Best Narrative of 2014

gamrReview's Joseph Trotter: "'Narrative? That's just stories, aye?' Sam said, leaning back in his chair. 'Why not just call it Best Stories and be done with it?'

Four options appear on screen:

Y) ...

X) 'I can call it what I want!'

B) 'You should probably watch out for that zombie.'

A) 'Gaming has moved on from the genocide of turtles, Sam. Even the best of games previously had relatively simple stories, but developers have wised up to the idea that gamers want strong, coherent narratives to compel them through the game. The rise and popularity of narrative-driven games such as The Walking Dead testifies to this. High-grossing blockbuster games now consider the ways in which the gaming medium can push story-telling and how best to involve the player. Best Story would not emphasise the complete package required for a great narrative. Plus, Narrative sounds better.'"

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WizzroSupreme3446d ago

Valiant Hearts moved me in ways I could never expect nor handle; trust me, a box of tissues is a handy thing to have.


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shinoff2183498d ago

Thats pretty cool. I really enjoyed this war of mine.


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