In honor of 'ugly' games

In honor of ‘ugly’ games

Games have gotten pretty damn beautiful, haven’t they? In 2022, we will be spoiled with luscious vistas reflected against ray-traced floors. Draw distances thousands of miles and grass flowing against the wind, glistening in dappled golden light. With a little effort, even a moron like me can create an awe-inspiring landscape.

But then there are those other games. Not the games that just look a little rough or low-fidelity, no – the ones that feel actively shocking to even look at.