If I had to describe Hob in a simple title it would be "Darksiders Jr." The title from Runic developers, whose prior games are the Torchlight series, were nervous about delivering a game that is so far from their comfort zone.
After all these years, and growing up with Windows 3.1, I have seen an entire evolution of computers and software. Touch screens and large resolutions were a pipe dream just 15 years ago. Now it's the norm. Going from a Packard Bell (yes, before HP) that couldn't run 3D Ultra Mini...
The Last Guardian's story follows a boy that is trying to escape from a setting resembling the ruins of a large expansive castle. The player controls the boy, who must care for and work with the large creature, Trico, using its animal instincts to solve puzzles.