League of Legends’ Tribunal: Is It Working as Intended? 15 hours 29 mins ago
Mike Hirst discusses choosing to enjoy the narrative over the challenge through the manipulation of the difficulty setting. Is it more satisfying to play a game on an easier difficulty setting or not?
Dear readers, it has come to my attention that I need to get something off my chest, something which will make me seem like less of a man. You see I have a secret. I am a coward, a wuss, why? Because I play games on Easy.
Throughout my gaming life I’ve always wanted to keep pace with my friends, those with somewhat superhuman abilities for completing games on Normal or Hard – or so they say. I didn’t want to miss out on discussions at school regarding a certain narrative point in Final Fantasy 8, or Resident Evil, Starcraft and even Half-Life.