VIDEO GAME ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNS THAT ARE ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS
Added on: 3rd Nov 2016
Considered one of the greatest video games of all time,
Half-Life 2 is set around the fictitious City 17, a dystopian
metropolitan area in Eastern Europe. The city features a
variety of architectural styles dating from pre-World War II
neoclassicism, to post-war revival of classical designs,
Soviet Union modernism and post-Soviet
Grand Theft Auto is an open world action-adventure video game
that features a group of criminals who perform various
crimes for their respective syndicates. GTA takes places in
3 fictional cities which are modelled on real locales:
Liberty City is based on New York City, Vice City is
based on Miami, and San Andreas is based on
regions of California and Nevada.
WORLD OF WARCRAFT
Created in 2004 by Blizzard Entertainment, World of Warcraft is
the world’s most-subscribed massively multiplayer online
role-playing game and also the highest grossing video game
of all time. In the game, players control a character avatar,
exploring diverse locations, landscapes and cities.
Cities: Skylines is a single player city-building game by
Colossal Order. Players engage in urban planning by
controlling zoning, road placement, taxation, public
services and public transportation of an area. Players
work to maintain the city’s budget, population, health,
happiness, employment, pollution, traffic and other factors.
HALO: COMBAT EVOLVED
Halo: Combat Evolved is a military science fiction first-person
shooter video game developed by Bungie in 2001. The game
is set in the 26th century, with the player assuming the role
of the Master Chief, a cybernetic ally enhanced super-soldier
who battles various aliens on his quest to uncover the
secrets of Halo, a ring-shaped artificial world.
THE SECRET OF MONKEY ISLAND
The Secret of Monkey Island is a 1990 point-and-click graphic
adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm
Games. It takes place in a fantastic version of the
Caribbean during the age of piracy. Although the game is
2D, the architecture featured in it is very elaborate, giving
the game an intense and immersive feel.
GUILD WARS 2
Developed by ArenaNet, Guild Wars 2 is a massively multiplayer
online role-playing game. Set in the fantasy world of Tyria, the
game is unique in the genre by featuring a storyline that is
responsive to player actions. In the game, players navigate
through a number of locations with different architectural designs.
Deus Ex is a cyberpunk-themed action role-playing video
Game, combining first-person shooter, stealth and role-playing
elements. Set in a dystopian world during the year 2052,
the game mostly takes place in fictionalized versions of
real-world locations, including New York City, Hong Kong,
Paris, Vandenberg Air Force Base, and Area 51.