Ouch...Gamespot previews octopath traveler and it's not looking good...

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User Info: NoJobBob

NoJobBob
1 week ago#1
https://www.gamespot.com/videos/is-new-switch-rpg-octopath-traveler-living-up-to-e/2300-6444915/

It's safe to say they don't really like the game. 35 hours in and it's hard for them to think about what they like and there's virtually no story

User Info: Cooldawg86

Cooldawg86
1 week ago#2
But it looks like Final Fantasy?

Good enough for me!
Let me catch you buying a console at launch! >:(

User Info: Mirage13

Mirage13
1 week ago#3
I couldn't care less what any western gaming fan site has to say. Gamespot is one of them. Day one preorder for me.
The internet and social media are single-handedly destroying western civilized culture.
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User Info: xF0x

xF0x
1 week ago#5
No story is a good thing. I prefer RPGs where they just give you some characters and a world to dick around in, then you can create your own story.
Everything will be fire.

User Info: Viccss

Viccss
1 week ago#6
xF0x posted...
No story is a good thing. I prefer RPGs where they just give you some characters and a world to dick around in, then you can create your own story.

-facepalm-

User Info: feraldrgn

feraldrgn
1 week ago#7
I've never taken Gamespot official site reviews seriously as they always review games low that I've liked, so I'll wait for the user reviews.

User Info: Comyx

Comyx
1 week ago#8
Get a job already.

User Info: xF0x

xF0x
1 week ago#9
Viccss posted...
xF0x posted...
No story is a good thing. I prefer RPGs where they just give you some characters and a world to dick around in, then you can create your own story.

-facepalm-

If you prefer linearity with heavily scripted story that's fine, but you have no idea how much an RPG can improve with more freedom and slightly less involved narrative.
Everything will be fire.

User Info: Viccss

Viccss
1 week ago#10
xF0x posted...
Viccss posted...
xF0x posted...
No story is a good thing. I prefer RPGs where they just give you some characters and a world to dick around in, then you can create your own story.

-facepalm-

If you prefer linearity with heavily scripted story that's fine, but you have no idea how much an RPG can improve with more freedom and slightly less involved narrative.

You might as well just play GTA
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