Robert Rappoport

Rappoport Reviews: The Stanley Parable

Glory. That is what we aspire to, isn’t it? Status, achievement, the need to be needed. Isn’t that largely why we get up to these large screens day after day...

‘Luna’s Wandering Stars’ Makes Astrophysics Fun!

Who says that astrophysics has to be hard? Well, most people. But that didn’t stop Serenity Forge! Following the nerd community standard of taking something...

On The Case With ‘Hot Tin Roof: The Cat That Wore a Fedora’

  There’s a special place in narrative for the film noir. It’s a style which, despite its old fashioned tendencies, never seems to go out of style. When...

‘Shadowrun Returns’ Review: A Cyberpunk Dreamland

There’s a wonderful sense of agency when playing a tabletop RPG video game like Shadowrun Returns by Harebrained Schemes. In the true sense of an RPG, taking...

‘Saturn 9’ – Inside The Helmet Of Terror

Claustrophobia is a powerful tool. In an enclosed space there is no way to tell what may be behind you, creeping, or what lies beyond the next corner. Saturn 9 exploits...

Fran Bow Preview – A Creepy Little Adventure

Killmonday‘s creation, Fran Bow, is a point-and-click horror game which is, admittedly, very creepy. There will always be a niche market for indie horror games...

More Than Play – ‘The Cat Lady’ And Mental Illness

  There’s something terribly unique about video games as an artistic medium. Something which, until recently, has only been touched on either accidentally or...

The Last Door: Chapter 2, Terror Comes In 16 Bits

Earlier last week, The Last Door Chapter 2 was just released to a subscriber-only beta, and all I can say is that I cannot wait to play Game Kitchen‘s latest...

‘Void Destroyer’: Space Is Big And So Is This Game

Space, the final frontier, the deep black, the cosmos, that big black pudding in the sky. Whatever you choose to call it, space has and will continue to fascinate and...

‘Neocolonialism’ Perspective: I hate to be the bad guy here but… well, actually…

It would be prudent to begin this with a disclaimer: I do not play many strategy games. Not anymore anyway.I peaked with a longstanding reign of fear and terror in...