I’ve been all about minimalist game design lately. It seems like a lot of new games, particularly indie games, are going for a visual aesthetic that isn’t driven by pixel-shading realism. Here are a few new games I think look appealing. Check:
Blueberry Garden – sneak peek trailer
No idea what this game is about but it looks really cool. Or here:
Ibb & Obb
I read recently, i think on Kotaku that game companies, after the success of the Wii, have recognized that graphic density and realism is not what drives game sales. Personally, I am excited about the prospect of more money being put into the game side of it.