Why do so few games have interesting and unique settings?

Dominic Carter
Dominic Carter

Why do so few games have interesting and unique settings?

Attached: 1517965580545.jpg (932 KB, 1920x1299)

Nolan Hill
Nolan Hill

My sides
These theories keep getting better

Cameron Brooks
Cameron Brooks

the earth is flat
no wait actually the planet is round but the earth is still flat
incredible

Attached: 1495591778594.jpg (106 KB, 500x362)

Jace Campbell
Jace Campbell

Why would they cover all thisup though? To sell ice?

Evan Scott
Evan Scott

It doesn't influence the gameplay.

Adam Bell
Adam Bell

Existence would be so much cooler if the earth was infitely long and wide
Think of all the cool shit we could find in the ever expanding frontier

Julian Stewart
Julian Stewart

So Global Warming would be as wrong as possible.

Jayden Watson
Jayden Watson

Global warming still exists but it's a deliberate scheme to melt the ice ball so we can all be free.

Nolan Clark
Nolan Clark

the flat earth theory was originally a thought experiment, to see if you could convince a researcher that the earth was round using evidence you'd gathered yourself, not through what other people had told you
retards of course couldn't grasp this and so the flat earth theory gained popular support

Jayden Adams
Jayden Adams

Would you live on the frontier, in the old hyper developed earth center, or boring midway point.

Mason Turner
Mason Turner

I mean, space kind of is.
It also depends on how entropy works, in that alternate reality. Either heat death occurs way faster or conservation of energy is different and the world sustains itself infinitely.

Easton Rivera
Easton Rivera

of course it does

Camden Wilson
Camden Wilson

Lemme guess there are nazi / lizard people bases out on the ice?

Evan Butler
Evan Butler

If I ever make a fantasy game I'm going to rip off so many conspiracy nuts. Spirit Science is another good source of fantastical bullshit. Best thing is they can't even say I stole from them since they claim their just telling history.

Isaiah Peterson
Isaiah Peterson

/POL/ FUCK OFF

Liam Green
Liam Green

the nazis hiding out in antarctica meme far outdates /pol/

Juan Garcia
Juan Garcia

None of that shit is actually meant to be taken seriously.

It's like The Weekly World News. It's just a joke.

Attached: 1514497168305.jpg (3.24 MB, 1578x4350)

Connor Bailey
Connor Bailey

(possibly hollow)

Attached: 1520767379240.png (323 KB, 646x595)

Aiden Ortiz
Aiden Ortiz

nigga that shit isn't meant to be taken seriously

Ryan Edwards
Ryan Edwards

just how many government lists would one be put on if he googled this stuff?

Isaac Roberts
Isaac Roberts

half of it was made up for the pic

try reading through it, one of them is "The Simpsons is real footage"

Daniel Fisher
Daniel Fisher

If you keep posting it enough, it will eventually attract the true retards that actually do believe it's real.

Carson Miller
Carson Miller

I like how the sun is just a tiny fireball magically floating there

Brody Wilson
Brody Wilson

Reminder that the calculations done by using trigonometry for a ball with official data doesn't add up and in reality you can go to the seaside in some places and observe that the curvature is nowhere near the calculated one.

Attached: c14c258ec7188a6d3cf4a38bd35fbecd-(1).jpg (73 KB, 564x752)

Jeremiah Cruz
Jeremiah Cruz

wouldn't we all drown, instead of being 'free'?

Jose Taylor
Jose Taylor

real RADIATION footage

Anthony Martin
Anthony Martin

that's the only way to true freedom

Nathaniel Baker
Nathaniel Baker

WHY WOULD THERE BE AN ICE CAP AT THE CENTER OF THE HOLE IN THE ICE, THE AREA ARGUABLE RECEIVING THE MOST HEAT?

Kevin Ramirez
Kevin Ramirez

empty internet
its such a terrifying concept. something about the name invokes a powerful image

Dylan Kelly
Dylan Kelly

That's a /x/ post. A /pol/ post would have more cuckoldry and orange goblins.

