Bluebeard’s Bride is an extremely unusual tabletop roleplaying game in many ways. It recreates the fable of Bluebeard, a wealthy nobleman who marries women and then kills them. All 3-5 of the players work together and against each other to play a single character, the Bride.
Rebecca Farrow and Anne Camlin, the magical duo behind Rock Candy Games and Seventh Circle, chatted with us about art, magic, and their ongoing Kickstarter for their first visual novel.
Jack Cayless’ Runtime Construct Doting is no mere anything; part titillation, part excellent worldbuilding, part exactly what it says on the tin, it’s a deliberately made and well-constructed visual novel.
Yono and the Celestial Elephants is a charming children’s game that asks you to bonk things with your noggin and carry around small animals while considering the philosophical implications of revolt and inequity. It somehow works.
Sidequest’s Games of the Year, discussed not by us, but by the various people who loathed them.