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Old 01-19-2018, 11:08 AM   #1
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Another weekend! So many games to choose from. What are you playing?
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Old 01-19-2018, 11:16 AM   #2
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More Personal 5 for me. I am 60 hours into the game and am a week away from finishing off the fourth story mission and unlocking Futaba as a confident.
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Old 01-19-2018, 12:23 PM   #3
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NIOH, the combat is quick, fluid, and easily approached for newcomers, even though the game still stays true to an unforgiving "souls-like" experience. Brutal difficulty aside, I like to compare it more to bloodborn's combat since that's the superior option for fluidity in combat compared to dark souls. It's had me rage and even turn the game off a couple times, but I feel as though the payoff is really great just to experience more of the stellar combat system they've given us in the game.
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Old 01-19-2018, 12:54 PM   #4
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That is definitely NIOH's strength. I can't stand games like Dark Souls or Bloodborn, but I absolutely loved NIOH. You just always felt like a bad ass because the combat is so fluid and responsive. Dying feels less punishing as you do not feel as robbed by the mechanics as you do from other games of its type.
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Old 01-19-2018, 01:11 PM   #5
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I am playing "pack all my stuff into boxes". Moving house sucks :-/
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Old 01-19-2018, 02:52 PM   #7
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NIOH, the combat is quick, fluid, and easily approached for newcomers, even though the game still stays true to an unforgiving "souls-like" experience. Brutal difficulty aside, I like to compare it more to bloodborn's combat since that's the superior option for fluidity in combat compared to dark souls. It's had me rage and even turn the game off a couple times, but I feel as though the payoff is really great just to experience more of the stellar combat system they've given us in the game.
It was a WONDERFUL game, up until I hit the first fat boss fight. Totally unbeatable even with online strategies.

Why do they have to ruin amazing games with STUPID levels of difficulty?
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That is definitely NIOH's strength. I can't stand games like Dark Souls or Bloodborn, but I absolutely loved NIOH. You just always felt like a bad ass because the combat is so fluid and responsive. Dying feels less punishing as you do not feel as robbed by the mechanics as you do from other games of its type.
All true up until the first fat boss fight at the end of that wooden pier. Fuck that shit.
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