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 No.58174[Reply]

Any wizards interested in playing EDF?

I main fencer. The OP must be at least 75 charsararaarararaararararararararararararaarararararas


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 No.57822[Reply]

I'm seeking feedback, criticism, and suggestions to improve the DVGGT. What makes sense? What's unclear? What aspects do you disagree with?

I'm sick of every game on Steam being labeled an action-adventure-RPG-simulation. Dewey Decimal invented a taxonomy for literature. There is no reason why we can't do the same.
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 No.57859

>>57822
Cool effort, but like someone said above a genre will always be something ambiguous because their definition are always subjective.

 No.58127

This is not an accurate portrayal of games because of how strict the web is for instance you have modded maps in csgo the mic a walking simulator with rhythm hence you can surf basically the only thing holding you back is your mind and as long as you start of graphing or charting in such simple strict terms you are limiting you’re options for games >>57822

 No.58133

>>58127
alright so warcraft 3 is every genre on that list… yeah, that would be annoying. i can see why you would omit modded content from categorization

 No.58134

>if you control multiple characters in an rpg and there is no permadeath you must either play a jrpg or an earthbound-like

 No.58145

>>58127
>>58133
Surely the application of a mod would be a separate classification. Like the base game is classified X, but with this mod it's classified Y.



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 No.58112[Reply]

Play Xenoblade Chronicles 3. Second to only Xenoblade Chronicles X.

X>3>2>2
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 No.58115

>>58114
>buzzwords buzzwords buzzwords
lol

 No.58116

Yeah I will because it actually looks really good. But xenoblade games are far too fucking long and it's probably better to just wait for the expansion pass to finish releasing anyway.

 No.58117

>>58115
>I disagree with your because you're wrong!
retard.

 No.58119

no switch and can't be arsed emulating
is x a good entry point into the series? i might try that on cemu

 No.58120

>>58119
The mechanics in X can be obtuse and the game can be a little overwhelming to start with but yes it's fine place to start although it doesn't really have any relation to the other games.



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 No.55545[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Nebuchadnezzar. Man this game caught me by surprise. Just found out about this title 2 days ago. It has been consuming my life like no other game in a very long time. I'm a fan of the old city building managers like Caesar and Cleopatra but this one really hit it for me. Starting with the setting. Ancient Mesopotamia is one of those historical periods I was always fascinated by but for whatever reason never actually got in the right frame of mind to really sit down and read about it more closely. Nebuchadnezzar is divided by campaigns where you manage important Mesopotamian cities, from the neolithic and early bronze age, all the way to late iron age and classical antiquity. From Sumerians to Neo-Babylonians.

If you have played some city management games before this, it will be familiar to you but there are some very charming things about Nebuchadnezzar that I quite enjoy it and makes it perhaps my favorite of the bunch. I think the most interesting thing about the gameplay is how insidious failure is. You make a mistake but it won't be obvious at all until your city starts to fall apart, very slowly at first and then a sudden collapse if you neglect to realize it in time. There's a fair amount of micromanagement here which makes your mistakes harder to notice. You are just busy doing something else, without realizing a crisis is coming your way. This aspect alone fascinates me but there's a lot more to it than that.

Now, I've never ran an ancient, craddle of civilization city in real life before but I imagine this game does a good job simulating that in some areas. For example the constant fight for adequate space. It's no coincidence all ancient civilizations began near a river. It's amazing what a logistical nightmare Nebuchadnezzar can become because of the location of a river. If you're not very careful with how you plan things out, you'll waste that very, very precious valley space and your entire city will be churning in pain as you try to avoid your citizens to run out of bread. There's a very satisfying learning curve here where each catastrophic failure will teach you very valuable lessons.

Speaking of failure, this game doesn't pull any punches. It's quite hard if you compare to most games these gays, even on normal setting. Just learning how everything works is not enough. It will also test your patience in a good way. The objectives for each campaign really test how well your city is running. One of the common goalPost too long. Click here to view the full text.
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 No.57944

Playing halo infinite. Started playing on my TV because sitting on the couch is comfy, but console controls for an FPS are terrible. I have no idea why some normies prefer this.

