Making Games Better Doesn’t Always Make Them Good

It sounds a little strange when I say it out loud, but I’m not sure I’m totally happy about the current drive towards “quality” that I see happening with social platform games.  While there’s currently no shortage of new applications that are attempting to grab users with virality, status, collection, and simple activities, I’m also seeing the big developers trying to “push out the envelope” with high-end graphics and more advanced gameplay.