What is with indie games. Why are they the cool thing? I blame overrated, flash games like super meat boy, flower, etc. Why are we supposed to love pixelated games that look like they came from the NES, and deep, angsty stories like Gone home (what a horrible "game").
Now, I'm not saying all indie games are crap, but 90% are. And with good reason. The developers don't have millions of dollars to make a game like big companies do.
Wanna play an old indie that kicks ass and doesn't make you wanna puke with its pretentiousness?
#2KanokarePosted 6/11/2014 8:58:53 PM
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#3UtterMoonPosted 6/11/2014 8:59:31 PM
#4AwayFromHerePosted 6/11/2014 9:00:10 PM
Because indie games take risks, they try new things. They add new twists to established ideas. --- You are hallucinating. Seek help immediately.
#5pblimp360Posted 6/11/2014 9:02:34 PM(edited)
Eh, I think some make too much out of indie games and then some make too little out of them as well. I like em and I have a solid eye for what I'll like so I wont typically have to wade through garbage ones.
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Because indie games take risks, they try new things. They add new twists to established ideas.
Yeah, if they put all those things you mentioned above gameplay, then no thank you.
I also forgot slender. People going crazy over that.
#7TiredofhearinguPosted 6/11/2014 9:11:51 PM
Say what you want! CUPHEAD LOOKS AWESOME!
#8Talon684Posted 6/11/2014 9:12:39 PM
Doom was not a indie title. That term wasn't even used during that time. ID software was a well established company buy the time they released Doom. --- I was dying of thirst, but now I have been rehydrated by the tears of people like this Cliffy B