I’d love to deliver up a charming little indie number this week, but my internet is down and I’m writing this from my phone.
Since I’m stuck in the dark ages, I might as well take my pick from there. Bad Dudes comes to the Switch.
By Liam B.
For a young man addled by undiagnosed ADHD and OCD, it's hardly a surprise the role that video games played for me. They were an accessible source of adrenaline that stimulated and focused a wild mind.
As I grew older, the OCD caused long periods of severe paranoia and obsession about everything from disease to home invasions to super volcanoes.
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There are lots of interesting things out this week. This Child Of Mine is a free-to-play stealth-platform puzzler in which you play a scientist trying to protect herself and her newborn during an alien invasion.
This week I received a review copy of a game that I wouldn’t have even glanced twice at, but I don’t feel comfortable giving it my game of the week nod because a) I’ve already played it, and thus cannot be looking forward to playing it; b) I’ve got a review of it slated to run on Thursday already; and c) I just want to keep you in suspense.
Instead, I’ll play to type, and pick a little oddball tha