August, former Naughty Dog developer Lucas Pope released a nifty little game
called Papers, Please. A rather grim puzzle-simulation game in which
the player assumes the role of an immigration officer and literally does
paperwork, it was released to critical acclaim and received nominations in
several categories at both the 2014 Independent Games Festival and the 2014 BAFTA
Video Games Awards, winning the “Best Simulation Game” category in the latter.
has announced that his award-winning title has managed to sell 500,000 units,
despite being available only on PC, OS X and Linux. Will you push that number