100°
Submitted by iamnsuperman 419d ago | article

6 Games That Put Insane Detail Into Stuff You Didn't Notice

Now that we're in a golden age of video game technology, players are constantly demanding that video games be made as graphically detailed and realistic as possible. However, programmers have been going to insane lengths to show off their attention to detail in other, less obvious ways for years now, and you probably didn't even notice.

These are the amazing little flourishes that simultaneously wow us with their obsessive compulsion and provide a powerful rejoinder to the argument that soaring game budgets are both necessary and entirely justified.

By Karl Smallwood (Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, Culture, Fallout 3, Halo 3, Metal Gear Solid Series, Super Smash Bros., The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion)

ANIALATOR136  +   419d ago
some interesting ones there
RBlue_Desire  +   419d ago
Gonna try some of that stuff, When Legacy is out. C:
Chapter11  +   419d ago
I never would have thought to put "Call of Duty" and "authentic detail" in the same sentence. I still don't either.
CrossingEden  +   419d ago
wow, that is amazing
shadowmist13  +   419d ago
Tommorrow im going to make a dumb as sh!t character on fallout 3 hahahahaha,reading this made me realise how much mindless detail goes into making elderscrolls or fallout,and people ask why bethesda struggle with skyrim on ps3.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Here's another look at Norman Reedus in Silent Hills

12m ago - Rely on Horror: Konami's website has updated their P.T. / Silent Hills section recently to reveal... | PC
30°

PAX Prime 2014: Why Below Might Have Stolen the Show

25m ago - Hardcore Gamer: We've spent over ninety minutes with Below, and have yet to be anything other tha... | Xbox One
20°

Tales Of Xillia 2 Review | Codec Moments

38m ago - Cev at Codec Moments writes: "Developed and published by Bandai Namco Games, Tales Of Xillia 2 is... | PS3
30°

PAX Prime: Get Puzzled with The Talos Principle | TwoDashStash

1h ago - The Talos Principle is a game that asks a lot of questions, of the player, of the nature of human... | PC
Ad

Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition (PS4) Review

Now - Drew takes on the prince of darkness for the 1,347th time. | Promoted post
40°

Enemy Starfighter Gets PAX Prime 2014

1h ago - VRFocus - PAX Prime has been taking place all weekend in Seattle, Washington with a handful of vi... | PC
Related content from friends