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My first experience with “Kingdom Hearts”, 20 years after its release: Does it stand the test of time without nostalgia in its midst? Can there be something of its own in a story that combines cameos from two big companies promoting themselves? Let’s explore to see if there is something of substance in an extremely popular universe that was born from the clash between two different universes to create something new.

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Are video games a waste of time? Yes, but that’s good. And no game exemplifies that better than “Flower, Sun & Rain”, installment of Suda51’s long-running “Kill The Past” saga that used the guise of a visual novel with math puzzles to reflect on the video game medium and its function in the most punkish way possible. Welcome to a paradise that you will never be able to leave.

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Henrique Lage

Henrique Lage

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Writing essays. Writing games. Writing essays about games. Narrative Design Teacher.