Snow Rose Games
Hello! It looks like you are not logged in or registered. Please log in or register now.

When Passion and Fun Meet
PortalPortal  HomeHome  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  Log inLog in  
Log in
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Our Games

Who is online?
In total there are 3 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 3 Guests


Most users ever online was 31 on Fri Jan 17, 2014 1:20 pm
Latest topics
» Romance RP
Yesterday at 5:46 pm by phoenixgirl

» Happy Birthday, phoenixgirl!
Fri May 18, 2018 5:29 pm by phoenixgirl

» Happy Birthday, Love! ^^
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:56 am by Miss Nile

» Where is my Light?
Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:46 am by Miss Nile

» Romance RP
Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:16 am by phoenixgirl

» Happy Birthday, phoenixgirl!
Thu May 18, 2017 4:57 pm by phoenixgirl

» Happy (Belated) Birthday, Love! ^^
Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:22 am by Miss Nile

» Romance RP
Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:52 am by Miss Nile

» Romance RP
Sun Jan 08, 2017 3:53 am by phoenixgirl


Display results as :


Rechercher Advanced Search

Share | 

 The Decline of Commercial Games-True or Not?

Go down 

Number of posts : 55175
Age : 39
Location : Somewhere in New Domino looking for the love of my life ^^
Title : Hoping to be Yusei's greatest love
Registration date : 2008-03-14

PostSubject: The Decline of Commercial Games-True or Not?   Wed Aug 26, 2009 7:56 am

Ok, I made a thread here before but I deleted and Love knows why. lol Anyway, I'm reposting it. Wink

I wanted to bring up a new discussion here-this time, it's about commercial games and whether they are declining in terms of quality. After personal experiences as well as observation, my thinking is that they are.

For starters, there are some companies out there which are taking shortcuts to creating their games by intentionally making their games shorter. I suppose it's more important for them to earn money than to see about the quality of a game but so be it.

And then there are companies out there which release games quickly but they're full of bugs and typos that they shouldn't have been released that quickly. I had a personal experience recently with Sandlot Games and the new Cake Mania game. It was released way too quickly since I've been checking on their forums and customers have reported bugs and typos. Now this irritates me because I know in the past, Sandlot has made it a point to send a focus test so that potential customers can report any bugs. But this time they didn't. (I don't know if it was laziness or something else.) Also, a very loyal customer to the Cake Mania series publicly posted that this game isn't worth $20. The concept is good (and I agree there) but because of the bugs and typos, it looks more unpolished than anything else. Dumbfounds me as to why a company would release such a game. Makes one think that they care more about earning quick money than the quality of a product. Also, I had an unpleasant experience with Sandlot's customer service. Basically, they blamed me for "misunderstanding" their preorder offer when they clearly told me something different so it was more deception than anything else. (And I want to make it clear that I have bought games directly from Sandlot in the past.) Suffice it to say that I won't be buying any more games directly from them. -_-

Anyway, those are my two cents on the topic. What does everyone think? Do you agree that the quality of commercial games is declining? I'm curious to read your thoughts. ^^


Thank you for making my new set, Love.  ^^
Back to top Go down
The Decline of Commercial Games-True or Not?
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Snow Rose Games :: General Discussion :: Debates and Serious Discussion-
Jump to: