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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by reptar » October 27, 2018, 3:29 pm

Just bought an Xbox One X with RDR2 and For a for $499 at JB. Going home to set it up now!
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Sid » October 27, 2018, 7:17 pm

Manchild wrote:Pre-Ordered it so it was ready to go at 10.30pm Thursday night. What an absolute cracking game. So who rode to the snow to see the horses testicles shrink?
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by reptar » October 28, 2018, 10:40 am

Well as usual, Xbox feels weird compared to PS4. But **** me the graphics the One X produces. I'm astounded.
Gina Riley: Oh, come on, John. That’s a bit old hat, the corrupt IOC delegate.
John Clarke: Old hat? Gina, in the scientific world when they see that something is happening again and again and again, repeatedly, they don’t call it old hat. They call it a pattern.

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by reptar » October 28, 2018, 7:38 pm

RDR2 is pretty a good game!
Gina Riley: Oh, come on, John. That’s a bit old hat, the corrupt IOC delegate.
John Clarke: Old hat? Gina, in the scientific world when they see that something is happening again and again and again, repeatedly, they don’t call it old hat. They call it a pattern.

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by -TW- » October 28, 2018, 10:20 pm

Yeah I'm enjoying it, it's a bit slow in parts

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Manchild » October 28, 2018, 11:41 pm

I get side tracked so often. Bounties are killing me. I owe hundreds.

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by -TW- » October 29, 2018, 2:08 pm

You get a bounty if some clown walks in front of your horse and gets bowled over

Like seriously?

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Post by Sid » October 29, 2018, 2:14 pm

A few mishaps have caused some pretty funny bounties for me

Tried to mount my horse, which is the same button as tackling an innocent bystander - Bounty
Had a friendly chat with an NPC who offered me their herbs to pick, which apparently is the same button as choke - Bounty
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Manchild » October 29, 2018, 10:51 pm

Came out of the pub and found my horse doing thisImage

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Sid » October 31, 2018, 1:43 pm

:lol: looks like you parked your horse mid way through the saloon crawl.
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Green eyed Mick » December 27, 2018, 11:59 am

Story should have ended when Arthur died. Having to play farm boy for half a day to get the final credits was pretty lame IMO.

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Sid » December 27, 2018, 12:39 pm

had been doing fairly well in avoiding RDR2 spoilers

I've just started chapter 6
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Post by Brewdle » December 27, 2018, 1:11 pm

Yes the Epilogue was a bit of a slog


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Post by Fuifui Bradbrad » December 28, 2018, 9:24 pm

Sid wrote:had been doing fairly well in avoiding RDR2 spoilers

I've just started chapter 6
Chapter 2 for me.
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by Sterlk » January 17, 2019, 8:00 pm

Those of you with Xboxes - if you haven't seen it they're doing a 'first month' discount for Xbox Game Pass. $1. It's the Netflix of gaming, for those playing along at home.

There's some good stuff on there, been using it a bit while I'm on break. I completed Hellblade Senua's Sacrifice, the Life is Strange games, and a couple of little platformers. Ori is in there as well, as well as all of the Halo games and a bunch of other first party stuff.

I was pretty 'meh' towards game pass before I tried it, but it really is astounding value at $11 a month. I am going to let it lapse, but just because I've got a bunch of other titles to work through... I will be back!
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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by bonehead » January 17, 2019, 8:36 pm

I can't find a copy of ashes cricket anywhere, eb had it $26-

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Re: The Video Game Thread

Post by -TW- » January 17, 2019, 10:06 pm

Sterlk wrote:Those of you with Xboxes - if you haven't seen it they're doing a 'first month' discount for Xbox Game Pass. $1. It's the Netflix of gaming, for those playing along at home.

There's some good stuff on there, been using it a bit while I'm on break. I completed Hellblade Senua's Sacrifice, the Life is Strange games, and a couple of little platformers. Ori is in there as well, as well as all of the Halo games and a bunch of other first party stuff.

I was pretty 'meh' towards game pass before I tried it, but it really is astounding value at $11 a month. I am going to let it lapse, but just because I've got a bunch of other titles to work through... I will be back!
Already on it great value

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