Totally voluntary, but very good for inspirational purposes, is homeplay. Instead of playing games you are used to, play a game from the list below to broaden your game-design horizon.
- DOS games (playable in the browser) & Browser based Arcade games
Replay history to get an understanding for how games evolved through the years.
- Game Dev Tycoon
Replay game development history
- Dear Esther
A game without a classic goal.
Playdead’s newest game. This is a side-scrolling puzzle platformer that tells a story without any text or speech. It’s pretty awesome.
Cooperative multiplayer game about discovery.
Solving physical puzzles in a standard platform game environment with different time-based game mechanics.
- Any Uncharted game
Storytelling at its finest by Naughty Dog
Please use the comment section below to mention the game(s) you’d recommend to you classmates and why.