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10 hours ago, Bobcat10 said:

Who was the chucker?  Had to be Launch.  lol

I know my 360 is in a box in my currently-getting-finished basement.  All my storage stuff is basically stacked in one corner.  Probably can't get to it for a bit.  But I may have the game.

Whenever is cool. Launch was and probably still is in a love affair with Tim Tebow 

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Playing fallen order on ps4

Going through on grand master and got to ilum to get new lightsaber.  Game breaking bug.  Right after kal falls through the ice I get stuck.  Cant swim anywhere.  Forced to restart.  This sucks.  I dont really want to play it through again.  I put in a bug report but jeez.  I cant recall not being able to finish a game because of a bug before.

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1 hour ago, need2know said:

Playing fallen order on ps4

Going through on grand master and got to ilum to get new lightsaber.  Game breaking bug.  Right after kal falls through the ice I get stuck.  Cant swim anywhere.  Forced to restart.  This sucks.  I dont really want to play it through again.  I put in a bug report but jeez.  I cant recall not being able to finish a game because of a bug before.

Happened to me with GTA San Andreas. I was in the Las Vegas city and failed a mission. The mission never showed again. No other missions ever showed again. I had saved over it so couldn't go back. I was at least 30-35 hours in at that point. I never went back to this day. 

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On 12/23/2019 at 7:18 PM, jwb said:

Yea, this game is a lot of fun once you get the hang of using the powers/etc. 

When you beat it, you can play again as the other character, and keep all of your powers right from the start. Very fun.

I assume this is the New Game + option as opposed to just a new game? I figured with New Game +, I'd be stuck with the same character.

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8 hours ago, DallasDMac said:

I assume this is the New Game + option as opposed to just a new game? I figured with New Game +, I'd be stuck with the same character.

Nope, you can choose again. But you keep the powers/points, and iirc, have access to both trees. It's awesomely overpowered fun.

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7 hours ago, jwb said:

Nope, you can choose again. But you keep the powers/points, and iirc, have access to both trees. It's awesomely overpowered fun.

Decided to mess with a 2nd regular run through with the female protagonist. May not finish it but want to see the skill tree. My initial thought is, Corvo is more fun. But Domino seems kinda cool to play with.

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Anyone else here play NBA2K online?  I'm having a hard time figuring out if my experience is normal, or if I need to look into upgrading my router.  The game plays totally different online vs offline.  There is a touch of lag which makes shooting impossible for me (the timing is different as the shooting bar doesn't match perfectly, so you have to release the shot sooner than the bar tells you).  My player moves are slightly delayed, so playing D on the perimiter is nearly impossible.  Then, one out of every 10 games, I'll have a monster game blocking everything and every shot goes in.

Not sure is this is the typical experience for the average gamer, or if I could have router issues.  I have the faster Comcast broadband available, but I have their stock router.

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I would like a virtual pinball machine featuring:

- The Addams Family

- The X-Files

- Terminator 2

- Funhouse

And, I'm probably missing a couple but when can I expect this to happen?

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I realize this is more of a software thread than hardware BUT this would probably get me gaming much more than I do today in that you could play your entire Steam library mobile or at home on it......

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uf4PNSfTNpY

.... I hope there is enough interest in this device that they actually release the product. It would probably be expensive given it's "Alienware" but given the fact I wouldn't have to go out and purchase a library of games for the device and already own hundreds of games on Steam it would probably be cheaper in the long run.

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Just finished Until Dawn and had a good time.  For those that have played it (and then replayed it), was it worth playing again to run through the different paths you could have taken?

I'm definitely going to play it again because when my bad gaming skills caused a player to die, I felt like I had let them down personally.

And for gosh sakes, how much "more still" do I have to be?  I was dang near doing the mannequin challenge and wasn't deemed "still"

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On 12/28/2019 at 7:42 AM, need2know said:

Playing fallen order on ps4

Going through on grand master and got to ilum to get new lightsaber.  Game breaking bug.  Right after kal falls through the ice I get stuck.  Cant swim anywhere.  Forced to restart.  This sucks.  I dont really want to play it through again.  I put in a bug report but jeez.  I cant recall not being able to finish a game because of a bug before.

My game has had horrible graphic bugs.

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Goat Simulator is one of the free PS Plus games this month. It’s so dumb yet lots of fun. My 10 year old is especially loving it.

