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This right here is my favourite game of all time. It has flaws, like any other game, but I don't understand one thing about old games, especially in this period and maybe middle 2000s.

Why are there so many spider enemies? Not only in this game but Diablo, Thief, Blood just to name a few more popular games. I don't have a problem with them, they're the right amount of scary and dangerous but why spiders and not snakes or bats or rats or something else.
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That butt bounce is kinda hot...
Looking up this game a liitle it seems quite cool. I read it has an interesting combat system but didn't see it described. Sell me on the game?
diablo but with a story and better gameplay.
>Sell me on the game
Just try it and see for yourself. It's immersive, the story is good and it's packed with action. You also have a pretty nice stealth mission.
It's a game for the sort of people that like Quake and isometric RPGs in equal measure.

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What do you think of ff mystic quest?
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shouldn't it be called "mystical quest"?
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And it's called Final Fantasy despite the fact that there's been 16 of them and dozens of spinoffs?
its for kids.. like 5 and 6 who barely can read.. seriously.
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>I never liked the monsters, they're kinda crude-looking
I thought it was pretty amusing how the monsters changed appearance mid-battle as you weakened them.

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>Season 28: Episode 1 (#377) Dragon Quest II: Akuryou no Kamigami {Famicom / NES} premieres on Thursday, April 25th.

>In a highly unusual move, this upcoming challenge was officially announced well in advance of the normal time of reveal.

Bros... it's over.
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Watching the SMW2 episodes again.
Total eiga.
piracy aka nyaa or twitch streams (notGCCX)
Its about preservation.
>Broadcast reruns of an old tv show on twitch
>Get ad and sub money

I'm 100% doing this.
>commit crimes
>brag about it

Between this and Toy Story 2, the 32-bit era for Disney had to be the best
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I remember the camera in this game rotating constantly for some reason, even when the player was stationary.
Projection: The Post
is the PS2 version same gameplay and levels ththatn the psx one?
I just finally watched this movie, it wasn't as bad as I expected from Disney.
it's really good.

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Okay /vr/, you can choose 1 thing, what will it be?
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Omg anon you’re so different and unique! Wow you must really be mature and cool. I hope all the other kids at your school see this, dude
Anon, the game has a MOUSE in little SNEAKERS.
Of course it’s fucking good
The GTA2 Dreamcast bundle from Electronic Boutiques.
It being made by Media vision is so unreal

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Why is Code Veronica considered a a bad RE game?
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>core gameplay loop
please kys yourself
Because it filters nuRE fags who bash the classics while praising RE4.
Embarrassing RE writing + boring
It was harder than 1 and had people filtered like crazy
Longbox RE1 is still harder and honestly CV's difficulty comes from its obnoxious design. And then there's also RE0 which is CV on crack when it comes to difficulty

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Full Quiet
Music relax
Don't really play them that much so I guess junkoid by default. I've been meaning to look at the stuff people have been making with gb studio though.
Micro Mages on NES is really fucking good, I'm looking forward to that Rugrats game coming out for NES also
I misread the name of this thread thinking it was the illegal webcomic.

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I’m pretty sure that people doing those backlit IPS display mods for various Gameboys are just throwing the old still working LCDs away. I’m trying to find a regular OEM LCD for the Gameboy Pocket and there’s just nothing out there.
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anon i think your massively overestimating the number of people doing this and most are just saving the parts they removed anyways
unfortunately, mine had a burnt lcd
was it just cheap parts in general?
I still have my AGS-001 screen put away safely. Would be idiotic to trash it.
The alternative is of course to bite the bullet on one of the fancy IPS displays, but Gameboy Pockets are so power starved with their AAA batteries that it would kill the battery life. Also I hate soldering.
Many are sadly and stupidly tossing working parts, yes. It's a miserable thing to see. I've kept all my original screens and parts in general from the GBA modding I've done. I can swap screens if I so want with zero issues.

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Can we have a Retro Mortal Kombat Thread?
Favorite Characters?
Favorite Rumors?
Do you enjoy MUGEN (aka MK Project) as a spiritual succesor to the 2D era of the series?
Favorite Stage?
Anything goes within the boundaries of the 2D era of Mortal Kombat =]
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What a neat thread.
Does anyone want to play mk2 on fight cade.

