Do computer games need to be 3D?

@inproceedings{Rouse1998DoCG,
  title={Do computer games need to be 3D?},
  author={Richard Rouse},
  booktitle={COMG},
  year={1998}
}
If you ask a random computer game professional what the most important innovation in computer games has been in the last couple of years, more likely than not you will be told that it has been the industry's move toward 3D graphics and environments. Take, for instance, the fo l lowing quote f rom the January 1998 issue of Next Generation magazine: "If there is such a thing as a videogame Holy Grail, it is not greater interactivity or improved design, despite what certain game-design gurus would… CONTINUE READING