Claws-On With… Among the Sleep (and revisting childhood trauma)

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Over the past few years there has been a wave of games funded through Kickstarter.com. One of the most recent titles to make it out of the crowd funding woods is a horror game called Among the Sleep from Krillbite Studio. Continue reading

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Catching Up With… Alan Wake (and the Media Monster)

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There are a few pet peeves of mine that have become more prevalent in gaming. As mentioned before, one is the imitation of TV and movies. Another would be the licensing of popular music. Lastly, incessant use of references to other media. Remedy Entertainment’s Alan Wake has all of these things, but this is one of those rare instances where it actually has synergy with some of the themes of the game. Continue reading