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My kitchen is my sanctuary..
7th Place, La Petite Mort - ECTOCOMP 2019
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This Twine game has an interesting accretive feature: you build a blog post paragraph by paragraph by making different selections (such as for the name, etc.).
It's all fairly mild stuff, but the fact this game has content warnings should let you know it can't last forever.
Presentation is nice and smooth. Good for a quick bite.
An excellent short game. Great atmosphere, setting the table with the wicker-and-smiles live laugh love mindfulness and health and family cooking blog aesthetic.
(Spoiler - click to show)The game did a great job of annoying me while keeping me going, well it CAN'T JUST be that, can it? so the twist was quite satisfying. Seeing a fresh human heart as one of the ingredients pop out between the other spices was delightful. The gruesome murder scene still filled with cheerful, on-tone nudges to the reader was perfect.
Mindful is a very short game that is difficult to review without creating spoilers for the story.
I played it without any context other than knowing that the author who wrote it also wrote one of my favorite 2018 games Animalia. Suffice to say I was ill-prepared and I'm very glad I was because I feel like I had the emotional experience the author intended for the piece.
So, don't read too much about Mindful before you begin. Just experience it as it is and enjoy the ride.
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