Downloadable games fight for respect. In the past, consumers dropped only a few dollars towards games they prescribed as cheap entertainment. But developers never back down from a fight. People are excited for downloadable games. They take simple concepts, push story and fun gameplay mechanics and add a sprinkle of innovation. And all you have to do is put down a few dollars.
But are they are par with retail games? Features Writer Spencer Krigbaum and Features Editor Alex Martin go head to head to decide whether downloadable games are as good as retail games.