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Have you played… Ding Dong XL?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time. I feel like sometimes I get lost in chasing the new, shiny, high-tech offerings in gaming. This world is larger than ever, you can see individual snowflakes on Sad-Dad’s face, what about this many frames. Every now and then it takes a game like Ding Dong XL, so pure in its gaminess, simple in its mechanics, to realise why you bother playing games in the first place. (more…)