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10-23-2017

High Hell

PAX started off on the right foot this year. Traditionally a show where we focus on cool-seeming indie games, the Devolver-published High Hell is the epitome of that weirdness we try to find. "YEAH, KICK THE COKE!" is something a developer shouted at me. I honestly think it helped me break my hangover just a little bit.

High Hell is the newly-announced follow-up from the Heavy Bullets creator and music man Adam "Doseone" Drucker. Bullets are about the only connection, though. This one isn't randomly generated and it isn't permadeath. Instead, it's a controlled narrative about corporate sabotage through punk rock means. Think burning stacks of cash rather than pocketing them.

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