Follow Us
    
Latest News
 
 
 

Wacky Wednesday: Griefing of a different kind

by Zaid Kriel (Zaid)  Posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 12:53:46 PM

Hit
 
0
 
 
It's amazing to think how far video games have progressed in the last few years. With gaming, every year sees an improvement in nearly every aspect of the medium, with everything just seemingly getting better as time moves forward. Better controls, better stories, better visuals, better sound, better everything. Better, better, better. Well, except for enemy AI, that seems to be trapped in never-ending vortex of suck.

And nowhere is this lack of believable AI more apparent than in games that have some kind of stealth component. How many times have you killed a guy standing less than a meter away from his friend, while that friend was looking right at you and he did nothing? Or he sees you there in broad daylight and then he's suddenly struck down by amnesia and totally forgets the highly suspicious individual he was just looking at. Granted, often times the Artificial Stupidity works to the playesr advantage, but really, video game henchman are some really dumb guys. As this webcomic from Ctrl+Alt+Del so deftly demonstrates.

cad-20121219-323dc.jpg

Source: Ctrl+Alt+Del

MWEB Gamezone Twitter Facebook

Other News from Around the 'Net:



Gallery

Share This Article


 
comments powered by Disqus

1. Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA V)
Platform: PS3
Now R699.00

2. Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA V)
Platform: Xbox 360
Now R699.00

3. The Last of Us
Platform: PS3
Now R406.03

4. Call Of Duty: Ghosts
Platform: PS3
Now R629.00

5. Call Of Duty: Ghosts
Platform: Xbox 360
Now R629.00

Kalahari.com
 

1. Enemy Front
Brand: City Interactive/CI Games
Now R559.00

2. Farming Simulator 14
Brand: Focus Home
Now R419.00

3. LEGO Hobbit
Platform: PC
Now R389.00

4. LEGO Hobbit
Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Now R469.00

5. Tropico 5
Brand: Kalypso
Now R379.00

Kalahari.com