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Forum: Off-Topic March 22nd, 2019, 18:45
Replies: 11,898
Views: 918,018
Posted By duerer
Sekiro. Started only a few hours earlier, so no…

Sekiro.
Started only a few hours earlier, so no elaborated opinions yet -- but what I've seen and played so far, I like this game a LOT!
Forum: Off-Topic March 13th, 2019, 20:01
Replies: 2,507
Views: 267,360
Posted By duerer
After hearing about the drama of skavenhorde, I…

After hearing about the drama of skavenhorde, I felt the urge to read Charles Bukowski's brilliant Post Office. You should do the same.
Forum: General RPG March 12th, 2019, 19:40
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By duerer
https://www.polygon.com/2019/3/12/18256052/indie-g…

https://www.polygon.com/2019/3/12/18256052/indie-game-release-steam

Now this is a very insightful article, and a must read for all aspiring indie developers.
Digest the info and think about it.
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2019, 13:38
Replies: 45
Views: 1,099
Posted By duerer
My two cents on survival elements… It…

My two cents on survival elements…

It depends what are you after in an RPG.
Or more exactly: what you call an RPG.

Many forum posters have specific definitions of their RPG experience --…
Forum: News Comments March 6th, 2019, 17:04
Replies: 8
Views: 560
Posted By duerer
I like to view things objectively, so the…

I like to view things objectively, so the mainstream opinion is just as valuable to me as the hardcore's.

Speaking of mainstream: I think Skyrim is a very interesting title to mention now….
Forum: News Comments March 6th, 2019, 16:02
Replies: 8
Views: 560
Posted By duerer
I think it is quite interesting to compare KCD…

I think it is quite interesting to compare KCD to, say, Elex:
Piranha Bytes' effort, is mostly praised by hardcore RPGamers and dismissed by the mainstream.
KCD, however, is divisive even among…
Forum: Off-Topic March 5th, 2019, 10:57
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By duerer
Hope I'm not late from the party… Aside the…

Hope I'm not late from the party…

Aside the Usual Suspects of Nintendo (Zelda, Mario Odyssey, Smash Bros), these games I found are pretty good on Switch, despite their PC origins:

Skyrim: this…
Forum: Off-Topic February 28th, 2019, 13:44
Replies: 41
Views: 955
Posted By duerer
How the world will end? Easy. I will fart a big…

How the world will end?
Easy. I will fart a big one.

On a serious note:
Easy. I will die, so the world will end.
See also:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immanuel_Kant
Forum: News Comments February 26th, 2019, 16:40
Replies: 13
Views: 702
Posted By duerer
Good news - looking forward to play this! …

Good news - looking forward to play this!

Semi-OT:
I think I could worship 24/7 any random Evil Deity for a Dragon Wars remake!
Tell me O Evil One, what goat shall I sacrifice for your fancy to…
Forum: General RPG February 25th, 2019, 15:46
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By duerer
Had a long informal chat with interns recently,…

Had a long informal chat with interns recently, and I realized that such stuff could be very dangerous for wannabe game developers.

Despite all the good intentions of these tutorial releases, most…
Forum: General Non-RPG February 25th, 2019, 12:45
Replies: 117
Views: 2,808
Posted By duerer
By the way… Anthem was never meant to be an…

By the way…
Anthem was never meant to be an RPG, it was always meant to be a loot shooter, similar to Destiny.

Problem is, Anthem was marketed as a Bioware game, so the most of us had wet…
Forum: Off-Topic February 22nd, 2019, 12:41
Replies: 29
Views: 709
Posted By duerer
In my book: one of those Gremlins-wannabe s*ts,…

In my book: one of those Gremlins-wannabe s*ts, like:
Critters, Ghoulies, Troll
Excellent for drinking games: down the hatch when someone screams in terror!

On a more educated level:
Flashdance…
Forum: News Comments February 22nd, 2019, 12:21
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By duerer
Remember my earlier rant about EA's problems? …

Remember my earlier rant about EA's problems?
Quick recap: a company with a fanbase from the past, tries to embrace a younger audience -- and the result is a very schizophrenic company.

