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@  xcrash1998 : (21 September 2018 - 05:46 PM) I like games that actually reward you for reaching more difficult objectives.
A good example would be the golden ballon in Super Mario Oddisey it more like a trophy and less like an in game side note of what you did.
@  Fire Blazer : (17 September 2018 - 07:13 AM) but like yeah I get more trophies/achievements in games that I just happened to play more bcuz the game itself was fun or w/e and it's like oh ok i also will get these things just through doing the stuff i wanted to do anyway, that's cool i guess lol
@  Fire Blazer : (17 September 2018 - 07:08 AM) like they don't rly hurt but they aren't something of particular value, it's kinda like a fancy alert with a title that tells u u did a thing, it's not bad but im not rly one to go out of my way to obtain the validation of a video game through something that can usually just be done via spending enough time/effort on it

(getting to like the top X% of a competitive multiplayer game or smth would be a diff story, but in that case i wouldn't even want an achievement, i feel like just getting there should feel rewarding in itself, so... yeah, lol)
@  Fire Blazer : (17 September 2018 - 07:07 AM) yeah I'm not a trophy/achievement guy lol
@  acceptance : (13 September 2018 - 10:35 PM) That's just not incentive enough for me, man.
@  acceptance : (13 September 2018 - 10:34 PM) Plus with modern gaming a lot of the time the most you can hope for if you get all the collectibles is a trophy/achievement. Which I suppose is valuable to some people, but it's not gonna add anything to the game whatsoever.
@  Fire Blazer : (12 September 2018 - 05:58 PM) like yeah sidequests with an actual crafted scenario to them, post-game dungeons that aren't TOO much grinding/rehashed content, etc. are cool
@  Fire Blazer : (12 September 2018 - 05:57 PM) yeah I only like completionist stuff if it's like meaningful content/not super grindy but usually at some point it becomes kind of annoying so meh
@  acceptance : (11 September 2018 - 01:01 AM) Gotta love unforgivingly difficult super bosses. (Looking at you, Lingering Will.)
@  acceptance : (11 September 2018 - 01:00 AM) I cannot do the whole collectible thing. It always feel so tedious. Sidequests and EX dungeons are always fun though.
@  xcrash1998 : (09 September 2018 - 06:56 AM) So thats perfect for me
@  xcrash1998 : (09 September 2018 - 06:55 AM) I am rather obsessed with completing on 100% unless it is completely unreasonable to do so
@  Fire Blazer : (03 September 2018 - 04:51 AM) if they ever make a sequel/spiritual successor or the like at the very least it should have my attention, haha
@  Fire Blazer : (03 September 2018 - 04:50 AM) so yeah, great, great game overall, I even bought the expansion and played the heck out of that too because it was so much fun. Think I ended up almost 100%ing it (basically fully explored the map IIRC, not sure I did everything but at the very least I should have gotten pretty close).

and I'm not really a completionist either, so again... just speaks volumes about how fun the game was IMO.
@  Fire Blazer : (03 September 2018 - 04:48 AM) Awesome gameplay, sweet enemies, an overall interesting premise and plot along with some solid writing, even the soundtrack was decent for a Western game, lol... but of course, the VISUALS. whew. the game looks soooo good. couldn't help but take pictures even though I don't usually consider myself that kinda guy, lol. the environments and hyper-realistic look are just so visually appealing I was often kinda mesmerized, similar to how I felt with Xenoblade X.
@  Fire Blazer : (03 September 2018 - 04:46 AM) I'm surprised to have finally found some other people who have played and liked that game though. I was excited for Horizon: Zero Dawn and got it at launch and ended up basically binging it, IIRC even putting P5 on hold for a bit, because it was just so much fun.
@  Fire Blazer : (03 September 2018 - 04:46 AM) ouch @ potential april fools lol
@  Rujio : (02 September 2018 - 09:34 AM) Still an excellent game. One of the more interesting stories I've come across in a game, especially an open-world one, and some pretty solid characters and worldbuilding. The gameplay is fun and works really, really well in the setting, too.
@  Rujio : (02 September 2018 - 09:31 AM) Although that article is from April 1st and my google searches are not revealing any other evidence of a PC release...
@  Rujio : (02 September 2018 - 09:29 AM) Ah yes! I just played that game this past summer with my friends (who have a PS4) and it really was great! I'm really glad it's coming to PC so I can have it myself, and also because I've got some PS-less friends who would really enjoy it.

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Posted 23 July 2017 - 02:52 AM

I finally have a working setup to make let's play videos so I'd like to do a trial run. What game should I play? Vote here: http://www.strawpoll.me/13502930

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Posted 23 July 2017 - 03:01 AM

I typically don't vote for Let's Plays...but then I saw XCOM 2.

 

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Posted 24 July 2017 - 05:36 AM

Alright so the poll has reached a point I hadn't anticipated. It's tied between Xcom 2 and Oblivion. If fact it was tied between various games the whole time. Since I'd like to get this started I have decided to be tie breaker and choose on of the winning games. And my choice iiiiiiiiiiis........... OBLIVION!!! For those who game didn't win don't worry. If all goes well I will eventually do let's plays of all of these games.


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Posted 24 July 2017 - 05:33 PM

I voted XCOM2, because it's the only game I have some real interest in XP


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Posted 24 July 2017 - 09:42 PM

After doing a recording of Oblivion I can see I'm not very good commenting over that kind of game. So while I will still be LPing Oblivion for practice, I think I will bring in Xcom 2 as well. Expect a roster post sometime in the future.

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Posted 25 July 2017 - 02:00 AM

After doing a recording of Oblivion I can see I'm not very good commenting over that kind of game. So while I will still be LPing Oblivion for practice, I think I will bring in Xcom 2 as well. Expect a roster post sometime in the future.

Question: can I use those rosters characters you create as well?  I've been waiting until a fairly stable version of LW for War of the Chosen is available before doing anything in terms of LPing and would love to add more to the roster pool.


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Posted 25 July 2017 - 05:17 AM

I don't use LW but sure. That being said anyone on here want to be one of my soldiers? Copy and fill out the form below if so. On stuff like hair style and class you don't need to be specific. Just a general idea will do the trick.

 

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(I use a number of mods which add armors from Halo, Mass Effect, Gears of War etc. If you would like your trooper to use armors from a mod like this give me the specifics here. If I don't have the mod with the gear you want I will be more than happy to download it so long as it is on the Steam Workshop.)

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