Originally Posted by DTKT
I think that Gunman Clive perfectly illustrates how flawed the Greenlight process is. You have some games that will never be approved simply because they can't win a popularity contest. It not even representative of the game quality.
It's a mess.
Imagine we'd do that with bigger games. Would Demon Souls have won a popularity contest before people understood it? No. It took time for people to get what From was doing and look at it now.
Greenlight is an inherently flawed concept. This quote sums it up:
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.
- Henry Ford
People always want the same shit and have to be forced to enjoy something new.