50°
Submitted by TNTgamer 378d ago | news

Game modding in "serious decline"

A key industry game developer has stated how game modding is in a "serious decline", due to the lack of tools, software and access for developers.

Developers are more and more unlikely to make full conversion games such as Garry's Mod and Day Z due to these large obstacles. (PC)

Vip3r  +   378d ago
I think laziness is more of the point than lack of tools.

All devs want to do is just shovel out whatever they can with the least amount of effort. Not take advantage of todays hardware or optimise games and engines.

Call of Duty for next gen is a perfect example. That and buggy games like Skyrim on the PS3 and so on.

This is what I've hated about the past 8-10 years of gaming. Release now, patch later.

PS2 days were the best. No game could be released unless it was pretty much bug free. That and devs actually made an effort into their games. Not anymore.
TNTgamer  +   378d ago
To be honest we need something like counter strike 1.6 again with all the user support, user maps used to spread through the servers like wildfire when they were released.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Hands on Review with Destiny [Kuma Kreations Ent]

10m ago - SephDean Wrote: Set in a futuristic world, Destiny tells the story of a group of gun-toting Guard... | Xbox 360
30°

KickBeat Special Edition Review (PS4) -- PSLS

55m ago - As you play through the campaign, you fight to a variety of songs from all different genres of mu... | PS4
20°

Indie Stash Cast: Pioneering a New Genre of Video Game with Robin Arnott, the Developer of SoundSelf

1h ago - Nearly every game we hear about nowadays can be described by a genre. Even experimental games can... | PC
30°

(WGB) Flockers Review – Like Lemmings, But Woolier

1h ago - Baden of WGB writes: "Do you remember Lemmings? The goal was to guide a torrent of seemingly suic... | PC
Ad

Celebrate the new TV season with Filmwatch

Now - With the 2014-2015 TV season right around the corner, come join us on Filmwatch as we celebrate and give all you TV lovers something to enjoy! | Promoted post
30°

(WGB) Planetary Annihilation Review – Death Star? I’m In

1h ago - Baden of WGB: "After a successful Kickstarter and significant amount of time in Steam’s Early Acc... | PC