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Have You Heard of AMY?

This is an old news item originally posted at Digital Hippos, now included here for the purposes of portfolio building. AMY has since been released and seemingly disappointed everyone. Too bad.

I opened my inbox this morning to find some screenshots for AMY, a new survival-horror game coming to PSN in June. Why am I reporting this? Why should you care? Fans of niche survival-horror titles that revel in creating fear through disempowering the player might want to read on…. Continue reading


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Preview: Kitsu Saga

This is a preview that I wrote in June 2011 for the free-to-play MMO Kitsu Saga as a writing sample for a job I didn’t get. Nevertheless, I like it, so I’m posting it.

It was announced in July by Kitsu Saga creators Aeria Games that they were shutting down operations of the game. Even though I never made good on my promise to check out Kitsu Saga more thoroughly, I had planned to get to it eventually. Of course since the shut-down happened one short month after I discovered the game, it probably wouldn’t have mattered. Regardless, Kitsu Saga, unremarkable as it was, had some solid ideas behind it and I’m bummed that I’ll never get to investigate those concepts more thoroughly. Oh well. Continue reading

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