A pleasant, samey slasher that may bore your digits while making your GPU sweat.
What is it? A mix of Destiny and Dark Souls
Expect to pay: $60/£50
Developer: Counterplay Games
Publisher: Gearbox Publishing
Reviewed on: RTX 3080, i9 10900k, 32GB RAM
Multiplayer? 1-3 players
Link: Official site
There’s something comforting in The Hell Year of 2020 about playing a videogame that’s unashamedly straightforward. During a time where we all need ‘chill out and forget the world is on fire’ forms of entertainment, Godfall is often the stress-free tonic my shredded nerves need. It might not be sophisticated, and it certainly lacks soul, yet I can get behind the sort of ‘brain-free’ fun this third-person brawler serves up. Well, sometimes.