All posts by Jonathan Kaharl

Freelance games and anime writer, lover of indie games and old point and clicks. Bi, male, will go on forever about existentialism if given the chance.

Mass Effect 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Mass Effect

Mass Effect 3 was a milestone, but not for the reasons Bioware may have wanted. This was the game that

Mass Effect 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Mass Effect

Mass Effect was a game changer, but not the game that set the world on fire. No, that honor goes

Mass Effect

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Mass Effect

Bioware’s first decade of life was one defined by the RPG. Baldur’s Gate and Neverwinter Nights made them darlings among

Into The Breach

Six years after the mega hit FTL, Subset Games finally released a new game, and what a game it was.

A.D. 2044

In October 2017, GoG gave out two games free from a Polish developer and publisher named L.K. Avalon. The first

-kyōfu no sekai- WORLD OF HORROR

Junji Ito might be one of the most original and memorable creators in the world of horror today. Working since

Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy

Before creating the Syberia franchise, Benoît Sokal cut his teeth in the world of game development with Amerzone. Based on

Deponia

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Deponia

For a long time, the German studio Daedalic Entertainment didn’t really have a signature title it could hang its hat

Chaos on Deponia

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Deponia

Where the first Deponia felt like a bloated, messy execution to a simple story, Chaos on Deponia feels like a

Deponia Doomsday

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Deponia

Deponia Doomsday was described as a “paralellic” by the developers. Basically, the game is meant to be sort of parallel

Goodbye Deponia

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Deponia

2013’s Goodbye Deponia is as the title suggests. It was meant to be the final game in the series, paying

Shadowrun: Dragonfall

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Shadowrun

After releasing Shadowrun Returns, Harebrained Schemes started making a new campaign as DLC called Dragonfall, but the project ended up

Shadowrun: Hong Kong

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Shadowrun

Shadowrun: Hong Kong ended up being kickstarted like Returns was and managed to get every single stretch goal, resulting in

New Beginning, A

While Daedalic’s work in comedy games like Edna & Harvey and the Deponia series are their studio defining signature, they

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series The Old Republic

Before Bioware was the juggernaut it is today, it was a small studio that found a talent for creating RPG