ImaJAN Media Network
MeltedJoystick Home
   Games  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

The Yawhg (2014) Game Information

Your Rating:
The Yawhg (2014)
  Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to game list 

Overall Rank:


Avg. Rating:


# of Ratings:


US Release Date:



PC (Steam)
Like Game:   










Related Game Lists

Games I Own: PC by Nelson Schneider Top PC (Steam) by Chris Kavan

Full Game Reviews

  Chris Kavan
Chris Kavan
Trophy Whore

08/26/2018 (2 of 2 found this helpful)

Choose Your Own Mad-Venture

Before Steam became a dumping ground for every half-assed mobile port, Chinese piece of garbage and asset-flipping cash-grabs, indie games were something to look forward to. That's right, people spent time, effort and hard work on these little gems and The Yawhg is a great example of what an indie game should be.

Presentation: The game looks great - very distinct in animation, the text and the music. While there is no voice acting, there was a lot of work put into the several different options you get for each choice - the descriptions are amusing, witty and, as far as I could tell, error-free. While it is not a traditional visual novel - there is a lot of reading, but it's never boring with vampires, magic beans, science experiments, ailments and much more to experience. The medieval...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
  Nelson Schneider
Nelson Schneider
Epic Reviewer

07/28/2018 (2 of 2 found this helpful)

Party Trick

“The Yawhg” is a 2013 game that only came to my attention through the magical algorithms of the Steam Store, which placed it in my Discovery Queue. It turns out that “The Yawhg” is something of an Indie darling, developed by a team of two people during one of those quick-coding showcase events, then later revealed in a more polished form at the 2014 Independent Games Festival, where it was nominated for multiple awards. What caught my attention about “The Yawhg,” though, was the fact that, much like Double-Fine’s “The Cave,” it is an Adventure game with a strong multi-player component. Desperately lacking in local-coop games for our weekly gatherings, I bought the discounted “The Yawhg” for a few bucks during the Summer Sale 2018, figuring we’d get an evening of en...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
For members wanting to use FB to login, click here
remember me

What Members Are Doing

Comments about...

New Game Reviews

Returnal game review by dbarry_22
I Am Setsuna game review by Nelson Schneider
Assassin's Creed Origins game review by Nelson Schneider
Stardew Valley game review by Chris Kavan
Boot Hill Heroes game review by Nelson Schneider
Undertale game review by Chris Kavan
Cyberpunk 2077 game review by Chris Kavan
Papers, Please game review by Matt

New Game Lists

Games I Own: Playstation Plus by dbarry_22
Backlog by Nelson Schneider
Ranking the James Bond Video ... by SIngli6
My Backlog by Chris Kavan
Top Super Nintendo (SNES) Gam... by Jonzor
Top PlayStation 4 Games by Megadrive
Top Game List by Barmak
Games I Want To Play by Shaneo99




 Release Date:  02/27/2014Close + 
 Incorrect Trailer +  

Contact Us Public Relations MeltedJoystick Friends    

Advertise and Business

Contacts Us


About us



Support Us

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use