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May 24th, 2012, 16:27
Originally Posted by Tragos View Post
Alrik likes RPGs in Transport Tycoon Candyland setting ?
Yes, indeed.

And I am fully aware of how much people will laugh at me.

(Besides, I don't remember Transport Tycoon having "candyland" setting. It looked much different to me. Or was it Railroad Tycoon ?)

Originally Posted by Cacheperl View Post
That might all be true, but is the solution really to act like a hipster and disregard the fashion completely?
I don't say that they are bad from a technical perspective.

It's just that I don't like the setting.

I still believe, after all of these years, that it is possible to present "mature" themes in an non-dark & non-gritty way.

Originally Posted by sakichop View Post
If you believe that then shouldn't you say good buy to all video games. Not just CDPR.
Indeed. Nowadays I'm actually watching myself withdraw more and more from PC games, and rather invest my energy elsewhere.

Another solution would be to buy myself a Wii and play Mario games.

(And the British "Retro" magazine reminded me in/with their current issue that there indeed once was a Mario RPG !)

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. (E.F.Schumacher, Economist, Source)
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