It’s good, but it’s not like it was handed down by the gods or anything.
People act like it’s like the single best thing that has ever happened to sci-fi.
CLYDE (Joe's Nightmare) wrote:
Some are above average. (Cave Story, Bastion, Super Crate Box, to name a few.)
But most of the time they’re just cheap games that explore “out-of-the-box” concepts.
Look at this:
Now try and tell me you didn’t just hear an indie game concept. “What if all the air in the world turned into wood?”
Most of them follow this sort of thing. A few good ones don’t. (See above.) And a lot of the ones that do follow it just aren’t fun to me.
Even though Indie Games are my favorite types of games, I will agree on one thing.
There are some jack shit indie games out there.
But there are lots of gems when you find them. (e.g.: Super Meat Boy, VVVVVV, The Binding of Issac
Wrath of the Lamb)
I’m not at all saying it’s bad, but it’s certainly overrated.
Ninjas be overrated! They be no match for a good crew o’ buccaneers!
Oh, let me list this stuff…
2. Fruit’s Basket
3. Team Fortress 2
5. Original Hellsing Anime
6. Atlas Shrugged
7. Skyrim (I can feel the downvotes coming…)
9. World of Warcraft
11. Angry Birds