WhiteNorthStar wrote:Honestly though, you know, I support gaming becoming a 'serious' art medium. But I personally get enough gritty urban experiences in my day-to-day life, and Hong Kong is a relatively peaceful place (thank heaven). For me, playing Crysis 2 and GTA 4 was just plain unpleasant, though many people may have enjoyed themselves heaps.
Exactly. I for example have GTA IV as my third favourite game of all time, because I thrived off of its realism. I was hooked on the story because of said realism. It felt like I was literally Nico Bellic, going through his struggles and such.