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Old 04-25-2012, 12:27 AM   #21
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Oh noes! Diskswapping! Must be a bad game.
Never minded it when I played BG 1 & 2, Planescape Torment or FF7.
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Old 04-25-2012, 04:36 AM   #22
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It isn't so much that it is two discs, more the unparalleled stupidity of splitting the single player campaign in half -- instead of having one disc for single player and a second disc for multiplayer.
Man that's a really stupid way to look at things. I suppose Kojima was stupid too for splitting Metal Gear Solid for Playstation in two discs? How about Square for Final Fantasy VII in FOUR discs?
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Old 04-25-2012, 06:52 AM   #23
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Man that's a really stupid way to look at things. I suppose Kojima was stupid too for splitting Metal Gear Solid for Playstation in two discs? How about Square for Final Fantasy VII in FOUR discs?
Man that is really stupid! Comparing the ps1 to current gen! DVD's are outdated end of story.
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Old 04-25-2012, 08:17 AM   #24
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I still remember Rise of the dragon for the Amiga which came on 11 floppys. Going from location to location (room to room) usually took 2 disk swaps since music was on one disk and locations on the other 10.

I bought my first extradrive for that game since it was so awesome and it cut my swapping in half!

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Old 04-25-2012, 11:12 AM   #25
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Man that is really stupid! Comparing the ps1 to current gen! DVD's are outdated end of story.
Of course they're outdated. Heck, plenty of people believe that physical media in general is outdated. That doesn't make this 2 disc story a big a deal.
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Old 04-25-2012, 08:31 PM   #26
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I'm not really seeing any issue here. I'm playing The Witcher 2: EE at the moment and it's on 2 discs for the single player on the Xbox 360. I really don't mind swaping discs, not like I didn't do it in the old days with my pc.
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Old 04-25-2012, 09:44 PM   #27
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I still remember Rise of the dragon for the Amiga which came on 11 floppys. Going from location to location (room to room) usually took 2 disk swaps since music was on one disk and locations on the other 10.

I bought my first extradrive for that game since it was so awesome and it cut my swapping in half!

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A few years later the Mega CD version was made...
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Old 04-26-2012, 08:28 AM   #28
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Haha, totally awesome in Japanese. Good find agnostic pope. :-)
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Old 04-26-2012, 06:20 PM   #29
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This just in, fat fan-boys outraged at Max Payne 3 on Xbox 360 being multi-disc, fortunately for Rock Star and Microsoft most have run out of breath before being able to post said outrage to gaming forums.
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