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The Best Game Stories of 2012!

We reveal our picks for the best video game stories released in 2012. Spoiler free cast!


Musings of Mudora IX: The King and I

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So I’m pretty sure my top 3 games of 2012 are all going to be indie, downloadable games. I recently had the pleasure of playing one on the PSN called The Unfinished Swan. The game tells a fairy tale about a boy chasing a swan that has escaped from one of his late mother’s unfinished paintings. You start in a completely blank white space equipped only with a paint brush. As it happens, the world around you is there but you have to paint in order to reveal your surroundings. This concept alone was enough to convince me to give the game a try (14.99) and to my genuine pleasure the game had an interesting tale to present in combination with its unique gameplay.

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