Trine – A Video Game that Serves Puzzles with a Heaping Side of Action and Plot

Trine

The video game ‘Trine’ was developed by Frozenbyte and is a puzzle video game that is set up on a side-scrolling action platform. The world of Trine is set up with a medieval theme in a fantasy world with a lot of magic and fighting. In Trine, players can take control of and switch between three different characters in the game. These characters are a wizard, a thief and, a knight. Continue reading “Trine – A Video Game that Serves Puzzles with a Heaping Side of Action and Plot” »

Mirror’s Edge – The Edge of Adrenalin

Mirror’s Edge

Mirror’s Edge is an action adventure video game with stunning visuals that received massively positive reception on its initial release. This is a single player, “role playing” video game that is played from a first person perspective. However, this game is unique in that camera angles are paramount in the game due to its first person perspective. The player has a more realistic first person experience with the player character than in any other game before with the same perspective. As the game progresses, the hands, legs and torso often come into view depending on the moves that are employed. The camera view also gets as disturbed as a person’s viewpoint would in a normal circumstance when one runs or spins or rolls or leaps. Continue reading “Mirror’s Edge – The Edge of Adrenalin” »

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots – A Game with Stealth Mode in Overdrive

Metal Gear Solid 4

Developed by Kojima Productions, ‘Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots’ is a video game that practically screams the action and adventure, and has “stealth” as the main mode of focus in the games conceptualisation. It was a probably a good idea though, for the game and its gameplay received massively positive reviews on its release and is still going strong.

‘Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots’ is the 6th instalment of the Metal Gear gaming series and is set 5 years after the events in the precursor video game, ‘Metal Gear Solid 2’ (Full name of the game: Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty). Metal Gear Solid 4 follows the events of the previous instalments, and brings the stories of the both the Patriots as well as the “Solid Snake” to a conclusion. Continue reading “Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots – A Game with Stealth Mode in Overdrive” »