This might be a ‘be careful what you wish for’ type of situation. I’m often heard wondering why developers don’t make more wholly 3D HOGs. While the occasionally game built around polygonal art occasionally turns up, by and large those are still 2D affairs, with art considerably less attractive than their hand-drawn competition.
Tag: Alawar Games
Beyond objects. The bane of my existence. That’s what they’re called here, anyhow – I’m referring to the annoying game that some developers play on their customers, putting in special items on each of their game’s screens, little objects that transform subtly in the background. Find them all for a bonus! […]
Plants vs. Tourists
HIGH Finally raising the last piece of that bridge!
LOW Good, you found the key—now run to the other side of the once island again!
WTF Wait, did that cellular structure just grow teeth?
Don't Bother Looking
HIGH It's off to the hoosegow with you, witch!
LOW Game breaking bugs? In a HOG?
WTF Now what should I do with this giant voodoo doll… I know, I'll dress it up like an evil clown!
Suitable for Framing
HIGH Extremely creepy villain design.
LOW Having to rely on the hint button because I have no idea what to do next.
WTF So they lived in the same town for twenty years and didn't he realize (SPOILER) was just down the street?
The Mystery of the Disappearing Plot
HIGH My, that statue is uncannily accurate…
LOW Realizing I couldn't fully complete the game because I missed an object two hours ago.
WTF Why is the Statue of Liberty on "Badlow" island?