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your favorite console by The Blob - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 02:32:04 EST ID:mkUK1rgh No.698500 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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For me, it's the PS2. So many great games, so many great times.

Katamari Damacy/We love Katamari
God of War 1 & 2
GTA 3, Vice City, San Andreas
Snake Eater (Subsistence)
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Sly Boots - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 04:06:21 EST ID:w17iyDXB No.701592 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>88 games

Was this Hitlers home consol of choice?
Pit - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 05:02:31 EST ID:U/3dcC8E No.701595 Ignore Report Quick Reply
ps2 is the most memorable for me. so many worthy exclusives. xbox was great too but most games for that also came out for windows.
The Prince - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 05:14:48 EST ID:rjgRiRtB No.701596 Ignore Report Quick Reply
It's either ps1 and all those greats like Crash, Rayman, Oddworld, and so many other great games of that generation
Or Xbox original when I really got into multiplayer and RPG gaming with awesome games like Halo 2 multiplayer and Fable and Morrowind. I think the ps1 really was a good introduction to gaming, but the games I played on the original xbox really shaped what I still play now even more.
HK-47 - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:07:33 EST ID:GXmxqc72 No.701637 Ignore Report Quick Reply

though most games invoke anger now so Genesis
Dagoth Ur - Mon, 05 Jun 2017 07:28:56 EST ID:2la13Qzr No.701649 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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heck yes

Star Trek: Bridge Crew by Sub-Zero - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 15:10:52 EST ID:mUQYFAq1 No.701621 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So this is out. Is it as dank as it looks?

Do I even like games anymore? by Big Boss - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:20:04 EST ID:oEo/JHQ6 No.698402 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Guys, I'm not sure if I even like video games anymore or I just play them because I don't know how to do anything else.

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Sabre Man - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 05:53:40 EST ID:oKsCfgE8 No.701597 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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there's good advice a lot of the time, though it's not without it's troll threads.

I think you shouldn't go there and ask unspecific questions about your relationships. people get so fucking salty talking about love that it often sets ablaze
Pigma Dengar - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 07:12:28 EST ID:+Q9Bhf8B No.701598 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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FUCK you.
The Prince - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 07:26:40 EST ID:rjgRiRtB No.701600 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Sorry unrelated but is that pic real?
That looks like some shit from the Futurama episode about Bureaucracy..
Princess Daisy - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 13:28:41 EST ID:VEln15qh No.701616 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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It's from the Czech social security administration. It's still in use.

Before computers this was basically future-tech.
This volume of files would have required several huge rooms filled with rows of filing cabinets, and dozens of workers scurrying around with ladders, specialized in either retrieving, processing, or filing files.
Now a single processing worker just has to enter a file's number at their desk and the file is right there.
Princess Daisy - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 14:07:37 EST ID:VEln15qh No.701618 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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This is what it replaced.

Reccomend me a PvE PC game by Donkey Kong Jr. - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 13:40:38 EST ID:KHaIjihL No.701472 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Let's play a game. Each person recommend me a different game for PC that is PvE focused.
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Minsc - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 20:59:18 EST ID:8pv6Wg4J No.701494 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Path of Exile. Huge updates are rolling out and the game is still going strong after 4 years. Since PoE's PVP is shit everyone strictly focuses on PvE in an attempt to make the fastest or most viable build of the season.
honk - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 22:37:35 EST ID:xRhjkM0U No.701498 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Counter Strike, Overwatch, Jackie Chan fuck
Zits - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 23:30:30 EST ID:t0icK4uw No.701502 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Second. That game is basically all of my favorite parts of Dark Souls, Morrowind, and Berserk.
Machine Gun Willy - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 20:37:36 EST ID:0rMSRsZz No.701574 Ignore Report Quick Reply
PoE is the Diablo2-ish game by NZers, right?
Mona Sax - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 22:59:09 EST ID:8pv6Wg4J No.701585 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Yeah. Currently there are 4 acts but coming either this month or next they're finally dropping in 6 more acts.

not PC relevant but it'll be coming to xbox one as well sooner or later.

