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Resident_Hazard
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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2018 8:58 am 
 

Razakel wrote:
Haha, you raise a good point!

I was completely unsold on the portability aspect before the Switch came out - I thought it looked like a dumb gimmick that I would never use. But now that it's been out for more than a year and I have one, I have to say that I play it in handheld mode more than I play it docked on my TV. Having said that, I've never played it on a bus or in a park or anywhere outside in public. There's just something about lying supine on your couch, wrapped in blankets, gaming in handheld mode with a pair of good headphones, or doing the same thing in your bed. If that doesn't sound appealing to you, then fair enough, but I love it.

It's also come in handy on a lot of occasions like when I'd be playing on the TV in my old apartment and my roommate would come in and want to watch a movie or whatever, and I could just take it out of the dock and keep playing, or go over to my girlfriend's house who didn't have a TV. So, sure, playing in handheld mode doesn't automatically make the gaming experience superior, but I really like having the option. I'm sure there are plenty of Switch owners who exclusively play it docked on the TV.

I was honestly really skeptical even when I bought it, but the truth is I like the system a lot more than I thought I would. Having said that, it's been collecting dust for the past couple months because it simply doesn't have a good variety of games yet (and the fact they're apparently straight-up not releasing the Virtual Console on the Switch honestly makes me hate Nintendo). I wouldn't consider myself a Nintendo fanboy, but I've followed them over the years. I also have a PS4 which I play more than my Switch, but these days I'm admittedly a fairly "casual gamer" who plays maybe 4 or 5 video games a year.


I have... a lot... of portable systems. They're a focus right now in my collecting (I must have bought over a dozen Game Gear games in the past month), and I do enjoy the ability to just fire them up if someone else is using the main TV, like my girlfriend or my son. And to be fair, I can see the advantage of this on the Switch. I have not found the system to be terribly comfortable to hold in my time with it thus far (a friend has it and likes to show us new stuff on it), and the Wii U could be used in a similar capacity for a lot of games--I just very rarely used it that way.

My PS4 is on literally every day, even if I'm just using it for streaming (easier to navigate on there than on my TV), and I suspect when I have the Switch, that will not change. I had a bit of a windfall from closing an account last winter and considered upgrading to a PS4 Pro or getting a Switch. Ultimately, I went with the one I knew I'd actually use regularly (and my original PS4 has a wonky disk drive).

To be fair, because I was a Nintendo fanboy and I outgrew it, comments that sound like the old fanboy rhetoric just irk me. All fanboys are terrible, but Nintendo has a history of having the worst. They are the only gamers who will actually champion not having games on their console, oblivious that missing a title like Call of Duty, whether they like it or not, ultimately makes the system overall weaker. Absurd justifications like "it's better to play Zelda in the glaring sun or near a urinating hobo by a bus stop" make me groan. This just sounds like the old Nintendo fanboy rigmarole where they can't come up with valid reasons to champion the hardware, so they pretend stupid or ridiculous things are somehow worth celebrating.

I'm glad you're enjoying it for reasonably valid reasons!
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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2018 1:59 pm 
 

Resident_Hazard wrote:
I have... a lot... of portable systems. They're a focus right now in my collecting (I must have bought over a dozen Game Gear games in the past month), and I do enjoy the ability to just fire them up if someone else is using the main TV, like my girlfriend or my son.

Do you collect only official portable systems, or have you gone down the rabbit hole for portables for emulators? I tried to get my hands on the GCW Zero a few months back. They appear to only make then in select stock, and I have no idea if they still make them because they can't be found at any of the authorized dealers. If you're interested in adding to your collection, Neo Geo is supposed to be coming out with a portable system to play some of those old Neo Geo games.

Currently playing through Tomb Raider 2013. I love just about everything about this game. The traversing and collectible-hunting is a blast, and the puzzles are simple and quick enough to keep up the pace of the game. On the note of pacing, the game does an excellent job breaking up the open, exploratory elements of the game with the occasional Uncharted-style setpiece as well as the puzzles, and I think it all just gels really well together. I'm still dipping my toes into Frontier Defense Mode for TitanFall 2 that has provided me endless hours of entertainment. The player-count has held relatively steady, thank god.

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Resident_Hazard
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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 9:20 am 
 

FasterDisaster wrote:
Resident_Hazard wrote:
I have... a lot... of portable systems. They're a focus right now in my collecting (I must have bought over a dozen Game Gear games in the past month), and I do enjoy the ability to just fire them up if someone else is using the main TV, like my girlfriend or my son.

