The Reader’s Choice Game of the Year event is back and better than ever!
I never bothered to look it up or found out or anything, but why do you think they selected “EarthBound” to be the English, western name for the game?
“The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone.”
-William Butler Yeats
“The real driving simulator”
This episode we dive headfirst into the horrors of a cult classic: Shadow Hearts, discussing how to win a game of hangman, the definition of cult classic, our take on Lovecraft’s works and Lovecraftian themes present in Shadow Hearts, purple prose and classic literature, anti-anthropocentrism and cosmic horror, the technical word for fear of dolls (never use it, please)…
Hark, now hear the sailors cry / Smell the sea and feel the sky / Let your soul and spirit fly into the mystic
-Van Morrison, Into The Mystic
I would be astounded if Eagle Island doesn’t earn a wealth of indie dev awards in the year following its release.