Chris Crawford on Why Modern Games Suck

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Sam and Max 2: Cancelled due to it's not being an FPS.Sam and Max 2: Cancelled due to it's not being an FPS.Chris Crawford is raising hackles by decrying the lack of innovation in modern games: The creative life has gone out of the industry. And an industry that has no creative spark to it is just marking time to die. It's a story near and dear to us retrogaming enthusiasts (and how many rants has Shane R. Monroe offered us on this topic?) This story ties in very nicely with The Best Games Never Published--a must-read for everyone here at Armchair Arcade! What are your thoughts? Do you agree with Crawford, or is he just not looking in the right places? After all, this kid seems quite happy with his new console...

BTW, our own Mat Tshirgi interviewed Crawford for AA!

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Bill Loguidice
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Of course, the new "Sam and

Of course, the new "Sam and Max" has found a home on GameTap and will be available to non-subscribers via TellTale's Website as well. I think it's better for that type of genre anyway than to be a boxed game. It's just not worth it.

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