ashparrish
Ash Parrish
ashparrish
Kotaku Staff Writer and Hornt Correspondent - Fanfiction Novelist - Unapologetically Black - Diversity Gelatinous Cube
Apr 9
1

The action button will make Abe open any hidden hatch doors or things like that. There will also be occasions where a wall you think is solid actually has a small hidden gap at he bottom he can roll through to reveal hidden areas

Apr 9
2

original oddworld is tricky like that. at least with abe’s exoddus, you had a visual indicator on screen like ‘there is a secret here find it.’ In Abe’s Oddysee/New N Tasty it was a function of ‘search behind anything that obscures your vision because there is a high chance it hides a secret trapped door’ bingo bango Read more

Apr 9
5

I wish there was a away to turn off follower dialogue because it gets reallll annoying ‘c’mon why are we always stopping?’ Read more

Apr 7
12

I hear the team’s working on 4k graphics in a forthcoming patch

Apr 6
19

That’s absolutely fair and I think at most times in history i’d agree with you. I think, however it’s unique that I’m coming to these stories in the time that i am when there is such a plethora of ‘black trauma as entertainment’. It’s that exacerbating factor that makes it harder for me to engage with stuff that Read more

Apr 6
10

So every set gets its own novella length story broken out into chunks on magic’s website.

Apr 6
8

To be clear: I only mean what’s going on in Return To Dominaria. I haven’t read the original Dominaria story but from what I think it is—battling phyrexians, teferi timeshifting zhalfir, karn, urza, the legacy etc—sounds dope. like my partner doesn’t give a shit about magic lore but he loves the stories of the Read more

Mar 29
4

I feel like i was still hooked even without having been through all the playthroughs of automata. the first fight against engels alone was enough to make me go ‘yeah this is special’. It’s fine that Replicant doesn’t have that. I guess I wasn’t expecting to have to plow through what is right now standard rpg fare to Read more

Mar 29
3

thanks to game pass a lot of people got automata without getting nier gestalt. With replicant your worst fears will come to life (I almost nearly fell into this trap) so brace yourself.

Mar 27
15

It’s actually a lot simpler than you might think. Black and brown communities, by virtue of cheaper cost and lack of access to stable internet connections, had far more exposure to console gaming than we did computer gaming. Read more

Mar 26
12

Asaik they are non binary but I've also seen the trans flag used as an umbrella before. 

Mar 23
5

Latter. I believe people who have the skin and want it can keep it but it can no longer be purchased. 

Mar 23
1

That would imply then that some Magic sets do not “happen” chronologically. But Strixhaven has the Kennrith twins from Eldraine which would then imply this particular set is later than that one which is firmly within the “is she good or is she not good” Liliana timeline. Read more