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Best game story you played this generation

#1butterbeancdPosted 5/2/2013 8:38:12 AM
I love games that are able to tell a great story, but I'm wondering what you guys think are the best stories of this console generation. I want to get a new game of two, and hopefully you guys say one that I haven't played before.
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#2notSFFPosted 5/2/2013 8:41:33 AM
Deadly Premonition
Strange Journey
Amalur
Borderlands 2
Arkham City
Avernum: Escape from the Pit
Soul Hackers
Tales of Vesperia
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#3enigma2274Posted 5/2/2013 8:43:02 AM
Bioshock
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PS3: MGS2, Vanquish, Dead Island Riptide, Star Trek
Vita: Persona 3, Sly Cooper 4, Soul Sacrifice
#4DBN_StealthPosted 5/2/2013 9:06:53 AM
enigma2274 posted...
Bioshock
#5SinfullyvannilaPosted 5/2/2013 9:09:16 AM
Bioshock
Bioshock Infinite
Tomb Raider
Etrian Odyssey(seriously)

That's stuff just off the top of the head, there's probably something else I haven't thought of.
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#6RioichiCooperPosted 5/2/2013 9:10:35 AM
Bioshock (Infinite).
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#7Godly_GoofPosted 5/2/2013 9:12:06 AM
999 and VLR.
Both were overly complex at times (like morphogenic fields) but overall really good.
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#8PHEEliNUXPosted 5/2/2013 9:15:26 AM
Xenoblade
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#9DagorhaPosted 5/2/2013 9:16:31 AM
1. Spec Ops The Line
2. Bioshock Infinite
3. Dark Souls
4. Deadly Premonition
5. Bastion
6. Amnesia The Dark Descent
7. Mass Effect Series

I think this about sums it up
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#10The_BonesPosted 5/2/2013 9:20:38 AM
Probably Nier. Others I've played that I though had good stories were Xenoblade, Valkyria Chronicles, MGS4, and Radiant Historia. Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky had a pretty decent story too but I didn't like the game that much.