David Jaffe, ex-director of God of War, has told Shaba Games, the firm behind upcoming Spider-Man game, Web of Shadows, to add variety to the title’s missions. As you do.
Speaking on his blog, Jaffe asked for developer to ditch the â€śopen sandboxâ€ť system, saying that the variations of the basic mission types on offer were â€śpretty dullâ€ť, broken up only by the occasional boss battle or unique mission.
In an accurate piece of criticism about the recent games, he opined that Spider-Man should be all about the powers, and that Shaba should concentrate more on the story and characters.
The full blog entry can be read here.