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The man with the plan

The bit before the action is the best bit about games. The little calm moments where you can take the time to think. The action its self should be a product of this, shaped around the decisions you made. All to often you are being very reactionary; hordes of bad things launch themselves at you while you just deal with them. Half Life 2 does it, Call of Duty does it, a million billion games do it to, all to varying degrees of success; and while these certainly have there place I want more of the thinking, the planning, the…