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  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic what is wrong with linear?. on the Games Discussion board

    To me there is good linear and bad linear. Good linear are games that are precisely designed to offer you a challenge. Video games are about interaction. If the game is open ended, it gives you choic...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Zombies, Aliens, or Demons - who do you like fighting most?. on the System Wars board

    @Lulu_Lulu said:@Pikminmaniac: You don't fight demon's in Bayonetta....you haven't played the second then

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Zombies, Aliens, or Demons - who do you like fighting most?. on the System Wars board

    Demons because Devil May Cry and Bayonetta. Mmmm orbs

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic How come only Sony interested in cinematic experiences?. on the System Wars board

    I appreciate the art of video games, but that almost never includes cinematic focused games. A good story is better represented in non-interactive mediums such as books or film. Video games are the ar...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic So what's the best handheld Zelda game, then?. on the System Wars board

    I'd say it's A Link Between Worlds followed by the Oracle games.

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic 200 Hours: When You Play One Game For Way Too Long. on the System Wars board

    The most recent game I clocked that in is either The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword or Ultra Street Fighter 4. Otherwise I believe the only other games to reach that many hours were Pokemon games and ...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on Naughty Dog as a developer. on the System Wars board

    @Krelian-co said: @foxhound_fox said: @scottpsfan14 said: @Pikminmaniac said: @scottpsfan14: I wouldn't say Uncharted 2 is at the top of the TPS genre. It's actually rather poor at it. No, it really...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on Naughty Dog as a developer. on the System Wars board

    @scottpsfan14: I wouldn't say Uncharted 2 is at the top of the TPS genre. It's actually rather poor at it.

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Game Revolution's 7 Greatest Mario Games all time. on the System Wars board

    The strongest 3D Mario games IMHO were Super Mario Galaxy 2 and Super Mario 3D WorldThe best 2D ones were probably Mario World and Yoshi's Island IMOI prefer tight and focused level design over the op...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on Naughty Dog as a developer. on the System Wars board

    @jg4xchamp said: They've gotten better overall as a studio. Crash was never good, only Jak 1 is a good game. I'd much rather play Crash Team Racing than fucking Mario Kart, but the stuff they did wit...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Mario 64 or Mario Galaxy - which was better for their time?. on the System Wars board

    For its time? Super Mario 64Which will age better? Mario Galaxy

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on Naughty Dog as a developer. on the System Wars board

    The last of us is the one game they've made worthy of praise. The rest of their offerings were terrible to OK IMHO.Having said that, I haven't exactly played that many of their games to be honest.Cras...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Exclusives - PS2 vs PS4 Year Ones. on the System Wars board

    Compare any console's year one from that generation to the year one of this generation and it looks similar.Gamecube year one -Pikmin-Luigi's Mansion-Wave Race-Rogue Leader-Super Smash Bros. Melee-Ete...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Are you hyped for Mortal Kombat X? *Reptile new trailer*. on the System Wars board

    Not really. It's greatly outclassed by many Japanese developed fighting games. The east basically owns that genre as well as Hack n Slash.

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic graphics vs story. on the System Wars board

    For me it's Graphics. That visual feedback and responsive animation has to coincide with your input. This feedback is essential in video games, or at least it's something that greatly enhances the fee...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic What are your top 10 games of 2014?. on the System Wars board

    I'm not sure I played 10 games from last year, but I'll list the 8 games I recall playing.1) Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze2) Bayonetta 23) Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (completely eliminates the ...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Is Wii U the definitive companion console?. on the System Wars board

    Right now it's my primary console with PS4 as my secondary, but that will probably soon change due to multiplats.

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic How Many Steam Games Have You Never Played?. on the System Wars board

    I've played all 2 of my steam games thank you very much. Super Meat Boy and FTL have provided me with some great fun.

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Now that some time's passed, what's your 2014 GOTY?. on the System Wars board

    Donkey Kong Country Tropical FreezeI love platformers immensely and this game is just the best this industry has on offer. It's pure genius in every detail.I think a top 5 would look like this at the ...

  • Pikminmaniac posted a message in the forum topic Games You Just Don't Get. (56k=meltdown).. on the System Wars board

    Everybody know what I'm going to sayUncharted 2The good-It's pretty: can't deny that-The characters might be cliche, but they end up being pretty likable anywaysThe bad-Shoot outs: enemies are massive...