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The last game you completed, and rating.

Discussion in 'PC Games' started by CaptainRAVE, 11 Apr 2012.

  1. bakes0310

    Capodecina

    Joined: 22 Oct 2004

    Posts: 12,778

    Dishonered GOTY 8/10
    Story was quite interesting along with the world. Enjoyed playing as Daud in the dlcs, as i was roleplaying a bit i went with high chaos for him, and low chaos for Corvo. Graphics look a bit dated now but still fine.
    Now im off to start the 2nd one which i had for xmas present.
     
  2. Rezident

    Mobster

    Joined: 29 May 2007

    Posts: 4,563

    Location: Dublin

    Titanfall 2 - 9/10

    Best quality campaign, although short, that I've played in a while. Multiplayer is probably the best multiplayer I've played since CS:GO. Excellent.
     
  3. Narj

    Capodecina

    Joined: 19 Feb 2010

    Posts: 12,950

    Location: London

    The ending was a bit unexpected... :eek:

    Brilliant game.
     
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  4. heartburnron

    Mobster

    Joined: 30 Mar 2016

    Posts: 2,689

    Location: East Lothian

    SOMA!! Wow! What an amazing game. 10/10. Can't believe this game hasn't had more hype. The story/concept... just wow!
     
  5. RoosterC

    Hitman

    Joined: 8 Jan 2013

    Posts: 522

    Location: Grenoble, France

    Just finished the Witcher 2 last night. Started over the Christmas break and been a while since I've played a really great RPG. Loved Morrowind, and this was up there with a great story.

    8.5/10.
     
  6. strumpusplunket

    Mobster

    Joined: 5 Feb 2009

    Posts: 3,405

    Finally finished Doom (2016), after putting it aside for a while whilst I played Dishonored 2.

    At first I completely loved this game. I played on Ultra-Violence difficulty at first and was just delighted with how hectic and tense the battles were. With the pumping faux-metal soundtrack and the intense, super-fast action it recaptured so much of the pure fun of how shooters used to be.

    I stayed pretty much in love with the game up to an hour or so after defeating the hell guards. Both them and the cyberdemon felt rather underwhelming as boss fights. I don't know if it's because I came from having finished NG+ on Dark Souls 2 (a series that KNOWS how to make bosses interesting and fearsome) not long before, but I wasn't impressed with either. Both had fairly simple attacks, they didn't look terribly impressive or imposing and they were much too easy for my liking. I died twice to cyberdemon and once to the hell guards, and felt I shouldn't be breezing through bosses like this. Coupled with their rather bland design, this was the first disappointment.

    After this I just got to a point where I was starting to get more and more jaded by ploughing through similar-looking levels where each big battle was signposted the same as the previous 50 battles and progressed in the same way - by throwing wave after wave of enemies at you in a clearly-defined arena. I actually turned down the difficulty to Hurt Me Plenty just so I could finish it quicker and uninstall it. Didn't really like the final boss either. The whole fight felt random. I defeated the boss first try, but had no real idea of the attack pattern, I was just double-jumping madly around the arena firing my most powerful weapons until they ran out of ammo.

    I don't know if it's just that my expectations for game design have moved on, but I ended up feeling really disappointed that the game couldn't (or didn't even try to) find a way to add some variation and retain my interest in what started out as a thoroughly enjoyable romp through a graphically great reboot of a shooter of old.

    Can't really think of it as worth more than a 6/10 despite how great it looked, how well it ran, and how utterly cool it felt for almost two-thirds of the game. It just didn't retain my interest for long enough.
     
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  7. jimferno

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 19 Jan 2009

    Posts: 1,287

    Location: England

    Rise of the Tomb Raider 8/10

    Decent enough action/adventure/third person shooter. Solid game mechanics and visuals let down by an uninteresting story with a supporting cast of bland, one dimensional characters. Felt like it dragged along a bit towards the end.

    The game draws comparisons to the Uncharted series for obvious reasons. Uncharted has far superior characters and narrative but Tomb Raider is a better "Game".
     
