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User Info: Orestes417

Orestes417
2 years ago#51
Let me put it another way. With ME2 they were at a crossroads where they had a platypus of a game design that wasn't particularly great at either world it tried to exist in. They had three choices. Continue to be mediocre at straddling a line, make a streamlined story based shooter while scrapping the clunky RPG elements, or scrap the shooting in favor of a more traditional RPG format.

I could've rolled with either of the last two options. The first would've annoyed me. Realistically though, anyone who played ME1 should recognize that the shooter elements were far, far better done than the RPG trappings.
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User Info: steveboblarry

steveboblarry
2 years ago#52
CatToy posted...
steveboblarry posted...
Its okay son, now go to your room


You're undermining your own argument with your condescension.


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User Info: Sinfullyvannila

Sinfullyvannila
2 years ago#53
They are all shooter/RPG hybrids. They all have elements of shooters, they all have elements of RPGs.
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User Info: CatToy

CatToy
2 years ago#54
steveboblarry posted...
Hey you be a good boy now, and we''ll go to the whore house in the mourning


By all means, please keep at it.
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User Info: steveboblarry

steveboblarry
2 years ago#55
CatToy posted...
steveboblarry posted...
Hey you be a good boy now, and we''ll go to the whore house in the mourning


By all means, please keep at it.


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User Info: Fou Lu

Fou Lu
2 years ago#56
SinisterSlay posted...
Ea forces all games to be made with multiplayer. The ceo said so himself.


Yep, and then gives all the multiplayer DLC away for free.

Care to explain why he's forcing them to give away free multiplayer DLC? Why did ME3 and PvZ Garden Warfare have 100% free multiplayer DLC?

Stop trying to vilify EA. It's getting pretty pathetic considering even Nintendo follows EA business plans now, but it's perfectly cool when Nintendo does it.
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User Info: ThePaleRiderp

ThePaleRiderp
2 years ago#57
Fou Lu posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
Ea forces all games to be made with multiplayer. The ceo said so himself.


Yep, and then gives all the multiplayer DLC away for free.

Care to explain why he's forcing them to give away free multiplayer DLC? Why did ME3 and PvZ Garden Warfare have 100% free multiplayer DLC?

Stop trying to vilify EA. It's getting pretty pathetic considering even Nintendo follows EA business plans now, but it's perfectly cool when Nintendo does it.


A person defending EA. That is something you don't see everyday.
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User Info: steveboblarry

steveboblarry
2 years ago#58
Fou Lu posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
Ea forces all games to be made with multiplayer. The ceo said so himself.


Yep, and then gives all the multiplayer DLC away for free.

Care to explain why he's forcing them to give away free multiplayer DLC? Why did ME3 and PvZ Garden Warfare have 100% free multiplayer DLC?

Stop trying to vilify EA. It's getting pretty pathetic considering even Nintendo follows EA business plans now, but it's perfectly cool when Nintendo does it.


All the Multiplayer DLC for free? are you high
Windows 8 was a flop regardless of what the PCH clowns say.

User Info: steveboblarry

steveboblarry
2 years ago#59
ThePaleRiderp posted...
Fou Lu posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
Ea forces all games to be made with multiplayer. The ceo said so himself.


Yep, and then gives all the multiplayer DLC away for free.

Care to explain why he's forcing them to give away free multiplayer DLC? Why did ME3 and PvZ Garden Warfare have 100% free multiplayer DLC?

Stop trying to vilify EA. It's getting pretty pathetic considering even Nintendo follows EA business plans now, but it's perfectly cool when Nintendo does it.


A person defending EA. That is something you don't see everyday.


I guess you have not seen the posts from Orestes/Dividude
Windows 8 was a flop regardless of what the PCH clowns say.

User Info: Chosen_one_41

Chosen_one_41
2 years ago#60
All I have to say is that the Mass Effect 3 multiplayer is easily one of the best tacked-on multiplayer I have ever played
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