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General tactical Shooters thread

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- Mon, 12 Aug 2019 03:30:18 EST 7I8Ckl8i No.741508
File: 1565595018874.jpg -(156798B / 153.12KB, 1280x720) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. General tactical Shooters thread
What game gets your inner tactical rollin'?

For a while it was Siege for me, until I tried SWAT 3 and 4 and Ghost Recon Advanced Warfare in Coop,
and Siege just looked like an overhyped breed between Call of Duty and Overwatch to me.

Heck, I even remember playing Rogue-Spear some years ago!
These were the times!
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King Dodongo - Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:46:11 EST bNro5nv+ No.746094 Reply
>>746092
>>746093
damn i wanna get high on ambien or lunesta and play the shit out of this like i did in my old cs 1.6 team
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Ike - Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:22:03 EST j0uAWvGW No.746113 Reply
>>741511

I consider doorkickers a tactical shooter. It's like someone took the planning mechanic from rainbow 6 and made a whole game out of it.

We Need To Talk (pls respond)

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- Sat, 09 Nov 2019 21:08:36 EST N3FvNNPm No.745580
File: 1573351716540.webm [mp4] -(7897201B / 7.53MB, 480x360) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. We Need To Talk (pls respond)
So, about the new Mary Jane and Keef game I'm making with Therm0. I'm about 50-60% done with the general production of the game (logic, assets, design...), and Therm0 already made like 90% of the soundtrack of the game. But the thing is that this is taking a LOT of work, and I'm a college student of a completely unrelated course. So I was thinking:

Can I and Therm0 even make money with this shit?
I mean, does anyone here even care about the game?
If you do, would you be willing to pay for it?
If I buy an ad in here for the game, will I have any chance of making money with it?
Should the game be free and with a donation link, or available for purchase?

I'm having some ideas, like adding a hub world, some slick cutscenes, some 3p1c bossfights. But before I do any of this I need to know if all of this work is even monetizable. If not, then I'll just crank out the game kind of half-assedly.

ALSO, THIS IS GOING TO BE THE BEST GAME OF ALL TIME
YOU'RE NOT READY TO EXPERIENCE THIS GAME
YOU WILL DIE IMMEDIATELY IF YOU PLAY THIS GAME
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James Randi - Mon, 18 Nov 2019 03:00:53 EST F8O7I6D1 No.746106 Reply
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>>745845
Brazil finally got back to me about doing some more blender stuff for you guys.
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Niko Bellic - Mon, 18 Nov 2019 14:24:19 EST An8kNAhA No.746119 Reply
>>746106
The Amazing Randi's final trick will be the moment his pants stretch up, over his head on their own and fully bonds with it's host to become The Amazing Panti.

Wait a seconds...if Resident Evil 2 and 3 take place at the exact same time

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- Fri, 15 Nov 2019 05:13:23 EST UiPtVcP9 No.745856
File: 1573812803442.jpg -(111759B / 109.14KB, 600x337) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. Wait a seconds...if Resident Evil 2 and 3 take place at the exact same time
Then that should mean that Wesker spared absolutely no expense to get his hands on the G-Virus didn't he? I mean think about it Umbrella sent not one but 2 genetically enhanced Tyrants to hunt for Jill, Claire, and Leon. And they took it a step further by having both Tyrants be different from one another. Mr X is like a Prototype version of Nemesis who is a more perfected equivalent to Mr X. So they sent Nemesis who is the perfect Bio-Weapon to obsessively stalk after the harder to catch target that being Jill and Mr X the equally as dangerous but slower Bio-Weapon to slow down Claire and Leon's attempt to flee the city

Also the fact how William Burkin has turned himself into an Eldrich hellspawn something straight from Akira that keeps constantly mutating until he acquires so much gore and mass that he starts assimilating with the surrounding underground architecture
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John Shepard - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 18:53:35 EST sQaWg6XX No.746006 Reply
>>745964
Yeah, except that's true of every single tyrant because breaking their limiter is a universal trope at this point.

>Where the fuck are you getting your lore if you think Nemesis was the dumbest Tyrant and T-102 was the smartest?
Get your words out of my mouth nigga. I will slap your shit to smithereens.
The in-game lore actually says the T-102 is as intellectually functional as a human.

