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Investigating Gone Home

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Gone Home is a game I had no prior experience of, but after hearing much about it, was pleased to have the opportunity to play. My entry into the game made me wonder if this was a horror story in the making due to the atmospheric storm and flickering lights within a seemingly empty house.… Continue reading

Gone Home: Developer Interview

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I was delighted to be able to interview Karla Zimonja from Fullbright about the studio’s unique “story exploration video game”, Gone Home, which we looked at as part of the Games for Communication project. I begin by asking if the designers of the game had set out to communicate with the player: “I would say… Continue reading

Gone Home

Published on: Author: Matt 1 Comment

The Fullbright Company’s Gone Home was, perhaps, always going to divide opinion amongst our group of volunteers. Generally very well received – it currently boasts a Metacritic rating of 86 – Gone Home has irked some who feel it challenges their personal definition of what a video game is*. Our group certainly included a small… Continue reading