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Just bought these today.
Why are the controls so ads compared to Castlevania IV?
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>>4453205
your opinion don't matter since you're an idiot who lets his auto-correct on, posts from a phone, and didn't even bother to proofread his post before clicking the post button
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>>4453236
>2. The jumps are too floaty

SCIV literally has floaty jumps.

No matter what, you will always snap to an exact height every time and float for a few seconds before you fall back down. It's floaty as fuck. Even Super Ghouls'n'Ghost is more gradual in it's jump.
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>>4453228
Portrait of Ruin on the DS had diagonal downward whipping but only in Jonathan mode and you can only get it late in the game.
And there is no upward diagonal whipping.
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>>4453269
Is this the new hot meme because the internet was high on the Saturn controller for the past few years?
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>>4453359
I prefer the rounder smoother version

Never played an RTS, just got this up and running because I'm interested in the lore. Will it be a fun experience?
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>>4452774
Explains why DOTA-likes replaced the genre. Cuts out the bullshit and puts you straight in the action.
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>>4452774
>being an all-powerful god and controlling hundreds of peons who work endlessly to build a massive empire in your honor
>"cuckiest genre"
I wouldn't expect a brainlet to understand the appeal. You should try MOBAs, they're nice and simple, perfect for people like you.
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>>4452956
>needs AI to like him because he can't get anyone in real life to like him
Sad. No wonder you hate MOBAs - you have no friends with which to play them.
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>>4452423
Yes, its fun.
Resist the temptation to turn the speed up. The interface takes a little getting used to for modern players, but with the speed at the correct setting there is plenty of time to react to the enemy.
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>>4452431
This

What is the best Gauntlet game for someone who's never played it before

Gauntlet Legends runs like shit on my MAME
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>>4453897
The requirements really aren't that bad, id say anything above 3ghz as long as your graphics card supports vulkan.
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N64
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i played this on an actual arcade
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>>4453962
Same here...me and a friend did co-op and we both went into a cage in one area and couldn't get out and the rats spawning just got killed on spikes.

In the end, some dude who worked there had to come reset the machine.
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>>4453921
Not even the best version of Gauntlet Legends, let alone the best Gauntlet

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Doesn't have to be something you drew way back when (like pic related) just old ass fanart
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>>4438286
I know where he got the reference art for Luigi and Yoshi!
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>>4437930
>you're
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>>4437969
Damian Butt looks similar to the aliens in Space Channel
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>>4450105
That commenter has no taste
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>>4449959
>>4450547
In the days before DeviantArt and the early days of the internet in general, most kids and teens had no other outlet to show the world their artistic endeavors.

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>boss is called gatekeeper
>exact moment where the game turns from doable to sadistic
really funny treasure
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Dat music tho
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LrFzflqnb8
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>about to beat him with invisible head
>take the big head once by mistake
>lose all of health in the slowest most painful way possible

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Hey /vr/, I was going to post this on /g/ but I reckon that this is more your area than theirs. Everything in pic related came from a box of my old gaming stuff. Most of it was from my old GBA, GBA SP, and Gamecube with a few things from my PS1 and PS2. The only other places that I can think of where this stuff could've come from is a shitty gaming chair or maybe an Xbox 360. Anyway, I've got no fucking clue where the stuff in pic related is actually from. Does anyone here have any idea? If anyone wants any of the pictures from a different angel or something then I can easily provide it.

In particular, I'm clueless about this BUSH branded stuff. What the hell has both an audio/video lead and a fucking cigarette charger?
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1 "Universal" power adapter
2 Car adapter for UpBright brand DVD player
3 1/4" "headphone" to composite+mono adapter, possibly from the DVD player or older smartphone
4 Generic Chinese power supply

Only #1 is worth keeping since it'll power a variety of DC devices, I usually grab these for $1 when I see them
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>>4453121
Wow anon, awesome job. How the hell did you figure all of this out?

>1 "Universal" power adapter
>Only #1 is worth keeping since it'll power a variety of DC devices
Any idea what I would've used that for? I don't even recognise any of the male parts.

>2 Car adapter for UpBright brand DVD player
Weird, googling 'UpBright DVD player' gives me more results for wires just like the one I posted than it does pictures of the actual DVD players. Regardless, it seems like you're right. I used to have a player just like it.

>3 1/4" "headphone" to composite+mono adapter, possibly from the DVD player or older smartphone
>possibly from the DVD player
Sounds right. What would that even be used for? Like, which lead would even go in the player?

