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Old 11-29-2004, 08:09 AM   #369
Hypatia93
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Re: Post here when you beat a game. I mean it!

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Originally Posted by Foom
I beat Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magic Obscura for the PC last night. I was somewhat underwhelmed by the ending, though I did enjoy the story. This was one of the more frustrating games Ive played; not because it was difficult, but because of the bugs, the inconsistency of the quality of quests, and sloppy execution of a great idea.
Oh really? That's too bad. I was hoping to play it someday after I have a decent comp to run things on. Ah well, guess that just makes my "list of things I should play" that much shorter.

As for me, I finished both Onimusha 2 and Psi-Ops over the turkey holiday. Both had endings (like Halo 2) that simply implied a sequel. Meh. The things I liked best about them were:

for the former -- the manipulation of parts of the story via friendship with the four sub-characters;

for the latter -- its true, I'll hop on the bandwagon now -- the physics engine (throwing stuff around was simply a blast) and the entire psychic powers gig (very well executed).

Now I'm off to.. I have no idea. I'll decide later.
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