Places: The Deserts Of Journey

Much has been made of the simple yet engrossing gameplay of thatgamecompany’s marvelous Journey. From the mystery of the main character’s identity to the seamless connections between level concepts, Journey is a project that often defies classification and challenges assumptions about games. For me, one of the greatest achievements of Journey is its remarkable environments, which take the seemingly empty idea of a desert and transform it into a living, vibrant setting. Even as the ...