What ‘Until Dawn’ teaches about mental health, and why it is important.

WARNING: SPOILERS FOR UNTIL DAWN (2014). Until Dawn is a psychological horror game, with emphasis on the psychological part. This article will discuss what this game teaches its audience about mental health illnesses, and why this is important. Mental illness is shown primarily through the character of Josh Washington, the elder brother of twins HannahContinue reading “What ‘Until Dawn’ teaches about mental health, and why it is important.”

'This War of Mine' (2016)- Game Review

Sound: The sound in This War of Mine reflects the point of the game. It is gloomy, slow and reflects the ominous atmosphere. It doesn’t have cheery, upbeat music that people associate games with because the game is not cheery at all. This War of Mine is a game that resembles war in the wayContinue reading “'This War of Mine' (2016)- Game Review”

What Life Is Strange Teaches us about child grooming.

IMPORTANT: Spoilers for all episodes of the original Life Is Strange game.DISCLAIMER: These ‘kids’ are 17/18, so technically they are adults. However, I class it as child grooming as they are still students. Life Is Strange is a hard-hitting episodic game that came out in 2015. It contains five episodes that focus on protagonist MaxContinue reading “What Life Is Strange Teaches us about child grooming.”

Post Explanation

So I thought I would take this time to get everyone familiar with some types of blog posts that you can expect to come along within the next couple of months. These differ (in some cases, drastically) and I do not want to have to put an explanation of a type of post at theContinue reading “Post Explanation”