News items tagged with the witness

The Witness Review

The Witness Review

report this adFollowing on from the massive success of Braid, The Witness is an engrossing and hugely satisfying experience that should solidify Jonathan Blow as one o...

By Brad Jones on 21 October 2018
Braid Creator Spends Fortune On Next Game

Braid Creator Spends Fortune On Next Game

report this ad Independent game developer Jonathan Blow took a huge gamble when he created Braid; he poured $200,000 into the project, which would go on to make him a...

By John Jacques on 21 October 2018
Speed Runner Beats The Witness in 25 Minutes

Speed Runner Beats The Witness in 25 Minutes

A speed runner memorizes every puzzle in The Witness and destroys in the game in just over twenty-fi...

By Denny Connolly on 20 October 2018
The Witness Speedrunner Eats Food Setting World Record

The Witness Speedrunner Eats Food Setting World Record

report this adA world record speedrun of The Witness was recently completed on video, and the victor actually took a break mid-stream to go out and get a fish sandwich...

By John Jacques on 20 October 2018
News Roundup: October 2, 2011

News Roundup: October 2, 2011

report this ad FIFA 12 and X-Men: Destiny led the releases this week as we close out September and say hello to the incredibly busy fall season. Look for our reviews...

By Rob Keyes on 20 October 2018
The Witness

The Witness

Viewers were left with plenty of unanswered questions after Sony’s PlayStation Meeting on February 20th, and perhaps nothing prompted more question marks than the gameplay trailer for The Witness (a...

By Kevin Gibson on 20 October 2018
New Indie Games for 2015

New Indie Games for 2015

No Man’s Sky’s striking visuals are just one of many upcoming trends for new indie games. Photo from no-mans-sky.com The last year was a strange and experimental time for indie games. Thanks to Let’...

By Melissa Loomis on 20 October 2018
Jonathan Blow & Mark Rein Talk Xbox One

Jonathan Blow & Mark Rein Talk Xbox One

report this ad Last week’s reveal of the Xbox One led to some very mixed reactions from gamers and critics alike, and seemed to generate a lot more questions than it...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 20 October 2018
Video Game Piracy Can Hurt The Industry

Video Game Piracy Can Hurt The Industry

report this adWith The Witness suffering heavily with issues of video game piracy, we take a look at some of the damaging repercussions that widespread gaming piracy c...

By Rob Gordon on 20 October 2018
Top 10 Games of 2016 So Far

Top 10 Games of 2016 So Far

report this adIt’s only the midway point but 2016 is already looking to be a great year for gaming, filled with high profile successes, unexpected surprises, and a rea...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 October 2018
10 Most Difficult Video Games of All Time

10 Most Difficult Video Games of All Time

Most games today come with at least some type of tutorial to get players started or multiple difficulty modes for players who want to...

By Jason Gallagher on 24 July 2018
The Witness Guide: Desert Ruins Puzzles

The Witness Guide: Desert Ruins Puzzles

Now that The Witness has been labeled a success with over 100,000 copies sold, gamers are more likely to take notice. Thekla Inc’s ex...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 April 2017
Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

With Comic-Con 2013 coming to San Diego next week, it’s time to play catch-up on a few key news items from the last few weeks befor...

By Rob Keyes on 10 April 2017
The Witness is Being Pirated A Lot

The Witness is Being Pirated A Lot

Jonathan Blow, developer of The Witness, claims that the newly released and critically acclaimed first-person exploratory puzzle game...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2017
Game Rant's Top 10 Games of 2016

Game Rant's Top 10 Games of 2016

The Game Rant staff counts down its choices for the 10 best games of 2016, an especially hard task given how great the year was for gaming of all types.

By Anthony Taormina on 21 October 2016
Best Indie Games of 2016

Best Indie Games of 2016

Thousands of fresh, innovative indie games were brought out this year. Here’s Game Rant’s look at eight that raised the bar for game developers everywhere.

By F. O'Sullivan on 21 October 2016
Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

The full list of nominations for the GDC 2017 Choice Awards is announced, with Overwatch and Inside up for Game of the Year, as well as many other categories.

By Rob Gordon on 21 October 2016
The Witness Rated for Xbox One

The Witness Rated for Xbox One

Jonathan Blow’s The Witness is now rated by the ESRB for the Xbox One, despite console exclusivity having been previously announced for the PlayStation 4.

By Rory Young on 20 October 2015
The Witness Sells 100,000 Copies, Xbox One Port Coming?

The Witness Sells 100,000 Copies, Xbox One Port Coming?

Jonathan Blow announces that The Witness has already sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week, and it may be coming to the Xbox One in the near future.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 October 2015
The Witness Guide: Symmetry Laser Puzzles

The Witness Guide: Symmetry Laser Puzzles

Looking for help in The Witness? Follow this helpful guide to get a better understanding of the game’s mechanics and some solutions for the Symmetry Laser puzzles.

By Anthony Taormina on 20 October 2015