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  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why difficulty shouldn't be an obstacle on the Games Discussion board.

    @Pedro said: @Minishdriveby said: I enjoy the Souls series more for the lore and atmosphere than for the difficulty.Thats fine. Nothing wrong with that. I don't like the gameplay mechanics. I had si...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming going to decline in revenue? on the Games Discussion board.

    Yeah. I think PC is where its going to be at in some way or form. Now if only more budding devs would graduate from early access training wheels and complete their games, that would also help push th...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic New Doom details emerge on the Games Discussion board.

    @wiouds: Old school FPS are still challenging, even with a whole slew of weapons, as long as the enemy variety and the level matches the avatar strength.They cant homogenize everything to fit under t...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why difficulty shouldn't be an obstacle on the Games Discussion board.

    A game should be hard to condition the players progress. What we've had in much of the 7th gen is popular games though while some fun, many play like solutions in search of problems. vast database o...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic FFVIII - Lost in Translation on the Games Discussion board.

    That's 'murica damnit. We said Leo wasn't a tomboy in Tekken. (the strat guide calls him a dude), we called Biohazard 'Resident Evil' cause forget being practical the name must be 'sexy!' and yeah.......

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Gaming Industry and why it needs another crash. on the Games Discussion board.

    @hailtothequeen: Yeah I think instead of a crash, what we're going to see is just migration of games, styles and platforms. A shake up. With Capcom short on money, and Crytek......smh. PC I think is...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Gaming Industry and why it needs another crash. on the Games Discussion board.

    @Lulu_Lulu: now I do agree that it seems there are casuals are just trying to have that childlike fun with games, while there's a lot of stodgy complaining around core games, but hey all of us are gu...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Gaming Industry and why it needs another crash. on the Games Discussion board.

    Any modern day crash would be due to a plethora of factors different from caused games in the 80's to go downhill.The only thing similar to the past that you can blame is.People who don't know jack ab...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic western games vs japanese games on the Games Discussion board.

    @Jag85 said:@bluedeathking said: @atleticlover said: western games easily. Japanese games tend too be to cheesy. hard to take the characters seriously half the time. and i mostly play games for stor...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Games Where You Go Back 'Home' on the Games Discussion board.

    in Final Fantasy 8 Balamb Garden does feel like home, in a school dormy way, the largest mobile home I've ever seen but still homey. You return to it, defend it from attacks, have memories with other ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Viewing the gaming industry from both sides on the Games Discussion board.

    Marketing culture for all blockbuster entertainment is horrendously over saturated.The goal should be to hold back the biggest suprises all the way down to the game design and pace out the content to ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    saw this posted on the escapist. probably not relevant but interestingAnonymous SourcePosts: 2Joined: 3 Jul 2014I think most have missed the cause of this controversy. The IeSF World Championship is h...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Torture - From Passive Observer to Complicit Perpetrator on the Games Discussion board.

    Thats where things got off track. Devs gave into the player's want to just wreak havoc and mess around. They need the room to take risks in games without judgement, and sure we need our room to mess ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic When did games quit being about gameplay??? on the Games Discussion board.

    @darkknight9174: When megapublishers became extremely shallow, about how outlier western an eastern studios framed narratives for action game play."Cutscenes? We can do those too!"Facepalm.Some game...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic video games as art on the Games Discussion board.

    @Lulu_Lulu: Yeah. I'll give you that.the purpose of using mental stimulants in games is to inform or condition the player to react to stuff in the game that's meant for the brain.I guess when we got ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Yoshida Believes Nintendo Brings Balance To Industry on the System Wars board.

    Problem is others dont understand history. You don't compete with nintendo by being the 'bad boy' console. Look at Sega. Sony understood its a 'numbers' game, not a demographic game. If the gameplay i...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    Damn. This is bad pr for masculine entertainment. At least the digital kind. The hell're these guys doing drawing heat on us? This aint the olympics. Allright HBO. You win. Its not a sport.LOL.

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic How important is female representation in games to you? on the Games Discussion board.

    Sorry GS. It seems Gamers just aren't stubborn oppositional readers like film and literature buffs, unless the game sucks. Well...most of us.Many of us didnt let BJ Blaskovitch's or Master Chief's ima...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic How important is female representation in games to you? on the Games Discussion board.

    @experience_fade said:GameSpot cleverly worded the poll, either by mistake or on purpose. I think it was on purpose because of the ellipsis (...) at the end of the fourth choice.But is anyone else lau...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Bill of Game Rights on the Games Discussion board.

    I think we should share this. Jim Sterling would probably revel in this being reading aloud by someone with a white wig, and colonial accent.Nothing like the MCShea Gettysburg address though, honestl...