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When so many open-world games lead you by the nose to every last collectible, splattering your map with icons that tell you exactly where specific items can be found, Fallout's genius remains the way that it uses waypoints and map markers to show you the start of the trail, not the end. This is a game where you discover things through your own agency, curiosity driving you to check out a new place on the horizon, to eavesdrop on a conversation or tune into a mysterious radio signal that keeps crackling into life.
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"With Halo 1 it was dual stick controls and streaming from hard-drive," he said. "With Halo 2 it was finally taking advantage of that ethernet port. We didn't just drive the matchmaking that people are used to now in console gaming. We probably helped push broadband adoption in the States among a certain demographic, period. I know a lot of people signed up for broadband internet just for Halo 2.
"So we want to make sure that since we're on a new platform, we're pushing it in interesting ways. That's one of our biggest philosophies."
5 years ago
Let's look between launch and the end of this year, shall we?
New Super Mario Bros U
Game & Wario
Lego City Undercover (Nintendo funded & published)
The Wonderful 101 (Nintendo funded & published)
New Super Luigi U (Retail & DLC)
Pokťmon Rumble U
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD
Wii Party U
Super Mario 3D World
Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze
Wii Fit U.
Yep, no first party games at all.
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