Here’s Why AAA Developers are Starting to Ignore Linear Games…

With monetization processes under scrutiny following the Battlefront II saga and its subsequent effect on EA’s share price, the gaming community has begun to lament the decision by many AAA developers to move away from linear gameplay with developed story lines. Consequently many are now calling for greater focus on single-player focused formats to renewContinue reading “Here’s Why AAA Developers are Starting to Ignore Linear Games…”

The Business Problem with AAA Publishers

Anyone with even a passing knowledge of the mainstream gaming market will be aware of the complaints that have been circulating over the last couple of years. The seemingly constant focus on pre-ordering, franchise milking, and the shoe-horning of DLC at the expense of actual creativity has many pining for the ‘old days’ where aContinue reading “The Business Problem with AAA Publishers”

Games Without Words – Something to Talk About

Since the origin of video games, they have been a powerful medium for telling emotional and thought-provoking stories. From searching castle after castle for your princess, to obtaining a relic gifted from the goddesses to bring about a new golden age, stories have been one of the most intrinsically rewarding parts of gaming since theirContinue reading “Games Without Words – Something to Talk About”