Friday, 29 June 2012

Cover systems in video games

Cover systems are typically met with mixed responses. The video games industry seems to love them, while audiences meet them with mixed feelings. Chances are if you've played an action game lately, you'll have played one where there's a context sensitive button to hide behind some object. A lot of people seem to find it frustrating, asking whether it was worth having in the first place. I personally think so, and to see why, we need to take a broader look!