Mike Bithell

The John Wick Game Looks Great

The John Wick Game Looks Great

John Wick is already a perfect video game protagonist – beard, shoots a lot of shit, cool as fuck – so it’s only appropriate that he’s getting a spin-off title from the maker of Thomas Was Alone and Subsurface Circular.

Clever New Text Game Asks Whether You’ll Trust An Alien

Clever New Text Game Asks Whether You’ll Trust An Alien

In Quarantine Circular, a plague is ravaging humanity, destroying cities and pushing our existence to the brink. As extinction looms, a mysterious creature from the stars appears, their motives unclear. It’s up to you to navigate the situation and hopefully save humanity.

Volume: The Kotaku Review

Volume: The Kotaku Review

Thomas Was Alone, Mike Bithell’s charming 2010 platformer about the inner lives of hopping geometric shapes, was an experiment in the power of storytelling to triumph over abstraction. Volume, Bithell’s new game, is also a successful experiment in abstraction, although the narrative is realistic, or realistic science fiction. This time,…