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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1485 on: January 03, 2017, 02:19:29 PM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1486 on: January 04, 2017, 01:28:17 PM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1487 on: January 06, 2017, 06:55:09 PM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!

Hrm. Mine might be the wrong opinion to seek then. I really enjoyed FFXII, though I wish the gambit system had been a little better developed.

As a game I'd place it somewhere in the mid-tier (around X or VIII). Story-wise it's pretty good for a FF, though the plot itself isn't one of the best (but are any of the FF plots, really?), the characters are some of the best the series has seen. It doesn't do much character development through exposition and generally eschews those dark shadowy pasts or traumas the series loves, but really makes you feel as if the main characters are some of your best friends you've been hanging out with forever. As far as villains go, well, I can't compare without spoilers, but suffice to say that there is only one other FF villain I really felt needed killin' as much as this one.
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1488 on: January 06, 2017, 07:34:32 PM »
Pillars of Eternity

Mass Effect

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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1489 on: January 06, 2017, 07:48:34 PM »
Dishonored 2. Incredible game. Take back what's yours!
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1490 on: January 06, 2017, 09:14:40 PM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!
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FF6 is best of the whole series, ChronoTrigger the best RPG of all time.

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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1491 on: January 06, 2017, 10:05:15 PM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!
FF6. There is nothing greater. In the name of the Sabin, Shadow, and Celes amen.

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FF6 is best of the whole series, ChronoTrigger the best RPG of all time.

I have unfortunately never finished ChronoTrigger. And I've not yet played FFVI. It's better than VII and X? I also enjoyed FFI.
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1492 on: January 07, 2017, 12:21:18 AM »
Eternium: Mage and Minions.

Its an action RPG kinda like Diablo for Android, Windows Desktop and I think ioS.  Really fun but  a bit of a grind fest, and I am leveling up three characters at the same time so its taking me a while to level up.

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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1493 on: January 07, 2017, 12:46:38 AM »
Dishonored 2. Incredible game. Take back what's yours!

I'm playing through this right now.
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1494 on: January 07, 2017, 12:58:37 AM »
Just finished Final Fantasy XV after getting it the Thursday before Christmas. Quickest I've ever run through one of these games (not talking just the FF series, either, RPGs in general). It's got a few gameplay problems, but overall, very good game.

Where would this rank in the FF series, kind of feel out with this series a while back. No excuse for FFXII!
FF6. There is nothing greater. In the name of the Sabin, Shadow, and Celes amen.

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FF6 is best of the whole series, ChronoTrigger the best RPG of all time.

I have unfortunately never finished ChronoTrigger. And I've not yet played FFVI. It's better than VII and X? I also enjoyed FFI.

Yeah. CT is best played on the DS imo due to the newly added ending. Not necessary tho. Let me also add that you should consider playing Chrono Cross once you beat CT. A lot of people didn't fully understand or like CC b/c they couldn't connect it to CT. The problem I think with most of them was that CC doesn't fully connect to CT until the latter 3rd of the game. Only then do you begin to realize how complex CT and CC were from the very get go in terms of plot.
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1495 on: January 07, 2017, 04:55:46 PM »
I am playing bit Dungeon II and One Way Heroics.

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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1496 on: January 07, 2017, 07:13:36 PM »
Just got Steep. It looks fun.
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Re: What video games are everyone playing lately?
« Reply #1497 on: January 10, 2017, 12:18:41 PM »
Imbroglio. Excellent tactical roguelike.
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