There were not T-102s. There was one T-102 and some clones stolen by Wesker that have yet to be seen again.
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John Shepard - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 18:54:59 EST sQaWg6XX No.746007 Reply
>>745964
>The Problem with the T-102s was that their mutations where completely uncontrollable and the virus would take over the host and destroy any and all intelligence they had left. This was fixed with the restrictor coat

T-102 also had a power limiter, dipshit.
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Fleurette - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 20:33:26 EST 20WTriXt No.746020 Reply
>>745906
yeah so what were they up to during that year and during RE2

ITT: Great games with terrible names

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- Sun, 15 Sep 2019 19:24:36 EST bpwVUXuZ No.742777
File: 1568589876005.jpg -(43904B / 42.88KB, 620x404) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. ITT: Great games with terrible names
Horizon: Zero Dawn. Just "Horizon" would suffice, I don't know why tons of games these days feel the need to add the subtitles. A Plague Tale: Innocence for example. Just A Plague Tale would sound much better
I'm sure this is mostly subjective taste but cmon not every game needs to be Dragon Quest 11 S Echos of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition (actual fucking title)
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Jin Kazama - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 15:52:26 EST j0uAWvGW No.745995 Reply
>>745993

Well the last game was called red dead revolver, a game about a man named red who owns a custom, hand-crafted revolver. They put the word "dead" in the title because it rhymes.

Now red dead redemption follows a different character who is not named red, who is trying to atone for past crimes. That game does also have revolvers though.
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Mallow - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 16:06:21 EST 2r67avsZ No.745996 Reply
>>745388
Idk what you're smoking man, being from Hungary all the female rulers were called 'Queen' xy afaik so I'm just gonna assume this is some nonsense.
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Dregs - Sun, 17 Nov 2019 02:36:42 EST TV9Za1Xo No.746059 Reply
>>745996
It's just semantics. The official records would show whatever title was appropriate according to law, but you'd still respect the ruler by calling them whatever they want. Kind of like trans people.

Games You Wish You Could Unplay

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- Sun, 03 Nov 2019 16:03:42 EST N3FvNNPm No.745183
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Just wasted SIX HOURS of my weekend playing a garbage game called Layers of Fear. Epic games is giving it away on it's launcher and it's got some good reviews, so I played it. I was having a bad time, but I'm fucking stupid, so I trusted the reviews and I assumed that it'd get good eventually. It never did. I wish epic games would give me money for playing this trash. This shit was more boring than a college lecture on a monday morning.
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Joanna Dark - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:38:47 EST gq19iJm5 No.745977 Reply
Bioshock 2.

The ending was such absolute dogshit. I spared the black maid's life because she seemed mostly misguided in her attempts to kill me; and apparently because I spared her life the main antagonist (who I had really been looking forward to killing) was allowed to survive.

Was so mad that I refused to buy / play Bioshock Infinite.
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Pac-Man - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:56:26 EST VMiDogHC No.745979 Reply
>>745977
You didn't miss out on much.

But hating a video game for the story seems strange. When I want a story I read a book or watch a movie. Stories in video games are mostly forgettable, written by hacks who couldn't publish in an industry that actually respects good storytelling. I can count the number of games with legitimately interesting stories on one hand. And even then I'd be hard-pressed.

Just play games as games and ignore the idiocy that passes for a storyline. Expect utter trash. You'll generally get it.

when will digital cockfighting be esports?

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- Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:54:03 EST 20WTriXt No.745813
File: 1573746843272.gif -(856792B / 836.71KB, 280x210) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. when will digital cockfighting be esports?
I'm a competitive[/b ]pokemon player, it is the highest stakes most intellectually stimulating vs experience in video games, it is done on pirate websites not the actual games so it is also fast paced, highly competitive, organized, with no barrier to entry other than strategy knowledge, and free

pokemon games suck ass though and they're never going to get better, gamefreak couldn't make a passable PS vita game, nintendo literally don't understand how to use the internet, it's never gonna take off or get better or move anywhere from here (even if the national dex shit is the best thing they've ever done to the game and the new meta already looks infinitely better than Xtreme landorus edition 7th gen)
DIGIMON games are better in almost every way except they're also barely video games, cyber sleuth is a visual novel with 1 boss fight per hour of reading text about going on food tours of tokyo, also not esports
does dragon quest monsters even have pvp??? has literally anyone ever even played those games? what else exists in the "forcing rare animals to fight for your amusement" game sphere?

so where the FUCK are the monster game esports? I can't be the only one who sees potential in this
here industry plants reading this take a business model for free

