Posts Tagged ‘Computer Games’

Behind the scenes of Planescape: Torment

Via Gnome’s Lair, a great interview with Chris Avellone on Planescape: Torment. Lots of interesting tidbits here, although if you haven’t yet played through the game, there are some spoilers: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWEl0IQm670&fs=1&hl=en_US] Well worth reading in conjunction with this interview is Avellone’s original vision document for PS:T (massive spoiler warning this time). It’s interesting to compare […]

Exploring the wreckage of a more interesting age: when game backstories overshadow the actual game

Have you ever played a game whose backstory was more interesting than the game’s actual current setting and plot?