Leo Morgan
Leo Morgan

CHIM

Attached: [zero-sums].jpg (187 KB, 498x558)

Nolan Hernandez
Nolan Hernandez

Or you can just look at photos taken from space.

Blake Hall
Blake Hall

But Kubrick was killed for Eyes Wide Shut.

Lincoln Parker
Lincoln Parker

|
|>
|
|3
|

Matthew Evans
Matthew Evans

Our sun goes in a circle around our pond.

James Ross
James Ross

Implying humans ever managed to leave the earth

Aiden Long
Aiden Long

photos taken from space.

Attached: 1515535754541.gif (213 KB, 501x585)

Zachary Bailey
Zachary Bailey

Shit, that's a pretty good idea for a fantasy setting.

Nicholas Powell
Nicholas Powell

the ocean at night

Attached: 1422412009970.jpg (22 KB, 555x462)

Evan Wood
Evan Wood

the north pole isn't real
santa =
segment (of)
artificial
northern
tessellated
arctic

Jonathan King
Jonathan King

trying to be scientific
miles
nitpicking observations against calculations when literally everyone knows the earth isn't a perfect sphere and actually bulges out significantly at the equator

Tyler Cooper
Tyler Cooper

sounds like a vaporwave album

Oliver Davis
Oliver Davis

The earth is not a perfect sphere

James Sanders
James Sanders

Yeti in San Andreas

Attached: 3ac.jpg (60 KB, 1068x701)

Wyatt Bennett
Wyatt Bennett

Or maybe, you just fucked it up, because you're retarded.

Blake Cooper
Blake Cooper

runescape in new york

Gavin Campbell
Gavin Campbell

All I want in life is a game about a grand adventure and vast journey across the ice world solving esoteric conspiracy theory mysteries in an exploration/action third person shooter but also an RPG, culminating in the discovery of a virgin "world-pond" at the end of your gruelling journey across the ice.

Brandon Gutierrez
Brandon Gutierrez

Mormon Bigfoot

Matthew Flores
Matthew Flores

I'm a 100% convinced that most 'flat earthers' are just massive trolls, and there are just a few poor, genuinely retarded, fools along for the ride.

Josiah Adams
Josiah Adams

no vidya setting based on the Bible

Attached: firmament.jpg (140 KB, 670x447)

Jason Hernandez
Jason Hernandez

being ameritard

Adrian Gray
Adrian Gray

Someone should replace all the fake ones with real ones. Surely we can find enough conspiracy theories to fill the entire thing without having to make up shit.

Mason Evans
Mason Evans

That Guy in high school, mostly known for fucking his matress
Goes to College
Joins a Frat
Drops out of College to pursue a career in Rap
Goes back to College after failing Rap career
Gets GF, SUPER RELIGIOUS
Marries her, becomes SUPER RELIGIOUS
Insists the Earth is Flat, invokes religious fervor if you say anything otherwise

Nolan Brown
Nolan Brown

pancreas denial

Ayden Hall
Ayden Hall

Tommy Wiseau=D.B Cooper
Bugs Bunny=Native American Spirit
JFK killed himself

Attached: 1521278160057.gif (3.89 MB, 200x200)

Jaxon Wood
Jaxon Wood

most of /x/ is literally just made up stories

it's just "creepypasta: the board"

you retards are the only ones who think they're being serious

Logan Butler
Logan Butler

9/11 was an accident
Holy shit why did this get me

Attached: 1394504897267.jpg (67 KB, 432x576)

Jack Barnes
Jack Barnes

That actually quite creative
I like this joke theory

Jaxon Morales
Jaxon Morales

imagine a phoenix wright trial where you have to prove that it was all just a huge coincidence where 4 planes crashed independently of each other

Austin Myers
Austin Myers

organic black helicopters
I want this

Levi Wright
Levi Wright

I was more imagining the standard shadow room of spoopy silhouettes, and one of them slamming his hands down and going "GUYS WE FUCKED UP"

Mason Baker
Mason Baker

Earth is not a perfect sphere, user

Samuel Brown
Samuel Brown

Imagine if it was, goverment getting so much power over people because some arabs werent paying attention in the piloting school.

