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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #405 on: January 24, 2019, 08:06:45 AM »
Completed the main storyline of Gundam Breaker 3 (I've honestly no idea what the ending was about) and unlocked extreme mode for the DLC and a second playthrough. Having messed with this a bit, I'm discovering that this is where the real game is and where action and build optimisation starts to come into play. I need to start looking seriously at the bonuses on my Gundam parts, replacing less useful ones with more useful ones and trying to decide exactly how I want my melee build Gundam 00 to work. I've also started unlocking MG parts, which is making me rebuild my existing HG builds just to make them shiny.

I do like that the game supports a wide variety of builds and the different ranged and melee builds I've tried have a different playstyle to them.

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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #406 on: February 04, 2019, 03:31:30 PM »
Chinese new year sale on Steam.  I see Black Ops 3 40% off, however they increased the list price first  to $150 NZD .. WTF

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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #407 on: February 04, 2019, 04:48:27 PM »
Elder Scrolls Online.

Anyone have any recent experience? I know at launch it was a steaming pile of FO76-level shit. I'm wondering if it's any good now?
It's on sale on Steam for the base game, Morrowind and Summerset chapters for 30 bucks. It's the rare game that works on Mac so I'm curious.

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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #408 on: February 04, 2019, 05:19:05 PM »
Pixie seems to really like it.  I have been tempted from time to time.

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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #409 on: February 04, 2019, 09:18:05 PM »
It has come a long, long, long way since beta. It is now a very solid, meaty, fun MMO that has enough content to keep you going for an insane number of hours without ever repeating a quest... and the quests are rarely the usual "bring me 10 bear asses" MMO grindy quests.

Also, if you liked Morrowind at all (the 2002 Morrowind), you will adore how faithfully they rebuilt it - almost building for building - in ESO.


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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #410 on: February 06, 2019, 12:49:26 PM »
If you own a PS4 and haven't yet played God of War you need to rectify this immediately.  I now understand why it won so many GotYs.

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Re: General gaming chatter
« Reply #411 on: February 06, 2019, 01:54:01 PM »
I recently bought GoW 3.  I need to finish that first then I will think about the newer one.  But I am looking forward to it.

Games on PS4 I am really looking forward to on PS4:
  • Horizon Zero Dawn <-- In Progress
  • Uncharted 4
  • Spiderman
  • Red Redemption 2
  • Detroit
  • Uncharted: Lost Legacy
  • Hitman
  • God of War 3
  • God of War/li]
No shortage of great games ahead of me.