Bet the console switch had a major role in this. When they’re already lacking almost any reason to get a Series X|S console (also whoever keeps making big companies use excess as their branding has a sense of humour) making the multiplayer double in price was a moronic move. Read more
Thing is I and probably many others who do invest with some semblance of rationality avoided GameStop because of how badly it is fundamentally doing yet this new “democratisation” of the stock market has destroyed any rationality it had in favour of complete speculation akin to people “investing” in cryptocurrency… Read more
It really doesn’t feel like RE1. RE1 right from the start allows you to deal with threats in the mansion as you explore, letting you choose between using limited resources to remove the threat or try and get by but knowing if you had to come back they’re still there. RE7 spends too long (far, far longer than either of… Read more
I think with a lot of “only VR is PSVR” games it could be how much Sony was willing to give them to develop it and how the engine has evolved. The Hitman 3 version of the Glacier engine performs better than the older versions while RE8 going visual overkill could made VR unplayable on PS4 release for all we know.
FFXV felt like the ultimate “devs spend 5 years just fucking about only for management to chain them to the radiator and say “six months or you’re sacked”” game because it just transitioned so fast from open world with little impetus to do much of anything to FATE OF THE WORLD!