From Smartphone Gaming Controllers to Trauma-Confronting Games

By: Laura McQuarrie - Oct 25, 2015
While there is plenty of new entertainment that appeals to a gamer's sense of nostalgia with the familiar, plenty of the top October 2015 game ideas push boundaries to create entirely new video game experiences.

Some of the most radical video game concepts include ones that tell stories of feminist rage, grief, trauma and feeling empathy for others—particularly those who seem like the enemy. With virtual reality technology, storylines and action is becoming more engrossing and immersive. Only the brave will want to try their hand at a creepy game called 'Late Night Shop,' which is set in a dark retail space where mannequins come to life.

Creations like Game Boy-inspired guitars, smartphone attachments for playing classic games and the revival of the Tomb Raider gaming franchise seem that they will always have a place in the hearts of gamers who want to look back to earlier days for entertainment.