What other SaGa game would I actually enjoy? I've played my share of RPGs, and would count FFL among my top 5. Are the rest in the series anything like 1 & 2? So broken you almost can't play the game 'right?'
Everything that follows the original trilogy is very diverse. The games keep tacking on new features like combo attacks, tech sparking and other things that have long since become SaGa staples. The learning curve can still be pretty steep, even if you've already played through SaGa 1 - 3.
Luckily, Romancing SaGa and SaGa Frontier have a lot in common, mechanically speaking. If you can get a grip on the gameplay and basic plot progression, you should be able to jump right in and play those games in whatever... Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
>>2924320 I like Unlimited Saga, but once you do actually understand it it's a bit too easy!
Saga Frontier ironically has some of the best difficulty in the series if you try to speedrun it or finish at a low power level, it's probably my favorite! (ironic because it's probably considered the best entry title for the series)
so play that one OP
play SaGa Frontier, which might be my favorite jRPG
>>2924097 I heard it breaks more than it fixes and it's easier to mod the originals to fix the things that were originally wrong with them (being too easy, sometimes not being authentic to the rulesets, correction of bugs and exploits)
so what people will suggest is that you pirate all the basic versions of the trilogy, then spend 6 hours modding them all into one beautiful interwoven mess of the kind of balance crimes that are correctly characteristic of the Dungeons and Dragons experience
the only downside... Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
I'm going to try my best to wager the pros and cons of EE, but I will, obviously, be biased, since I prefer the originals. So cons first: >A normal game can be easily modded close to the level of EE (high resolution, BG1->BG2 mechanics, etc.) with just a few minutes of looking for fixes. There's a few things that EE does which are pretty unique (like the ability to zoom in), but I never found any use for them when playing. EE is more expensive; up to you if downloading a single Fixpack and maybe some widescreen mods is worth the bonus $$$. >EE will likely never support certain mods that the community enjoyed but that haven't been imported. The absolutely terrific Northern Tales of the Sword Coast aren't compatible with BG1EE, and neither is Tactics mod for BG2EE (though it's had better successors). I've also seen reports about Ascension (which makes Throne of Bhaal so, so much better) not working well with BG2EE, but I can't confirm this at the time. >EE has a lot of "fanfic" additions. Some of the NPCs might feel off (bonus EE NPCs stand out horribly from classic BG1 NPCs in particular; might feel kinda uncanny, one may even call them special snowflakes), the new items in BG1EE kinda screw up the low magic feel of BG1, with some being overpowered. >With the above in mind, in terms of fanfic bonus content, EE is beaten by World of Baldur's Gate, which is an easily installable, stable Big World installation which updates classic BG, adds a couple of decent story/NPC/item/location mods to it and combines BG1+BG2+IWD1 into a single game. WoBG and EE are mutually exclusive. Some argue that the liberties taken with EE by Beamdog mean that you might as well go all the way and install WoBG.
What's the definitive version of Final Fantasy VII? I recently bought the game during a PSN sale, but I researched the game a bit more and now I'm not sure which version to play.
Apparently the Steam/PC version looks better, but the music is fucked up. There's a PS4 port that I know nothing about. And there's a retranslation patch for the PSX/Steam versions because apparently the original translation is bad? Not sure which one to go with here, anyone more knowledge want to chime in?
I believe the PSN version is just an emulation of the original game, right? If so, play that.
Otherwise, emulate the PS1 version on PC. Don't worry about translation patches. The original translation isn't the best, but it's so well known and endearing that you should experience it at least once.
Don't play it at a ridiculously high resolution. It will look strange. 4x the original resolution at the max.
>>2923932 Aertel in Ireland lol. You could play simple interactive games on it like video poker or quizes.... but that involved dialing a premium hotline. I'm still not sure how it worked because it confused me a lot as a child.
I've always thought these games were really underappreciated. Castlevania 64 and Legacy of Darkness (aka Castlevania 64 + DLC) are among my favorites of the early 3D platformers.
There's something about the clunky controls, the drab ugly atmosphere, and the unforgiving but fair difficulty, altogether gives this game a certain classic charm that is fitting of the Castlevania series. I like how the game has a blend of both linear platforming-focused levels and non-linear exploration levels, and it does both types pretty well.
What's you're favorite... Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
They really are great adventure games. The thing that kills them is the camera, but it's far from the worst of that generation. I see way too many comments just bashing everything they did but really they're probably the best translation of the series to 3D.
Overall I think my favorite level is the Cornell-exclusive Tower of Ruins. It's arranged much like a classic Zelda dungeon with switches that open doors, and even has a map that can be viewed in some rooms.
Then there's a later part where you're platforming over narrow bridges and pillars, and you can fall off onto one of the various lower floors where you'll either die of fall damage, or be able to get back up via elevator and start over. It's frustrating but extremely fair, and it warms you up to the intense platforming levels that come after it.
I think dealing with the camera issues was part of what made this game fun. It's a flaw that you need to work around, and that's all part of the challenge. It wasn't that bad for the most part, you just have to know when to use R to center the view behind you, and when to trust the default auto camera placement and not touch the camera.
it was a logical means of navigating an environment with limitless numbers of possible camera angles, and would stay consistent even if said angles changed constantly. That's how I figure it at least.
I think the work involved in making a 'natural' scheme is also vastly understated. Tank controls were way easier than making movement relative to the current camera position and not have that look/feel like crap.
Get a load of this asshole. Have fun hitting me with your slow ass rounds and small cannon elevation arc as I go from walking to flying in 10 seconds, and then come down on your ass and rip your turret off with my actual appendages.
So I have a question for anons who grew up with the Nintendo 64. The two controllers I have always give me problems with the analog stick depending on the game, either the analog stick kinda works or I have to change controls because it's not usable. Was it always this bad/faulty?
>>2923310 I've found a lot of N64 controllers in my time with damaged analog sticks. Most people chuckle and say it was previously owned by someone with a copy of Mario Party (I believe all 3 Mario Parties on the N64 had minigames that required vigorous rotation of the stick where most kids would push their palm into the stick and rotate as forcefully as possible).
The analog stick overall though is somewhat flimsy and obviously subject to being worn out probably even through regular gameplay - I've always found... Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
hey /vr/others , know any good dos/win games that don't require mouse ? currently my only gaming option is my laptop (win7) and playing with tiny touchpad ,or this joystick-thingy is annoying/impossible . and , no i can not buy a mouse rignt now ,or in next few days . any help will be really appreciated.
In the UK you're shit out of luck. My local shops are trying to sell common MD games for £15+ and ps1 games for £25+ just stick on eBay and check out local selling/tradings forums and also get schpock(I think that's the spelling, its a mobile app for local shit)
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>Psychic World >Game Gear https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-WPEzW-ML0
Surprisingly fun platformer for the Game Gear. One of my favorites growing up.
Btw, whoever suggested Tales of Scheherezade in the last thread, thanks. I'm still just getting into it, but it seems neat. Reminds me of Crystalis, Zelda, and Dragon Quest rolled up into one. The music is pretty sweet too. It will take more than one sitting to play, so I don't know what to think yet.
>>2923281 Magic of Scheherezade is fucking awesome.
Words of advice.
* the fighter class is best for overworld but switch to magician before the boss battles... * saint class is only useful for holy boots but can't gamble, and is meh in both swords and magic, use on the swamp level and never again * don't plant the seeds in the past and go to the future to reap the harvest, it basically breaks the game since it gives you so much high level stuff that it takes the fun away * stock up on troopers,... Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
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