Now that the jokes are out of the way, let’s get serious.
Cheeky video game opinions
Let’s take a look at the amazing history of the Battlefield franchise, and how it became the multiplayer juggernaut it is today.
Wow! The new Battlefield is set in WWI, but does the reveal trailer live up to the hype…?
If you’re reading this, I bet you’re not the kind of person who only plays 1 or 2 games a year. I bet you play a lot more. And if you’re like me and have been gaming for a really long time, getting bored is inevitable.
You might ask yourself “Why am I still playing this?” or proclaim that games aren’t what they used to be. Well, you’re right actually! Games are different now.
Traditional game design is a relic revered by a small percentage of the gaming population, and contemporary design is what sells. Most games exist to be experienced as opposed to beaten, and this has resulted in a reduction of player engagement. There’s nothing wrong with that as long as we can have a diverse industry, but it does mean the “hardcore gamer” gets bored more easily.
Luckily, I’ve stumbled onto a solution!