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    Darkest Dungeon

    This got a little interest on the main site here:

    http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2014...rkest-dungeon/

    I was on the Bay12 forums and somebody linked to a combat demo archived on Twitch here:

    http://www.twitch.tv/redhookchris/b/522784224

    Didn't see another thread for it. FWIW it looks fairly deep.

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    It's the game I'm waiting for the most.

    It's the game I have always wanted to play, back in the days when I designed complicated deathtraps for adventurers by combining three different sets of the Hero Quest boardgame.

    Yes, want.
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    yeah this game looks awesome

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    I wasn't a believer until that twitch stream. Looks quite good.

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    Indeed, that looks interesting. I especially like the 'tactical camping' mechanic :) And I'm curious how the town will work. So I can send the party back to town to recover. But what's the motivation to keep pushing instead of returning everytime something goes wrong? I didn't quite get that...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ernesto View Post
    Indeed, that looks interesting. I especially like the 'tactical camping' mechanic :) And I'm curious how the town will work. So I can send the party back to town to recover. But what's the motivation to keep pushing instead of returning everytime something goes wrong? I didn't quite get that...
    Maybe things respawn while you're in town.

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    Here's a 20 minute gameplay video from PAX:



    The item descriptions amused me, they're very goth.

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    And another one:


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    Looking good, thanks for that.

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    Glad I backed this, looks like it's shaping up very nicely.

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    This is the game I've been most looking forward to in recent memory. It has everything that I enjoy about games in one package, and it doesn't hurt that the art style is just fantastic.

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    Right, this looks really really cool and I'll most likely pick it up at some point but 50$ for the pre-order is just too much. I know that the devs don't want to annoy people who have backed the kickstarter (and that's just fair), but this is more than what I'd pay for some big new releases. So I'll play the waiting game and get it during the inevitable sale. :/

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    The early access version is out for backers now. If I remember correctly, it opens up to the rest of the world the 3rd of February.

    Played roughly an hour to try it out and my first impression is really positive. The combat so far stands out as being a lot of fun and really, really nervewracking at times.
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    As soon as I get home, I'm getting my key and loading it up. Glad to hear your early first impression is positive!

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