Was looking at upcoming 2020 releases and one site had Beyond Good & Evil 2 listed with no date. I got pretty excited as the first one is one of my favorite games. But after looking into it, it seems like it may be potentially dead in the water. And after seeing the “demo” videos I’m not sure I’d even want to play it anyway. Other than a few of the original characters being recognizable, the game doesn’t seem to resemble the first one in any way. The graphics style is totally different, the “feel” of the game seems totally different, the original characters don’t seem like the same characters, and the entire concept of the game seems totally foreign. The whole thing just seemed like a completely different game that stole the names and resemblances of a few character, jammed them in and slapped Beyond Good & Evil 2 on it and that was that. So disappointed.

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25 minutes ago, need2know said:

Been playing bloodborne for the first time.  Its great

Sitting on my shelf, next on the docket.

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3 hours ago, Statorama said:

Just finished Until Dawn and had a good time.  For those that have played it (and then replayed it), was it worth playing again to run through the different paths you could have taken?

I'm definitely going to play it again because when my bad gaming skills caused a player to die, I felt like I had let them down personally.

And for gosh sakes, how much "more still" do I have to be?  I was dang near doing the mannequin challenge and wasn't deemed "still"

I played it a second time after somewhere between six month and a year. That way I could enjoy the story again. I probably played the exact same way the second time. I love stealth kills no matter the game.

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1 hour ago, bigmarc27 said:

Loved the game, went through it about a year ago. I gave it it’s own thread so if you want you can follow along with your progress. 
https://forums.footballguys.com/forum/topic/773748-bloodborne-ps4/?tab=comments#comment-21636787

Cool.  I have been doing most of it without any guides or help.  Pretty far I think.   Nightmare of mensis middle right now.  Only a few chalice dungeons.  Gonna play through again on ng+

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12 minutes ago, need2know said:

Cool.  I have been doing most of it without any guides or help.  Pretty far I think.   Nightmare of mensis middle right now.  Only a few chalice dungeons.  Gonna play through again on ng+

Pretty decent bit in. Did you get the DLC?  I’d say it’s very worth having and I’d do it before you get a whole lot further.  

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Playing Assassins Creed Odyssey now- probably only a year behind everyone else. Like 40 hours into it and only level 22 and I see missions recommending level 50 😲

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3 minutes ago, bigmarc27 said:

Pretty decent bit in. Did you get the DLC?  I’d say it’s very worth having and I’d do it before you get a whole lot further.  

I got the complete edition from the ps store.  I guess that's in it?  How do I access the DLC parts?

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After very many tries I finally completed a legendary Ironman run on xcom 2: war of the chosen.

I half expected the government to knock down my door this morning and wisk me off to area 51 to prepare for a real alien invasion.

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1 hour ago, 3 hour lunch said:

Playing Assassins Creed Odyssey now- probably only a year behind everyone else. Like 40 hours into it and only level 22 and I see missions recommending level 50 😲

Don't sweat those missions. I remember seeing those thinking I would never get to them. Now after 200+ hours I finally hit level 99.

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Been playing Fallen Order finally. I'm not in love with it. Story seems awesome. Parkour parts are standard for an Uncharted, Tomb Raider type game. The combat is very dark soulsy where I have to parry exactly when I need to. Can't hold my guard up and can't be too late. It's pretty repetitive. Dungeons I like exploring but needing more skills to go to more places gets old. 

I'm playing it and I want to see more of the story but the game itself is just ok. 

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32 minutes ago, Insein said:

Been playing Fallen Order finally. I'm not in love with it. Story seems awesome. Parkour parts are standard for an Uncharted, Tomb Raider type game. The combat is very dark soulsy where I have to parry exactly when I need to. Can't hold my guard up and can't be too late. It's pretty repetitive. Dungeons I like exploring but needing more skills to go to more places gets old. 

I'm playing it and I want to see more of the story but the game itself is just ok. 

One thing I didnt like was that getting stuff in chests was boring.  All cosmetic stuff.  Could have done something more there.  

Same thing with all the lightsaber customization.   Ok I can change the way it looks.  But they should have added different stats and effects to the pieces.  Wasted opportunity. 

Overall i liked it but it's very rough around the edges.  Not to mention all the bugs and it seems unfinished. 

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55 minutes ago, -arcK- said:

Don't sweat those missions. I remember seeing those thinking I would never get to them. Now after 200+ hours I finally hit level 99.

Not really worried about them since I’ll just let them sit there for now but didn’t realize the game would take quite so long. I’m more of a 1-2 game per year player. Awesome game even if I’ve died 100 times.

