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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...
Have you ever wanted to be a presidential candidate? Me neither. President maybe, or dictator, but I can't even imagine going through the unpleasant process of actually running for office. Oddly enough, this is exactly what The Political Machine puts you through. It's the opposite of the god game - the desperate-process-to-become-a-god game.