GTA 5 classy compilations? by Musi Merechendice - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 14:42:55 EST ID:c+Ip2fem No.701558 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Are there any well made gameplay- / scenery-compilations for GTA 5?

All I ever see are stupid videos with cheaters or online-crap and 12 year olds talking bs.
Leon Powalski - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 15:42:35 EST ID:PZsoj7x9 No.701563 Ignore Report Quick Reply
check out the social club profiles of any of the past winners of the Snapmatic competitions. Usually some good shots on there. as for actual videos that aren't immature as fuck or something like that good luck buddy

A couple of free keys from a friendly anon by Dash Rendar - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:13:25 EST ID:F8d5ml1z No.701544 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Dash Rendar - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:21:22 EST ID:F8d5ml1z No.701549 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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the key or the picture? All the keys are supposed to be surprises
Four - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:22:45 EST ID:7p5cJFAA No.701551 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The pictures. House of the dead?
m not interested in the game keys but thanks.
Dash Rendar - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:24:32 EST ID:F8d5ml1z No.701552 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Deadly Premonition. Weird game but very entertaining and endearing.
Vergil - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:35:12 EST ID:EKBUkm1x No.701553 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Robot Roller-Derby Disco Dodgeball

Thanks, I think
Soap MacTavish - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 14:02:49 EST ID:7kHIoHxw No.701555 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Thank you for Memoria, man. I love Daedalic Games.

Nier:Automata by Todhaseo - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 03:22:24 EST ID:12Tj6FFE No.697681 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Went back a few pages and Im surprised I didn't see a thread of this.

everything about this game is excellent, and I highly recommend it, came for the booty stayed for the despair.
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Mr. Saturn - Fri, 26 May 2017 03:45:31 EST ID:6g+I/sT5 No.701023 Ignore Report Quick Reply

I mean, if you're not going to shamelessly insert yourself into your company's games then what's the point of running a video game company?
Sheva Alomar - Fri, 26 May 2017 04:32:32 EST ID:vNbbC7gv No.701025 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Do you insta-kill him by using the 2008-2014 SE finance papers?
Balrog - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 12:04:20 EST ID:us7Zum46 No.701538 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I can't tell if I'm going through a phase where video games are boring me, or if Nier is actually the problem here. Either way, I feel like I'm missing something here. I just killed the amusement park boss.

Normal mode is okay, but isn't challenging enough. Hard mode is straight up stupid since enemies sponge and dish out a ton of damage. Now I'm not trying to be a cunt, so again, I know I'm missing something here. Help?
Hsien-Ko - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 12:33:36 EST ID:NkrgFLaM No.701539 Ignore Report Quick Reply
the game wouldnt have half as much hype and babble surrounding it if it didnt have an upskirt-maid-warrior tag
Hope Estheium - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 12:40:31 EST ID:+pM3+RAI No.701541 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>7015yes it would because the story on its own carries thr game

Ghost Recons-Fans? Whats your opinion on Wildlands? by Field Vels - Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:54:09 EST ID:Vosd9kWb No.695180 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I played and replayed the beta for 8 hours now.

Lets get one thing out of the way:
Its not a tactical masterpiece and the firefights don't even come close to GRAW!

Singleplayer is a big pile of steaming shit, because of dumb AI!

But Coop is a blast!
having this huge (and I mean HUGE!) map and multiple approaches into camps while trying to stealth with buddies is a blast!

Difficulty spikes in the second area of the beta, where you get to fight more of the military forces and bases are way bigger with alarms and generators etc!

>trying to clear a huge-ass camp, still with some civilians inbetween because of slums running through
>waitng for nightfall
>shooting snipers off the towers from the distance while 2 of our guys infiltrate base
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Kratos - Sun, 12 Mar 2017 03:52:00 EST ID:bX8/RBGs No.696172 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Love it
Mortimer Rictusgrin - Sun, 12 Mar 2017 04:09:38 EST ID:p80OURJF No.696173 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Wow, this looks so much like the lake in gta5 from the peninsula with its streets that lead you out to where you entered to the river going from the lake opposite to a mountain chain.
Saltana Devoura - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 03:44:33 EST ID:c+Ip2fem No.701515 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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waiting for a big price-drop on this one.

