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Any good romhacks out there? I've played the original a billion times and I'd like something new that isn't a randomizer
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fair i'd also prefer it without that, though i don't think it ruins too much since you can move while doing a counter unlike in samus returns where the metroid fights are all stop and go.
i dont even remember QTEs in Dread
and i'd agree Dread has the best bosses in metroid in general, not just 2D Metroid. might've been the best part of Dread
when i did my 1st speedrun i was slapped in the face to learn you need at least 3 bars of health to enter the hyper beam cutscene with mother brain, otherwise you die. i thought simething wrong was going on. that alone brings a lot of tension to the fight if you didnt go crazy with the health upgrades. also lower brinstar is the best song in the game
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Project Base/Redux is the best fan mod of a game I've ever seen
Crazy amount of good games are having their 30th anniversary this year.

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When did you realize that RE3 is the best classic RE game?

>Nemesis encounters that are far superior to X in every fucking way
>Actually exploring the actual Raccoon City (unlike RE2)
>The city is very lively with RNG aspects, events, different interactables, new level design, etc
>choice system
>new mechanics like dodging, knockdowns, shoves, 180 quick turn
>Great OST
>Gunpowder gives you lots of flexibility in how you want to approach the game combat wise.
>Probably the most weapon variety in a single run (RE2 has them divided among characters, maybe Code Veronica has more than 3 though. They're a little more unique in 3 imo).
>Dodge system
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it really is, i cringe at the contrarians and posers jerking off to Caca Shitronica and REmake when RE3 MOGS them so hard
Not gonna lie but seeing Jill's ass wiggle when uses that crank or the fire hose used to turn me on
>caca shitronica
Jesus, stop yourself before posting this shit next time, you sound like you're about 8
>>Nemesis encounters that are far superior to X in every fucking way
X is a surprise to mix up the second scenario, I would expect the thing the game is named after to be better than him.
>>Actually exploring the actual Raccoon City (unlike RE2)
You explore a bunch of back alleys. RE2 also never sold itself as being that.
>>The city is very lively with RNG aspects, events, different interactables, new level design, etc
The RNG aspects in the city events amount to whether you get dogs or crows, and "new level design" is complete bullshit.
>>choice system
Yeah, it sucks. You make about 3 worthwhile choices in the whole damn game, the rest are fucking laughable.
>>new mechanics like dodging, knockdowns, shoves, 180 quick turn
Three of those are the same mechanic and it was implemented horribly.
>>Great OST
>>Gunpowder gives you lots of flexibility in how you want to approach the game combat wise.

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>except if you play on easy you get the AR.

only in some re-releases

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>The worst game on the 64
>so cringe I laugh
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It's based on the original nes box art depiction. It's a fun idea for a one off game, the cancer is they tied saving to requiring xbox live for fuck knows why.
those R games arent bad, i think bomberman is probably most sustainable as a budget series anyway
Hero is the definitive single-player Bomberman game. Runners-up for that category are Bomberman 64, Bomberman Quest, and Bomberman Tournament. Have not played The Second Attack or Generation, so can't comment on those, though they're supposed to be really good, too.

Key thing about all of these is that they make Bomberman into an action-adventure game rather than an "arena-action" game like all the others and like the multiplayer is (best one of those is probably Mega Bomberman, but I hear great things about Saturn Bomberman Fight and Bomberman Online, too).
Imagine shitting out this bait in a pathetic attempt at making the game cheaper so your poor ass can attempt to acquire it.
These games are free. Retard.

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Garage sale season has begun. Have you found anything recently out at various sales? It's been better recently, been finding Gamecube and old cartridges far more then I have in prior years when it was rather impossible
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I got a snes for 5 and fat ps3 for 10 at an indoor garage sale.
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yeah i was holy shit when i saw it in the pile right next to shrek gba and duel masters
For some reason, i think it flys under the radar of certain people. I got my copy from a reseller for i think that same price and he even had a 2nd copy in the bin.
lol @ freddie gibbs
It's okay, they're calm.
In France, sellers must come by car to the city center or to a large parking lot to come and exhibit.

It's 5 a.m., people don't have time to get their stuff out of the car when guys are harassing them to find out if they have video games!

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We all know that modifying Game Boy games to include colour, like the Super Game Boy and GBC did, is wrong and taints the original vision, but were the games intended to be played in green, or can you play in just black and white too?
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>We all know that modifying Game Boy games to include colour, like the Super Game Boy and GBC did, is wrong and taints the original vision
Fuck you OP, Dk 94 was designed for sgb. you don't know shit about fuck, faggot.
This is true for black cartridge games
for me, it's top right
Can you still find replacement green LCD screens for old gameboys anywhere? It seems like all the original ones are really worn out and have really shitty contrast these days.
DK 94 was designed for Game Boy and hastily slapped together for SGB.

