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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by Pilot » 24 Jul 2017 13:53

So, so far I've ordered F1 2017, The Crew 2, Forza Horizon 3 and Dirt 4 for the Xbone, will be ordering some more after Pay day, because I am officially poor now :P

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Post by rbos86 » 25 Jul 2017 00:02

Euro Truck Simulator 2 with almost all DLC, almost because I don't need all country paintjobs, on Steam,
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, which has been for only 3 euro 49 during STeam summersale. Never played that one. Last weapon -fact was to start a riot among striking workers.

Really, lately ofcourse my OpenTTD game, where I got only the 900 rating, not even my third best.
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Post by Chrill » 25 Jul 2017 12:35

Pilot wrote:So, so far I've ordered F1 2017, The Crew 2, Forza Horizon 3 and Dirt 4 for the Xbone, will be ordering some more after Pay day, because I am officially poor now :P
I'd happily play you at Forza or Dirt. I don't own F1 2017 :)
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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by Pilot » 26 Jul 2017 13:41

Chrill wrote:
Pilot wrote:So, so far I've ordered F1 2017, The Crew 2, Forza Horizon 3 and Dirt 4 for the Xbone, will be ordering some more after Pay day, because I am officially poor now :P
I'd happily play you at Forza or Dirt. I don't own F1 2017 :)
Well, those two just arrived today, so soon I can show you how awful a driver I am :lol: I do need to set-up Xbox Live, again, probably after pay day (I'm guessing you pay for it like Playstation Network?). Also, I don't own F1 2017 yet either, just pre-ordered it :P

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Post by Transportman » 29 Jul 2017 06:48

Pilot wrote:
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Pilot wrote:So, so far I've ordered F1 2017, The Crew 2, Forza Horizon 3 and Dirt 4 for the Xbone, will be ordering some more after Pay day, because I am officially poor now :P
I'd happily play you at Forza or Dirt. I don't own F1 2017 :)
Well, those two just arrived today, so soon I can show you how awful a driver I am :lol: I do need to set-up Xbox Live, again, probably after pay day (I'm guessing you pay for it like Playstation Network?). Also, I don't own F1 2017 yet either, just pre-ordered it :P
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Post by Norbert89 » 21 Aug 2017 07:31

Heee... heee...... came across my old CDs and found the installation setup for RadRash... Searched the internet for a compactible version with Windows 20 and Guess What... Got Lucky and I downloaded it, installed on my Lap and is playing good... :)

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Post by Chrill » 22 Aug 2017 08:55

I've installed an emulator for Road Rash II on my PC (the better game in the series :mrgreen: ). This is proper nostalgia. Great music too.
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Seems that instead of watching down upon a network of trains, I rather be in the cab behind the controls of one.
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Post by Pilot » 24 Aug 2017 15:20

I guess this belongs here... Mild Excitement is beginning, should hopefully come tomorrow (Release day), but I also know that Royal Mail are completely crap :lol: (Address and Order Number hidden for obvious reasons).
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Post by Chrill » 27 Aug 2017 16:51

Pilot wrote:I guess this belongs here... Mild Excitement is beginning, should hopefully come tomorrow (Release day), but I also know that Royal Mail are completely crap :lol: (Address and Order Number hidden for obvious reasons).
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Post by Pilot » 27 Aug 2017 21:31

Chrill wrote:
Pilot wrote:I guess this belongs here... Mild Excitement is beginning, should hopefully come tomorrow (Release day), but I also know that Royal Mail are completely crap :lol: (Address and Order Number hidden for obvious reasons).
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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by rbos86 » 28 Aug 2017 11:31

Currently learning how to play AGe of Empires 3, just to do something different. I know AoE with Roman Expansion, and I loved that one. AoE3 is different but better graphics. Never gave the game a thought until recently.
It's not bad at all.
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Post by Chrill » 28 Aug 2017 14:43

rbos86 wrote:Currently learning how to play AGe of Empires 3, just to do something different. I know AoE with Roman Expansion, and I loved that one. AoE3 is different but better graphics. Never gave the game a thought until recently.
It's not bad at all.
They did recently announce Age of Empires 4 :)
http://4k.com/microsoft-announces-age-o ... n-21097-2/
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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by rbos86 » 28 Aug 2017 19:08

Chrill wrote:
rbos86 wrote:Currently learning how to play AGe of Empires 3, just to do something different. I know AoE with Roman Expansion, and I loved that one. AoE3 is different but better graphics. Never gave the game a thought until recently.
It's not bad at all.
They did recently announce Age of Empires 4 :)
http://4k.com/microsoft-announces-age-o ... n-21097-2/
I heard about it also, a day ago maybe, I don't know where.
Thanks for the link. But I need to save some money for a better (newer) computer, so it won't happen for me soon. I'll let you know about the game in a couple of years from now. :) 8)
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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by Train<In>Vain » 24 Sep 2017 07:57

Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is on sale on Steam, half price. State-of-the-Art RTS if you have the right hardware.

