Over at the Insult Swordfighting blog, Mitch Krpata relates his experience with a game whose visuals and attention to detail blows away all the others.
Yes, the realism of this product is amazing to behold. Called Backpacking: The Official Game, it’s the latest in the sandbox approach. Perhaps the only downside to it is the (ahem) hunger and thirst meters. You all know how I feel about that ;)
Anyway, check it out for a laugh. It’s a fun read.