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Can RPGs be great without a good story?

#1jammiesPosted 3/19/2013 5:21:20 AM
_____ - Results (213 votes)
Yes
57.28% (122 votes)
122
No
42.72% (91 votes)
91
This poll is now closed.
A couple from this gen I think prove they can: Dragon's Dogma, Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords.

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#2rodwipeisdeadPosted 3/19/2013 5:24:45 AM
I just pumped 200 hours into Rainbow Moon and I don't even know if it had one.
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#3XenoFFvsPosted 3/19/2013 5:26:38 AM
Dragon Quest
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#4DragoonGriffithPosted 3/19/2013 5:28:50 AM
XenoFFvs posted...
Dragon Quest


Play DQV and DQVII.
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#5kupo1705Posted 3/19/2013 5:32:31 AM
What kind of question is that? Of course.
#6XenoFFvsPosted 3/19/2013 5:34:01 AM
DragoonGriffith posted...
XenoFFvs posted...
Dragon Quest


Play DQV and DQVII.


Still, I say Dragonquest. Oh, pokemon as well.
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#7phanuelPosted 3/19/2013 5:37:54 AM(edited)
Is it really a RPG if there's no story?

EDIT: (In reference to Rainbow Moon post... should have quoted it, lol)
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#8KamellianfPosted 3/19/2013 5:37:29 AM
If "Tales of" games can get away with it. Yeah, I guess so.
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#9beezer08Posted 3/19/2013 5:46:27 AM
phanuel posted...
Is it really a RPG if there's no story?

EDIT: (In reference to Rainbow Moon post... should have quoted it, lol)


Demon's Souls didn't really have one, so yeah
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#10ScreamingMidgetPosted 3/19/2013 5:48:04 AM
Yes. See: Tales series.