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User Info: CreepyPRV

CreepyPRV
3 years ago#1
For me its easily The Last of Us. Was a terrible game, but people hyped it up to be the greatest game of all time. On rails scenes where all you can do is walk(slowly) forward and listen to people talk. Plot went nowhere for 70% of the game, most predictable ending ever. Gameplay was too segmented, painfully so.

Cutscene.
Combat Room.
Gather materials in an empty area.
Forced to walk at snails pace while npcs talk.
Cutscene.
Repeat.

I felt more for the princess girl i had to guide through ICO ten years ago than i did for ellie or joel's cliche plot and characters. It wasnt a work of art, and it definitely wasnt a very good game. Really cant understand fanboys hype that game up so much. The first 10 minutes were great, then it fell flat.


Anyway, as you can tell i think TLOU is extremely overrated. Any games you guys feel arent as good as they were hyped up to be?

User Info: Stanger5150

Stanger5150
3 years ago#2
None.

I don't get to tell others they're wrong for liking games that I dislike.
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User Info: CreepyPRV

CreepyPRV
3 years ago#3
reading comprehension ftw

User Info: Dicer7

Dicer7
3 years ago#4
Everything is overrated and underrated. It's all just words to pad the egos of the insecure.

User Info: -GLICE-

-GLICE-
3 years ago#5
CreepyPRV posted...
For me its easily The Last of Us. Was a terrible game, but people hyped it up to be the greatest game of all time. On rails scenes where all you can do is walk(slowly) forward and listen to people talk. Plot went nowhere for 70% of the game, most predictable ending ever. Gameplay was too segmented, painfully so.

Cutscene.
Combat Room.
Gather materials in an empty area.
Forced to walk at snails pace while npcs talk.
Cutscene.
Repeat.

I felt more for the princess girl i had to guide through ICO ten years ago than i did for ellie or joel's cliche plot and characters. It wasnt a work of art, and it definitely wasnt a very good game. Really cant understand fanboys hype that game up so much. The first 10 minutes were great, then it fell flat.


Anyway, as you can tell i think TLOU is extremely overrated. Any games you guys feel arent as good as they were hyped up to be?

Wow, you took the words right out of my mouth. Exactly why I hate The Last of Us, almost word for word.

I give The Last of Us a 2/10 ( F- ), by the way.
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User Info: ThugETH

ThugETH
3 years ago#6
Deadly Premonition
Just didn't get it at all.
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User Info: Shineboxer

Shineboxer
3 years ago#7
ThugETH posted...
Deadly Premonition
Just didn't get it at all.


It's not overrated, just pure crap.

But some people enjoy this.
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qwertyMrJINX
3 years ago#8
Uncharted 2. I really don't get the appeal of those games, they just seem so generic.
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jammies
3 years ago#9
The game of trying to piss people off with topics like, "What's the most overrated game?"
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DarkSymbiote
3 years ago#10
http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/927750-playstation-3/66883261
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