Author Topic: stuff that bothers you in games v1  (Read 1487 times)

non-adjustable FOV and/or low FOV caps
environmental clutter that is prone to getting the player stuck
screen clutter (poorly designed HUD elements, guns that take up too much space in FPS, etc)
unskippable cutscenes
limited control customization

Games that have only Fullscreen/Windowed and games that have Exclusive fullscreen and not Borderless Fullscreen.


hitscanners

especially rapid fire hitscanners *COUGH* *COUGH*


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1Rz4iRrsfE

this fight in yakuza kiwami was extremely frustrating, you're trapped in a tight space with basically a concert sized crowd

god damn it sega

When a single hotkey in a rts has two different functions for a unit/building.

No CoH2, i didnt want to build three loving SCOUT CARS, I WANTED THREE PUMAS.


Now let's imagine a scene in our minds

You decide to hop on Gmod
You're joining a server
On the loading screen, you are ass blasted with blaring stuffty dubstep and a "WELCOME TO OUR SERVER" message with a metric forget ton of rules on the corner of the screen

Now let's imagine a scene in our minds

You decide to hop on Gmod
You're joining a server
On the loading screen, you are ass blasted with blaring stuffty dubstep and a "WELCOME TO OUR SERVER" message with a metric forget ton of rules on the corner of the screen
And if you are windowed with a resolution lower than 1080p, you can only see 2 of them.

esports pandering, 'competitive FOV' or stuffty low nauseating FOV you can't change, PRO STRATS, flashy weapon/character skins, pvp competitive scene in general, any kind of cover system whatsoever, any kind of escort/tail/hold out mission, grind, uninspired/underdeveloped melee combat, uninspired difficulty settings (0.05x player damage 25x enemy damage), lack of difficulty settings to pander to braindead 'git gud' audience, slow health regen (if you're going to have it, just have it), annoying/excessive HUD, esports pandering, bullet sponge enemies, poorly designed afterthought co-op, time period exclusive gamemodes, mirrored guns, lame feeling guns, dumb sounding guns, poorly placed checkpoints, excessively underpowered grenades, excessively underpowered shotguns, excessively inaccurate guns, excessively high time to kill with any gun, battle royale, (majority of) one-life gamemodes, excessively forced pandering characters, esports pandering, hero/champion garbage with seasonal meta updates, esports pandering, esports pandering, ingame currency with forgeted economy, 'FuNnY WhAcKY' physics, AKA broken physics. stuffty excuse, afterthought vehicles that get stuck on minor enviornment objects, boring stealth mechanics that punish you for attempting them

esports pandering

When you go to play a game for the first time and it defaults to the lowest settings including resolution

When you go to play a game for the first time and it defaults to the lowest settings including resolution
i actually prefer this especially when it opens in a small window. As long as nothing stops me from changing the settings first thing, this is appropriate design

i actually prefer this especially when it opens in a small window. As long as nothing stops me from changing the settings first thing, this is appropriate design
I can bear it if the resolution is correct, trying to fix it when it goes full screen 480p is what makes me bang my head against a wall

thats because you should run games in borderless, fullscreen is just a hassle always because multiscreen or just alt+tab speed even with single screen