Bastion User Reviews

9.0

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I think it only fair to begin this review by talking about the story elements. The backstory itself is nice, as players start the adventure with no real knowledge of the setting and slowly learn about the calamity that befall the people of this land, the events that transpired before it and the exact role the titular Bastion plays in the game. The few living NPCs that aren't trying to claw your eyes out are nice, presenting backstories in the bits and pieces you learn about the story. There are some nice developments that end up resulting in a branched ending where you get to pick one of tw...

10

A crash course in game design

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Let's face it: The gaming industry is nearly catatonic at this point. Stagnation has reigned supreme as the landscape is dominated by Grey/Brown Chest High Wall Two Gun Limit Health Regenerating Modern War Shooter 4 and its copy cats, and Skyrim-like casualizations of the once holy RPG genre. Sports games eat up a nice portion of disposable that would never have entered the industry otherwise, but only contribute to the disgusting "If it makes money, milk it" mentality that blankets publishers' minds, while niches like survival horror need an incredible amount of word-of-mouth to even allow...

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