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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1275 on: December 22, 2019, 08:22:10 PM »
As I understand it, Monster Hunter is basically "Go kill this monster. Now use it's body to make better gear. Use better gear to kill bigger monster. Repeat steps 2-3 forever."


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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1276 on: December 22, 2019, 08:24:12 PM »
It's basically MMO Dungeon Bosses: The Game.


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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1277 on: December 24, 2019, 06:21:34 PM »
Those are both pretty accurate assessments. MHW is great game to play 30-60 minutes at a time. The game is almost entirely mission based. You can just go out and dick around, but rarely any reason why you wouldThere's very little in the way of plot, but a crap load in the way of gameplay. Seriously, it can be overwhelming. The biggest difference between World and previous MH games is that the environment plays a much larger role. The monsters interact with their surroundings, and with each other. This makes the world feel much more alive and fleshed out.

I put MHW on hiatus so I could play Sekiro. I'm planning to pick it up again once Iceborne gets released for PC. 



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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1278 on: December 24, 2019, 06:26:24 PM »
If you're a fan of Supergiant (makers of Bastion and Transistor), now would be a good time to buy their most recent game: Hades. Not only is it on sale on Steam, but through Jan 3 it comes with a free copy of Pyre. Hades is their take on the Roguelite genre. If there's one genre I'm a sucker for it's Roguelite/likes.


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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1279 on: December 24, 2019, 08:20:28 PM »
If you're a fan of Supergiant (makers of Bastion and Transistor), now would be a good time to buy their most recent game: Hades. Not only is it on sale on Steam, but through Jan 3 it comes with a free copy of Pyre. Hades is their take on the Roguelite genre. If there's one genre I'm a sucker for it's Roguelite/likes.

Yeahhh that does it.  Going to pick it up.  Glad it's finally on steam.

Also going to pick up The Surge 2... it's cheap... don't judge me.  Probably never going to finish it. 

Now I'm just trying to decide if I should get Indivisible on Switch or PC...
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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1280 on: February 19, 2020, 12:05:33 PM »
If you're a fan of Supergiant (makers of Bastion and Transistor), now would be a good time to buy their most recent game: Hades. Not only is it on sale on Steam, but through Jan 3 it comes with a free copy of Pyre. Hades is their take on the Roguelite genre. If there's one genre I'm a sucker for it's Roguelite/likes.

I'm waiting until the game comes out of early access to arrive on GOG.


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Re: Video Game Bargain Thread
« Reply #1281 on: February 19, 2020, 09:03:09 PM »
If you're a fan of Supergiant (makers of Bastion and Transistor), now would be a good time to buy their most recent game: Hades. Not only is it on sale on Steam, but through Jan 3 it comes with a free copy of Pyre. Hades is their take on the Roguelite genre. If there's one genre I'm a sucker for it's Roguelite/likes.

I'm waiting until the game comes out of early access to arrive on GOG.

Having a lot of fun with it. Definitely pick it up when it does.