Why do these games even bother with the story?!?

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User Info: Sniper_Brosef

Sniper_Brosef
4 years ago#1
I mean seriously... who buys these for the story?!? Everyone just wants to drive/fly/parachute/etc while getting those wanted stars!!! am i right?
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User Info: Revolver65

Revolver65
4 years ago#2
no you are not right.
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User Info: LordPoncho

LordPoncho
4 years ago#3
To be totally honest, if there was no narrative or structure, I think GTA would dull out fast.
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User Info: shootsmack

shootsmack
4 years ago#4
I buy GTA games because they transport you to a different world and immerse you in that world better than anyone else.
The writing, acting, comedy and music are all industry-leading.
You belong on the blizz D3 forums, it was built for people like you. Like how some barns are built specifically to contain filthy animals.

User Info: gtarocker

gtarocker
4 years ago#5
LordPoncho posted...
To be totally honest, if there was no narrative or structure, I think GTA would dull out fast.


Like *cough* saints row *cough*
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User Info: KidInTheHall

KidInTheHall
4 years ago#6
Sniper_Brosef posted...
I mean seriously... who buys these for the story?!? Everyone just wants to drive/fly/parachute/etc while getting those wanted stars!!! am i right?


You're a damn fool.
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User Info: shootsmack

shootsmack
4 years ago#7
gtarocker posted...
LordPoncho posted...
To be totally honest, if there was no narrative or structure, I think GTA would dull out fast.


Like *cough* saints row *cough*


They had such a good thing going with SR2. Story was silly, sure, but the world itself was refreshing and the things you could do were pretty crazy.
You belong on the blizz D3 forums, it was built for people like you. Like how some barns are built specifically to contain filthy animals.

User Info: HoosierGuy88

HoosierGuy88
4 years ago#8
I've seen quite a few dumb topics on this board, but this one takes the cake.

User Info: Sniper_Brosef

Sniper_Brosef
4 years ago#9
are you guys honestly trying to tell me that you spend more time doing the story then you do free roaming/experimenting/messing around?
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User Info: wwervin

wwervin
4 years ago#10
Sniper_Brosef posted...
I mean seriously... who buys these for the story?!? Everyone just wants to drive/fly/parachute/etc while getting those wanted stars!!! am i right?


I bet you're one of those people that buy the new Call of Dutys each year and jump straight to the multiplayer and don't ever touch the campaign. You're a fool and you don't even know what you're missing out on. Not having a story makes everything hollow and lifeless. What's the purpose of even giving these characters a face or a name if you're not even interested in their story? What's the purpose of even existing in this virtual world?

I hope no company ever takes your advice. We need games to evolve and go forward. Rockstar is one of the best companies when it comes to that.
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