Cocoon is an enthralling video game that captivates with its unique environmental design, brain-busting puzzles, and enchanting ambiance.
It’s a special edition of Punished Notes, as we celebrate Volume 30! To honor the occasion, here are 30 notes for your reading pleasure.
Want to game, but just don’t have the time for a sprawling AAA experience? Here are 10 indie games you can beat in a weekend (or less).
Looking for a few more indie video games to play while enjoying the final weeks of summer? Look no further than these five gems.
Carrion is the latest game to tell a thrilling story not with words, but through sound, mechanics, and art. Here’s what makes it so enticing.
In this edition of Punished Chat, we discuss our 15 favorite games of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One console generation.
Last year, I decried the overuse of gaming terms like “metroidvania,” as often such words and phrases do little to actually describe the experience any game presents. While I understand why someone might lean on a certain vernacular when describing various works, the time has come for us to rethink how we talk about games in order to describe them in a more accurate manner. I’m not calling for the obliteration of such terms, either; I just believe we should know what we’re saying when utilizing these words.
Here are five particularly notable examples.