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HWM Singapore|May 2017

Torment: Tides of Numenera

Salehuddin Husin

Torment: Tides of Numenera is a game plucked straight out of the 90s and fused with modern mechanics. The backgrounds are in HD and characters are fully 3D, which look decent from both afar and up close. If you zoom in though, you’ll find neat little touches like cloth swaying in the wind or trees rustling.

Torment puts you in the shoes of the ‘Last Castoff’. Previously the body of an immortal being called the Changing God (who changes bodies whenever he tires of them), you gained your own consciousness when the Changing God left you for another host.

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