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Thryn is a multimedia designer who loves unique artwork, strong narrative and teamwork. Also huge quantities of fancy tea. Find her on twitter @Thairyn

Viridi Review

Viridi Review

There are things in my life that probably don’t get me invited to parties - it’s fair to say my love of gardening is one of them….

Kickstarter: Three Monkeys Part I

Kickstarter: Three Monkeys Part I

How do you save the world when it’s plunged into darkness, the very sun ripped straight out of the sky? What hope can you have…

Elegy For A Dead World Review

Elegy For A Dead World Review

Your mission remains the same: survey these worlds and write the only accounts of them that outsiders will ever know. There probably isn’t a better…

The Long Dark Early Access Review

The Long Dark Early Access Review

The Long Dark is a first person survival simulation set in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster (I’m not exactly sure what that is either),…

Eidolon Review

Eidolon Review

Post-human survival games are frequently frantic, desperate struggles against the surprising number of still existing humans. They tend to be full of ruin and madness…

Make it Indie! Review

Make it Indie! Review

I have to admit, I’ve spent many a sleepless night pouring over code, mildly hallucinating, and finding any number of weird tasks to avoid work. None of…

Making Noise: women in games

Making Noise: women in games

If you’ve been even vaguely invested in the gaming community over the last several years, you may have noticed an increasing number of conversations taking…

League of Legends and Community in the UK

League of Legends and Community in the UK

Heads up, homeguards! This very weekend, the UK will be holding one of its most exciting and unexpected esports events to date. League of Legends is bringing its Championship Series to Wembley Arena, for the first and hopefully not last time.

The Moon Sliver Review

The Moon Sliver Review

The Moon Sliver is an exploration/horror game rooted firmly in isolation and heavily emphasizes the importance of narrative. It’s a short evocative tale that only solidifies my opinion of the worst horrors being the ones you don’t understand at all – and the ones you deal with alone.

Early Look @ MyDream

Early Look @ MyDream

MyDream is an upcoming voxel exploration and creation sandbox, incorporating elements of RPGs, and aims to encourage players to create worlds and tasks for each other. It successfully reached its Kickstarter funding goals last month, and is currently in a private beta for PC users, with a mac release under development.