Nathaniel Ward
Nathaniel Ward

Arabic pilots are getting their licenses twice as fast with this one trick, and basically you're fucking stupid - CLICK HERE TO FOUND OUT HOW!!!
Holy shit, it makes so much sense. I can already see it.

Jackson Cook
Jackson Cook

O
Ouchie

Attached: concrete.gif (24 KB, 194x318)

Nolan Young
Nolan Young

Attached: 14529345524710.jpg (10 KB, 493x402)

Ayden Lopez
Ayden Lopez

believing the earth is flat and not a 4D klein bottle shape
actually falling for NASA's reverse psychology for making you believe the moon exists by making you question whether or not they have landed on it
implying the 9/11 towers actually even existed in the first place
not even realizing the hobos of America are resource gatherers from an alternate dimension infiltrating our world to manipulate our economy into oblivion so they can take over our planet

Attached: 1509014772329.png (53 KB, 403x448)

David Morgan
David Morgan

actually falling for NASA's reverse psychology for making you believe the moon exists by making you question whether or not they have landed on it
This one actually sounds like a real conspiracy theory

Ryder Butler
Ryder Butler

not even realizing the hobos of America are resource gatherers from an alternate dimension infiltrating our world to manipulate our economy into oblivion so they can take over our planet

David Cage pls go

Ayden Hill
Ayden Hill

It's not a perfect sphere you retarded fuck. How did your parents manage to fuck up this horribly? Society failed you.

Andrew Adams
Andrew Adams

Lottery exists to catch time travelers
That's a good one.

Anthony Howard
Anthony Howard

the 9/11 towers actually even existed in the first place
What if it does and does not? Towers that continually phase in and out of existence in order to funnel resources and energy from this planet to another world?
What if it got destroyed in order to deny its creators their resources?

Eli Cooper
Eli Cooper

possibly hollow
I like how there's room for an expansion

Gabriel Price
Gabriel Price

Where does the sun go at night?

Ayden Carter
Ayden Carter

So Half-Life 2 ending is based on a real story?

Grayson Gutierrez
Grayson Gutierrez

Not knowing the that the earth is a torus
I didn't realize we were talking about distraction "conspiracies". You gotta dig past the fake ones the gov spread to distract from the REAL ones.

Attached: NotLore.png (10 KB, 529x401)

Jace Flores
Jace Flores

wrestling is fake

Attached: angry-vince.jpg (74 KB, 650x390)

Asher Cruz
Asher Cruz

how can the earth be real if mirrors aren't real?

Elijah Garcia
Elijah Garcia

implying the 9/11 towers actually even existed in the first place
You know, in a few decades this might actually become a real conspiracy theory. A lot of people will be in their middle age who were born post-9/11.

Robert Bennett
Robert Bennett

mirrors ARE real though
the things in them are not, despite what my doppelganger keeps telling me every time I go brush my teeth

Gavin Carter
Gavin Carter

My doppelganger is a cute anime girl

Jeremiah James
Jeremiah James

but how can mirrors be real if our eyes aren't real?

Asher Rogers
Asher Rogers

No "Hunt Down the Freeman is Half-Life 3"
Wasted effort desu

Nicholas Miller
Nicholas Miller

grey goo
Is that the scientific belief that quarks or something like that could at any moment without warning flip polarity and turn all matter in the universe to grey goo, destroying the universe?

Joseph Murphy
Joseph Murphy

Attached: laughing-puma.jpg (250 KB, 1024x708)

Hudson Brooks
Hudson Brooks

It's older than HDTF.

Aaron Davis
Aaron Davis

Self-replicating nanomachines go nuts and eat everything to make more nanomachines

Jordan Williams
Jordan Williams

That one is golden.

Attached: 1501218814732.png (212 KB, 451x370)

Camden Rogers
Camden Rogers

It's from X-Files, which just confirms that the image is supposed to be a joke.

Dominic Torres
Dominic Torres

How do they explain the sun disappearing at night?

