30°
Submitted by 32froshes 847d ago | opinion piece

Sometimes, a Gimmick Is Just a Gimmick

Sometimes great innovations in gaming get labeled as "gimmicks" before the industry has time to realize their potential. The Rumble Pak serves as a great example. Other times, though, a gimmick is just a gimmick. (Culture, Industry, Metal Gear Solid, PS Vita, Star Fox 64, Uncharted: The Golden Abyss)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

12 Delectable Facts About The Arcade Classic ‘Pac-Man’

1h ago - How many billions did Pac-Man make? What was his original name? Did Ms. Pac-Man have a shady past... | Retro
30°

Fractured Space Adds New Carriers and Crew

2h ago - Have you been keeping track of Fractured Space? It’s the latest game from Edge Case Games, you kn... | PC
Ad

See what games are coming out in 2015

Now - Visit our release calendar to see what games are coming out in 2015. | Promoted post
30°

Video Game Worlds That Are Deceptively Friendly

2h ago - While living in a video game world might sound like a great idea, you should probably reconsider... | Culture
40°

Steampunks - Grand Theft Auto V (PC)

2h ago - Nick commits several crimes against nature by using mods in Grand Theft Auto V’s PC release. | PC
20°

Rocket League Preview At Skewed And Reviewed

2h ago - Skewed and Reviewed have posted a preview of the pending Rocket League which mixes fast cars and... | PC