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Posted on October 3, 2014

There are over 2 million combined apps on both Apple’s App Store and Google Play, and they…

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Choose your own adventure: Why heavily scripted cinematic games need to loosen upChoose your own adventure: Why heavily scripted cinematic games need to loosen up

The almost universally positive reaction to Shadow of Mordor's AI and Nemesis System shows us exactly why scripted narrative needs be dramatically scaled down in many titles. I have argued on many occasions, on this site and others, that the sandbox is like an engine room for creativity and unique story generation — how many more videos are there on YouTube for games like Minecraft, GTA5, Just Cause, DayZ and Rust than traditional scripted fare like The Last Of Us? While what Naughty Dog have done with TLOU is a brilliant example of how to do scripted, linear, gameplay, it doesn't necessarily engage people in a manner that pushes them to go back or share their experiences. It also demonstrates why their is still a need for scripting in many games -- but just not every game. Here's why.

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