• Wholesome Direct

    Wholesome Direct list of games

    Today was the very first Wholesome Direct by Wholesome Games! Wholesome Direct is a game showcase of, you guessed it, wholesome games. Growing up, I enjoyed playing games, mostly sim builder games, but as I grew up, online games became more popular and the reign of the FPS and MMO began. I wondered if this was the end of my game playing days because neither was something I was interested in. It was only in recent years that I got back into games because I found the vast world of indie games. It’s been amazing to find so many games I’ve been interested in, as well as awesome communities. I…

  • Neversong - Granny is sad because she can't breathe

    Neversong review

    Dark, sepia tones set the scene in Neversong and let us know we’re in for a grim adventure. Initially, Neversong started its life as a 15-minute flash game from 2010 and, after a successful Kickstarter campaign, was re-imagined into what it is today; a macabre tale of kidnap and lost parents in a nightmare world. My first thought when I started Neversong was how similar it looks to Pinstripe, which is no surprise given they are both Thomas Brush games. Neversong and Pinstripe share many similarities, especially in the art style, but also in their dark and creepy environments. If you enjoyed Pinstripe, you would probably enjoy Neversong too. Neversong…

  • Weaving Tides Kickstarter - Gameplay

    Weaving Tides – May Kickstarter Spotlight

    Weaving Tides introduces us to a vibrant world of marvellous moths and wonderful weaving. Tass is a lone human in a world of moths and her foster father Kilim, a weaver dragon. A dark force has descended on their village, and Tass and Kilim set out on an adventure to save it. Together they will weave their way through puzzles and wrap up their enemies in an interesting spin on combat. I used to be an avid cross-stitcher and love the weaving component of the game. The Weaving Tides Kickstarter launched today, and they have already reached 30% of their goal, so fingers crossed that they make it all the…