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post #871 of 878 Old 03-24-2015, 08:38 AM
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Still playing Skyrim.. i have over 1000 hours in it. Love 1st person RPGs and shooters if anyone can suggest another with over 50 hours of game time. Already have Farcry 3.

Not comfortable with 3rd person games after buying a few and getting dizzy every time as the whole world shifting/spinning has a vertigo effect for me.
Killing Floor is a fun 1st person but the rocking motion of the zombies also makes me dizzy. Thanks
Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas, Mass Effect trilogy (you can skip #1 if you dislike dated visuals). Far Cry 4 is a ton of fun, too.
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OMG EA just take my money! I'm downloading it right now in Origin.
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The world has officially run out of ideas for video games lol:

World of Subways 4 – New York Line 7
http://store.steampowered.com/app/343070/

I'm so on the fence of actually paying money for this...it looks like an outright terrible game, but OMG it's frightening how perfectly they nailed the graphics. I swear to you this it looks so exactly like the 7 train I can practically smell the dried piss.
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In the same arena of BD2003's comment on "World of Subways 4". I offer up this potential gem. That I will definitely grab when it is released. It looks like a lot of fun.
http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/03/...dventure-games
Now if some game developer would just watch all of the DVDs of the Canadian classic "Tales from a Parallel Universe" & its successor LEXX. There is a potential great cache of new ideas for a fabulous game franchise. It would actually work better as a videogame than it did as a TV series IMO.
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Ooh thanks for that tidbit I never heard of that parallel universe show, but I consumed Lexx rabidly.
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Ooh thanks for that tidbit I never heard of that parallel universe show, but I consumed Lexx rabidly.
I hear you! "Zev Bellringer" (Eva Habermann) was awesome in the early episodes before giving way to "Xev" (Xenia Seeburg) & even "Lyekka" in the more popular LEXX series. I have the entire collection. The 4 Tales episodes are must see to get the full flavor of what's happening in that "Parallel Universe". Just absolutely groundbreaking, memorable & unique characters & concepts...from Stanley Tweedle to Gigarotta the Wicked. Kai...to the last of the "Brunen G"...would make epic videogame characters. The evil and Devilish villain, "Prince" was an inspired character in the vein of Al Pacino's Devil's Advocate. Here are some links to the lore for anyone interested in ordering the DVD set: I may carpet troll a few game dev sites to attempt to create interest in making this entire series into a game. The 14+ stories are already there.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zev_Bellringer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lexx
http://www.amazon.com/Lexx-Tales-Fro.../dp/6304672713

Back to the thread though...I finished the main quest on Kingdoms of Amalur yesterday. It was surprisingly easy dispatching the final boss (the Dragon Tirnoch). I dusted him off in about 5-10 minutes without using any of my 3 Fate Potions. Even though it did take about 4 Reckoning modes to get her. I lost very little life or mana because of the way I leveled up my armor, weapons and shields. So my Fate Essence filled back up lightning fast, as I slaughtered my "Splinter selves" sent to defeat me by Tirnoch. This may have been because I played the game in "Normal" difficulty. I still have a lot of Side Quests to finish. And will also play the DLC "Teeth of Naros", before moving on. I will definitely revisit this classic on "Hard" difficulty at a later time. And I hope someone polishes, finishes and release the Copernicus Sequel.

Next up?....Saints Row 2-4! Unless they underwhelm me.
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Saint's Row 4 is an amazing game. I love how the series began as a GTA clone, but evolved into its antithesis. It found it's fantastically over-the-top niche.
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Saint's Row 4 is an amazing game. I love how the series began as a GTA clone, but evolved into its antithesis. It found it's fantastically over-the-top niche.
I only played through the intro, which was awesome. Once I was free to roam, it seemed way too much like GTA, and I dislike that franchise.


Reading your post gives me hope for the game! Thanks!
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