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Octodad: Dadliest Catch devs reveal the unlikely inspiration for their comedy
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Octodad: Dadliest Catch devs reveal the unlikely inspiration for their comedy

Videogames take themselves pretty seriously. The most popular blockbuster videogame series are those that are politically fraught, emotionally affecting, visually affecting, and violent. Take, for example, Assassin’s Creed. Or Bioshock, or Call of Duty, or Elder Scrolls, Battlefield, Mass Effect. All wildly popular, all wildly serious. These dramatic virtual tales rarely leave room for lighter moments. The de-facto standard ...