>4 Generic Chinese power supply

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>>4453201
#3 could be used to achieve stereo sound on a model 1 genesis - headphone jack into the front and the red plug into the tv
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>>4453312
Guess I'll keep it then.
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>>4453063
What they're going from/to is obvious from the connectors. >>4453201 covered it in far more detail than it's worth. Bush is probably just a brand.

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Just how bad can it be?

>Wired controllers
Read that some versions had wireless which sucked ass
>Cartridge slot
Sega does what Nintendon't
>$49.99 cdn
>81 games
Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
Alien Storm
Altered Beast
Arrow Flash
Bonanza Bros.
Chakan: The Forever Man
Columns

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>Just how bad can it be?
Very bad, anon, got one of these for Christmas a few years ago. Wire or wireless, the controller on the device is still stiff and shit. The sound quality is shit, even when you put in an actual cardtridge. Also even when you use a cartridge it can't save
https://youtu.be/-gYLL9GlsSI
https://youtu.be/xiBAL5rC_YQ
Also, half of the games on there are shovelware knockoffs of other games like snake, bomberman, frogger, etc
https://youtu.be/1yiEEXcz_SE (listen to that music doesn't it sound great?)
https://youtu.be/Wv_P2195g9w

Literally better off buying a Wii and adding Genesis Plus GX or something
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>>4452418
what's the easy fix, filter?
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>>4453675
god, the worst thing about the sound is that it's entirely out of tune
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Just a reminder some BR's made a firmware patch that improves the audio. Still not as good as the real deal, but somewhat improved. Works on the handheld version too.
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>all those posts about bad sound
>all those retards who literally can't modify a $15 console that takes 10 minutes to do

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Just imported these puppies from Japan!
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>>4452772
Hey, if you wanna buy be my guest.
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>>4452571
Cool story. How much did you overpay for them.
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>>4452571
nice blog post OP
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>>4453056
More significantly, how much is he going to overcharge for them?

'Cause really. Giving them a visual scrub and performing some completely unneccesary maintainence doesn't make them any better at what they do. Reselling these at a higher price is a cunt thing to do.
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40 vol is completely sufficient for deyellowing, the next best plan is not worth it for something as cheap as a sfc. Just wait for a sunny, cool day off, and babysit the pups while you fuck about on a gameboy or something.

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How do I run this on a modern Mac?
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>>4451598
>installed via WINE
Faggot, learn to check your sources, the mod isn't necessary and doesn't do anything for him in the Mac argument.
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>>4451618
I'm not OP. Running Win10 on this PC and Diablo works just fine on it.
But hey, thanks for being just as useless as a football bat.
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Use VMWare or something similar. Virtualization is great thing.
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I was just like you OP, posting this exact thread a month ago. You can follow a convoluted wine installation that for me was incompatible on Sierra, or you can just bite the bullet and run bootcamp or some vr box of windows. I myself use an old mac bootcamped to win7, you'll need to patch it and change some settings to render the colors correctly and relaunch the game when said colors inevitably glitch out, but it's often fine for an hour.
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>>4453718
Or he could run a VirtualBox of WinXP and run the game in a windowed native resolution without the issues.
WinXP Pro Black Edition is a wonderful thing, Anon.
There's also fun ways you can multipartition.

>http://www.romhacking.net/translations/3328/

For the first time, this action RPG (think Zelda II), and arguably one of the earliest examples of a "horror game" is translated! Pretty exciting stuff! I've been waiting quite a while to play this in English.

Main things:
-Game is now in English
-hackers fixed the overflow bugs that caused you to die if you leveled up past a certain level, and caused your inventory to bug out if you held more than 14 items

The above change makes the game much more palatable now, and emulators mean you don't have to deal with the ludicrous 20+ character password system. Some might cite the HG101 article and say this isn't the "best" version of the game, but it does probably play the fastest and drops the jerky scrolling of its Japanese PC forebears.
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Finally an end to the horror!

>>4450795
Rip a best girl
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Awesome! Congrats. How long do you think it took? Traveling the map ever get easier?
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>>4453669
Yes, once you get used to the "safe" parts of the water ways and also the "fetch" elements get steadily simpler as you get a majority of the NPCs collected in the church not only are there fewer of them to have to go back and forth between, some big story elements get resolved entirely in the church just going from one to another and several of the final few expeditions are returns to the first few locations.

