Soulstorm: ARG Rumblings of an Oddworld

Oddworld Inhabitants are the brains behind Abe and his odysseys. ย Certainly a legend of the PS1 era, his spirit has endured with the release ofย New ‘n’ Tastyย in 2014. ย After a long hiatus, this reboot of their first game was an exciting return for a company of great integrity. ย After all, their preceding outing wasย Stranger’s Wrath in 2005; a game which knocked them out financially. ย While it did cement their legacy critically, a few shady practices by Microsoft would leave the humble studio disenfranchised. ย This seems to make sense too, when you consider the philosophical thrust of their work.…   [continue reading]