NT turned stupid story into great one w/ deep characters

#1djepic112Posted 1/27/2013 3:12:41 PM
The original series had a laughable plot and extremely one dimensional characters. Ninja Theory made the story interesting, unique, morally ambiguous as well as added a lot of depth to the characters.

Even the "bad guy" in dmc and his mistress seemed very human in their emotions and connection. That's not something you ever saw in the original DMC series.
#2Pesmerga255Posted 1/27/2013 3:13:28 PM
In other words, they stripped the soul out of the series.
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#3palpatine_roxxPosted 1/27/2013 3:13:42 PM
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#4Sephivengeance9Posted 1/27/2013 3:13:53 PM
lolno.
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#5produnerPosted 1/27/2013 3:17:48 PM
Yes, a demon having a change of a heart isn't so emotional. And vergil starting the whole quest for power because of his mother's death isn't so deep. So is dante's understanding of his father's role and heritage, the importance of bonds after meeting lady and learning about her family errand. Just a shallow character description and development, while caring about humanity all of the sudden while being abused by humans with no obvious reason is logical and deep.
#6gamestar9999Posted 1/27/2013 3:17:55 PM
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#7geneocidePosted 1/27/2013 3:18:36 PM
Nero wasn't one dimensional, The story of this game just took all 4 games and mashed it into some messy plot.

Lilth gets shot
Mundus shows no emotion walks to the demon gate gets power and send over half the city into limbo while only saying "you don't f*** with a god."

Not to mention Vergils complete OOC scenes.

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#8DethaPosted 1/27/2013 3:18:47 PM
The old series, you laugh with. This new game, you laugh at.
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#9Pesmerga255Posted 1/27/2013 3:20:06 PM
Detha posted...
The old series, you laugh with. This new game, you laugh at.


I agree with this.

DmC turned the narm factor up to 11.
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#10habbox77Posted 1/27/2013 3:24:21 PM
Thats because DMC is supposed to be a fantasy game where as this one takes a more realistic spin on things. Sure recently alot of games have been trying to take more realistic takes and making more humane characters but it still will never compare to DMC's original story.

Mundus in this game barely stands as an intimidating villain he just comes off as an evil banker until the last act when he actually shows his power.

As for the plot its pretty standard and the whole conflict with Dante and Vergil by the end of it is pretty much ripped straight from Assassin's Creed's Assassin and Templar conflict and even that feels rushed.
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