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Post by Tombay » Wed Jul 05, 2017 4:20 am

Persona 2 (psx)

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#102

Post by New! Tazy Ten » Wed Jul 05, 2017 1:40 pm

Six Steam Games whose names escape me right now.

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Post by Booyakasha » Wed Jul 05, 2017 11:20 pm

[QUOTE="MeowMan, post: 1634531, member: 35926"]Portal, Portal 2[/QUOTE]

Have you ever played them before? Have you played them now? I hope the excess hype, the endless praise, the sheer meme overload won't have made either one disappointing to you. I'd imagine you can't but have had some things spoiled.

My copy of TTYD has long since arrived. The case was beyond gross. I don't know what the hell people do with their lives where it's evidently appropriate to eat Jello pudding off your game cases, or let Old Suey deliver a litter of piglets onto them. I generally use them just for storing games in, but evidently when you're a lobster-boy everything's a claw to you. Ughh.

Everything else is fine, though. Cover art's fine, manual's fine, game disc looks like it was owned by a little old lady who only drove it to church on Sundays.
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Post by MeowMan » Wed Jul 05, 2017 11:24 pm

[QUOTE="Booyakasha, post: 1635537, member: 17381"]Have you ever played them before? Have you played them now? I hope the excess hype, the endless praise, the sheer meme overload won't have made either one disappointing to you. I'd imagine you can't but have had some things spoiled.[/QUOTE]

In order: No, yes, no, and the only thing I've had spoiled for me is "The cake is a lie," but I had imagined a completely different context for that line.

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Post by Booyakasha » Wed Jul 05, 2017 11:30 pm

Cool. I mean, that's pretty much as good as one can hope for----------speaking for myself, only thing got spoilt for me was 'Still Alive', but, taken out of context, all that is is a cute goofy little song, right? Glad you had fun with them, at any rate.
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#106

Post by Booyakasha » Mon Jul 10, 2017 11:14 pm

Saw a copy of 'Beyond Good & Evil' (PS2) at Half-Price Books for seven bucks. It's in nice shape------no scratches.
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#107

Post by VG_Addict » Thu Jul 13, 2017 2:35 pm

Crash N. Sane Trilogy.

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Post by MeowMan » Thu Jul 13, 2017 2:37 pm

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and ARMs

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Post by Booyakasha » Sat Jul 29, 2017 2:38 pm

I got a new SNES game. Like, a new one. It came out this year. 'Unholy Night: The Darkness Hunter'. It's pretty good.
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Post by Random User » Sat Jul 29, 2017 2:48 pm

I picked up Final Fantasy XV recently, it's been incredibly good thus far.

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Post by Bomby » Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:21 pm

Splatoon 2

11/10 perfect splat splat whoooooosh.

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Post by Artemis008 » Fri Aug 04, 2017 2:06 pm

Tales of phantasia for PSX which I'm absolutely loving, and Clock Tower first fear PSX which I'm on the fence about. On one hand, the art style is neat for a horror game and the villain is interesting, but on the other it's relying on silence way too much, the interface is clunky with the psx controller, and the story is just awful. It's too bad, I was really curious about this one.

Tales of phantasia is great, not perfect but very good. The story is simple but still has its heart felt moments which I won't spoil. The gameplay is really neat, it makes you feel like your doing something, instead of telling somebody else to do something. I haven't had to grind *yet* which was my biggest issue with final fantasy. It does have its flaws however, but it's mostly trivial stuff like how the game gives you literally no reason to switch characters since Mint can't attack and Chester only really works as support. I would just stick with Cless, if I were you.

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Post by Random User » Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:51 pm

Grabbed Final Fantasy XIV to try out the demo up to level 35. It's all right so far, but I'm not sure if I'm sold on plopping down a monthly fee for it yet.

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#114

Post by I am nobody » Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:59 pm

I got a Japanese copy of Yokai Watch for $7.50. Not sure how they managed that - it's still shrink-wrapped and the used copies I saw in Japan were more expensive. Maybe the 3DS having region-lock stole all their customers. *shrug*

Finally found the reasonably-priced PS2 and GBA I'd been after for years recently as well.

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Post by Booyakasha » Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:23 pm

Swap shop had some good swag this time. 'Tomb Raider III' (PS1), 'Die Hard Arcade' (PS1), 'Speed Racer' (PS1), 'Silent Hill 2' (PS2), and 'Art of Fighting Anthology' (PS2).

Also got 'Guitar Hero Live' (X360) new for twenty bux at GameStop. Evidently rhythm gaming died again or something (like who knew that would happen).
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Post by Apollo the Just » Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:53 pm

[QUOTE="Tombay, post: 1635397, member: 40458"]Persona 2 (psx)[/QUOTE]

Excellent taste.

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Post by DarkZero » Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:54 pm

i guess mega maker
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Post by Random User » Sat Aug 05, 2017 11:56 am

[QUOTE="Apollo the Just, post: 1640127, member: 30977"]Excellent taste.

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#119

Post by Apollo the Just » Sat Aug 05, 2017 2:58 pm

I'm sure I will. I already loved the story from how it was presented in the manga, plus the OST is jammin.
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