“You come from a world that’s been gone for 50 years…”
Hideo Kojima’s Snatcher isn’t quite 50 years old, but James, Sean, Karl and special guest Brad Gallaway (GameCritics.com) take a trip back to 1988 to visit the far-flung future of 2047, and the cyberpunk dystopia Konami’s update to the text adventure genre.*
Music used in this issue:
1: One Night in Neo Kobe City by Konami Kukeiha Club
2: Theme of Snatcher 2 by Konami Kukeiha Club
Cane and Rinse 142 was edited by Sean O’Brien
*Apologies for the rough sounding audio quality this week folks.
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In this Quick Rinse, Darren Gargette plays the first half an hour of Hideo Kojima’s cyberpunk graphic adventure Snatcher (Sega/Mega CD version, emulated on PC) for the first time ever. Does he enjoy it? Find out…