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    Returnal is a LOT more repetitive than hades and with much less pay off. It's a significantly worse game.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wretchedest View Post
    Returnal is a LOT more repetitive than hades and with much less pay off. It's a significantly worse game.
    I was really liking Returnal at first, but the repetition really soured it for me.
    With Hades, at first I really didn't like it, but then it started to appeal to me. But after getting to the fight with Hades, and then having to go back, and realizing that the scripted dialogue basically expected you to lose the fight... I got kinda pissed.

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    The writing alone in Hades puts it up there for me. I had to take breaks from Returnal from getting burned out from long runs and then dying.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Self.Destructive.Pattern View Post
    The writing alone in Hades puts it up there for me. I had to take breaks from Returnal from getting burned out from long runs and then dying.
    Exactly why I took an indefinite hiatus from Returnal.


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    I guess I'm just not feeling the writing in Hades. It's not doing it for me. I'm not saying it's bad, it's just not my thing, and I felt the same way about the narrator in Bastion. At this point the dialogue in Hades just feels like another aspect wasting my time, and I've been skipping it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jinsai View Post
    I guess I'm just not feeling the writing in Hades. It's not doing it for me. I'm not saying it's bad, it's just not my thing, and I felt the same way about the narrator in Bastion. At this point the dialogue in Hades just feels like another aspect wasting my time, and I've been skipping it.
    Damn lol.. Bastion's narrator is one of my favorites. What kind do you usually prefer?

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    I guess in that case I more just found his drawl annoying… and then I reached a point where it felt like the narrator and odd storytelling narrative was driving the hype more than the gameplay. At least in Hades I initially liked the combat, but just felt like it got way too repetitive.

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    Mileage for hades is totally based on how invested and/or impressed you are with it's narrative and it's narrative structures

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    Playing Deathloop and Returnal since I got a PS5. The latter is fun and challenging and I thought people were just whining online about the difficulty since I defeated Phrike after 3 attempts and 2 hours of gameplay from playing it the first time....then I got to the Crimson Wastes. Man that area is so difficult. I'm gonna be there for weeks or months at this rate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Space Suicide View Post
    Playing Deathloop and Returnal since I got a PS5. The latter is fun and challenging and I thought people were just whining online about the difficulty since I defeated Phrike after 3 attempts and 2 hours of gameplay from playing it the first time....then I got to the Crimson Wastes. Man that area is so difficult. I'm gonna be there for weeks or months at this rate.
    It feels very overwhelming once you reach the wastes, but once you git gud enough to power up in the first biome, the second is not that bad once you get the hang of the layout. I always have a hard time not trying to kill every little thing on screen, and sometimes that leads to my inevitable downfall. I did however beat the crimson boss faster than I did Phrike.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wretchedest View Post
    Mileage for hades is totally based on how invested and/or impressed you are with it's narrative and it's narrative structures

    and I think it’s not for me… the catty dialogue started off as cute, then got dull, then obnoxious for me. At this point I don’t think I’ve ever been less invested in a “story” than I am with this one. I can see what some people like here, but I think this company’s games just arent my thing.

    so, I’m going back to Tales of Arise and FF14

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    Downloaded the PS5 upgrade for Death Stranding on Friday and holy cow itís even more beautiful. Iím excited to play it all over again.


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    I'll find time to one day play Death Stranding...one day!

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    Bluepoint games is officially part of PS Studios!


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    What i want to know is why did it take them so long to confirm this? Most people online have known about this for months!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Haysey_Draws View Post
    What i want to know is why did it take them so long to confirm this? Most people online have known about this for months!
    I assume it's because whatever this mystery project they've been hinting at (that's original, and not just a remake of a classic title) has impressed Sony brass upon unveiling it to them, and that this announcement lines up as a sort of hype stage. I would expect a "big announcement" from them in the next few weeks

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    Well we delayed the closure of the store on PS3 and Vita but now they're just going to cut off payment methods because of course they are.


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    Just got the email yesterday morning... Way to make it even the slightest bit more inconvenient for us... Ffs.

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