Beta was awesome, but I won't buy any Ubi$oft game for fullprice again!

Heard the new DLC is supposed to be more focussed on stealth and higer difficulty?

Can anyone confirm?
Nakoruru - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 04:02:49 EST ID:r4w1E9mr No.701516 Ignore Report Quick Reply

That's precisely what I thought.

Is this worth getting? I have some friends I could convince to play with but am not very familiar with the series, is there another game that is better?
Zits - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 04:36:39 EST ID:t0icK4uw No.701519 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yeah, the original Ghost Recons.

Falling Down by De elektriska Gud händer - Wed, 31 May 2017 03:29:36 EST ID:rOuD43nI No.701312 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So I'm thinking of making a first and third person life sim and it's going to be pretty unique, or so I believe. I'm sure other developers or someone else has had this idea but I write today to see how you might feel about it.

The game takes place at a variety of schools and there will be a class system and a popularity system. Some things in the game will be off-limits at first to you depending on your avatar appearance and personality but if you befriend those in the areas off-limits to you who sympathize or don't treat you poorly, then you unlock that social tree, and if an event occurs where someone you couldn't talk to interacts with you because of being in an off-limits social tree turns out positively, the room to move faster in that social tree will increase depending on how many people you've​ made a memory with in positive connotation in that social bracket.

The uglier you are, the less chance at having popular friends you'll have, and chances are high that if you do unlock those who were originally out of reach - you won't be liked if you're a male and people might have it out for you depending on if you try to date or fuck the popular girls - but if you're a chick and you make it that far but aren't that ugly, you'll eventually get a bad reputation as a slut if you make the wrong choices or piss off the wrong guys or girls (even if your character is to remain a virgin.)

The more attractive you are as a male, the more women will keep their eyes on you, and males as well will watch out for you as well. If you're a mean but hot guy, rarely will any of the uppity cool people talk to you, and you might get jumped depending on how you treat people. You'll become a social outcast. Drugs and shitty parties with other outcasts and freaks of irregular kind. Miniature events will spawn from this that'll open up different routes. One route that has a bunch of opportunities to redeem yourself will open up and the more you fail those, the more cruel or lonely your avatar will become.

Virtually everything has a reaction to it and the world doesn't stop moving. Every day is a new day and while some opportunities are open forever till the creators of that opportunity move on or die, other opportunities are on short spans of life.

Outside of these seemingly trivial side events, the main event is a kid or group of kids that will change the face of that town and it's up to you to do something about it. While in a play through, only one 'happening' is allowed to exist at a time. Other happenings around the world will air on tv and how you interact with the character who if left alone is destined to do something malicious by his or herself or with others will determine the type of news seen on the TV which will serve as an indicator as to the status of the happening.

You can as a player do virtually anything. Joining the person destined to do malicious things with the intent of partaking in his or her activities can either end up in a jail sentence, a death sentence, or freedom with a new found friend. Stopping the 'happening' through force doesn't change much unless you befriend them or show them a better way. Chances are high they'll kill themselves or attempt to kill something or someone else if you don't do something about it.

You can even kill the one destined to commit the happening. But all that happens once the one is stopped or eliminated, is another one is created.
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Kessler - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 20:38:26 EST ID:VEln15qh No.701492 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Even if it's not the original crucifix guy, it's a useful meme to describe a certain sort of poster.
Kazuma Kiryu - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 23:24:10 EST ID:24OwZjuc No.701501 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Cloud Strife - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 02:38:31 EST ID:IQhOdK1J No.701511 Ignore Report Quick Reply

You're mistaken: anyone who praises No Man's Sky and posts a bunch of screenshots of it is crucifix guy.
Dig Dug - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 06:29:25 EST ID:6sP85Nu6 No.701525 Ignore Report Quick Reply
oh man. That shit still amuses me a lot. What a thread...
John Blade - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 07:16:00 EST ID:qeZ9qHef No.701527 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I typo'd I meant that aside from when he turns up and gets upset that it's not funny.

