Take the role as chieftain and lead a modest Viking clan into the runestones of history. Expeditions: Viking is a half-RPG, half-strategy game crafted by Logic Artists, the same studio that made Expeditions: Conquistador. It’s on Steam for $29.99.
Bendy and the Ink Machine
The first and second chapters of Bendy and the Ink Machine are out on Steam. The game has become quite popular thanks in part to Let’s Plays on YouTube. The first person action puzzler “begins in the far days past of animation and ends in a very dark future.” Chapter 1 is free to play, while the Chapter 2 DLC is $5.99.
Agatha Knife is a point-and-click adventure that tells the story of a girl conflicted between her love of animals and her love of eating meat. The 7-year-old female protagonist creates her own religion — Carnivorism — to ease the animals’ fears of death. Mango Protocol developed the game, which is on Steam for $11.99.
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