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The Screenshot Thread: "Look, I totally found Luigi guys."
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Author:  MKAX [ Wed Jan 16, 2013 8:43 am ]
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Longshoreman X wrote:
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the best part is that you can die every other minute and still be alive moments later JUST LIKE TORGO.

Author:  Longshoreman X [ Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:24 pm ]
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did he die for real from being slapped by the master or non-threateningly grabbed by the master's concubines

Author:  MKAX [ Fri Jan 18, 2013 7:22 am ]
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Longshoreman X wrote:
did he die for real from being slapped by the master or non-threateningly grabbed by the master's concubines


after his hand slipped off into the fire, he died, was still alive, and hobbled away into the darkness. I think he came back at the very end but I don't remember.

Author:  DoM [ Fri Feb 01, 2013 3:46 am ]
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Author:  Elby [ Sun Apr 21, 2013 5:59 am ]
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Excuse me as I steal this from Falcon.
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The legend never diiiies...

Author:  DoM [ Tue Jul 16, 2013 2:48 pm ]
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The worst possible time to run out of E-Tanks...

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Author:  DoM [ Sun Dec 29, 2013 11:39 pm ]
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Author:  The Great B-Man [ Sat Jan 18, 2014 6:37 am ]
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Deal With It

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Mon Apr 07, 2014 12:37 pm ]
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Image Playing Chrono Phantasma's Story Mode...when this popped up.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Fri Apr 25, 2014 8:27 am ]
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Image My Smashing friends...please do tell me.

Why do so many of you want Roy back? I mean, really now.

What do I mean?

Why this, obviously!

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He's garbage. Absolute garbage.


Really now, if we are to get a second Fire Emblem rep, then you should at least root for someone worthy.


Donnel for Smash.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Sun Jun 01, 2014 1:21 pm ]
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Author:  The Great B-Man [ Fri Jun 13, 2014 4:20 am ]
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Image So I'm catching up on some Treehouse footage I missed and got to Hyrule Warriors. I'm enjoying watching Chris play as Midna and it looks like fun. He's trying to bring down Argorok from Twilight Princess.

Then...this happened...


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Author:  The Great B-Man [ Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:47 am ]
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Image The Legendary Hero has returned!

Enter this code on the name entry screen to unlock him:
WSWWAEAW

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Sat Nov 01, 2014 3:01 pm ]
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ARE YOU A REAL HUMAN BEING?!

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Mon Nov 03, 2014 5:57 pm ]
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So...check what the new Call of Duty has you do.

Also, why not 'E' instead of 'F'?

Author:  Mecha [ Mon Nov 03, 2014 10:02 pm ]
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The Great B-Man wrote:
So...check what the new Call of Duty has you do.

Also, why not 'E' instead of 'F'?

because its 'F' for "Go !#%$ yourself for buying this game you mindless sheep"

Author:  FSLAR [ Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:02 pm ]
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The Great B-Man wrote:
So...check what the new Call of Duty has you do.

Also, why not 'E' instead of 'F'?
I don't know what to make of that, but I'm going with Mecha's idea.

The comments and pics...are amazing. This one in particular had me laughing so hard.

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Which I would do any day. R.I.P. Da Bawse.

Author:  Shredderman8160 [ Tue Nov 04, 2014 4:20 pm ]
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Oh god, it's "Press X to Jason" all over again.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Tue Nov 04, 2014 5:21 pm ]
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Shredderman8160 wrote:
Oh god, it's "Press X to Jason" all over again.

Image I feel this might actually be worse than that. Press X to Jason at least had a sort of roleplaying immersion kind of thing to it. You're looking for your lost kid. Of course you'd want to shout out for him. But you can totally go through the entire segment without ever having to press X to Jason. Similar thing applies to Luigi's Mansion to press A to Mario. You don't have to press it, but it adds a sense of immersion and connectivity between the player and the character. It's subtle storytelling. We like to joke about X to Jason, but I think in the context of the scene, it works and is real player choice.

This however... It's literally "press this button to advance the cutscene" in a half arsed attempt to generate feels into the player. Rather than letting emotions come out naturally, they are force fed instead, yelling at you to "feel something!!!" To be honest, first time I saw this screenshot, I thought it was a joke. Just someone having fun on Photoshop. To learn it was real, I just had to shake my head. The devs are trying way too hard ever since the CoD4 nuke scene.

Author:  FSLAR [ Tue Nov 04, 2014 11:05 pm ]
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The Great B-Man wrote:
Shredderman8160 wrote:
Oh god, it's "Press X to Jason" all over again.

Image I feel this might actually be worse than that. Press X to Jason at least had a sort of roleplaying immersion kind of thing to it. You're looking for your lost kid. Of course you'd want to shout out for him. But you can totally go through the entire segment without ever having to press X to Jason. Similar thing applies to Luigi's Mansion to press A to Mario. You don't have to press it, but it adds a sense of immersion and connectivity between the player and the character. It's subtle storytelling. We like to joke about X to Jason, but I think in the context of the scene, it works and is real player choice.

This however... It's literally "press this button to advance the cutscene" in a half arsed attempt to generate feels into the player. Rather than letting emotions come out naturally, they are force fed instead, yelling at you to "feel something!!!" To be honest, first time I saw this screenshot, I thought it was a joke. Just someone having fun on Photoshop. To learn it was real, I just had to shake my head. The devs are trying way too hard ever since the CoD4 nuke scene.
Well said, that's exactly how it goes. And chances are, that occurs in the game a few other times. I feel they've been trying stuff like this indeed since the nuke scene, considering Modern Warfare 2 had a similar moment in the climax. As far as I know, I don't think other games in CoD really had quick time events...I know other games have done this, but it made a bit more sense, kinda. Warning for spoilers ahead, particularly for games (both the God of War and Dead Space series) I believe some users on here want to play

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God of War: Chains of Olympus has a moment where Kratos has to push away his daughter Calliope in order to save her and the world, via quick time. It fits in the general quick time events the game has, and shows how hard he's struggling to do it, emotionally. Kratos has had many moments in the series as a whole as to why his family haunts him, so seeing it take effect in-game works; this isn't the first time we've had an in-game moment with Kratos's family either.

Dead Space 2 has a moment where Isaac has to react to his hallucination of Nicole or else it kills him, by mashing a button to survive the strangle and to have him reveal why the hallucination haunts him (his in ability to let go of Nicole.). The game has moments where Isaac is unsure what to make of the hallucinations, rejecting them, or trying to make sense of them, and has some sort of interaction as well. This was in the first game too.


Those moments work and I felt for the characters and what the developers tried, since it used something tried and true gameplay wise. It did what CoD wants to do, and wasn't half assed. I've used these games and their moments for research papers in college and high school, and my teachers and peers saw what the developers were trying for.

I still say, I would not mind "Press X to salute The Boss" however.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Wed Nov 05, 2014 1:14 pm ]
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Image I guess he wasn't a bad enough dude.

Author:  FSLAR [ Wed Nov 05, 2014 1:40 pm ]
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Cormack will not measure up to Price, I will say that much. There's two of them in the series for a reason!

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Thu Feb 05, 2015 4:43 pm ]
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Image This game is pretty psychedelic.

Screenshots really don't do it justice.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Mon May 18, 2015 5:58 pm ]
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The way to play Vikings is to XP grind for your team until about Level 10, then Longboat everything!
Managed to get almost twice as much XP as 2nd place! This is the case every time I play them.

Author:  The Great B-Man [ Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:02 am ]
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I think I'm really getting the hang of Splatoon. Had the most paint sprayed out, got 11 Splats, and didn't get splatted once. This was easily my best game yet!

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