To both the editorial staff and to readers of Multiplayer.it Immortality is the August 2022 game, with all due respect to Marvel’s Spider-Man and the other contenders.
Although it is not usually a month full of news, and marks the height of summer, August 2022 brought with it many interesting games, making the traditional election for the most important game of the month very lively, which ended with a unique and indisputable result: Eternity is Game of the Month for August 2022 For both readers and editors of Multiplayer.it. On the other hand, even the game’s reviews speak for themselves, with many world newspapers identifying it as Sam Barlow’s new masterpiece, making it an event of a certain importance in this latest installment of the summer video game. In any case, there was no shortage of competition and the catalog of games released during the month once again showed a certain vitality in the market.
August has been a month full of new proposals, but also significant returns, including diversions, re-releases, sequences, and remakes, in general providing games aimed at a plurality of tastes. In the midst of all this, it was also Gamescom 2022, and thus it was definitely a period of news even beyond just a matter of market releases.
All this made the hot summer a very active period on the video game front and this was also reflected in the election of the game in August, which despite the single result still sparked a fairly close fight between the many rivals in the competition. So let’s see how it goes.
Editorial board selection
There was a somewhat noticeable head-to-head confrontation during the internal voting, but in the end the result was stark: Eternity clearly appeared as August 2022’s match of the month. Multiplayer.it . Editors. On the other hand, even our review of Immortality speaks clearly, highlighting all the uniqueness and depth of this particular video game experience.
Like Sam Barlow’s previous works, it’s an adventure based entirely on the need to investigate by viewing clips from live-action films, searching for clues and details to explore in order to form a complex puzzle of clues, traces, and items. Who can rebuild? The story of the mysterious disappearance of actress Marisa Marcel. It’s a weird and wonderful mechanism that is really worth trying.
The second place came at the end of a tight battle, decided by a few votes: we find Cult of the Lamb, which turned out to be one of the most interesting games of August 2022, as it also appeared in the close period at its exit. The special roguelike action with management elements from Massive Monster immediately grabbed everyone’s attention, and the initial testing stages added more hype to its waiting. Finally, the definitive version turned out to be true and this weird hybrid has proven itself as one of the summer’s best games, only surpassed by eternity.
The third place appears a bit surprising, but not so much to see the topic in question: it’s Shin-chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation, a game that manages to perfectly capture the spirit of summer and mix it with the melancholy notes of some classic Japanese spirits, resulting in a truly wonderful experience. .
Also vote by Readers Multiplayer.it It was disputed, such as the results vote. In the end, in this case too, Immortality turns out to be the game of August 2022, but not without sparking a heated rivalry between the various rivals, which only confirms this by a hair in the first place. There wasn’t much time to try it out, as it was practically released at the end of the month, so the vote was probably a mixture of curiosity, anticipation, and magic that came into the early hours of the game, with the game’s launch perhaps expanding the audience for this particular title, but the victory is definitely deserved. , as we could see. The confrontational runner is also evidenced by the fact that in second place we find a tie between two games, separated by only two percentage points from the first place.
In the second step of the platform we find both Cult of the Lamb and Marvel’s Spider-Man in the PC version: the first repeats the same score obtained in the editorial vote, and confirms itself as one of the most popular games of August 2022. The peculiarity of gameplay. The vehicle, which combines hacks and slashes with the management elements introduced by building a distorted, disturbing but also irresistible “kawaii” type of cult, was also a winner with readers.
On the other hand, it was difficult for Marvel’s Spider-Man not to also appear when it arrived on the PC platform, given the massive success already achieved on PlayStation.
Finally, in third place, another title that can not be underestimated at all arrived: Two Point Campus, the new strategy / management by Two Point Studio which has perfected its formula with this excellent title.
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