CPBC #8 – The Undertale Episode (but good this time)

On this week's episode of the Cinnamon Post Brunch Club, the three friends gather around the fireplace to discuss Toby Fox's indie-darling Undertale. Finally, all of our episodes can alienate those who are avoiding Undertale spoilers, just like God intended. Games discussed: Undertale, and really nothing else? The CPBC Podcast is a weekly chat with … Continue reading CPBC #8 – The Undertale Episode (but good this time)

Two Birds with One Stone: Giant Sparrow and The Unfinished Swan Review

Where films have directors and books have authors, video games have developers - the people responsible for the creation of the game and all of its creative endeavors. However, in a way far more apparent than in film or literature, game developers can tend to lean hard into one of two poles: making art and … Continue reading Two Birds with One Stone: Giant Sparrow and The Unfinished Swan Review

Three Fourths Home is Four Fourths Emotional

I almost escaped Three Fourths Home without crying. I played through the main story and enjoyed it well enough and thought, “yeah, I think I got my money’s worth.” Then I played the epilogue. And then it destroyed me. Three Fourths Home is a simple game - the Walking Simulator of all walking simulators. You’re … Continue reading Three Fourths Home is Four Fourths Emotional

CPBC #3 – Walking Simulators

On episode three of the Cinnamon Post Brunch Club, the three friends discuss what really qualifies as a game, and accidentally discover their new favorite party activity. Games discussed: Gone Home, The Stanley Parable, Façade, The Witness, The Beginner's Guide, What Remains of Edith Finch, Pong, Oxenfree, Proteus, House Party, Distance, Portal 2 The CPBC … Continue reading CPBC #3 – Walking Simulators