But this time it was because OP is too fucked up to realise it was a joke.

Caves of Qud and other Roguelikes by George Stobbart - Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:18:38 EST ID:FqTfAZAX No.699238 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Because this game can give you endless emergent gameplay, I guess we can talk about what kind of crazy things our characters gets into in a thread of its own.

Just starting out a demon inspired character, with horns and pyrokinesis. I chose the nomad calling, which turns out is a Dune easter egg. I got a recycling suit and crysknife and all.

Other roguelikes, like DF's adventure mode and even good old Nethack, are welcome too.
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Cranky Kong - Wed, 24 May 2017 11:50:20 EST ID:ULqHXUbA No.700904 Ignore Report Quick Reply
ADOM is the only one that has the right feeling for me! The balance is perfect in a perverted kind of way. It's on steam now with tile graphics if you want that sort of thing

You were killed by a large bat in a small cave
Cody - Tue, 30 May 2017 04:54:37 EST ID:PJicY3zp No.701265 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Got Qud last week and I'm loving it. There's room for improvement, but I like it as is. You can rush through it or overthink each and every move.

What are some good builds or synergistic traits/skills/mutations? I know beguiling is pretty solid.
Jarl Balgruuf - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:24:54 EST ID:XHqrxfnJ No.701397 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I started playing DDA because of this thread so thanks guys!
I see a lot of these roguelikes cost money. Got any suggestions for others that are free? Currently broke.
Ecco the Dolphin - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 13:47:55 EST ID:1Eo8fk+9 No.701402 Ignore Report Quick Reply

UnReal World is pretty damn dope as well.


Nice to hear man. Glad you're liking it. I got really comfortable with the pure Esper character type. It is pretty OP once you make it to higher levels. Basically you dump points into Ego, which boosts your mutations as you level up, requiring no points to be put in to upgrading mutations. Therefor you can save up 4 points and buy a new mutation. I usually go with the Narcolepsy trait for the 4 extra points for buying mutations. And it's not much of a hinderance since you wake up if you're being attacked.

Right now I've been trying out the daily and weekly challenges to try and mix up how I play. My current character is strength focused with nightvision, double muscle, teleportation and psychosomething. Can't remember the name. The one that lets you identify artifacts and open security doors without keys.
Otacon - Sat, 03 Jun 2017 00:34:37 EST ID:XHqrxfnJ No.701506 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Uhhhh bois, can anyone remember what the star control 2 / uqm irc channel name is?

Sorry for unrelated: Very roguelike, very ASCII

Overwatch by C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:47:01 EST ID:VigLOi/z No.695801 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Continuing from last thread >>683117
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Peppy Hare - Wed, 10 May 2017 16:52:31 EST ID:tPSuvfTB No.699973 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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So is it just me or is 1v1 like, nothing but fucking aimbotters? Since there are no death-cams and the POTG only tells so much, it makes perfect since for shitlords to use 1v1 to grind out wins for loot boxes.
Mother Brain - Wed, 10 May 2017 22:11:33 EST ID:+pM3+RAI No.699995 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>now its all mainstreamed to esports

They cant even do that properly either. This whole grand scheme of theirs to make Overwatch esports like actual sports with teams representing big cities is failing miserably and teams are dropping left and right.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 21:42:08 EST ID:UEHOmb0r No.701432 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>This whole grand scheme of theirs to make Overwatch esports like actual sports with teams representing big cities is failing miserably and teams are dropping left and right.

Seriously? That's a dumb idea.
Frank West - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 02:12:48 EST ID:Sf5XPrOQ No.701455 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I don't think you're referencing the new 1v1, but the limited duel mode they added this event is the tits. Most of my games I have played have been close, nerve-wracking and satisfying. It adds a fun mind game between you and yourself, and you and the opponent each match.
Krista Sparks - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 16:37:59 EST ID:L6SCm/9y No.701484 Ignore Report Quick Reply
It's just you. Every 1v1 I've been in with the new gametype has always been really close.
The worst thing I've seen happen is Mei be available 3 rounds in a row.

