If you’ve played a modern video game you’ll know that they’re looking pretty good these days. Things have come a long way since a yellow blob scooted about a fuzzy CRT screen and tried to pass itself off as a character. Which is to say; a lot of imagination was required when video games first became a thing.
Today gamers aren’t happy unless resolutions are four times that of high definition, because of course they are, and explosions look so real that you can all but smell the cooking flesh of the enemy soldiers you just blew up. The improvements over an astonishingly short period of time really are impressive to behold. [Read more…]