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3 years ago#1
In the spirit of the internet where hating things is the order of the day let's discuss which you hate more in a video game: quick time events or cutscenes that you can't skip. Go!
3 years ago#2
QTE. At least with a cutscene you can dick around and do other stuff while it's happening- read a book, masturbate, whatever. With QTEs you have to pay careful attention at all times.
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3 years ago#3
Unskippable cutscenes. I don't want to see the same crap over and over again when I reload a checkpoint. Sometimes I just don't want to see a cutscene at all.

QTE's however you just press a few buttons and that's it.
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3 years ago#4
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3 years ago#5
I don't mind either
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3 years ago#6
Cutscenes you can't skip. If I die and have to restart the whole cutsene again. . . it's grueling. Some scenes I can quote verbatim because the objective was so dang hard.
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3 years ago#7

I never skip cutscenes anyway. The only time they suck is when there's a checkpoint right before, and not after like the should be now, them.

QTE's are rarely ever good though.
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3 years ago#8
QTE - All they ever end up being is random button mashing that drags the game down. The cutscenes are only annoying the second time you play a game (if you don't care for the story) or if you keep dying in the same spot. QTEs will always suck, even on the first time playing the game.
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3 years ago#9
Unskippable cutscenes, especially during challenging portions of the game. I don't mind QTE's, they keep you on your toes.
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3 years ago#10
You know what's really bad? The two combined.

Complete... global... SATURATION.

The scene isn't THAT long but damn if I didn't have to see it 30 times.

To answer the topic I vote unskippable cutscenes.
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