New video: ‘Flower, Sun and Rain’ (2001)

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

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