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Aegis Wing is another utterly beautiful standout, and perhaps the most quietly, comfortably heartfelt of all the ones I played.
Sure, Anna Anthropy (yes, the one from Cara’s excellent interview) might be mostly ) dug into the back of BDSM culture, Anna’s experiences with hormones, travel, game development, education, distance, dependence, pleasure, and pain.
Yet while lifelike demos of faces that can really gaze at you provoke buzz and ardor, achieving the expressive, genuine sentiment of courtship, heartbreak, and sex within a medium that likes goal-oriented systems has been an elusive objective.
It challenges the creativity of game developers all over, and has been a good source of interesting indie games. The Pulse Pounding Heart Stopping Dating Sim Jam was a game jam that brought together aspiring game makers from all over to create dating sims.
And with over 80 games (and the list may still be growing), I'd say that for its first time, this jam was a success.
The end result is charmingly chilled out and even a little mundane. If you’ve ever spent any substantial amount of time on the Internet, you can probably hazard a guess as to what they do. Also, it’s the Citizen Kane of games.) Disclaimer: RPS contributor and hero of the truest justice Porpentine created UOAHBAO, but it’s too interesting of an idea to not include.
The big moment of conflict fizzles pretty quickly, but – in spite of all the tree demons and bunnyclopses – it makes the whole tale feel grounded. It’s messy and awkward and desperately in need of alcohol for a bit, but things have a way of working out eventually. Christine Love (of Digital: A Love Story, Analogue: A Hate Story, etc fame) worked her brand of textual magic on this one, and it’s… You’re a magical girl (think Sailor Moon, but more modern) processing the aftermath of a, er, battle by text messaging a friend. In short, it’s a multiplayer Twine game about beauty taking on many multi-tendriled, eyeball-ridden, gelatinous forms and communication across the cavernous boundaries of culture, sans spoken language. LOUD AND DUMB AND ABOUT DATING WHILE UNDER CONSTANT ONSLAUGHT FROM THE SKREELAK MENACE.