>take a franchise people care about, it could be almost anything as long as it has small creatures
>rip off pokemon stadium
>put in ladders and rankings for online play
>make people earn rental monsters with currency they get by playing online
>run seasonal events so people can earn rare monsters with new moves
>be the first person riding a new f2p mmo trend like league or pubg were
>it's basically free money?
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Dirk the Daring - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:20:40 EST 20WTriXt No.745887 Reply
>>745832
personally yeah if its a good battle, like if I'm spectating a high level round on a simulator and I can follow along with the player's thought processes and options as the match unfolds

the game itself is pretty slow and boring to watch though, that's part of the problem, with a better game with better flow, and a good commentator set up that can keep people following along with the decisions being made I don't see why other people couldn't too
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M. Bison - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:53:20 EST BJtLvEfC No.745888 Reply
>>745832
People get excited by poker games and watch streams of all sorts. I don't think it's something that can become self funding professional unless the top level sport energises the lower tiers or feeds in from them and those are a revenue stream.

A lot of it is hype and knowing your audience and how big it can truly be. The real issue is that unlike say MTG or poker you can't get a good revenue stream off lower tier players and encouraging pros doesn't help. I played a bit of MTG arena and enjoyed it, I was good enough as F2P that I could beat a lot of people but that model has lots of in app purchases that work in a way pokemon doesn't. It allows people like me to feed the whales and still enjoy themselves.
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Jarl Balgruuf - Sat, 16 Nov 2019 10:25:57 EST +kB1nOty No.745972 Reply
It seems to me like cheating would be way too easy and far too hard to detect. I say this as someone that totally cheated on link cable battles when I was a kid. First with gameshark, then with a brain boy which was a cartridge based save editor for pokemon games. The tools people have these days make it so much easier, everything I had to dick around with on a tiny non backlit screen people can do on their home computers now.

The Outer Worlds thread

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- Thu, 24 Oct 2019 14:00:09 EST IcB310ea No.744608
File: 1571940009664.jpg -(660679B / 645.19KB, 3840x2160) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. The Outer Worlds thread
Who else is gonna be checking out Obsidian's new RPG, The Outer Worlds, later today?

You can get the Xbox Game Pass for a whopping 1 dollar and play the game for a month to see if its worth buying. That should be long enough to beat the game tbh.

I hear the combat is pretty mediocre but it has lots of good dialogue options and multiple ways to tackle every quest.
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Dr. Wright - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 02:01:45 EST Mz5DvYKJ No.745787 Reply
>>745784
To be fair, I think that fucking the shit out of your hat hard enough and violently enough probably is a pretty good way to firmly establish your authority as a police officer.
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Dregs - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 02:40:38 EST TV9Za1Xo No.745789 Reply
>>745787
Oh wait, no I get it. That's your inner monolgue mixed with what you actually say because you're the crazy one
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M. Bison - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:10:11 EST BJtLvEfC No.745889 Reply
>>745773
>>745758
Well I did say it probably works there. But for most other games having a "your skill is high enough" system is more satisfying for me. Where the game incrementally moves you closer to the goal with each pass rather than just "the door shuts or opens" then that would work. But for most modern shooter RPGs it simply doesn't do the job.

I play tabletop and skill checks work there because players can think of their own ways to solve problems and those skills become relevant. I could rant for a while about good practice but the point is that you can give them consequences beyond "this door is now shut to you" for fucking up. And they can find enough ways to make those skills relevant. That and it's 5th edition so they don't have to choose between skills and combat too often.

Disco elysium is now on my "when this is on sale" list. If November wasn't such an expensive month for me I'd be tempted to get now but if I buy it later I won't buy another game and I'm a tightwad/trying to save money.

Grimm's Hollow

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- Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:05:12 EST VGyy4orQ No.745849
File: 1573794312971.gif -(1495044B / 1.43MB, 1223x945) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. Grimm's Hollow
You guys ever play Grimm's Hollow on Steam? It's a short but sweet game, I just finished it after about 3 hours playing. I don't know how to describe games in terms that would make sense to this place but as a gaming normie I enjoyed it.
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Spinal - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:15:52 EST IvLaC79V No.745850 Reply
>>745849
I think I have better things to do. Also why is this forum so dead?

A robust space station simulation experience.

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- Mon, 27 May 2019 04:54:59 EST +vLWW/DB No.737665
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Space station 13 General thread

You guys ever play space station 13?
It's seeing another resurgence recently due to a bunch of youtubers doing video on it.
I recently got back into it after a 5 year hiatus.
Man has it gotten wild and deep.

