so NIER and yet so far: itt "a game from square enix"

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haha yah p sure that article is overselling things & tbh seth's videogames opinions are p "..." but im still crazy hype 4 this esp after getting crushed by resonance of fate

Baedeker's time and space (Lamp), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 19:12 (nine years ago) link

didn't you say rof was peasy ^^;

bobby vajazzler (cozen), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 19:16 (nine years ago) link

word of mouth is v.strong w/this game following middling reviews

think it looks rad myself

bobby vajazzler (cozen), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 19:17 (nine years ago) link

joystiq throw hissy fit

zappi, Tuesday, 4 May 2010 19:28 (nine years ago) link

rof gets really grindy @ the end with arena battling - its not "hard" so much as "soul-killing and deeply uninteresting" - theres really no narrative pull to the game and unlike demons souls the combat is boring imo. i know some ppl liked fucking around w/various equip/ha/dmg effects combos but the game doesnt really reward tactical experimentation or require all that much thought.

u can probably cop a cheap-ish used copy if u still want 2 play it but fwiw i really didnt like it

Baedeker's time and space (Lamp), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 19:30 (nine years ago) link

joystiq video was pretty funny, though i didn't finish it

Nhex, Tuesday, 4 May 2010 20:44 (nine years ago) link

holy fucking lol @ Joystiq

it means "EMOTIONAL"! (HI DERE), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 20:51 (nine years ago) link


got a cheap copy sitting here, considering pawning it on ebay now uve cast a shadow

waiting for nier to bomb too, sry to say. copping cheap copies is 2gd2btru :/

bobby vajazzler (cozen), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 20:54 (nine years ago) link

omg you have to finish the video

it means "EMOTIONAL"! (HI DERE), Tuesday, 4 May 2010 20:55 (nine years ago) link

I'm still o_O at the first pic itt, how do you even put panties like that on? who do you call for help?

Did you in fact lift my luggage (dyao), Saturday, 8 May 2010 12:31 (nine years ago) link

hey girl with panties made from a bootlace do you wanna lift my luggage

Did you in fact lift my luggage (dyao), Saturday, 8 May 2010 12:37 (nine years ago) link

ordered this game

щ(゚Д゚щ) srs face (cozen), Monday, 10 May 2010 20:44 (nine years ago) link

every time i think i abt ordering this im like "there is no possible way this wont be disappointing" & i lose all interest & feel joyless and distraught

coining (Lamp), Tuesday, 11 May 2010 02:32 (nine years ago) link

like i dont even know whats worse playing this & it being terrible or lacking the will to play it all

coining (Lamp), Tuesday, 11 May 2010 02:33 (nine years ago) link

i blame the lack of limited edition version incl cd sdtrk & collectible lace garter

coining (Lamp), Tuesday, 11 May 2010 02:34 (nine years ago) link

totally bombed in the UK so it's already 50p

щ(゚Д゚щ) srs face (cozen), Tuesday, 11 May 2010 07:19 (nine years ago) link

While we're on this general area, a month or two ago I finally went back and played up to disc 3 of Lost Odyssey and man that game is some drab, charmless shit.

Sammo Hung Parliament (MPx4A), Tuesday, 11 May 2010 10:10 (nine years ago) link

one year passes...

playing this. 2 hours in and its a mess, but possibly a glorious and rewarding mess. camera is kinda awful, but i guess i never realized that i wanted a rpg with crazy strafing fireball attacks before. gonna be pissed if i get stuck playing lots of farming sim bullshit tho.

graphics are sorta lolful much of the time, but then there will be moments where they are totally stunning, which is confusing to me.

just malorted a little bit in my mouth (jjjusten), Thursday, 9 June 2011 17:42 (eight years ago) link

just ignore the sidequests unless someone says "there's a big monster over there". ignore the farming & fishing ones for sure!

zappi, Thursday, 9 June 2011 18:09 (eight years ago) link

i am officially loving this, warts and all

lemon kerrang! (jjjusten), Wednesday, 22 June 2011 22:08 (eight years ago) link

shocked to say this, but i am really liking the boss battles most of the time! and yeah its def got a sort of kitchen sink approach, but its keeping me going (fuckin fetch quests tho jesus), some really interesting environments and clever little moments. i figure im at the halfway point w/about 14 hours in so far. not bad for $20.

lemon kerrang! (jjjusten), Wednesday, 22 June 2011 22:10 (eight years ago) link

shame that the second half of the game is so easy. the spear thrust is brokenly powerful.

little mushroom person (abanana), Wednesday, 22 June 2011 23:03 (eight years ago) link

yeah when they rolled out the oh now u have 2 handed weapons and spears and all of the magic i was kinda thinking the diff curve was going to go way way down.

lemon kerrang! (jjjusten), Wednesday, 22 June 2011 23:25 (eight years ago) link

i hear the fishing minigame is great

Don't start the chain you know? (forksclovetofu), Friday, 24 June 2011 04:54 (eight years ago) link

I fished once and it was just as stupid as every other fishing minigame ever

lemon kerrang! (jjjusten), Friday, 24 June 2011 05:12 (eight years ago) link

fucking fishing minigames

i really dont get how they are ever supposed to be fun/worthwhile/not terrible

i mean sega bass fishing for the dreamcast is fucking boss but all these rpgs with the finnicky controls and the stupid random chance ugh

Lamp, Friday, 24 June 2011 05:15 (eight years ago) link

five years pass...

So the sequel's out now in JPSN and apparently fully translated into English. Now if only I wasn't halfway through Yakuza 0...

chihuahuau, Thursday, 23 February 2017 00:19 (three years ago) link

potential goty

||||||||, Thursday, 23 February 2017 21:27 (three years ago) link

one year passes...

Is this the right for us automatons?

Newsted joins this band and quickly he’s subdued (Leee), Friday, 30 November 2018 17:10 (one year ago) link

it's so different from the first game that no one revived this for it but sure

ciderpress, Friday, 30 November 2018 21:20 (one year ago) link

I am fine creating ILG threads that no one posts to: Nier Automata: may contain Loligoth robots, mechs, giant swords, and fishing

Newsted joins this band and quickly he’s subdued (Leee), Friday, 30 November 2018 21:33 (one year ago) link

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