 No.57950

Since you guys are in the topic of low poly games I'll ask.
Lately I've seen people claiming playstation games actually look better than n64 games, now back in he day it was pretty much an accepted fact that while the playstation had more and better games, the n64 looked better, I've yet to see a playstation game that looks as well as Conker's Bad Fur Day or Majora's Mask, for example.
I don't know if it's nostalgia, or the fact that ps emulators work better than n64 emus, or if I've been actually wrong the entire time but it's the weirdest shit I swear. One thing I will concede is that having CDs allowed playstation to have more detailed textures, because of the storage space, so maybe it looks better when upscaled? So I don't know, maybe people haven't really played the games on original hardware and crt TVs as intended

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>>55545
Thanks for this
Just finished it
Although it did get a bit repetitive towards the end missions, when you had figured out the perfect way to build your city
But great game nonetheless

 No.57957

>>57944
I own Halo Infinite on both PC and Console and honestly playing using a controller is way better, aiming is better on PC but every other action is a fucking chore, the controller is great and the game itself is designed around controllers.

 No.57964

>>57944
>halo
somewhat related, did you hear about the $20k halo 2 challenege to beat the legendary campaign with all skulls and no deaths?

i'm excited that it gets people interested in playing the older halo games again. i like the idea of a rich streamer setting up something like this, it's almost like they are acting as a patron to increase the game's popularity. i hope other people do similar things to other games


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 No.53822[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Thread for games you managed to finish and your thoughts on it.


So I finished Amnesia Dark Descent yesterday. Horror is a favorite genre of mine in any media and this is a game I wanted to play for a long, long time now but several reasons, from depression to not giving a shit about games anymore, kept getting in the way. This is a spoiler free review of it.

It's the mid 1800s and you play as Daniel, a guy who went on an expedition in Africa and found something in a forgotten, ancient catacomb. The object is 'cursed' though, which prompts him to write letters to geologists, historians and anyone in Europe for help. A baron named Alexander writes back saying he can help and Daniel should go to his castle in Germany at once. You spend the entire game exploring the castle, its secrets, finding notes and letters that reveal more about the curse, the object, yourself and everything else. That's the premise of the whole thing.

As far as the story goes, it has a few nice ideas here and there but overall it's nothing too new or exciting. Here's where the magic of this game happens however. Everything this game does, it does it in an very brief, nice length measure, both with its story as well as with its gameplay. The story is fairly simple and straight forward, though you have to reach the end to realize that. It's entertaining because they didn't bloat it with any unnecessary fluff nor stretch it to pretend there's more than it actually is.

The gameplay is pretty much exploration/stealth on one side and puzzles on the other. Now, it's been a year since I played a game and I kinda had forgotten already how much video game logic there is in video games. Amnesia is particularly chock-full with video game logic. For example, during the entire game you need to keep close to light sources to keep your sanity up, but you can't just grab one of the thousands of candles or torches you find along the way, you need to use a lamp that burns oil extremely fast or keep lighting the candles with tinderboxes. Moving torches or candles is IMPOSSIBLE. Sometimes you'll need an object to solve puzzles, like using a hammer for example, but you can't use one of the several hammers you find lying around, or a rock for that matter, you need that one specific hammer you find in some other part of the map. You can't just use any iron bar, it has to be the 'right' iron bar. You can't just use any of the several jars or glasses on the floor, Post too long. Click here to view the full text.
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 No.57916

>>57879

which gta? all of them?

i would say bully is better than gta 3 and vice city

 No.57931

>>57916
Nah San Andreas onward, it plays very similar to SA

 No.58039

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Finished Talos Principle and its DLCs
It's pretty good
Except for that stupid moon landing puzzle, fuck that

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Finished Braid, it's a good game, simple but with somewhat complex puzzles. My only problem with it is that some of the puzzles give you too little margin for error, even when you figure the puzzle out they give you just the exact amount of time to pull the solution off, which in some cases made me wonder if I was even doing the right thing, not a huge fan of the art style, game is hand drawn but the characters look kinda ugly to me, I guess it's a matter of taste.

 No.58719

Danganronpa 1-3 and Phoenix wright AA.