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4 minutes ago, 3 hour lunch said:

Not really worried about them since I’ll just let them sit there for now but didn’t realize the game would take quite so long. I’m more of a 1-2 game per year player. Awesome game even if I’ve died 100 times.

Are you playing on hard?

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2 minutes ago, -arcK- said:

Are you playing on hard?

Nope, normal. Most of the dying has been from charging into fortresses of 20 guys; just can’t seem to get very far stealthily. I’ve gotten better though 

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Just now, 3 hour lunch said:

Nope, normal. Most of the dying has been from charging into fortresses of 20 guys; just can’t seem to get very far stealthily. I’ve gotten better though 

Oh I see. Yeah this game will punish you if you get overwhelmed by enemies. I specifically built for assassin damage, crit chance and crit damage, and used mostly assassin skills. Bad things will occasionally happen but sometimes I can mow down entire forts of 30+ guys without being spotted. I had a lot of practice with the previous game Origins so that helped a lot.

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8 hours ago, Buddy Ball 2K3 said:

Currently playing "Darkest Dungeon"....😡🤬😠

Huge fan of this game.  I hope the sequel finds a way to be less of a grind in the late game while still maintaining the sense of progression and party-building.  On the other hand, I never really got bored with running dungeons for gold with disposable characters fresh off the stage coach.

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4 hours ago, IvanKaramazov said:

Huge fan of this game.  I hope the sequel finds a way to be less of a grind in the late game while still maintaining the sense of progression and party-building.  On the other hand, I never really got bored with running dungeons for gold with disposable characters fresh off the stage coach.

I have never felt more frustrated with a game in my life and in the same breath I can't get enough of it. 

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Finally purchased a Seagate 2TB external HDD for my PS4 Pro.

WTF was I waiting for? Quality of life improvement big time. Now all my games are on the HDD with so much room to spare. 3TB total with my PS4 HDD. 

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15 hours ago, need2know said:

I got the complete edition from the ps store.  I guess that's in it?  How do I access the DLC parts?

Yeah it’s in there. Finding it would be luck without a guide. I think you let the invisible monster grab you outside the church. 

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Built a PC recently.  Haven't had a working desktop for years and enjoying some gaming there.  Keyboard/mouse is a lot more difficult than I remember so I'm probably in line for an xbox style controller.  Any recs?  

Enjoying Bloodstained: RotN.  Great metroidvania game.  Buddy wants me into PUBG and im not there yet.  Controls, mang.

Was intrigued recently by Darkest Dungeon.  Good to see it get love here and will probably pick it up.  Very disappointed that Sony is holding on dearly to Bloodborne.  Anyone try it on PS Now?  

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40 minutes ago, munga30 said:

Built a PC recently.  Haven't had a working desktop for years and enjoying some gaming there.  Keyboard/mouse is a lot more difficult than I remember so I'm probably in line for an xbox style controller.  Any recs?  

 

Wow, this is the first time I've heard of someone liking a controller better than the mouse/keyboard when it comes to gaming.  The reason I prefer games on the pc is because of the precision of a mouse and the many things you can do with the keyboard, like mapping certain things..

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1 hour ago, Copeman said:

Wow, this is the first time I've heard of someone liking a controller better than the mouse/keyboard when it comes to gaming.  The reason I prefer games on the pc is because of the precision of a mouse and the many things you can do with the keyboard, like mapping certain things..

Ya I'm aware keyboard is generally better.  Just feeling my age (49) and reaching for what's comfortable.  I should prolly take on the challenge for the brain!

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53 minutes ago, munga30 said:

Ya I'm aware keyboard is generally better.  Just feeling my age (49) and reaching for what's comfortable.  I should prolly take on the challenge for the brain!

I hear ya.  I'm 47, grew up gaming with controllers, until I started pc gaming early 2000's.  I like them both, but prefer the pc by a wide margin, for any type of game.  

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22 hours ago, need2know said:

Been playing bloodborne for the first time.  Its great

It really is. It might be my favorite playthrough experience ever. It's basically a flawless masterpiece. 

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Yo I'm going real old school to catch up on newer school. Currently playing Infamous 2 (PS3) :lmao:. I beat the first one like 4 years ago and I did like it, but it's hard to commit to last gen games for a few weeks to play a game when you're in the current gen era. But I want to beat that before I play Second Son on PS4.

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8 hours ago, Todem said:

Finally purchased a Seagate 2TB external HDD for my PS4 Pro.

WTF was I waiting for? Quality of life improvement big time. Now all my games are on the HDD with so much room to spare. 3TB total with my PS4 HDD. 

