Do you think there can be too many ice characters in a game?

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3 years ago#1
Let's say there are three characters, all use ice and ice type attacks in their moveset as a main/secondary way to fight. Is this too much? What is the limit for ice based fighting characters?

Also let's say the roster of characters is 32 for this.
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3 years ago#2
2 is the limit.
3 years ago#3
There's really no point in more than one, unless it's for story reasons. Don't be lazy.
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3 years ago#4
What if the playstyles are completely different. Also how do you feel about fire based characters in the same vein?
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DragonPick! - Professional screw-up at your service
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3 years ago#5
what about just making everyone enjoyably different

what can the ice character do that can't be attributed to something other than ice

what if they shot oil instead
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3 years ago#6
From: DragonPick | #004
What if the playstyles are completely different. Also how do you feel about fire based characters in the same vein?

It's not a "that's too much ice" thing bro, it's a "that's too much of the same power" thing.

You could always just make one of them water.
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3 years ago#7
the only game that I can think that ever had more than one a a time was whatever MK had Frost. witch brought it up to a whopping 2
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3 years ago#8
Lost7th posted...
the only game that I can think that ever had more than one a a time was whatever MK had Frost. witch brought it up to a whopping 2


SamSho 4 had Sogetsu and Rimururu.
3 years ago#9
TheRealKal-El posted...
Lost7th posted...
the only game that I can think that ever had more than one a a time was whatever MK had Frost. witch brought it up to a whopping 2


SamSho 4 had Sogetsu and Rimururu.


Sogetsu is a water dude though.
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3 years ago#10
IIRC he freezed people. Oh well.
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