I was about to mention Cloudy Mountain, then I saw your post. Man, it was terrifying at the time. Treasure of Tarmin was pretty great, too, and one of my favorite games on the system.
This was my thought for “first horror game”. When you expose a giant cobra, after hearing it hiss and rustle for a few minutes first, and it charges at you, that is horror. Resident Evil “dog through the window” was passe for me because of those fucking cobras.
So we went back to having what we had in the 50s.
That entire first season is comedic gold. The later ones have their moments, but S1 was so consistent.
I guess common sense doesn’t “trend” anymore...
As someone who played on a WoW PvP server I totally get it. It sucked when you just wanted to level your character and some level 60 rogue comes in and decides he’s going to make your life miserable. But I also used to go into enemy towns and hang out on rooftops and mind control guards to kill low levels. I’m kind of… Read more
That’s a dangerous opinion to express out loud because people will howl over it, but from where I’m sitting, I’m old enough to remember when nobody knew or cared about the private lives of the people who created their media, and media criticism was purely about the work and not a moral referendum on whether the… Read more
I pretty much always start with Athena’s boon to increase the chance I get the dash deflect boon early on since that is a game changer imo.