  8. kinger8938

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 23 Mar 2011

    Posts: 9,652

    Indeed the story was amazing
     
  9. Razor Time

    Mobster

    Joined: 1 Apr 2010

    Posts: 3,015

    Battlefield Hardline - Overall a very average shooter with a semi decent storyline. 6.5/10
     
  10. [email protected]

    Caporegime

    Joined: 8 Nov 2008

    Posts: 27,723

    Doom 3 + Mars City Security mod 8.5-9/10.

    I've never played and completed D3 on anything other than marine difficulty, so trying out this mod was a perfect excuse to experience the challenge of 'veteran'. As it turned out, I'm surprised I found it as easy as I did, and I may well try higher difficulty modes sooner or later.

    The strength of the HDR lighting was very nice for the most part, but on some occasions, it looked a bit too heavy for my tastes. I'll probably turn it off when I play next time.
     
  11. RobDogDog

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 8 Aug 2011

    Posts: 1,496

    Gods Will Be Watching

    Cool little game - not the normal game I'd go for. I loved the ending of the DLC. Only another 30 or so Steam games to work through now haha!
     
  12. easyrider

    Caporegime

    Joined: 24 Dec 2005

    Posts: 39,779

    Location: Autonomy

    Just Finished Titanfall 2

    Brilliant! :D
     
  13. Psymonkee

    Capodecina

    Joined: 24 Feb 2004

    Posts: 13,938

    Location: St.Andrews

    Finished my first run through of The Warlock of Firetop Mountain! Tense but fun! :D

    Fairly faithful to the books with enough differences to keep it fresh and a few in gags to give you some good laughs! Well thought out gameplay, combat and story telling! Still got more content to unlock and play through but solid so far!

    9/10!
     
  14. pieplough

    Mobster

    Joined: 15 Jul 2008

    Posts: 3,612

    Location: Glasgow

    Shantae and the Pirate's Curse

    Highly polished metroidvania style platformer with fun likeable characters and a nice little story. Really enjoyed blasting my way through this and even bothered collecting all the upgrades to get the best ending.

    Considering I got this and a few other games for $1 on the Humble Bundle it was a bargain.

    8/10
     
  15. Ryan0r

    Gangster

    Joined: 27 Feb 2009

    Posts: 498

    Location: Angus

    gf and I just finished Overcooked last night, campaign co-op on 2 360 controllers.

    Bloody hilarious and the difficulty pitched just right (for both of us!). Best £12 I've spent in a long time, so much fun. Utterly charming wee game. And from a 2-man dev team.

    Hopefully the neighbours couldn't hear us over the last couple of weeks screaming at each other: "I NEED MORE LETTUCE!!", "SERVE THE ******* SOUP!" etc.
     
  16. Rifte

    Mobster

    Joined: 17 Sep 2010

    Posts: 2,775

    Location: Somewhere in Asia

    Zombie Army Trilogy 8/10

    Mindless, tense, fun.

    A B movie storyline with some genuinely gripping moments. I am not a great fan of shooters, but I really enjoyed this.

    Also the 'Carpenter/80s/Synth' soundtrack is fantastic.

    Took me over 20 hours.
     
  17. heartburnron

    Mobster

    Joined: 30 Mar 2016

    Posts: 2,689

    Location: East Lothian

    Crysis 3 - almost 4 years on and still looks stunning. Ran at around 50 FPS with max settings apart from using the highest SMAA anti alising instead of MSAA with a Fury X at 3440x1440 resolution. Enjoyed it more than Crysis 2 but it felt like it was over as soon as it began. I'd have been a bit miffed if I'd have paid full price for it - 10 hours is a bit stingy for a AAA title in my opinion. I played it through my Origin Access subscription so hey ho. 8/10
     
  18. jonessa

    Gangster

    Joined: 16 Nov 2014

    Posts: 489

    You can't beat the Amiga version.

    I still remember using the cheat "Rob A Bank" to get a serious amount of cash
     
  19. jonessa

    Gangster

    Joined: 16 Nov 2014

    Posts: 489

    Doom

    9/10 - well worth a punt
     
  20. blueshift

    Mobster

    Joined: 8 Jun 2004

    Posts: 4,369

    Location: Reigate surrey

    gears of war 4, loved it