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Which gen had the best/worst level design?

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2 years ago#1
For me, I'd actually have to give the level design crown to gen 1. All the caves and forests were wonderfully constructed mazes, and a few of the gym puzzles were interesting as well.

The worst level design is hands down gen 5, though I'm not even sure you could say gen 5 even had level design at all. Everything was just a straight path. The game pretty much never let me figure out anything on my own, and just pulled me along with the story.
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2 years ago#2
I liked Generation II. The whole split after Ecruteak thing, where you can choose to go left or right, really threw me off and I had a good bit of fun just exploring every nook and cranny of the routes east of Ecruteak and north of Mahogany before I realized I was supposed to go west from Ecruteak and then head to Olivine.
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2 years ago#3
My favorite design has to go to the psychic gym in this gen, loved that sphere mechanic.
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2 years ago#4
Gen 5 since it blocked off cities/content in both BW1 and BW2 until you beat the game or completed after-game events. . . Which by then it's like "what the frick's the point?" It was also just a straight line too, which sucked.

In Gen 6 they fixed that up by a tiny bit with somewhat straight forward caves that had extra areas to them. Also having Terminus be a "side thing" was pretty nice. Though the straight forward path kind of zigzagged twice instead of doing a full circle, so I liked that at least.
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2 years ago#5
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2 years ago#6
Pokemon games have levels?
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2 years ago#7
mada7 posted...
Pokemon games have levels?


100 for every Pokemon
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2 years ago#8
R/S/E, I would dive for hours.
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2 years ago#9
mada7 posted...
Pokemon games have levels?


Gyms, caves, paths, forests, etc. Yes, there were levels.
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2 years ago#10
Best - Gen 3. Had awesome secret areas and fun places to explore like the volcano and dive areas. People just hated it because of the vast amounts of water, but I loved it. There was even a city hidden through an underwater cave!
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