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    Last edited by SephKing; 08-10-2012 at 10:46 AM.

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    Have they mentioned DLC or expansions or any of that stuff? Sadly I'm wrapped up in GW2/TL2, with Borderlands 2 on my radar, so Dishonored is going to have to wait. If they plan on releasing DLC then that makes the decision to wait all the easier.

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    The fact that gaming journalists are giving Dishonored great scores is a good indication of its objective quality because gaming journalists have proven themselves to be entirely reliable in the past.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mohorovicic View Post
    The fact that gaming journalists are giving Dishonored great scores is a good indication of its objective quality because gaming journalists have proven themselves to be entirely reliable in the past.
    It's a good thing nobody here's claiming that they're entirely reliable or you'd be veering close to a point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Serenegoose View Post
    It's a good thing nobody here's claiming that they're entirely reliable or you'd be veering close to a point.
    Indeed. The man is a broken pencil.

    I was quite heartened by Adams WiT tbh and look forward to playing Dishonored, however I suspect that XCom will likely hold my attention for most of the weekend.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mohorovicic View Post
    The fact that gaming journalists are giving Dishonored great scores is a good indication of its objective quality because gaming journalists have proven themselves to be entirely reliable in the past.
    Haha true dat, though usually the scores are influenced by how much power a developer has and how badly a mag/site will need those future previews. All Arkane Studios have made is Arx Fatalis and Dark Messiah. Great games, but hardly the sort of stuff to gain the attention of mainstream mag/sites.

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    The strike rate for Wot I Think features is near perfect, I think the journalists are right this time.

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    Looks to be the spirtual successor of Looking glass games we were all hoping for very excited to try this out.

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    See, hopefully this is what i expected all FPS games to turn into after SS2 / Deus Ex.

    Actually, is it weird that i'm kind of surprised that it's getting great scores? I half expected modern reviewers to be unimpressed by that type of gameplay.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BillButNotBen View Post
    See, hopefully this is what i expected all FPS games to turn into after SS2 / Deus Ex.

    Actually, is it weird that i'm kind of surprised that it's getting great scores? I half expected modern reviewers to be unimpressed by that type of gameplay.

    I didnot expect that high score knowing corrupt mainstream media only praise games like COD.

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    The "reviewers" are salivating over it but all the videos I've seen, including the 40 min giantbomb one have seemed like crap to me. Bad graphics, bad AI, bad UI, too many super powers, poor animation, zero difficulty, etc.

    It's like Bioshock all over again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by caljohnston View Post
    It's like Bioshock all over again.
    Hey, I was saying that :(

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    Quote Originally Posted by caljohnston View Post
    The "reviewers" are salivating over it but all the videos I've seen, including the 40 min giantbomb one have seemed like crap to me. Bad graphics, bad AI, bad UI, too many super powers, poor animation, zero difficulty, etc.

    It's like Bioshock all over again.
    It might be because old-school games were designed to be fun to play, but new school games seem to be designed to be fun to watch.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BillButNotBen View Post
    It might be because old-school games were designed to be fun to play, but new school games seem to be designed to be fun to watch.
    And then there are games like Dark Souls which are fun to play AND watch :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by BillButNotBen View Post
    It might be because old-school games were designed to be fun to play, but new school games seem to be designed to be fun to watch.
    You can't put "fun to play" in a trailer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by caljohnston View Post
    all the videos I've seen, including the 40 min giantbomb one have seemed like crap to me. Bad graphics, bad AI, bad UI, too many super powers, poor animation, zero difficulty, etc.
    Thats terror.

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    Quote Originally Posted by caljohnston View Post
    It's like Bioshock all over again.
    I liked Bioshock. At least until the plot twist, after which the game degraded rather quickly and culminated with the worst escort quest in recent memory.
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    Hyped games get crap reviews too! I do think some games get rated higher than they should, but definitely not, "burn them aat the stake, the reviewers are in the publishers pockets!"

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    Not surprised at all when you see who worked on a game :D
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    Quote Originally Posted by DaftPunk View Post
    Not surprised at all when you see who published the game :D
    That's more like it.

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