Danganronpa is just irredeemable shit, that gets stupider and more formulaic as time goes on. No idea why there is such a big social media fandom for these games, the murders are usually ridiculous and the characters are poorly written. Only interesting thing was the first game setting and that eventually got destroyed as well.

Phoenix Wright didn't exactly draw me in either. The cases are long and hard to deduce with all the twists, and the cross-examinations mechanic just seemed rather trivial. Edgeworth was the only really stand-out character in the cast


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 No.57801[Reply]

wizardly video game right here

https://redream.io/

i am playing it again using this emulator^

i used to play it when i was a kid but never got far. it's one of the games that requires a guide or walkthrough

 No.57802

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I played the PS1 version when I was a kid. It was a fun game, but I never finished it.
On the other hand, the GBC version is a real gem. It's a weird hybrid between a stealth game and Pac-man.

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i bet the game finally



 No.57767[Reply]

people who complain about leavers in games have no sense of probability or soul. why play a league game where everybody is losing lane hard and cant outscale? why play a csgo game where you are getting rolled 10-0? why play a overwatch game where you are getting fullheld after they did a clean sweep? not just in terms of probability to win but also just the soul of it. these games are unfun, shitty, and often sources of rage. so just fucking leave. simple.
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 No.57789

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>westfield
>friendly team sees chance to win and either lemmings or suicides
>just my elc and afk arty vs a bunch of lagging turks and romanians in stronk tenks
it's time

 No.57790

you have to have honor

 No.57791

overall it can be a waste of time, but in rare cases you can come back and win and the glory is worth it

 No.57794

You can learn from defeat as well.

 No.57795

>>57791
it's not, often times you have to drop a 30-40 piece
making a 5v5 game feel like a 1v9



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 No.53688[Reply]

does anyone think that this game is going to be a garbage fire like battle field 5
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 No.56161

>>56158
>they are making money off this?
Like 80 cents on steam on sell, mostly to pay for the servers.
I think full price it's a dollar.
Also it isn't a mod, they built the whole thing from scratch in unity.

 No.56187

Its crazy rembering the whole timeline for this. How it started with some rumors about BF6 early in 2021, then the 1st leaked images of just a space ship in spring 2021, Tom's rumors about a robot dog. Everyone getting hyped up that this was going to be a return to BF4 modern day warfare. Waiting an extra hour just to watch the 1st trailer drop in the summer. A trailer for a trailer. Then the terrible beta. But people rebounding in hope towards launch that it might be fixed on time. Its really the 1st game where I followed the hype from start to end.

 No.56192

>>56161
I see. Sounds fair.

 No.57686

they are turning things around for Season 1

 No.57739

>>55907
The thumbnail alone sums up all modern multiplayer games for me - I just wanna be a cool mook soldier, not some cringe donnut steel tryhard (bonus poo points if ugly and unappealing).



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 No.57736[Reply]

>finally tries WC3 reforged
<ok the game is bad but I supposed they at least revamped the world editor. Better UI? No more hardcoded spells and attributes? Trigger editor more instinctive
>opened editor
>hasn't changed at all since the 2000s
>closes the game

I thought they'd pay more respect to such an emblematic software but alas it's modern day blizzard…

 No.57737

they had to use electron to create the loading menu and interfaces for reforged. they are incompetent javascript retards, you think they are capable of revamping that engine



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 No.56358[Reply]

Is anyone here still playing oldschool runescape? Post here

Update:
Wizardchan has a clan now!
Name: Wizardchan
You can message nettokun, dark magepal, blackvinegar, crabkid, androginid, or cherryboy95 for an invite
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 No.57561

>>57560
always wanted it since i was a kid.

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 No.57721

This game is full of woketards and oddly most people seem to speak using some american ghetto and negro vernacular. Is there a way to mute everyone?

 No.57722

>>57721
that's just the internet in general

 No.57728

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I been sitting down for around 10 hours a day and grinding woodcutting for the past week. It's insanely easy, just sit by the PC. I don't know how long I can keep it up, but I've done like 3m xp now is all. An account not in the hundreds of millions aren't shit IMHO. I'm shooting for 2k total before I (probably) take a break. Pic is doings. I will be here for another 65 more hours or so until I hit 90.



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