The Sandboxers – The Horrible Show Live #408

The Horrible ShowJustin and Ethan can’t stop talking about Blood Dragon, and this has inevitably led to a fresh look at open world video games. They try to construct the pitch for the ultimate sandbox game by looking at the lessons learned from the genre’s history.

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Show Notes

Justin, Ethan

00:25 – Intro and Shout-Outs
21:43 – Ultimate Video Game Sandbox
– What does Blood Dragon mean for open world games?
– First sandboxes
– MMO’s vs Action Games
– Missteps and who should scale back?
– Which games should add it in?
– Resident Evil Open World and creating the ultimate sandbox
1:24:20 – Updates


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