As a part of a part of a game club, same idea as a book club but with video games instead, I played the game Transistor. And while I need to wait to fully discuss the game with the rest of the club, I can write and post what I want on my personal blog. I just finished and wanted to get my thoughts out while they’re still fresh. To start as simply as possible, Transistor is a great game. The story and atmosphere is great, art and music are beautiful, and I adore the narrator. Gameplay on the other hand, has a few issues. Ultimately, I’d call the gameplay good. In fact, I see the possibility of true excellence. There are just a few key parts that fall short.