Words that should be struck from video game titles:
Dangerous, Eternity, World, Journey, Secret, “of the”, Origins, Project, Invaders, Quest, Simulator, Heroes, Gods, War, Prophecy, Adventure, legacy, legend (thanks subj)

Also video games. Want to grab attention? Stop turning all your small icons into the equivalent of modern romance novels.


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ETC ETC. I mean I WANT to spend money on your games I do. But looking at Pillars of Eternity’s icon and name I skim right by it even though it might be an excellent game.

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Some of these are out of order I meant to just demonstrate two things 1. The set of icons that are just a group of dudes looking fantasy like, or the one guy and a title.

It’s boring. It doesn’t catch eyes.

Grey Goo on the other hand, I took a second and thought, “That is the stupidest name I’ve ever heard for a game.” Then you know what I did? I clicked on it. I found out it’s a halfway decent RTS. I love RTS! I ....didn’t buy it because I’m poor.

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My point is moot. Welp have fun the rest of you guys at the steam summer sales. IF anyone wants to gift me Grey Goo, feel free :D