Carson Sanchez
Carson Sanchez

it's just a big eye, it closes when its owner goes to sleep at night

Logan Peterson
Logan Peterson

No heaven, only hell

Attached: fb7.gif (533 KB, 381x512)

Bentley Garcia
Bentley Garcia

Everyone who uses time travel in Majora's Mask to win the lottery is already on a list as a potential time traveler threat

Attached: 1437098103183.jpg (89 KB, 679x657)

Kayden Lee
Kayden Lee

Because a game is not a fucking book. I'm more interested why so few games have interesting and unique gameplay.

Wyatt Sanchez
Wyatt Sanchez

sky is hologram
Neato.

Attached: skybox-glitch.webm (2.92 MB, 720x404)

William Brooks
William Brooks

Fuck I wish this actually happened at some point in the game

Alexander Perry
Alexander Perry

watch conspiracy theory
always uses the x-files theme as a dramatic sting
makes me laugh every time

Nathan Ramirez
Nathan Ramirez

That's like few dozen miles. If you honestly think you can see that with your naked yet you're solely mistaken, its like looking at a meter wide ball bulge out few millimeters near the equator. Good luck spotting that

Daniel Baker
Daniel Baker

I want From to do a cyberpunk soulsborne style game where that happens at one point. It's the whole reason I have this webm saved in the first place.

Kevin Peterson
Kevin Peterson

concrete enema
holy fuck

Attached: 1516119870283.gif (3.03 MB, 480x369)

David Long
David Long

24kb .gif

Lucas Brown
Lucas Brown

Up your butt

Gavin Edwards
Gavin Edwards

and that's a good thing!

Zachary Stewart
Zachary Stewart

Not really, the sun smells like ass now

Lucas Davis
Lucas Davis

sun going where it doesn't shine

Jaxson Ortiz
Jaxson Ortiz

and that's okay.

Nicholas Watson
Nicholas Watson

this has to be a troll at this point no one is this stupid

Nathan Collins
Nathan Collins

Sure, but space is just too big and 1G is a bitch to break away from.

Isaiah Lopez
Isaiah Lopez

Not everyone like a smelly sun

Ian Bailey
Ian Bailey

I know there have been Discworld games but I'd love for a big budget game that fully explores the world.

Attached: discworld-main.jpg (274 KB, 825x464)

Ethan Moore
Ethan Moore

That's way too dumb even for a fictional setting.

Lucas Fisher
Lucas Fisher

Don't underestimate the stupidity of some people. There are people out there that are retarded beyond imagination.

Colton Kelly
Colton Kelly

so you want to feel gravity get worse as you move from the center?

Landon Ortiz
Landon Ortiz

Why would it do that? If you go off the rim you fall down.

Luke Flores
Luke Flores

oh ya? ask any scientist

Robert Campbell
Robert Campbell

believing in round ice
the ice is also flat dumbass

Evan Sullivan
Evan Sullivan

Season 1 of the Simpsons is the final days of Springfield, the rest are just in a random order but before season 1
Santa's little helper appears in all seasons but is adopted in the first fucking episode

Attached: e9727b5cf33df9bf79fab69a5fc8e131.png (107 KB, 358x242)

Samuel Wood
Samuel Wood

There are scientists who send expeditions over the rim with ropes and pulleys to explore that territory and hopefully maybe find out what gender the turtle is.

Logan Perry
Logan Perry

no

Aiden Perry
Aiden Perry

I'd argue most retarded things in life are started by people just messing around. It's always sad to see their jokes getting out of control.

Landon Ross
Landon Ross

beyond good and evil game setting in this world

Asher Garcia
Asher Garcia

It's obviously not flat if it's on a huge BALL of ice idiot

John Rogers
John Rogers

I would've liked that with Prachett in full control. Now I'd rather they left Discworld alone.

Kayden Jones
Kayden Jones

yeah, most religions are pretty much this
esp the ones that are more modern like mormonism or scientology

Ryan Sanchez
Ryan Sanchez

It never would have happened with him in control, it would take too much time. I know that nobody would ever capture it like he would have but I can still dream.

