2021 was the yr of the time loop wasn’t it? Deathloop topped numerous charts and made an look in our recreation of the yr record. Twelve Minutes: a timeloop thriller. Lemnis Gate: a tactical FPS the place you out time loop each other. The Forgotten Metropolis, the Outer Wilds DLC, watching a person throw a “conventional formed returning” boomerang on YouTube. All of them, time loops.
I’m completely sick of them. So right here’s me hoping that 2022 is the yr of the “time skip”, as a substitute. Or a minimum of, one among these coming years an extreme variety of video games constructed round skipping time. Sure, they are not with out their flaws, however I might argue they’re much less repetitive and able to better shock. Alright, a minimum of hear me out.