This review contains spoilers

my biggest issue with psy2 is that raz completes his arc as a luke skywalker instead of as a team member. Raz start as a farmboy and becomes the one, the neo, the protag of the universe.
Which to a certain extend is fair as a narrative tool for him to resolute his issues with his family and worship of the psychonauts, but i wouldve loved a bigger emphasis on the rest of the kids, having them be a fuller part of the conclusion rather than useful assist trophies for the final boss.

raz saves the day by mentalising with the rest around him, but not enough that it sticks the landing completely, almost ties the bows up too neatly and too tight. At least the team tried their hardest here, and it flows and accels nicely overall, blooming with ambition.

My heart is still with this world and Raz. Go hug your inner child today; we all need to do that once in a while.
I still love this game a lot, but it is not without its faults, like everything else; imperfect-ly grounded.
weave yourself a sweater and drink a glass of water. Ask for help when you can.

This review contains spoilers

Big boss at the helm, step into his shoes and "free yourself", whatever that excuse is for you.

The development of any game shows up in the finished product; the ideas, culture, crunch, loglines, convos, etc.
but, hey, here's that aspect as-naked-as-possible on full display. Every tendency from previous installments appear through fog and confusion, bound by fiberwire and left to mutated on its own

self-immolating machismo and learned preception of penetration in every way. Fight clubs and "purity", float on the butterfly, sell yourself into hatred of "lazy", into ideas of animals founded false.
Mechnically sound and presentable, but a slog as well. At some point the feeling of phantom pain evaporates and im left dumbfounded by the husk. Even if its "the point", man, i dont got that patience for completion.

You can borrow the shoes, you can become a "hero", you can become forever war; ever hunger for ever hunger for ever hunger for ultimate death through worshipping blinding pain, fog and smoke dancing and floating thru the brain.

worship the paradise of a perfect death and become hollow.

The void stares back. Don't blink.

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revels in the reveal of it all, overstimulating into infinity, transcendental in reverse; this is a beginning but not an endpoint of life. This is a game capturing a moment in time, a LONG moment, but not one captured here in a way that ultimately imagines beyond itself in any optimistic way, point or not.
Its funny, rash, goofy, sad, crude, industrial metal music sparking with smoke. revel in the reveal of it all. FPS next-gen Titus Andronicus. Break-it-down.wad, piggy boy ! !
It has all been said before, but there's muscle and technique here that shows delibrate consideration and practice. But it is a piece, not the "puzzle" itself. A prepared piano slathered in mud. replayed while listening to fear factory.

your experiences and times are not uniquely resistant, they will be swallowed and compounded too. #s as sundials.
Into cores.

Scorsese gangster second act, "to the moon!", hunger, hunger, hunger, hunger, hunger, and so on and so on and so...

every in-game storefront pales in comparison; games, card games, dopamine, collecting etc. are not inherent human "evils" or whatever, but "Balatro" has reduced the lost-in-sauce into a black hole demi-glace, energydrink syrup speedrunning thru the soul into glutamatergic kidney stones. Maybe it's naive of me to say, but i feel like the devs are at least aware of whats being constructed here. At least im not overspending money on keys and tie-in hats on this one.
a turn-based diablo (II) itch; wipe off all of the clown make-up and left are bets on houses of cards inside houses of cards. Interlinked.

build a casino and declare it a fate of nature. one more. one more.



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serahtherabbit: it's really great to see people enjoying a game i worked so hard on
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2-måned(er)s abonnentGifter Leader 1chinn666: This is maybe the best stream
serahtherabbit: it's really great to see people enjoying a game i worked so hard on
:)
serahtherabbit: it's really great to see people enjoying a game i worked so hard on
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3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: do the homer shake : )
1-måned(er)s abonnentPaftdunk2: doh
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buiiki_kaeeeesu: Holmer delno rita
lilypixel: ashy as fuck
2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: gollum skincar e
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: Hand check gollum
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: one handed action
Prime GamingValtiel1493: hand check
starst0rm__: dog
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Kasofa:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: gollum SKINCARE
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: Hand check
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smelltheegg: Do the golumn shaker
vaugna16:
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lilypixel: CHOKING MY GOLLUM
buiiki_kaeeeesu: I'm BRAIDING my HAIR
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal:
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Prime Gamingsoda_boii:
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3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_:
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3-måned(er)s abonnentEstherKitsoone:
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1-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gamingbatts117:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: GOLLUM BLAST
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HeyGuys
Svarer på @buiiki_kaeeeesu: I'm BRAIDING my HAIR