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NTA but you're wrong. 3D fighters, like Tekken, have 3D hitboxes which move in x, y and z coordinates in 3D space. This enables the possibility of i.e. the moves that hit from the sides as opposed to just from the front or back.
2D fighters like Street Fighter have strictly 2D hitboxes which only move in x and y. The hitboxes are separate from the graphics engine thus modern SF games can be 2D while having 3D graphics. Picrel illustrates this pretty clearly. I don't know how modern MK works though, never studied it.
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Wasn't MK2 just the fucking best?
I know it's long in the past, but I've always hoped someone would make a new sprite-based, motion-cap actor fighter just like MK2 but with new characters.
With all the blood, fatalities, and the eastern mysticism.
>Can we have a Retro Mortal Kombat Thread?
>Favorite Characters?
Stryker, Johnny Cage, Kano.
>Do you enjoy MUGEN (aka MK Project) as a spiritual succesor to the 2D era of the series?
Never tried it.
>Favorite Stage?

MK9 gave us the Earthrealm invasion from Stryker's perspective and it was awesome. That alone redeemed it in my eyes.

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Will we ever get the Mega Drive version of Indiana Jones Greatest Adventures released publicly?
If it was for the Super Nintendo, probably, but for Genesis, no.
Try-hard brit reviewers are the worst
>August 1995
Even if US Gold hadn't gone bankrupt, how many people wanted a direct port of a slightly above average licence game at this point?
I hope so. The SNES one is mid, the Mega Drive version is probably a vast improvement, as was often typically the case.

What best driving games should I play on the GBC and GBA?
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Can anybody confirm the one?
Hadn't played in ages and just played 1 race to make a video with. As penance here's better gameplay from a much older video, which I'm pretty certain is the hardest course that the worst car in the game can achieve 1st place in.
This by far.
Velez and Dubail did the lions share of the work, but a few other people helped total. As someone who was sent by Infrogrames to be an assistant for V-Rally 3 GBA I'm pretty proud of the game.
is gt advance 3 better than 1?

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Worst era in gaming history by far, all the "good" stuff have a better alternative in an earlier or later generation, There's no reason to play Sunshine when Mario 64 exists, there's no reason to play DMC3 when Bayonetta exists and so on. There's nothing to this gen.
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All of those have equivalents in previous and later generations that feel better to play. You just have nostalgia for the xbox which is fine but that doesn't make 6th gen particularly memorable. 15 years from now we'll get kids writing about how Fortnite was the best thing to ever happen to gaming.
>not a single one of those is particularly memorable
all the most memorable games come from that generation you stupid fuck. nobody plays N64 or older games because they look crummy and play like shit.
>dreamcast left out AGAIN
>7th generation
>better than anything
early 7th gen was just the 6th gen with better graphics, and late 7th was still less shit than anything that came afterwards

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What does /vr/ think of her game?
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tranime coomer slop, it's obnoxious fans are pseudo-intellectuals
>mindrotten tourist spews buzzwords
It's so tiresome.
says the weeb tourist shilling poorly written hentai VN
You forgot "zoomer", cumbrain.
t. person who got stuck in the prologue

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What are the best retro golf games?
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Is it really that good?
We had a mini golf game on our 486 that I adored but I can't remember the name for the life of me
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Tiger Woods 04/05 are easily the best but I had fun as a kid with Valora Valley Golf for the Saturn despite thinking golf was boring as all hell at the time. Not as OTT fantasy coursewise most of the time as the screenshots often make it out to be - and the more out-there ones tend to be quite obnoxious - but it was a fun time.
This is a revised Wicked 18/Devil's Course for SNES and Mega Drive-jp. The holes are very similar but much more lenient. The original is probably the worst OTT fantasy course ever with its unforgiving nature, on a 16 bit game engine that already makes regular courses difficult to see and very slow to navigate.
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Is it an adventure game or an RPG?
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That guy is just going aggro on any reply
When I play Zelda I roleplay as Link so I am roleplaying the game.
>There are exactly zero RPG elements in those games.

Zelda II has experience points and stat growth.
When I play Pong I roleplay as the paddle so Pong is an RPG.
No, it would be a RPtG like I said. Are you stupid or something?

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