cell 126 was just how slick its interface was. That seems like it should be only a minor point in a game’s favour – as long as its not actually undermining gam… (more)

Project Avatar: Stalker

Online, Oct 2020

Rated 4 out of 5
Stalker is not an escape game. I don’t know exactly what term best describes this experience; “live video game”, or perhaps “carnival of craziness”. If you played Project Avatar’s original game and thought that was wacky, well, you ain’t seen nothing… (more)

The Escape Game: Rogue Scientist 1990

Online, Nov 2020

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
The Escape Game have been one of the more prolific creators of play at home games this year; in addition to their avatar games, they’re now up to four digital online experiences. This one is not part of their Hahn narrative, but has a similar feel: y… (more)