From a critic’s point of view, a game that I don’t like is much less vexing than a game that simply doesn’t inspire me one way or the other. Dyad is the latter. It’s a gorgeous game that has clearly been built with great care. The visuals and the sound design are both meticulous and lush, worthy of praise. Yet it never lit up my brain or my heart the way that plenty of much shabbier games have done.
Also in this episode, our cereal-bar march of misery continues with Cinnamon Toast Crunch bars. Plus, the less famous of the Gameological cats makes his first appearance.