You're on an island, completely alone, and it's a beautiful day.
There are structures all over the island that appear to be human-made.
But often, they're in sets:
Everything I've just described about "The Witness," a new PlayStation 4 and PC exclusive game from acclaimed game developer Jonathan Blow and his team at Thekla, Inc., is factually accurate on paper.
Factually accurate, yes, but not anywhere near as fascinating as the game itself.
You walk around, unable to do anything more than walk, look, and activate a puzzle solution mechanism — pressing the X button the PlayStation 4 controller freezes your character in place and presents him with a white dot you can move around the screen.