It's a 2d top down sort of space station simulator that plays like trouble in terrorist town meets dwarf fortress with slightly better graphics and more clowns.

I've been playing bay12 and fulpstation alot. I like the away missions on bay 12. I ussualy play early in the morning so I can practice jobs and not ruin peoples day.
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PaRappa the Rapper - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 19:44:37 EST IYVAzI6V No.745837 Reply
>>745819
Would be fun! Not sure how many we could get online but... would be fun. Have modded BYOND a bit before.
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James Randi - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:41:01 EST F8O7I6D1 No.745839 Reply
>>745819
I would love to resurect my old server but I don't know if i have the time and will to run my own server and code fork.
It seems mostly just me here in this thread talking to my self.
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James Randi - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:42:05 EST F8O7I6D1 No.745840 Reply
>>745839
I'd need atleast 3 other dedicated people just to run a basic server with no code /map difference. Because of time, forum, sorting player drama, admining etc.

Steam Achievement Tracking

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- Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:08:46 EST TV9Za1Xo No.745656
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I think steam's servers are a little borked...There's no way only 0.10% of people have completed the 4th story mission in Saints Row IV. I used to have ACTUAL rare achievements in that showcase.

http://astats.astats.nl/astats/Steam_Achievement_Info.php?AchievementID=6&AppID=206420

Astats confirms my suspicions. Something weird is going on.
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Miles Edgeworth - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:44:30 EST zRMIfnL5 No.745663 Reply
I noticed this as well since a lot of my rarest achievements involved the new HITMAN 2 DLC, but then changed to random TF2 and Saints Row achievements. I guess nobody's cared enough to make enough noise about it.

RO2/Rising storm

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- Fri, 08 Nov 2019 19:45:38 EST pUOXhhwA No.745519
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Do any of you bro's still play this awsome fps ?
I've recently installed it again and i'm having a blast.
Thinking of buying the new expansion vietnam.

IF anyone wants to play i'm always down
my steam name is:R Kelly
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PaRappa the Rapper - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 16:27:40 EST QWobvQzv No.745618 Reply
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One of my favourite games ever man. Me and some of my friends still play from time to time. We tend to go through phases where we'll play it obsessively for weeks then stop for a few weeks, get obsessed again, etc. Vietnam is awesome too but to me it doesn't capture the brutality and horror that RO2 could. The Eastern Front is king, I'm sorry. When well executed it's everything you want from a war game. And it's kind of fucked how you can trivialize such a tragic event.

Seriously though, I've tried a lot of FPSes and none have come close to RO2. I'm really hoping RO3 is just a more polished RO2. Damn, I think I have to go play some. By the way, I hope you're using manual bolting and have native voices enabled for tr00 RO2 experience.
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Kitana - Sun, 10 Nov 2019 20:04:38 EST bNro5nv+ No.745631 Reply
>>745618
wait ive been out of the loop, is there going to be a RO3?

i played these games so much that im too pro
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Rinoa Heartilly - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:44:26 EST QWobvQzv No.745648 Reply
>>745631
There's rumours that it's in the works. But as to where it will be set or what type of game it will be, no one has any idea. Like I said, all I want is a remastered and improved RO3.

what is the SECOND best game

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- Fri, 08 Nov 2019 18:50:04 EST N3FvNNPm No.745511
File: 1573257004321.png -(355085B / 346.76KB, 750x843) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. what is the SECOND best game
what is it
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Xana - Sat, 09 Nov 2019 12:33:11 EST 1PRipo9X No.745561 Reply
>>745558
>Guatemala - west African country on the Ivory Coast
>Brazil - central American country on the Yucatan Peninsula
Seems to me that our "Guatemalan" isn't the only one playing games here, "Mr. X"...

Proudest Achiement

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- Sun, 06 Oct 2019 22:41:26 EST hRfsG87y No.743757
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Post your proudest vidya achievement. I dragged this shitty gnome across one of the Half Life 2 expansions over a decade ago. This might be the most bullshit that I've put up in a video game.
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Vivi Ornitier - Fri, 08 Nov 2019 18:26:25 EST jy+y5B9J No.745508 Reply
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Getting the best end for a visual novel without using a guide.

Forgotten game

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- Wed, 06 Nov 2019 05:42:07 EST ON5DvPVH No.745372
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I'm trying to remember the name of a game, it was a full conversion for either Nexuiz or Xonotic, for a single player campaign against bots, with humans fighting rogue AI robots on a series of space platforms.

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