Kasofa: is that what they're calling it these days
1-måned(er)s abonnentPaftdunk2: he looks vaguely like a chimp or monkey of some kind
1-måned(er)s abonnentnagikom:
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starst0rm__: gollum
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus:
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bluebop9:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: Gollum looks like an e boy
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: He really does look like a skylander game 1 model
buiiki_kaeeeesu: I'M NOT ATTRACTED TO HIM LIKE YOU ARE
starst0rm__: fgggggdgdfgafgdsfrofkopdsdkgsdlfç,dçglskfa´xjzvosidjgkflsdg~kfm~vxc
2-måned(er)s abonnentmacemoth:
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3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: LOUD
yurioxetine: my hands are gay sorry
SomethingCleverAndFunny:
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getting hand checked by gollum is not what i expected
1-måned(er)s abonnentPrime GamingTossedSaladScrambledEggs:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentGifter Leader 1chinn666: Earblasingly loud
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: stop playing ed sheeran
buiiki_kaeeeesu: Nah they all look like him
smelltheegg: Gollum is an E-creature
2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: gollum would wear a hoodie
1-måned(er)s abonnentPaftdunk2: feel good
lilypixel: gollum is turkish
5-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gamingg0bsmac: he's gotta catch that Heracross
buiiki_kaeeeesu: Put a tik tok filter on him
2-måned(er)s abonnentGifter Leader 1chinn666: He for sure goons
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus: gollum looks like leafy is here
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: He does look like a who took my juul mother fucker
2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: No like he has eboy makeup
Midoski: bro we got the stealth grass
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus: he looks like pete davidson
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: forget birds
2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: forget birds
1-måned(er)s abonnentProdgerMMath:
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3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: Golokgame
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: gollum wonderworld
3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: HE DOES LOOK LIKE PETE DAVIDSON
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: ASS SHOT
frondhoove_greenmane: panty shot panty shot
buiiki_kaeeeesu: This is so mean to golok
vaugna16: Gollum taint cam
Kasofa: ballum game
1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup: 👄👄👄
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus: this is the mgs remake
starst0rm__: joe gollum
1-måned(er)s abonnentSe uden lydtowermerrow: Xbox looking ass
lilypixel: this game is not christian
2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: do you WANT to see his nuts?
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: tos tos tos tos
2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: His back is arched
frondhoove_greenmane: feet AND ass? we eatin' good tonight chat
Kasofa: gollum is REAL and he is stalking wyatt at the gecs show
frondhoove_greenmane:
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1-måned(er)s abonnentPaftdunk2: the gex show
1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup: GAME OVER
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus:
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mystique_mode: this game's blazing success will lead us to tom bombadil ps5
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: You were spoted
1-måned(er)s abonnentSe uden lydtowermerrow:
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1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup:
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1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup: skill issue?
vaugna16:
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starst0rm__: YOU HIT RESTART LEVEL
frondhoove_greenmane: they accidentally pressed restart level
2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: I feel like gollum has too much hair on his head
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: SPEEDRUN RESET
3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: lfg
2-måned(er)s abonnentGifter Leader 1chinn666: Hype
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentlihanEAD: GOLLUMGAMESWEEP
1-måned(er)s abonnentSe uden lydtowermerrow: Gummun gamen
3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_:
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gunfister: Great mechanics, they thematically parallel the fact that this game should've never been seen
5-måned(er)s abonnentArtistlllllinus:
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risottostone1: wait what just happened
vaugna16: gollumgamegollumgame
2-måned(er)s abonnentgohsuto: Whoa this is like dark souls
1-måned(er)s abonnentPaftdunk2: SPREAD EAGE SCROSS THE BLOCK
3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: : )
buiiki_kaeeeesu: Is gollum game engineered to make you lose your perception of time
3-måned(er)s abonnentbluebunnygal: We get to see the fucked up fish models again
bluebop9: Gundum gamb
2-måned(er)s abonnentnnnn4le: gollumscape torment
1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup:
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2-måned(er)s abonnentnimmymoo:
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frondhoove_greenmane: I'm an admin
3-måned(er)s abonnentPrime Gaminggeno7_: holy fuck
gunfister: Lets goooo
1-måned(er)s abonnentRmuda_: HAHAHAHAHAHA
1-måned(er)s abonnentGlitchCon 2020SirShup: TOO FAST
frondhoove_greenmane: current record is 6 hours and 49 minutes to complete the tutorial
smelltheegg: No fucking way
gunfister: LETS GOOOO
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"no-fat sugar-cookie" EMPTY

2022

This review contains spoilers

Would've loved to be able to hear susan sontag's thoughts on Scorn, regarding lustmørd/Wikluh Sky, as well as in relation to an "erotics of art".