Do you collect only official portable systems, or have you gone down the rabbit hole for portables for emulators? I tried to get my hands on the GCW Zero a few months back. They appear to only make then in select stock, and I have no idea if they still make them because they can't be found at any of the authorized dealers. If you're interested in adding to your collection, Neo Geo is supposed to be coming out with a portable system to play some of those old Neo Geo games.



Generally just "official" machines, but I suppose even that's a gray area these days. I have both Ouya and GameStick, despite their dismal fates. Pretty sure GameStop purchased GameStick with the intended purpose of killing it. I had not heard of the GCW Zero, but thus far, crowd-funded machines have not fared well in any capacity. I'm talking Ouya, GameStick, and the grossly ill-fated Coleco Chameleon, which turned out to be utter bullshit.

There's lot of seeming support of retro and indie, and the reality tends to operate completely the opposite. Gamers tend to complain about indie more than they support it now, to the point that "indie" is half the time used as a slur and half the time used as if it's an entire singular genre, which is aggravating and baffling. So, I'm curious about this CGW Zero platform (that name needs serious work, it is not easy to recall).

Retro collecting is eating itself to death with an over-abundance of dickwads that only see dollar signs and resellers artificially forcing prices to obscene levels. You have people selling Super Mario World for SNES for $20 or more. That game is insanely common and came packed with most SNES consoles. You'd have to be a grade-A sucker to pay more than $5 for Super Mario World--but resellers demand it. Neo-Geo stuff is badly expensive, unfortunately. Which brings me to the new Neo-Geo Mini revival, which I'm guessing is what you're referring to. It's interesting, but I have the last, also ill-fated Neo-Geo revival, the Neo-Geo X, which had some issues, but I really enjoyed, and am very disappointed to see that it failed so soon after launch when Tommo and SNK's deal soured.

I'm currently mixed on the Neo-Geo arcade mini, as I have the X, and I'm pretty sure it'll have all the same games... but is already on a bigger screen, with AES-style controllers. Neo-Geo has a fascinating history, and an interesting catalog of games, but like Nintendo, when they go retro, they tend to re-release the same titles over and over again. Another collector friend of mine is looking forward to it. He's a big Neo Geo fan, and has an AES unit and something like 11 games.

Lately, I've been adding to Game Boys, Game Gear, Lynx, Virtual Boy, and I finished my Microvision collection (those unaware, that is the first cartridge-based portable system, and can be seen in one of the early Friday the 13th movies). It only had 11 games released for it. The last one is unopened. I generally open my games, but I will be keeping that one sealed.
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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 9:42 am 
 

Yeah, I liked the GCW Zero because it was small and square. I didn't want a portable that you had to flip open. I also liked the classic buttons on it. Honestly, for stuff like the Ouya, I would clean that up, put back in it's box and see how much you can sell it for in a decade. It won't be worth much else except to hardcore collectors, of which it appears you are one. :lol:

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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 3:18 pm 
 

I've been replaying Hyper Light Drifter again. NG+ was a bit too tricky after some months off so I'm breezing through a regular NG. I can safely say this and Specter Knight are two of my favorite games of all time. I'm replaying that one as well.

I finally gave up on a buddy wanting to play Mother Russia Bleeds with me so I'm just doing it myself. The pixel-art is gorgeous and the violent overkill is satisfying as fuck.
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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 6:25 pm 
 

Don't use any Nekro in the last stage.
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PostPosted: Fri May 25, 2018 7:03 pm 
 

Sounds like I may never beat it but I appreciate the tip!
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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 12:13 am 
 

Jonpo wrote:
Sounds like I may never beat it but I appreciate the tip!

I also recommend playing on the easiest difficulty. It's already difficult enough. I'm not going to give away any spoilers, but I have a recorded run-through of the last boss that took me over an hour. I can fork it over if you want it once you get there. It's kind of a joy to fail a bunch as you're seeing it play out for the first few times.