Michael Stewart
Michael Stewart

Deep ecology fascism
God was raped
Tolkien is real

Attached: 1489789254717.jpg (21 KB, 413x395)

Andrew Gutierrez
Andrew Gutierrez

Bethesda created bitcoin

Attached: !.webm (1.44 MB, 1280x720)

Mason Ortiz
Mason Ortiz

2006 volleyball incident

Attached: S6aVt2c.jpg (30 KB, 800x600)

Joseph Williams
Joseph Williams

How come I heard the MGS alert sound even though I have never played MGS?

Noah Barnes
Noah Barnes

todd looks like he fucks young boys. he's just got that look about him

Connor Campbell
Connor Campbell

todd made a currency out of copies of skyrim
bitcoin prices rise to 16 thousand
todd was trying to tell us to invest all along
It all makes sense now

Jaxson Young
Jaxson Young

because todd is a dangerous man
im letting you know that information behind 7 proxies

Wyatt Perez
Wyatt Perez

Should've used 8 kiddo.

Gabriel Cruz
Gabriel Cruz

Todd was the good guy all along

Asher Lee
Asher Lee

fuck you todd im behind no proxies

Nolan Ramirez
Nolan Ramirez

Why not just have the Earth be round? Is it really that hard to swallow?

Also game set in an endless icy wasteland when?

Camden Jones
Camden Jones

Not being behind 9 proxies.

Attached: 7371b594a82b3d8c4470a053949a31fc.png (143 KB, 495x718)

Brayden Gray
Brayden Gray

that fucking pic

you have to be...I'm at a loss of words. I mean even creationists are smarter than that.

Attached: 1516733856909.png (247 KB, 638x359)

Xavier James
Xavier James

Anything like that would be blocked by regulations, you can't do shit like Porygon's light show on TV or in games anymore.

Jack Johnson
Jack Johnson

tfw you ll never board the big boat and exploit dark continent with your camarades

Attached: 1462229095068.jpg (87 KB, 424x260)

Daniel Parker
Daniel Parker

Attached: 1517256114661.gif (1.62 MB, 320x240)

Evan Miller
Evan Miller

Skin=alien parasite
That'd be mutualism or commensalism at worse, not parasitism.

Asher White
Asher White

Makes sense.

Robert Phillips
Robert Phillips

I love the idea of games that takes place in an underground world. With massive mushroom forests and bioluminescent fungus and stuff.

Camden Wood
Camden Wood

I love the idea of games that takes place in an underground world. With massive mushroom forests and bioluminescent fungus and stuff.
have you heard of a little game called downstory

Charles Mitchell
Charles Mitchell

Makes me think of HxH world

Benjamin Martinez
Benjamin Martinez

Yeah it's pretty fucking sad that one of the most interesting game settings is
THEY'RE LIVING ON CONTINENT SIZED ROBOTS
Like come the fuck on you could make your setting literally anything and you choose reality

Attached: 1507191618670.jpg (768 KB, 1920x1000)

Thomas Davis
Thomas Davis

Bam Margera Afterlife

Attached: 1507656000837.jpg (40 KB, 657x527)

Aaron Cooper
Aaron Cooper

gigantic featureless ball of ice the size of jupiter
thats pretty spoopy

Easton Ross
Easton Ross

like you for instance

Ayden Carter
Ayden Carter

jpg.

You expect me to use a magnifying glass you fucking dolt?

Nolan Carter
Nolan Carter

Elaborate.

Logan Clark
Logan Clark

Isn't this just SMT IV and SMT IV Apocalypse?

Ethan Barnes
Ethan Barnes

Tommy Wiseau = D.B. Cooper

Attached: 1490202722404.png (175 KB, 482x475)

Lucas Hill
Lucas Hill

2 comes along
Dude titans lol
lolnope it's just Skies of Arcadia (Complete with obvious as fuck surface is Earth twist) but sometimes the continents have heads attached

Attached: 2b3.png (480 KB, 948x527)

Disable AdBlock to view this page

Disable AdBlock to view this page

Confirm your age

This website may contain content of an adult nature. If you are under the age of 18, if such content offends you or if it is illegal to view such content in your community, please EXIT.

Enter Exit

About Privacy

We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our advertising and analytics partners.

Accept Exit