Hope you're ready to hold hands as we discuss Ico, a supremely influential game from Japan Studio and Team Ico. Its influences spread wide throughout the industry, as its minimalist storytelling, cinematic approach, animation and sound design can still be felt throughout your favorite modern games. But how does it hold up today? Joining me to discuss is Josh Covel from the wonderful Still Loading podcast. You can find everything Still Loading by following this link!
Intro/Personal Histories/Opening Thoughts 1:40
Story Setup/Storytelling/Presentation/Gameplay Intro 21:44
SPOILER WALL 1:25:25
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