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2 years ago#1
What's your opinion of games with a heavy dating sim gameplay like the recent Persona titles and the Mass Effect series?

I honestly don't like it. It feels like a cheap move to substitute actual gameplay with cutscenes, which are much cheaper to make compared to extra gameplay segments.

Why are they so popular? I honestly don't get it.
2 years ago#2
Because some people like stories.
2 years ago#3
I don't think of Persona as a dating sim
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2 years ago#4
Daggeraxe posted...
Because some people like stories.

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2 years ago#5
PHEEliNUX posted...
I don't think of Persona as a dating sim
2 years ago#6
LenneValkirye posted...
It feels like a cheap move to substitute actual gameplay with cutscenes, which are much cheaper to make compared to extra gameplay segments.


What? That's not how budget works.
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2 years ago#7
Skyrim is a dating sim in medieval setting
2 years ago#8
Yeah... Mass effect suffered so much and lost so much because they spent the budget on romance subplots that were completley optional....okay then...
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2 years ago#9
The dating in Persona is hardly dating sim.
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2 years ago#10
It's no wonder TC doesn't get it, he doesn't even know what he's talking about.
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