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Re: game task proposal 2 (add enigma)

On Tue, 04 Feb 2003, Joey Hess wrote:

> Oohara Yuuma wrote:
> > I propose:
> > 
> >   enigma should be added to the game task.
> > 
> > The description of the game task says "a broad selection of games",
> > but it doesn't have a game of mouse control.  I think enigma is
> > a good choice for such a game.
> I've never heard of games being divided on the basis of control type[1].
> We certainly already have several games in the task that can be
> controlled with the mouse if you want to: xgalaga, koules, nethack,
> gnome-gnomine, gnome-card-games, lincity. As long as a game can be
> controlled well, I don't see that it matters much what kind of
> controller it uses.

Mastering enigma's control (which happens to be mouse based) is one of
the challenging tasks for solving enigma.  Just like other games require
fast reactions of the player so enigma requires the player to be very
good with the mouse.

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