From Self-Aware Video Gaming to Virtual Farming

 - Feb 13, 2010   Updated: Jun 14 2011
Every once in awhile a video game comes out that strays from the conventional formula; games that provide some form of alternate entertainment, whether it's through driving a fast car or shooting aliens.

I present this cluster of bizarre video games in case you get tired of those classic shoot 'em up or adventure games. Sometimes it's nicer just to feed ducks or knit a sweater.

Implications - Consumers are losing their interest in products at faster speeds every day. Only the most shocking items will grab the attention of customers and hold it as well. Companies could integrate unconventional elements into all of their designs in order to grow their revenue.