I think…
Forum: News Comments February 21st, 2019, 16:14
Replies: 21
Views: 811
Posted By duerer
I second Nethergate. A real underdog. Also,…

I second Nethergate. A real underdog.

Also, I highly recommend Geneforge 1. A superb series overall.

Both games are a bit different from the norm, but that's the point.

Nethergate:
+ an…
Forum: Off-Topic February 21st, 2019, 13:31
Replies: 832
Views: 54,223
Posted By duerer
Don't know the details, but a possible…

Don't know the details, but a possible explanation could be this:

1. To cut labor costs, Beth might use somekinda automated system for detecting misbehavior.

2. And, as we all know, automated…
Forum: General MMORPG February 19th, 2019, 19:06
Replies: 32
Views: 484
Posted By duerer
Idiocy is the main driving force nowadays.

Idiocy is the main driving force nowadays.
Forum: Off-Topic February 19th, 2019, 13:18
Replies: 11,898
Views: 918,018
Posted By duerer
Metro: Exodus (PS4) Just a couple of hours…

Metro: Exodus (PS4)

Just a couple of hours in, so far I like it.
The usual Metro quirks are in full force though: scripted events are very glitchy and the whole game has a slightly uneven feel.
Forum: News Comments February 19th, 2019, 12:00
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By duerer
Well, I support them by buying their completed…

Well, I support them by buying their completed games.
What I do not support is their method of work: create an over-ambitious title, that is clearly beyond their resources and sell it half-baked….
Forum: News Comments February 19th, 2019, 11:27
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By duerer
It is a habit of mine for NOT buying anything…

It is a habit of mine for NOT buying anything from Larian, InXile, Obsidian, CDProjekt, etc on day one. They will eventually come up with these Definitive Editions, Enhanced Editions, Directors Cuts…
Forum: Off-Topic February 18th, 2019, 10:42
Replies: 11,898
Views: 918,018
Posted By duerer
Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria Oh boy - this game…

Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria
Oh boy - this game rocks! Better late than never ;)

For the uninitiated:
VP2 : S is a highly experimental jRPG, that feels absolutely unique to this very day.
Its…
Forum: News Comments February 14th, 2019, 17:23
Replies: 70
Views: 2,078
Posted By duerer
FYI, Zelda's story is structured in a very…

FYI, Zelda's story is structured in a very different manner than e.g. Witcher 3.
Instead of telling a story in a linear three-act way, Zelda presents a vague lore and an initial mystery at the…
Forum: News Comments February 14th, 2019, 11:35
Replies: 70
Views: 2,078
Posted By duerer
Well, Zelda BoW solved this one rather elegantly….

Well, Zelda BoW solved this one rather elegantly.
So no need for a sophisticated AI for that.

All you need is a competent designer / writer with balls to come up with a non-standard solution,…
Forum: Off-Topic February 14th, 2019, 11:26
Replies: 832
Views: 54,223
Posted By duerer
And, Ladies and Gentlemen, this is the root of…

And, Ladies and Gentlemen, this is the root of the problem.
The game didn't sell.

Everything else is well… BS.
Forum: News Comments February 14th, 2019, 11:01
Replies: 70
Views: 2,078
Posted By duerer
I may have not been very clear, so let me…

I may have not been very clear, so let me elaborate:
To me, open-world gaming is about freedom, which implies sandbox-style experimentation and non-linearity. Sequence breaking is just one path you…
Forum: Off-Topic February 14th, 2019, 10:39
Replies: 77
Views: 2,098
Posted By duerer
Vintage: Magic Candle series (Ultima 6/7 are…

Vintage: Magic Candle series
(Ultima 6/7 are strong runner-ups)
I love simple epics, and well-crafted old skool cRPGs are the best place to find'em.

Classic: Arcanum
Tried a few builds and had…
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