Videogames highlights - May 2014

September 24, 2014 · Filed Under In Depth, Videogaming · Comment 
This entry is part of the series Videogames Highlights

In Depth - A merciless lens pointed on the hot topics, passionate and detailed retrospectives, reflections beyond the appearances Things I hate about the video game industry, part II: the fucking “HD remakes” of everything, even of games that are perfectly fine being dead and that shouldn’t have been made in the first place; stores of virtual contents pretending to be free games, which are just a bit less revolting than the ones soiled by the toxic disease of microtransactions; games tied to remote servers that don’t work on day-one and then die forever when the aforementioned servers are closed down, except for when they start working again thanks to the developers’ good will in making update patches again and again and again. The hope to avoid the total conversion of a hobby into a commercial pile of shit comes for indie games, and that’s why they make a good part of the following highlights.

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