I’m pretty stoked for Tacoma, friends. Exploring games and literature to delve into other people’s memories, relationships and stories is my entire jam right now. This highly-anticipated release from Fullbright, the creators of critically-acclaimed Gone Home, is no exception.
Tacoma is one of those games I knew I should approach with a blackout.
I once read a critic that complained that Kevin Spacey was a leading man trapped in a character actor’s body. It struck me as being a very apt statement. Spacey has all kinds of acting chops, but he doesn't look like the sort of person who gets to be the protagonist very often.
Welcome to Orbital Decay, an episodic collaborative storytelling RPG made possible by our Patreon subscribers! Join Game Master Michael Zenke as he takes Sean Sands, Shawn Andrich, Karla Andrich and Rob Daviau into a mysterious sci-fi adventure where our heroes don't know who they are, where they are or why they've emerged from their damaged cryo pods in the first place.
Greg “DoubtingThomas396” Decker
Rolling Thunder is my favorite arcade game of all time. I played it in arcades, I played it on one of those weird, bootleg NES cartridges from Tengen. I even played it on the PSP, when it appeared in Namco Museum. Namco Museum is back, and coming to the Switch with Rolling Thunder, Rolling Thunder 2 and Splatterhouse.
It’s a full week with lots and lots of games that are probably worth your time. My pick, though, goes to Fortnite.
I know, I know. We’ve all probably had it up to here (note: your “here” may vary, depending upon the length of your arms and how far up to “here” you’ve had it) with the survival-builder genre.