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Ikari Gendo posted...Original Ninja Gaiden for the NES. I've gotten quite far, but can't beat it.
Weirdly, I've beaten both TMNT and Bart vs the Space Mutants (if that's the Simpsons game I'm thinking of). There were two RPG's for the NES that I could never even get close to beating (unfortunately I think they were obscure, can't remember their names), but for the platformers, I've actually done pretty well since I was young. I used to have to use the Konami code for Contra, but I can beat Contra with regular lives four out of five times probably.
jake-sf posted...seasloth21 posted...You want quicksaves? Get out of here, part of the difficulty is knowing if you die you have to trek back to your body, or kill a ton of guys before fighting the boss.
Also the despawning enemies, so if you do suck...you can literally just walk to the boss with nothing in front of you.
100s of attempts and I still haven't retrieved the Orb of Zot...
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Death_Born posted...jake-sf posted...seasloth21 posted...You want quicksaves? Get out of here, part of the difficulty is knowing if you die you have to trek back to your body, or kill a ton of guys before fighting the boss.
Though despawning enemies also made it a little tougher to grind souls, so its a bit of a trade off.
If possible, I'll just cheatengine a game that's too hard for me to beat, tbh (I can only remember doing this once though)
I got tired of Frozen Synapse and Spacechem because they got pretty annoyingly hard later on and stopped playing them. Can't think of any others
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Metal Gear Rising Revengeance
Ended up rage quitting on a certain boss.
What's a knockout like you doing in a computer-generated gin joint like this?
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Hoshigami on the PS1. F*** that game.
A good elf is a dead elf.
This has only happened for old games. I don't know of any games from the last 20 years where the difficulty was the ultimate deterrent.
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