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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 3:09 am 
 

God damn. It's been pretty easy so far. Guess I'm still very early. I think it's on the default difficulty at the moment. I might scale it if things become hateful.
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PostPosted: Sat May 26, 2018 9:48 pm 
 

It reminds me a lot of Streets Of Rage 3; there's just a lot of timing-based stuff that's easy to fuck up and has a very small margin for error.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:07 pm 
 

Been into the remastered Dark Souls a fair bit the last few days. Probably my favourite part is that you can change the "UI scale" - one of my biggest gripes with the original was that the resolution was too small. Now it's basically DS3, except it's still a LOT harder. Huzzah! Also seems to be a good amount of action online, too - been pretty heavily co-opping and it generally only takes a few seconds to get summoned.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:10 pm 
 

I've been invading and cooping non-stop. Send help
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:41 pm 
 

Nioh-Gaiden-Souls-Borne!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4IpLoUAcXU

Damn, that looks awesome.

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OH MY FUCKING GOD THAT LOOKS SICK!!!
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 6:34 pm 
 

That looks fucking amaaaaaaaaazing. Calling it, gonna be my GOTY 2019 :lol:

Looks like a pre-set character instead of character creator this time though :(. Oh well, Nioh was still amazing, this should be, too.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:45 pm 
 

Were they like...challenged by Nioh? This almost seems personal lol. The combat looks faster and more fluid than any From Soft game I've touched. Stupid hype.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 9:42 pm 
 

A Grave shirt at E3, definitely didn't expect that.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 9:51 pm 
 

Division 2 will probably be more of the same...and I'm fine with that since The Division turned great with the 1.7 update and virtually incredible with 1.8.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:09 pm 
 

Hahahaha, Cyberpunk somehow looks even worse than I thought it would :lol: .
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 11:10 pm 
 

Razakel wrote:
Nioh-Gaiden-Souls-Borne!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4IpLoUAcXU

Damn, that looks awesome.

This is the best fucking thing ever. And yeah, it does look like they took Nioh kinda personal :lol:

Bring it on.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:09 am 
 

Soooo that Devolver Digital conf was something :lol: That lady on stage was savage as fuck, loved her.

Metal Wolf Chaos localized/ported is finally confirmed. How silly. MECH AMERICA GREAT AGAIN :lol:

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Hahahaha, Cyberpunk somehow looks even worse than I thought it would :lol: .

I'm as puzzled by this as I am by the "OMG HYPE" reactions. There was zero gameplay shown. How can anyone think it looks good or bad is beyond me because we have no idea what the game is about or what it'll play like.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:15 am 
 

^
because it's made by the Witcher 3 people who darkeningday has something weirdly personal against.

But more importantly...holy shiiiiiiiiit new DOOM! I was pretty optimistic this was gonna be announced at E3, and this trailer is fucking sick! Can't wait, can't wait!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oVwrpfo_QA

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:38 am 
 

Oh come on, Cyberpunk looked horrible. Boring cartoony art design with cyberpunk elements so mild and superficial even William Gibson had to step out of his grave for a second and complain about it. And of course it was replete with an awful gravel-voiced American voice over repeating cookie-cutter dialog so generic it felt like placeholder writing they forgot to fill in later.

And every Witcher game had excellent cinematic trailers, especially the third.

CP2077 doesn't even look like it was made by the same team... which shouldn't be surprising, given that their turnover rate is on par with Taco Bell. It still could theoretically be saved by good gameplay (though highly unlikely given the only game they made with good gameplay was the great Witcher 1), but that trailer looks and sounds and feels utterly atrocious.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:05 pm 
 

^ I just watched the trailer and while I wasn't blown away by it or anything, but I'll wait till there's game play footage before shitting all over it.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yrE9RU ... e=youtu.be

Holy shit.

Will it be as hard as the first?
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 5:41 pm 
 

another E3, another whole bunch of "trailer" FMVs and everyone gushing.
hardly a new criticism but jeez

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:49 pm 
 

I'm hyped for Shadows Die Twice and Ubisoft teased 4 new character classes coming to For Honor. I'm so stoked.

Oh, and I picked Bloodborne back up and nabbed Ludwigs Holy Blade. I feel like a total bad ass.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:19 pm 
 

Uhhhh this Ghost of Tsushima gameplay looks outrageously cool also?

https://youtu.be/lqfx-1UrT-0

First I've heard of it.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:40 am 
 

FasterDisaster wrote:
It reminds me a lot of Streets Of Rage 3; there's just a lot of timing-based stuff that's easy to fuck up and has a very small margin for error.


This game for me brings up great memories. For me anyway I'll take video games such as this over most if not all games being made today and I realize that's a opinion a lot of people disagree with. I respect their opinion.