Incredible atmosphere and design, with a bit of need of guidance in the middle. Not a lot, but on certain occasions it could be better at design-navigation without being at the expense of the game's tone-poem, specifically around the big elevator act. Thankfully there's no map, and instead, the use of color in set-pieces here-n-there are great underused design fluoresces. I'm Allowed to just soak and wonder, and wander.

Gameplay keeps you anxious, always close to death. Staggering while trying to clunkily pick fights with flesh, dodging acid to keep the player on their toes. The puzzles adds purpose and invitation to explore, without reaching the difficulty of the more unwelcoming point-click titles from the 90's. Nothing really stands out as upcycled into becoming its distinctly own, with two slight exceptions being the deliberate intersection of the two artists; Giger's and Beksiński, and the final colorful mural, which art-pops like a science-illustration. Scorn Overall pays tribute without being cloying about it.

More Half-life, SOMA and dead space rather than directly Doom or Dusk, but more definitely a family member of Quake's aesthetic gumbo stylings. Though it needs to be underlined that it's more subtle than anything else where the game falls in the family.

There's a lot of beauty in this, had me on several occasions just.. stop. Stop and take everything in. Dark ambience pieces ruminating thru' it all. Some Lustmørd stuff / general dark ambient music is still ambience, and something that still has the capacity for comfort, despite intention and/or subject matter.
Giger's and Beksiński's works have been translated/adapted thru all mediums in various ways so far that, mainly on my own part, the familiarity is there.
So it's still creepy to me, but I would LOVE to watch someone else, who's got zero exposure to this style, play through the game.

solid narrative, not my cup-of-tea in certain aspects.
The solidified abstractions brought forward from the primordial soup of the game's inspiration, with fantastic starting points assembled from the concept artwork, comes together as a well-oiled machine.
I didn't expect any happy endings, but no catharsis for the end is a bold though traditionally edgy move, and fits into a general goal/thesis of the whole thing, comeuppance? Outer Gods too Out there? The Body in pain (Elaine Scarry + some Clive Barker in the mix maybe)? Beksiński without titles? Ruthless Reality of once own actions disregarded by the systems? Going BERSERK??? TRAPPED BY AN ECLIPSE?? CALIGARI? EYES MELTING?? THE LOATHSOME DUNGEATER? THA JOKER?? ROAD RUNNER CARTOONS????? THE DESERT OF THE REAL? SHE FRANCIS ON MY BACON CRUELLY TIL SHE SQUADS?!!? MAN PLANS, GOD LAUGHS??? THE NAME OF THE ROSE??? OVERTHINKING?? SLOP?? PENIS POOPNESS?! PUSSY!?!? CUMM?!!??

Really Happy that Ebb Software and the lead developers, through 9 years, have been able to stick the landing on the project. Being able to realize what, I imagine, has been an evolving vision with a solid core over a long time, brings me existential joy.

has a better soundtrack than 90% of games ever made

Love the atmosphere and level aesthetics, with the music being well implemented with its usage of swampy timbres.
in retrospect, I love that they redesigned Tiny into a Mike Tyson Orange Tiger fursona with an expertise in explosives.
Just A LOT of weird choices for a CB reboot.
The gameplay has a lot of underutilized mechanical kinetic variety, which makes the moment-to-moment pacing of the enemy encounters very repetitive and forcefully spectacular, instead of being hypnotically sluggish.

the most laid back low stakes feeling game ive played, teetering being boring. Completing the whole game took only like 1½ hours.
turning off the music turns it almost gus van sant meets CB1-like in its directing. no real rush ever, even when it comes to the boss-battles and behind-the-camera chases.

the OST got some small laid back gems, the "Lilo's House" themes and the earthbound-like "Guava River" being the highlights.
Well put together, like how early ambient music tend to fall into the background, but still has something interesting to offer once you pay attention to the sound font and compositing.

So for a Bandicoot "clone", it does what it sets out to do, without being frustrating in its level design, with the exceptions being a couple of the enemy types, bottomless pits, and converting the story into kind of nothing but excuses for scenarios to happened, which is fine overall.
It's obvious that narrative isn't the focus here, since it has no qualms in simply being tie-in media to the original film.

The PS1 platforming template by Naughty Dog is a fine foundation for an overall decent platforming experience, there's just a lot potential that a "Lilo & Stitch" game can offer, when comes to style & gameplay explorations.
Granted, It's commendable for keeping it simple, and not feeling the need to constantly try to grab the attention of the player in an annoying or cloying manner.