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Stray improves adventure games by turning you into a cat

Stray improves adventure games by turning you into a cat

Stray has a lot of things in common with other adventure games. You have to solve puzzles, navigate a dense urban environment, and utilize stealth to avoid powerful enemies. There are characters to befriend and things to collect. But there’s one key difference between Stray and its contemporaries: you play as a cat. That may …

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Stray Won’t Show You The Cat’s Butthole (Probably)

Stray Won’t Show You The Cat’s Butthole (Probably)

Image: Annapurna / Kotaku If there’s a cat in your house, how does it typically walk around? With its tail pointed straight up, probably—y’know, like any normal cat. But the feline protagonist of Stray is a bit more modest: He primarily keeps his tail down, at least based on gameplay footage viewed during a hands-off …

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Stray wants to show there's no such thing as curiosity killed the cat

Stray wants to show there’s no such thing as curiosity killed the cat

When I look outside my window, I often see our two cats scrabbling up our back wall as they hop over the fence to visit the neighbour’s garden. Up and down they go, covering distances seemingly impossible for their tiny, wiry frames, yet without coming to any harm whatsoever. It’s an instinct the team at …

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