In his latest opinion piece at GameSpace.com, Poorna Shankar offers a few thoughts on his cautious optimism regarding The Division 2 and why it makes for a better game than Anthem. See if you agree!
Having played 10 hours of Anthem and then jumping into The Division 2, the differences in these two games are enormous. I will never again take for granted the ability to change my inventory whenever I like, or to simply place a waypoint on the map. These two long-standard mechanics are not possible in Anthem. No, I’m not joking.
Games are, by design, the same loop repeated over and over. The trick is how well the developers manage to hide this repetition. In a game like Anthem, this repetition is obvious. In The Division 2, it’s done extremely well.
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