Is it an SSD? Because if you upgrade to an SSD, you’ll be even more blown away at how fast everything loads. 

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8 hours ago, bigmarc27 said:

Yeah it’s in there. Finding it would be luck without a guide. I think you let the invisible monster grab you outside the church. 

Found it.  Hard as hell!

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1 hour ago, ShamrockPride said:

Yo I'm going real old school to catch up on newer school. Currently playing Infamous 2 (PS3) :lmao:. I beat the first one like 4 years ago and I did like it, but it's hard to commit to last gen games for a few weeks to play a game when you're in the current gen era. But I want to beat that before I play Second Son on PS4.

I played some Vice City a couple weeks back.

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3 hours ago, ShamrockPride said:

Yo I'm going real old school to catch up on newer school. Currently playing Infamous 2 (PS3) :lmao:. I beat the first one like 4 years ago and I did like it, but it's hard to commit to last gen games for a few weeks to play a game when you're in the current gen era. But I want to beat that before I play Second Son on PS4.

If I recall correctly, those 2 games aren't really related. I could be wrong but I think Second Son is its own thing and playing 2 beforehand won't really make a difference. But if you're having fun, by all means you do you!!

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On 1/6/2020 at 8:24 AM, Bull Dozier said:

Anyone else here play NBA2K online?  I'm having a hard time figuring out if my experience is normal, or if I need to look into upgrading my router.  The game plays totally different online vs offline.  There is a touch of lag which makes shooting impossible for me (the timing is different as the shooting bar doesn't match perfectly, so you have to release the shot sooner than the bar tells you).  My player moves are slightly delayed, so playing D on the perimiter is nearly impossible.  Then, one out of every 10 games, I'll have a monster game blocking everything and every shot goes in.

Not sure is this is the typical experience for the average gamer, or if I could have router issues.  I have the faster Comcast broadband available, but I have their stock router.

I'm boycotting this game till they fix everything and get rid of Ronnie2K. The dude is a liar. I will not put money into them for a bunch of lies they've made up 

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6 minutes ago, DJackson10 said:

I'm boycotting this game till they fix everything and get rid of Ronnie2K. The dude is a liar. I will not put money into them for a bunch of lies they've made up 

Don't hold your breath.

Curious what games are out there that people are universally pleased with the developers response to issues.  The franchises I've played regularly enough over the years to get into the community have been Madden, Call of Duty and NBA2K.  All are panned every year.  I've become oblivious to the noise.

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57 minutes ago, Bull Dozier said:

Don't hold your breath.

Curious what games are out there that people are universally pleased with the developers response to issues.  The franchises I've played regularly enough over the years to get into the community have been Madden, Call of Duty and NBA2K.  All are panned every year.  I've become oblivious to the noise.

So much noise. I play MLB The Show year round. It is a brilliant baseball game. I own NBA2K18....still play that one a ton. Madden 16 and Madden 20 are the only two I play. I still play NCAA 14 on the PS3. Awesome game.

 

The Show is the only yearly sports game purchase I make. Great game. And people complain there too....a lot. 

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22 minutes ago, Todem said:

So much noise. I play MLB The Show year round. It is a brilliant baseball game. I own NBA2K18....still play that one a ton. Madden 16 and Madden 20 are the only two I play. I still play NCAA 14 on the PS3. Awesome game.

 

The Show is the only yearly sports game purchase I make. Great game. And people complain there too....a lot. 

Used to love The Show.  Great graphics, presentation.  Both the franchise and Road to the Show modes were awesome.  What became my frustration is my lack of skill.  I don't remember the details, but what I remember is there are four (maybe five) different skill levels.  For me, the second easiest was too easy.  My RTTS guy would hit .450 with power.  Up it one level, and I'd hit under .200 scrapping the occasional singles.  I want a challenge but not to be frustrated.  I couldn't get past that and haven't played it again. :kicksrock:

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15 hours ago, Bull Dozier said:

Used to love The Show.  Great graphics, presentation.  Both the franchise and Road to the Show modes were awesome.  What became my frustration is my lack of skill.  I don't remember the details, but what I remember is there are four (maybe five) different skill levels.  For me, the second easiest was too easy.  My RTTS guy would hit .450 with power.  Up it one level, and I'd hit under .200 scrapping the occasional singles.  I want a challenge but not to be frustrated.  I couldn't get past that and haven't played it again. :kicksrock:

Which was the last version you played. I can solve it for you with some slider tweaks for All-Star level (which is what you are referring to). All-Star is the default level. I can easily solve it for you. 

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