I honestly thought this week would be easy. Fallout 4. Boom. Done.
Then I went to vet the list and found a treasure trove of obscure weirdness. At least three games deserve my attention that are not made by Bethesda.
Lovely Weather We’re Having is an interesting little nugget about a man who locked himself out of his house.
Halo 5, AC: Syndicate, Life is Strange Complete, Hearts of Stone (Witcher 3), Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, Dreadhalls, Persona 4: Dancing All Night, Dragon Quest Heroes, Downwell, Our Knitting Games, Your Emails and More!
I know it's bad for me. I know it's expensive. I'm not addicted. I don't have a problem. I can stop anytime I want to.
I'm talking, of course, about pre-ordering video games.
In the course of my gaming career I've fallen into the pre-order trap maybe a dozen times. It's almost never gone well.