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It was the most powerful 16 bit syst-ACK
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What are you even comparing this game with?
>what the fuck is this screenshot of Riding
Hero supposed to be telling me

It's the only Neo Geo reference for a racing game.

>what even is this thread

Mocks Neo Geo´s inability to produce any graphically decent racing game.
>-ACK posting
Fuck off with your low quality thread, you don't belong here.
it’s telling me that OP is a faggot zoomer

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Let's post pictures of 80's/90's gamer bedrooms
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Yes, that's the one!
The apartments shown are all super vibey. Well worth it if you can find a copy. Thanks, anon.
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If you're mainly interested in the photographs, it's pretty cheap on amazon.jp and they ship overseas.
The face and IQ of average Genesis console warrior
Holly shit. I really wanted that artic rescue base as a kid.

When does it get bad? I’m two levels in and enjoying it so far, but I can imagine the backtracking getting annoying with 5 characters.
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Thay's only because once you started playing DK64 you never stopped. You booted it up once and you're still playing it right now. It's that goddamn good.
From my ~23 year old memories the first two levels are fun and colorful, and the rest are dark and confusing
Kek I remember getting filtered by that jetpack game pretty hard. The DK machine wasn't too bad tho
If you like it now you'll probably enjoy the whole thing. I think its great. I only played it for the first time recently since I missed it back in the day but I genuinely don't think its tedious or too big at all. My only criticism is that a couple of the minigames are a little obnoxious but even thats really not a big deal. I actually think its slower pace and more atmospheric take on a 3D platformer is really refreshing and unique for the time.

I gotta try Banjo Tooie next, its another one I didn't play at the time but I loved the first one and people complain about it for the same reasons as DK64 so Im thinking its probably good.
Bad, never. It's not a bad game. But for me at least it started getting tedious around Frantic Factory.

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Same reason this guy's a monster but Vector isn't.
Yes, autism.
2007 cocksucker
DS and wii ain't retro
Yes, Froggy is canonically autistic.
I unironically like his stages, they're relaxing and not too hard if you know what to do

The beginning of AAAslop made by hundreds of people with an inflated marketing budget. I can't consider it retro.
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Maybe not way better, but definitely better.
Speak like a normal human, r*dditor
He's not wrong, this is still one of the most insanely budget games from Japan up to this day.
>no anal
Mid actress
pc version with patches is fine

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Doesn’t matter what age. Still playable to this day
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Do us a favor and crop that to 448 pixels so you don't look like you're playing PAL shit. What are you, some kind of Yuropoor?
gaming was always a more expensive hobby in yurop
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SMB1 is one of the few games which is more fun in the PAL version because it plays 10% faster
Only because you grew up on it. Zoomers grew up on games like Minecraft where failure doesn't exist. I tried to teach my 14 year old nephew to play SMB1 and after dying repeatedly to the first goomba he smashed my NES and threw it in the trash.

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What's the best way to split the screen for two players in a racing game?
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your horizontal field of view is larger than your vertical one
Top and bottom.
Left and right is retard (sic).
i miss playing splitscreen racers with my mom because i had no friends or siblings
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That tech was called "Versus", I believe.

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Would it have been better on N64?
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>instead of the Itoi swan song
The final product certainly wasnt that.
Not enough texturing cache to pump out 2D games at PS1 levels.
What is burden of proof?
It was never going to be 2D. Why would you even think that?
>le contrarianism

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How many times have you played through Link to the Past?
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0.9 times.
still on my first playthrough
maybe this decade i will finish it
2 or three times. I got stuck in that temple with all the tubes first time I played it. I got lost, ragequit, then tried it again a couple of weeks or months later and found my way pretty easily. Never had any problems with the water temple in Ocarina Of Time. The one in Twilight Princess had me stumped for a little while. For some reason, I'm terrible at mapping out dungeons in my head. And I never liked using dungeon maps.
Don't know if they are actually useful in Zelda games.
Randomizers generally have sanity checks to make sure you can't get stuck. But yeah they generally shuffle placement of items to force players to go through the game in a weird order. Sometimes a run can be super fucking easy where you get super good equipment early on, or maybe you'll have a run where you're struggling through the entire thing with the most baseline equipment.
usually once every 1-2 years. i like to go thru the dark world dungeons 1-4-3-2-5-6-7 for the red tempered sword early. and i always liked how you actually need a good amount of rupees for the zora flippers. wish more Zelda games made use of money

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what is the single best racing game of the ps2 era?
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Both are garbage
Are there any (relevant) differences between US and JP versions?
No, you can actually finish this one
wish I got to play this back in the day
Think I would've liked it

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