Octodad and Portal: The Two Types of Comedy Games

Octodad and Portal (Featured Image)
“Most games throw in funny quips or a sarcastic protagonist, but few games devote themselves fully to the art of comedy. But perhaps that’s because, as I see it, no game has truly found how best to use comedy in our interactive medium. Comedy in gaming comes from two elements: the mechanics and the story. Each has its own strengths, but each also lacks something that the other has.”

I wrote a thing about comedy in video games.  Click here to head on over to Leviathyn to check it out and leave a comment about how dumb I am for forgetting the best comedy game of all time, <insert game name here>!

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