I'd say that I spent maybe 20 hours on it but I could do it much faster a second time, which I may just do. The most frustrating part is the ruins which is the only real dungeon and I won't say it's Climatrol tier but it's definitely Climatrol-like and you have to delve it no fewer than four total times although I did it way more than that trying to trigger story advancement which is very specific and linear. Things got kind of fetchy stretchy there toward the end but I didn't mind all that much and even started really feeling that foreboding adventurous overworld music since I was strong enough by that point nothing could 1-shot me anymore. That feeling of having become strong enough to no longer feel afraid is my favorite part of horror games and this one delivered.

I just wish there was a way to keep my waifu Cronenburg alive. I don't fully understand what PS REM does and her death had something to do with that.

Going to look around online to see if there are any different ending screens (for PCE) since that one seems a bit odd like it was leaving room for a message/credits that never came.

Will probably tackle the translated MSX version of WOTD2 this coming week. I feel on a roll.
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This is definitely an MSX screen

So, i never played any castlevania games and am currently on vacation with a lot of free time. Need to know if it's worth and if i should start with Symphony of the Night.
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>>4450179
>>4450192
This but also play IV and Bloodlines before sotn
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IV was the first one I played, but SotN was the first one I played to completion. After that I went back and played through nearly the entire series.
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>>4450172
I started with SOTN, and enjoyed it quite a bit. It's a great vacation game.
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Just get Dracula X Chronicles for PSP it has Rondo of Blood and Symphony of the Night. Or if you are more into 3D, play Curse of Darkness.
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>>4450172
I recommend that you play at least a few levels of any classic Castlevania before you play SOTN so that the game's intro section is not completely lost on you.

How do I not play this game like a total buffoon? Also let's discuss JA2 in general I'm having a pretty great time with it so far and hey it's pretty great watching a ragteam of retards somehow win when everything is totally against their odds.
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>play demo
>pretty fun, my guys seem to have worse accuracy than the enemy even if they 90+ marksmanship, but I guess that's where tactics comes in
>suddenly have to enter an underground area
>fight an endless stream of bad guys in a narrow corridor
>garbage CQC mechanics, have to stand directly in front of a doorway to open/close the door
>barely any options so just try to outshoot the enemy, but Ivan with an SVD gets outsniped by a fucking guy with dual pistols

This is the least amount of fun I've ever had with a tactical game, or a turn-based game, or strategy game. How much of this bullshit do I have to deal with in the full game?
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>>4452215
>my guys seem to have worse accuracy than the enemy even if they 90+ marksmanship
did you take a stationary position and right click to aim with more accuracy?
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What is the best way to get JA2 and the community patches to run on WIN10? I have it installed but it complains about something.
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>>4452872

https://ja2-stracciatella.github.io/
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>>4452215
Drop the backpack. never rofget itç

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This is your friendly reminder /vr/ that the US version of sonic CD had better music than the japanese version
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>>4453496
There are ways of sidestepping the issue, like dying without hitting a checkpoint or resetting the stage (it should bring you to the time zone you were)
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>>4453504
Yeah but it's shitty having to lose a life just to be able to explore a level.
I enjoy taking like 20 minutes exploring levels in Sonic CD, going back and forth in time. Can't do that in the remake, eventually you get a time over.
I wasn't aware it was because of achievements though, I thought it was an oversight by Taxman.
Another reason to hate achievements.
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>>4453406
only stardust speedway
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>>4453519
I always liked the boss music in the US over the JAP version
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>>4453527
mix them into a custom cd and play it that way then

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>input lag deemed a meme
>actually the most detrimental factor to the enjoyment of video games
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>>4453142
Thank you. Sometimes I feel there isn't anyone else like me on this board
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>>4453168
You mean someone who thinks a game they don't personally like is objectively bad? Worry not, many here are just like you.
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>>4453190
No, just preferring games that are the most affected by input lag
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>>4452883
Frame buffer != one frame of lag, retard.
PCs can edit the frame buffer halfway through the frame being drawn.
The only time a PC won't edit the frame buffer during draw is if you enabled V-Sync.
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>>4452883
This is why you shouldn't try to engage tripfags looking for an easy "win" just because they're universally reviled. You have absolutely no fucking idea what you're talking about, and in posting your inane bullshit you've made a tripfag look intelligent in comparison. Good fucking job.

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I want to continue playing with my old account on the new version of club penguin and I'm obviously not a child anymore, would that be weird? I want to keep collecting things on the game.
not posting on /v/ because I trust this board more
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>>4452806
Do what you want, dude. You don't need validation to live your life.
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>>4452848
Thank you, anon.
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>>4452848
>OP infers validation through this platitude
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You're already interacting with actual children on /v/ everyday. You'll be fine.
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>>4452848
this is correct answer.

do what brings you the most joy without harming others.


that said, club penguin is not /vr/



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