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CoconutBackwards wrote:
^ I just watched the trailer and while I wasn't blown away by it or anything, but I'll wait till there's game play footage before shitting all over it.

That's fair.

I really wish you'd consider going back to ELEX again. They finally fully patched the console versions, along with a whole bunch of new features... It's apparently nearly equal to the PC now.
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I'm cautiously optimistic but still a bit unsure about the Ghost of Tsushima gameplay. I hope it's great, and I love the iaido and kenjutsu moves, but I got a weird early AssCreed vibe with enemies taking turns to attack, and I hope it's not just pressing a timed counter button to get a flash animation but a real actual combat system with stances etc. like in Nioh. If it's the latter.... then sooooooold. That photo mode is gonna be glorious.

Also, Nioh 2 announced. :hyper: Not much shown yet, but still good news. So we got 3 samurai action games coming in the next year or two. Noice.

The Last of Us 2 is gonna be sick, too.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:09 am 
 

Oh yeah, Beyond Good and Evil 2 is alive... somehow.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:52 am 
 

Fair play on the mechanics of Ghost being a complete mystery. It just LOOKED so rad. I would accept a not-so-challenging combat system if it's feels good to play in. I'm sure I'll be plenty frustrated with Sekiro!
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:07 am 
 

EEEEEEEEEE! Even though I'm the biggest baby when it comes to survival horror games, the first Resident Evil remaster was glorious. Can't wait to get my hands on this.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtxJtQa6VSw
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^ I just watched the trailer and while I wasn't blown away by it or anything, but I'll wait till there's game play footage before shitting all over it.

That's fair.

I really wish you'd consider going back to ELEX again. They finally fully patched the console versions, along with a whole bunch of new features... It's apparently nearly equal to the PC now.


Really? If they fixed the problems with the map and load times that sounds like it could be worth going back to.
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https://www.pcgamer.com/embargoed-11am- ... ark-souls/

I've gotta see this demo. Some wild stuff here though. No RPG elements whatsoever. No multiplayer.

This bit though...sounds awesome:
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While Kitao was unwilling to give too many specifics on combat systems, I can safely say that Sekiro is unlike anything we've seen in other From Software games. Instead of hacking away at an enemy's health bar, Kitao says famed director Hidetaka Miyazaki wanted to capture the feel of "swords clashing."

While there's still HP, combat revolves around 'posture.' When you attack an enemy, they'll easily block your attack but will lose posture each time. Once lowered enough, they'll be open to a gory finishing move, but the same goes for you. As enemies attack, blocking lowers your posture unless you block perfectly (similar to parrying in Dark Souls). With a perfect block you'll actually throw the enemy off balance and lower their posture instead.

In this way, combat in Sekiro feels more authentic to a sword duel: A battle of attrition as each tries desperately to create an opening to deliver a fatal strike. Once you finally trip a foe up enough, you can hit them with a 'Shinobi Death Blow'—a gleefully bloody finisher that kills weaker enemies instantly.


Can't find any footage of this demo on YT. Really looking forward to seeing it.
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Miyazaki does kendo confirmed :metal:
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:39 pm 
 

I had to pick Nioh back up. I quit super early into it anyways. Going to try to be a little smarter in my approach this time.

I don't mind dying to the same boss one million times, it's literally not knowing which direction to take or not being able to find a pathway I need that always shuts me down.
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I feel like there are a lot of cool weapons that don't get much love in video games. Whips got some attention in Castlevania but not many places else, and then katars, kukris, chakrams, and chain flails are just barely ever used. I wanna see more cool exotic weapons. D:
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CoconutBackwards wrote:
darkeningday wrote:
I really wish you'd consider going back to ELEX again. They finally fully patched the console versions, along with a whole bunch of new features... It's apparently nearly equal to the PC now.


Really? If they fixed the problems with the map and load times that sounds like it could be worth going back to.

There were many fixes, though I'm not sure what the issue with the map was.

I'm guessing that the inventory lag you experienced was because you're a hoarder :P. You can sell anything you want (quest items can't be sold) or you can place anything you like into chests and they'll remain there permanently. This wasn't an issue with the PC version, but PB are pretty clueless when it comes to understanding consoles :P.


Anyway, Ghost of Tsushima definitely has the best physics I've seen in any third-person game to date. The foliage is just insane.
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