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Post by SkeedR » 24 Sep 2017 12:42

Train<In>Vain wrote:Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is on sale on Steam, half price. State-of-the-Art RTS if you have the right hardware.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM:
OS: 64-bit Windows 10 / 8.1 / 7
Processor: Quad-core Intel / AMD Processor
Memory: 6 GB RAM
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Storage: 27 GB available space
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Additional Notes: 1920x1080 Display Resolution or Higher
The human race has expanded into the galaxy thanks to the wonders of the technological singularity. You have become so powerful that you can manage vast armies across an entire world that provide you with an ever greater galactic empire.

Now, humanity is under assault by a new enemy. Calling themselves the Substrate, they seek to annihilate the human race from existence. You, as an up and coming member of the Post-Human Coalition, must deal with both this new menace as well as renegade humans trying to lay claim to their own worlds.

Play as the Post Human Coalition or their eternal foes the Substrate and battle for control of the galaxy. Experience maps of unprecedented size and detail with the unparalleled power of the world’s first native 64-bit RTS engine, Nitrous.
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Post by Drury » 24 Sep 2017 21:27

Speaking of RTS games, Tooth and Tail just came out on Steam, from some streams I've watched it looks really really good. The premise is absolutely fantastic and the gameplay seems really solid and unique to boot.

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Post by Train<In>Vain » 24 Sep 2017 21:50

SkeedR wrote: I still prefer Supreme Commander. That's the best RTS I've played to date still.
Some relevant info from one of the lead developers of Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
So in essence, this game continues to evolve week by week through sales.

The only question is whether enough people are on board with the long-term vision for this game:

1. 5 different races.
2. Lots of forms of movement (hovering, walking, tracks, crawling)
3. Naval warfare with oceans and seas.
4. Sophisticated intergalactic metagame.
5. More economic options (i.e. different types of economies based on race)
6. More base building options
7. Fortifications (like walls, etc.)
8. More strategic and tactical options (transport units, more specialized units)
9. More start-up configurability (customize your race to decide what units you have)
10. Better mod support so people can use Ashes to do total conversions.

All 10 of those things cost money to do. And they're funded via sales of the base game and DLC.

People should buy games for whatever reasons they want. But when someone says they should just by SupCom or PA or whatever, they should also know that those games will never get another update.
With that in mind, 20 bucks is a pittance of an investment in an RTS which is already pretty awesome and has truly epic potential.
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Post by SkeedR » 25 Sep 2017 11:25

Train<In>Vain wrote:
SkeedR wrote: I still prefer Supreme Commander. That's the best RTS I've played to date still.
Some relevant info from one of the lead developers of Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
So in essence, this game continues to evolve week by week through sales.

The only question is whether enough people are on board with the long-term vision for this game:

1. 5 different races.
2. Lots of forms of movement (hovering, walking, tracks, crawling)
3. Naval warfare with oceans and seas.
4. Sophisticated intergalactic metagame.
5. More economic options (i.e. different types of economies based on race)
6. More base building options
7. Fortifications (like walls, etc.)
8. More strategic and tactical options (transport units, more specialized units)
9. More start-up configurability (customize your race to decide what units you have)
10. Better mod support so people can use Ashes to do total conversions.

All 10 of those things cost money to do. And they're funded via sales of the base game and DLC.

People should buy games for whatever reasons they want. But when someone says they should just by SupCom or PA or whatever, they should also know that those games will never get another update.
With that in mind, 20 bucks is a pittance of an investment in an RTS which is already pretty awesome and has truly epic potential.
I've already got Ashes, which is why I maintain my stance. Ashes just feels... weird.
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Re: What video games have you played lately?

Post by Train<In>Vain » 25 Sep 2017 17:26

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