Game Previews

Hands-on with This War of Mine – GamersInBeta.com

Hands-on with This War of Mine – GamersInBeta.com

As you walk the floor of PAX East, you will encounter many different types of people hyping their latest game. There are the over-the-top hype-men/women offering you shirts to play their game. There are those who don’t acknowledge you because maybe your badge doesn’t have the credentials on it that excites them. And then there are exhibitors who are eager for you to play their game and therefore take the time to explain, demonstrate and finally solicit your feedback to help shape the game. The latter is true of Pawel Miechowski; senior writer and exhibitor of This War of Mine.

Pawel and his team are very passionate about their game. Where they live in Poland, it is only about 6 hours away from some of the recent wars that have been going on in Eastern Europe. Earlier this year when Pawel’s colleague, Michal Drozdowski, was asked about what has inspired them to make This War of Mine, he had this to say, ““While designing a new game, we came across an article that described how one man survived in a besieged city. We learned about his hardships and the horror of that experience. We decided to work around this idea and make something real, something that moves people and make them think for a second. It’s about time that games, just like any other art form, start talking about important things.”

To read the rest of the This War of Mine preview, head on over to GamersInBeta.com.

Game Previews
@CapnMikeM

Boston native who has been gaming since the days of the Atari 2600. Preferred genres are shooters, action-adventure and RPGs. Platform of choice is: ALL OF THEM. His opinions can be bought and sold in exchange for a tasty burrito. You can catch Mike weekly on the GamersInBeta.com podcast.

More in Game Previews

Ratchet & Clank PS4 Buddies BagoGames

Ratchet & Clank is the Spitting Image of a Gem in the Making

Tim GruverAugust 28, 2015
1400391470190419372

Grandia 2 Anniversary Edition released on Steam and GOG

Matthew BaucumAugust 25, 2015
Star Wars Battlefront Darth Vader Endor BagoGames

Star Wars Battlefront’s ‘Supremacy Mode’ Promises Big, Frontline Action

Tim GruverAugust 13, 2015
Homefront The Revolution Cover Art BagoGames

Homefront: The Revolution’s Beta Will Be On Xbox One First

Tim GruverAugust 4, 2015
Quantum Break Cover Art BagoGames

Quantum Break’s Got Its Date and a Few More Stars

Tim GruverAugust 4, 2015
nhl-16-screen-03_1280.0

EA Sports Hockey League Beta Launches Soon

Andrew WalshJuly 23, 2015
flame

Go With the Flow – The Flame In The Flood Hands-On Preview

Corey AtwoodJuly 22, 2015
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster BagoGames

Resident Evil 0 HD Wants to Show You Just How HD it is

Tim GruverJuly 10, 2015
feature_rocketleague_pc_01_web

Rocket League – First Impressions

Dr.KendoJuly 9, 2015