Steel Division: 1944 by Abel - Wed, 10 May 2017 02:15:34 EST ID:r4w1E9mr No.699950 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I know many of you here aren't RTS fans but I think this a real gem that is out in a late beta now and will be released in full in two weeks. It is made by Eugen Systems famous for the Wargame series, paired with Paradox, famous for their map painting autism simulators. The idea is to make a balanced RTS that sticks to historical accuracy, the battle happens on a larger scale than Company of Heroes, but features many similar mechanics such as cover, off map artillery, but it has no base building.

I have been playing this for a week now and it seems really solid. Solid as in the best real time strategy game I have played in a long fucking time. Any of you that are interested in this genre I highly recommend you check it out, if some are interested we could make a discord to play together.

The game itself is beautiful, and when released in full two weeks from now will feature 10 divisions from both sides, and is set from D Day to the liberation of Paris. The different divisions can meet whatever your play style is, for instance if you are a rusher there is the French 2nd Blindee Armored division, but if you are a late game pusher there is the 21st Panzer which brings in the King Tigers at the end.

In this pic you can see my P38 Lightnings shooting down a German anti tank plane, while I hit them with rockets and artillery on the front line. What you can't see in the screenshots are the various infantry units, labelled tanks, etc. that are all there but are too small to see from this perspective.
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Harman Smith - Tue, 30 May 2017 19:00:45 EST ID:tcOFXGh7 No.701302 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Am I the only one who just can't focus on what's happening in these games well enough to effectively fight? Maybe I just need practice, but I always find myself not know what to deploy or where or when. Typically this results in me only having like... 4 or 5 units on the field at a time.
Kit Ballard - Wed, 31 May 2017 03:47:49 EST ID:r4w1E9mr No.701315 Ignore Report Quick Reply

There's a lot of new features since wargame. Fighting in towns is about house to house rather than abstracted sectors. The way vegetation works is way different. There's a suppression bar to reflect morale, units become ineffective if stressed like in Company of Heroes.

I think it's a good middle ground. If you are just in to dub dub 2 it's worth it on that aspect alone compared to all the terrible ww2 games out there, but it has great merit as a real time strategy game and feels really good compared to other releases that I am aware of. It's more about tactics and choosing the right forest or time to attack, rather than microing resource collection and min/maxing a strategy. Much more fluid compared to competitive RTS.


Try thinking of a collection of units as a small group. Try to make three smaller groups all of which have different aspects of the rock paper scissors game that is present in most RTS. For instance in this game break your army in to two or three smaller groups, each of which has some armor, infantry, AT, and recon.

That way rather than focusing on every single unit you can have everything you need nearby. Say you are fighting in an area and an enemy tank shows up- rather than saying "OK, I should buy AT now" try to already have some nearby, so instead of waiting for it to spawn and get to where you need, you can just have a unit move a few hundred metres rather than kilometers.

I try to think of it that way and it makes me feel more confident especially in multiplayer. I still get fucked up a fair amount, but especially in this game having a diverse force that is spread along the line is extremely important. You can't just spam helicopters like in wargame and expect to win, it is more finessed than that.
Koopa Troopa - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 02:46:33 EST ID:1rOBTGsY No.701372 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I'm not an RTS fan because I'm incredibly shit at making strategic decisions without a pause button.

Will this game in any way cater for my personal retardation?
Goro - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 03:01:18 EST ID:U/3dcC8E No.701374 Ignore Report Quick Reply

you can slow down time in single player and theres an easy mode so the enemy deploys less efficiently.

its for military tactical nerds (self denigration) for sure. the battle plays out in phases and you have to be patient and also know when to go all in, ideally when you have armor or sky superiority.

i got bored of it in about 4 hours though.

still waiting for that sweet spot ww2 rts that is a mix of the realism of men of war 2 but also the grand scale and campaign narratives of the total war games.
Mia Fey - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 02:48:59 EST ID:r4w1E9mr No.701457 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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really fun game

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