• Kena: Bridge of Spirits hands-on premiere: As good as “Legend of Pikmin” sounds

    9 days ago - By Ars Technica

    These cute blobs are known as the "Rot," and when you're not running around kicking tree-monster butt, you can sit and even meditate with your spooky-cute companions. [credit:
    Ember Labs ]
    Until I played Kena: Bridge of Spirits this week, I wondered why I would carve time out of my gaming schedule to play yet another third-person adventure game. Sure, the game looked cute, but who the heck is this new studio, Ember Lab? And why should I assume this upstart has anything to add to a crowded genre beyond a stylish mystical-forest aesthetic?
    One Parsec demo session later, my tune changed...
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