Articles, Gamechurch, Misc., Published

Tempted and Tried: Aragami

As I slink across roof tiles in a still city, I gaze below where steely guards patrol its streets. These Kaiho army grunts may harness light, but I command the darkness. On this single night, I’ve been called from the nether to save a princess in their grasp. I’m not sure who I am or what’s going on, but I thrive in the shadows. Given the tremendous power my character possessed, I can teleport to any shaded location and briefly…

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Published, Push Square, Reviews

Aragami – Review

Aragami is a sight for sore eyes if you’re a fan of the stealth genre. While we have incredible games integrating its conventions with Dishonored, Assassin’s Creed, and even Wolfenstein: The New Order, they treat stealth gameplay as an equal alternative to action rather than the only realistic option. Seasoned game series like Metal Gear Solid and Thief are primary examples of the latter, emphasising stealth to the point of making combat a major threat. Aragami falls in line with…

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