A Planescape: Torment Sort-of Sequel Gets Ringing Endorsement from the …

InXile's already got one follow-up to a beloved old-school RPG underway, in the form of Wasteland 2. And now they're getting ready to answer the dreams of fans everywhere by teasing a Kickstarter for Torment: Tides of Numenera, a game that's the spiritual successor to acclaimed 1999 role-playing experience Planescape: … » 3/04/13 9:40am 3/04/13 9:40am

The Guy Who Made Planescape: Torment Tells Us What A Spiritual…

Perhaps you remember Planescape: Torment, a wonderful role-playing game that set a new bar for video game narrative when it was released back in the late 90s. Even today, very few games weave stories as intricate and fascinating as Black Isle's masterpiece. » 8/20/12 11:00am 8/20/12 11:00am

Why I Talked About Chickens to a Room Full of Game Developers

A couple of weeks ago, I attended GDC Online in Austin. I was covering the event, but I was also there as a speaker, giving a microtalk as part of a six-critic panel on great game storytelling. Joining me were N'Gai Croal (Hit Detection), Leigh Alexander (Gamasutra), John Davidson (CBS Interactive/Gamespot), and Ben… » 10/24/11 8:00pm 10/24/11 8:00pm