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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
In Splee & Glob, the player defends a bizarre monster-filled world against A.I.-driven robots through third person combat and clever tower-building. While introducing new challenges through non-linearity, the game avoids players being overwhelmed in online play. Thus, it is suitable for die-hard genre fans and at the same time provides a frustration-free experience for casual gamers.