Originally Posted by JuliusMagnus
If that's the top in storytelling in games than they certainly have a point It's pulp magazine writing at it's best.
Yes, that's what games are good for; a personal narrative emerging through player choice. It's not storytelling in a traditional sense, and if you compare stories in games with stories in books from a traditional perspective, games will almost always fall short.
Is Ulysses by James Joyce a good game?