Is Zelda:SS really that terrible, or is it an over-exaggeration?

#1DiscostewSMPosted 1/22/2013 12:10:40 PM
I'd really like an honest non-biased answer to this, because I've been thinking of getting it to get an extra fill of Zelda-like games (I do have DS 2, but I'd like another game of that style when I get done with that). Already have Zelda:TP.

From what I hear, it mainly revolves around the motion controls. In what way is it bad? Is it tedious? Overused? Is there anything else in the game worth mentioning to potential buyers?

I'm not expecting a 10/10 game, as many great games even come from 7/10 ratings.
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#2xXSmash_BrosXxPosted 1/22/2013 12:12:06 PM
Motion controls are great, revisiting the same places is whats tedious.
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#3LUlGIPosted 1/22/2013 12:12:19 PM
High exaggeration.

It's great, has some issues, but there's nothing majorly wrong with the game.
#4P_A_N_D_A_M_A_NPosted 1/22/2013 12:13:07 PM
I love it, but that's just me. I'm not claiming to be unbiased but I'm not influenced by nostalgia or fan expectations.
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#5Kiro_namiPosted 1/22/2013 12:14:03 PM
Over - exaggeration.
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#6TerotrousPosted 1/22/2013 12:15:35 PM
It's obviously an exaggeration, they said the same thing about TP (which, incidentally, is now loved in the wake of SS).

Zelda basically always does this. The new game is always the worst thing ever until the next one comes out, at which time the new game is the worst game ever for not being like the previous one.
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#7DifferentialEquationPosted 1/22/2013 12:18:12 PM
It's the only Zelda game that I would consider bad.
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#8The_HyphenatorPosted 1/22/2013 12:18:57 PM
It's a huge exaggeration. It's all part of the Zelda cycle; the new Zelda is always the worst one ever, until the next one is announced, and at that point it becomes a beloved classic. For examples, see Majora's Mask through Twilight Princess.
#9Marioguy5Posted 1/22/2013 12:20:22 PM
It's really quite excellent. People just hate Fi (I'm in the same boat), so they automatically make it out to be the worst game ever made.
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#10ElectricMolePosted 1/22/2013 12:22:42 PM
Great game.
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