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 Post subject: Re: Finish 52 challenge (2021)
PostPosted: Sun Apr 04, 2021 14:47 
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1) Xenoblade chronicles x (Wii U)
2) A way out (PC)

Qtes.coop. Chicken. Likes the word shit. Ok, but if it had continued much longer, would've outstayed it's welcome. Shit ending.


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 Post subject: Re: Finish 52 challenge (2021)
PostPosted: Mon Apr 05, 2021 17:15 
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1) Xenoblade chronicles x (Wii U)
2) A way out (PC)
3) Super Mario Galaxy (Switch)

Doesn't control well. I'm not sure if this is a switch thing or it was like this on the wii. Having never played it before.


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 Post subject: Re: Finish 52 challenge (2021)
PostPosted: Mon Apr 05, 2021 22:08 
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Mr Dave wrote:
1) Xenoblade chronicles x (Wii U)
2) A way out (PC)

Qtes.coop. Chicken. Likes the word shit. Ok, but if it had continued much longer, would've outstayed it's welcome. Shit ending.

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 Post subject: Re: Finish 52 challenge (2021)
PostPosted: Tue Apr 06, 2021 0:07 
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Grim... wrote:
Mr Dave wrote:
1) Xenoblade chronicles x (Wii U)
2) A way out (PC)

Qtes.coop. Chicken. Likes the word shit. Ok, but if it had continued much longer, would've outstayed it's welcome. Shit ending.

ZOMG Spoiler! Click here to view!
Did you win?


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I did. but then again, we'd rather come to the conclusion that the other character did not really deserve the win, so it wasnt really a fight.'

I think before we'd even escaped prison, I'd predicted that I were an undercover police man.


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 Post subject: Re: Finish 52 challenge (2021)
PostPosted: Thu Apr 08, 2021 13:20 
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1) The Division 2: Warlords of New York (Xbox)
2) Night in the Woods (Xbox)
3) Astro’s Playroom (PS5)
4) Bleed 2 (Xbox)
5) Ghost of Tsushima (PS5)
6) Final Fantasy 7 Remake (PS4)
7) Cyber Shadow (Xbox)
8 ) Monster Hunter: World (Xbox)
9) Doom 64 (Xbox)



10) Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (Xbox)

Star Wars Jedi: Uncharted Shadow of the Fallen Metroid Tomb Raider Vania, more like. It was billed as a Dark Souls SW but it’s only really got bonfires and respawning enemies. Everything else is nu Tomb Raider and Uncharted as you do loads of climbing and farting about but with a Metroid flavour as you gain new powers you can go new places and backtrack if you feel the need.

Just explained my hilarious joke in the first sentence, which was unnecessary.

Anyway, it’s really good.

But it’s too long. The pacing slows to an absolute crawl in the 5th chapter as you visit a shit planet filled with spiky headed dudes that look like that guy with the dual lightsabers from the prequel film. Can’t remember his name. Darth something. Anyway, if they hadn’t included that planet this would be top absolutely recommend to everyone tier because I was having loads of fun.

Well, the combat isn’t as good as Dark Souls which is a bit shit for a game about flashy laser blades, but it’s got some good fights that require reasonably precise timing to dodge, parry and all that. On the harder difficulty anyway.

But I was so fed up with Darth Rinkus world that I knocked it down to easy mode and just smashed through to the end as it was wasting my time. Which is a real shame, cause I was enjoying the boss fights. It’s just the normal enemies are mainly boring and dry. Stormtroopers are brilliant fun to fight (mainly cause the chat from them is good, but also deflecting a blaster shot back in their faces somehow never got old) but spiked head freaks are just yawn and the endless spiders and crap aren’t fun to fight at all. The bigger enemies were good in a God of War stylee too. But there wasn’t the variety that it desperately needed.

Oh, back to good bits. If you’ve got Game Pass, play the first hour cause it’s fucking ace. Oh and Wookie world where you start and AT-ATs are emerging from the water was just mwaaah! It looks really great. The whole game looked brilliant actually. The end levels aesthetics are great too as you enter an Empire base. Again, mwaaah!

And Darth Vader at the end? He’s a fucking badass. I literally had chills and I’m not that big of a Star Wars fan. But Vader kicking my ass? Mwaaaaaahhhh.

But back to the bad bits, man it’s buggy as shit and it doesn’t look like they’ve bothered to fix it which is amazing given the time it’s been since release. BB-1 bugs out all the fucking time, jumping off and on your shoulder regularly like he’s broken. There’s some platforming issues that sometimes crop up, and too many sodding sliding down stuff sections that often break with stupid bugs. As a supposed AAA game this doesn’t cut the mustard at all.

This is kinda difficult to rate because it’s really good and yet has some really annoying annoyances. I feel that because I dropped the difficulty day to get it over and done with I’d have to give it a solid 6/10 yet to was worth playing and I enjoyed a great deal of it. If they did more of these Star Wars games I’d be into them. Probably the best Star Wars game since... that other one. The Doom clone one.


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