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User Info: KroganBallEater

KroganBallEater
3 years ago#1
Battle system and playability wise.

Pokemon is what I call a stepping stone RPG, it's usually someones first RPG and it opens the door for so many more games for them to enjoy because of it's basic and easy to play and fun/addictive gameplay
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The_Sol_Blader
3 years ago#2
I for one really wish they had kept using sprites
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User Info: CakeOfLies

CakeOfLies
3 years ago#3
The_Sol_Blader posted...
I for one really wish they had kept using sprites
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User Info: rapscallion733

rapscallion733
3 years ago#4
I kind of agree. Im ok with some additions and stuff, but i dont want any of that talking to your pokemon stuff or whistle stuff unless its optional. The battle system is pretty great as it is.
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User Info: Lioleia

Lioleia
3 years ago#5
The_Sol_Blader posted...
I for one really wish they had kept using sprites


Agreed. I can see why they switched to 3D, and it's the natural progression, but...I really liked those animated sprites in B/W. :[
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User Info: lazycomplife

lazycomplife
3 years ago#6
CakeOfLies posted...
The_Sol_Blader posted...
I for one really wish they had kept using sprites
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User Info: GiftedACIII

GiftedACIII
3 years ago#7
KroganBallEater posted...
Battle system and playability wise.

Pokemon is what I call a stepping stone RPG, it's usually someones first RPG and it opens the door for so many more games for them to enjoy because of it's basic and easy to play and fun/addictive gameplay


That would be CoD these days (don't know if it would be considered unfortunately or not for you because you've bashed Nintendrones in the past)

User Info: BluePaladin25

BluePaladin25
3 years ago#8
KroganBallEater posted...
Pokemon is what I call a stepping stone RPG, it's usually someones first RPG and it opens the door for so many more games for them to enjoy because of it's basic and easy to play and fun/addictive gameplay


A stepping stone to WHAT? AFAIK there aren't really any other monster-collecting RPG series, or at least not any that are very well known. I play Pokemon because it's the best at what it does.

"Fun gameplay"? You mean the reason the only RPGs I play are Pokemon, Tales games, and the occasional dark horse? Seriously, I once thought I liked RPGs, but "traditional" RPGs got stale way too fast.

I do like the gameplay of Pokemon, and while I don't want that to change too much I'd love to see either the series move towards actually having plots and character development in the games, or I'd love another series to come along to sweep us older Pokefans to a grayer, more morally ambiguous monster-training adventure.

(P.S. If anybody knows of a series like what I'm describing and it's on a Nintendo system or PC, please comment or shoot me a message. ^_^)

User Info: lazycomplife

lazycomplife
3 years ago#9
I personally find that all of the best RPGs force you into mashing A or X.
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The_Sol_Blader
3 years ago#10
From: BluePaladin25 | #008
(P.S. If anybody knows of a series like what I'm describing and it's on a Nintendo system or PC, please comment or shoot me a message. ^_^)

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