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Old 11-29-2010, 06:13 AM   #2206
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:O you wasted some money on that FFXIII copy. I recommend taking a dump on it... its only fitting.
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Old 11-29-2010, 06:32 AM   #2207
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By the high standards of FF, XIII isn't up to scratch. Overall though it's still not a terrible game.
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Old 11-29-2010, 12:51 PM   #2208
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nothing out now until the 28th January time to catch up with some major backlog.
That Majin game is already $22.99 on Amazon.
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Old 11-29-2010, 02:05 PM   #2209
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It is black Friday THEY are supposed to sell stuff cheaper than usual. Many (if not all!) new games got that treatment good or bad. Has nothing to do with quality. They even had the Mario Wii on sell too and it is a whole new console and just came out.
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Old 11-29-2010, 02:19 PM   #2210
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it only came out last week .. an over 50% price cut that quick is not a good sign, mario came out ages ago
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Old 11-29-2010, 03:14 PM   #2211
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The console not the actual game. Mario wii console just released this month. I still stand to my opinion. In black Friday anything can happen that's the whole purpose of it. They do want to cater people to visit their site frequently and to do that they need to make eccentric deals like that.
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Old 11-29-2010, 11:17 PM   #2212
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That Majin game is already $22.99 on Amazon.
I don't know about America but in the UK it was released at 25.99 as was Splatterhouse. But all three of those games have sold really badly at least in the UK.
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Old 11-30-2010, 10:17 AM   #2213
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No idea where to put this so I'm slapping it in here since it COULD become someones next purchase. Whoever loved the Battlestar Galactica series, the entire bluray set is on discount from $299 to $119 at amazon. I think its for a few days or maybe less or more dunno. But yeah, was checking whats actually in it and its pretty cool. 20 bluray discs of extras including over 6hours of deleted scenes. Heres the indept review with extras. Ignore the price at the top since this is for the limited set with the helmet thingie. Non helmet thingie is the cheaper one.

http://www.blu-ray.com/movies/Battle...y/5280/#Review
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Old 11-30-2010, 11:05 AM   #2214
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By the high standards of FF, XIII isn't up to scratch. Overall though it's still not a terrible game.
I completely disagree.

I dare you to say 1 thing about the game that was good.

Its not by standards, its just a really bad game. FF8 was bad by standards, but at least it was playable and had a storyline.
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Old 11-30-2010, 11:19 AM   #2215
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I completely disagree.

I dare you to say 1 thing about the game that was good.

Its not by standards, its just a really bad game. FF8 was bad by standards, but at least it was playable and had a storyline.
After finishing the Japanese version a while back I am more concentrated on the plot. Though I do see why some people dislike the english dub, by far it isn't the best. Got it for $17 at Target on Black Friday. They only had two copies of the 360 version left over.

And you can totally tell the video has been buffed for the 360 version.
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Old 11-30-2010, 12:21 PM   #2216
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I completely disagree.

I dare you to say 1 thing about the game that was good.

Its not by standards, its just a really bad game. FF8 was bad by standards, but at least it was playable and had a storyline.
The story telling.

The story telling is horrible. And considering that the game is almostly wholy dependant on the storytelling, It fails miserably.
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Old 11-30-2010, 01:11 PM   #2217
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I dare you to say 1 thing about the game that was good.
There are tons of things about it that were good and it was a very fun game.
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Old 11-30-2010, 01:17 PM   #2218
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I can make a freaking list of what was bad with that game.

Battles resumed to pressing one button over and over.
Envyronments completely not explorable.
Characters with simplistic names that arent compelling or convincing.
Storyline that seems to have been cut in bits and randomly put together to make no sense whatsoever.
No extra content besides the main quest.
No overworld.
The graphics actually arent that great - at one point the characters have you believing that a 2D panel is a "nice view".
You can only use the summon of the character you're playing as.
EXP disguised as crystal points or something that was nothing but one big track that had you put stats on your character instead of it beeing automatic. The flexibility on the system was very limited.

EVERYTHING is terrible. There isnt anything i enjoyed about the game and i wasted 30 hours on it (yeah i actually survived longer than most).
The game had so much potencial to be a good game and it was in development for so long that its really hard to believe how the people at squeenix were able to do such an awful job.

I'm still waiting for someone to tell me what was good about it... aside shooting yourself in the foot and wasting your time.
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Old 11-30-2010, 01:35 PM   #2219
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I loved the section towards the end where you could hunt all the different creatures in the open world area. I spend along time doing that bit more then the rest of the game. My only problem in that bit was I was waiting and waiting for a epic battle with a Malboro and there wasn't one at all.

I actually like the characters and infact the voice acting. Also my fav. character was actually Vanille even she gets alot of hate. The battle system was also enjoyable.

p.s. After VI i think FFVIII is the best one.
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Old 11-30-2010, 03:49 PM   #2220
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FF13 was so bad that I refuse to even touch the ones that are coming out next. You forgot to add to your list 'cop-out ending' that made zero sense.
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