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User Info: Mantiso

8 years ago#1
Why buy this game when you can watch it online for free? The majority of fun is in the story, characters and setting, not the gameplay.
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User Info: DarkECOJak

8 years ago#2
No, part of the fun is discovering how to advance the story. It feels like you're a part of the movie continuation. You could watch it, but you're missing out on the fun.

User Info: atzuin

8 years ago#3
also a lot is explained during normal conversations and whos telling you that the one you watched got all the importand info?

User Info: Mantiso

8 years ago#4
I got the gist of it. Sure I didn't get to see the whole game and every little action and bit of dialogue, but I got a large portion of the story just from watching it for free. I dont feel any need to pay in order to so the little bits I missed.
Toast falls jelly side down. Children hit tables. And people get hurt... - Weirdo from 'Devil'
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User Info: skiguy1981

8 years ago#5
you must not be much of a bttf fan then
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User Info: Foofyhead

8 years ago#6
or an adventure game fan.
Tell me exactly what am I supposed to do, now that I have allowed you to beat me?
Do you think that we could play another game, maybe I can win this time.

User Info: zeik56

8 years ago#7
I would never just watch a video of an adventure game. The fun of adventure games is exploring everything, seeing all the little gags, and solving the puzzles yourself.
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User Info: its_matt

8 years ago#8
Yes advancing the story, solving the (although simple so far) puzzles, talking to characters about things other than the focus on getting through the game. To watch a video instead of playing is to miss the point

User Info: MC Link

MC Link
8 years ago#9
The same argument could be said for any game; "Why play Halo when I can watch it".

The enjoyment comes from actually experiencing the game; living it if you will..

But, of course - everybody has their opinions ;)
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User Info: Supersoldier105

8 years ago#10
I like Adventure games.

If you don't then MAKE LIKE A TREE AND LEAVE.
"Those who say it's impossible to do something should not disturb those who attempt to accomplish."
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