Do you think we'll see more 2D RPG games like in the PSP & DS?

#1MuhammadJAPosted 11/17/2011 7:18:37 AM
Seeing how the Vita is a graphical beast, I'm not sure if the Devs are gonna waste the time making 2D games while they could make ones almost as beautiful as the PS3 games.

So far, I only know of Disgaea 3 being in 2D.

What do you guys think?
#2ZenithianHeroPosted 11/17/2011 8:00:54 AM
I don't consider 2D a waste of time.
#3MuhammadJA(Topic Creator)Posted 11/17/2011 8:10:53 AM
I meant waste of potential.
#4ZenithianHeroPosted 11/17/2011 8:24:00 AM
I don't consider 2D a waste of potential either.

Most RPGs have an overhead view not sidescrolling like a platformer, what difference does 3D make over 2D? Unless you prefer cinematic cutscenes over "talking artwork". Even a 3D RPG like Rune Factory has those.

Some companies like 2D such as Vanillaware and Nippon Ichi. Nothing wrong with it at all, there's far more companies that do make 3D graphics.
#5ouijaouijaPosted 11/17/2011 9:15:50 AM
I actually prefer 2d rpgs with good artwork sprites or 3d sprites wih fixed 2d backgrounds like in ff7
#6GeminiX7Posted 11/17/2011 9:46:09 AM
3D isn't the natural successor to 2D contrary to popular belief. I wouldn't say Super Mario 64 had better graphics than Prinny, just because one's in 3D and another is in 2D. I, along with alot of people, would rather have highly detailed sprites and 2D enviroments over 3D in many cases.
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#7LightHawKnightPosted 11/17/2011 10:17:44 AM
If we don't I shall kick some ass.

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#8TheExiled280Posted 11/17/2011 10:26:49 AM
I'd like to see an even amount of 2D AND 3D RPGs

same goes for fighters
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#9MuhammadJA(Topic Creator)Posted 11/17/2011 10:54:33 AM
I also enjoy 2D RPG games like Lunar, Disgaea, Star Ocean,... I hope they continue to make them on the Vita.
#10TeremeiPosted 11/17/2011 10:55:37 AM
Well Dragons Crown is a 2D sidescrolling action RPG in a way. Rayman is beautiful and I hope it gets ported to Vita. So I do hope we do still see some 2D rpgs, platformers, and the like.
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