Brilliant, eccentric and extraordinarily charismatic, Sherlock Holmes is rightfully considered one of the greatest literary heroes of all times and peoples – it is not without reason that every new fictional detective sooner or later begins to be compared with the legendary occupant of 221 Baker Street.
But here’s the paradox: although the character has been with us for more than a hundred years, and even schoolchildren know his adventures by heart, the detective’s early life is still shrouded in a veil of secrecy. What events shaped the image of Holmes? Continue reading
In the past decade, a new genre has taken shape in the industry – a simulator of a working profession: a builder, a loader, a bus driver, a miner. Unlike all the familiar flight and car simulators, these games do not focus on competition or combat, do not try to surprise with realism or a high level of graphics – this is a rather specific entertainment, focused on showing the features of the profession and is great for those who want to try themselves in the role of, for example, a lumberjack, without getting up from a comfortable chair. Continue reading
We are not welcome here
The game immediately warns about the topics that will be raised in it. Here and racism, and xenophobia, and violence with forced labor. There is also cruelty to animals: all the characters here are representatives of the fauna. Wolves, pigs, rats – “all animals are equal,” as posters and neon signs say. Everyone except birds: they are considered carriers of all kinds of infection and seek to either destroy or “remake”. Although some other animals in this universe clearly do not belong to the top of the social pyramid. Continue reading