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Reply #70 on: November 28, 2018, 04:04:01 PM

That's pretty much what I do in GTA 5. I did a fair amount of it in RDR too--I think I must have spent most of my time murdering that racist poker player/storekeeper, not doing quests.
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Reply #71 on: December 07, 2018, 11:50:51 PM

The online component is a little thin on content, but I kinda dig it.  If you just liked dicking around in the open world, that's pretty much what it is.

Also, the .22 Varmint Rifle is a goddamned murder machne since you still one shot with headshots using it.

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Reply #72 on: December 21, 2018, 04:43:52 PM

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Reply #73 on: December 26, 2018, 08:26:52 AM


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Reply #74 on: December 26, 2018, 11:15:23 AM


Did you just kick a frog?

Damn this game lets you get away with some serious villainy...

awesome, for real

But anyhoo, got this for Christmas so I guess I'll be joining you in frog-kicking pretty soon. Soons I finish off Spider-man first that is.
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Reply #75 on: December 26, 2018, 04:28:19 PM

Kicked a toad, and he croaked. Hopefully you watched the rest of the videos.

I'm a bit bored with RDR2, but my current interest is high in creating a "Master Hunter" YouTube playlist of kicking and stomping prey in various games. It's not funny in No Man's Sky (also it's a punch, not a kick) so I probably won't post one of those. Then again, that time I accidentally punched a horse in RDR2 was pretty funny.

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Reply #76 on: December 27, 2018, 08:22:29 PM

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Reply #77 on: December 29, 2018, 09:37:00 PM

Mulling doing a RDR2 online radicalthon...

Tuned in, immediately get to watch cringey Ubisoft talking head offering her deepest sympathies to the families impacted by the Orlando shooting while flanked by a man in a giraffe suit and some sort of "horrifically garish neon costumes through the ages" exhibit or something.  We need to stop this fucking planet right now and sort some shit out. -Kail
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Reply #78 on: December 30, 2018, 07:11:24 AM

Mulling doing a RDR2 online radicalthon...

Are people still playing online?  why so serious?

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Reply #79 on: December 30, 2018, 01:34:57 PM

Mulling doing a RDR2 online radicalthon...


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Reply #80 on: December 31, 2018, 11:33:36 AM


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Reply #81 on: January 02, 2019, 02:27:44 AM

Late to the party, but I started playing this.  The needless complexity in the UI and controls is almost enough for me to not want to play this.

I have only made it so far as to take up the first actual mission, a trip into Valentine.

Sorta accidentally robbed a satchel on a horse.  Was just thinking I would inspect it, but it just goes straight to stealing, and I get reported.  Lawman walks up and tells me to get the fuck outta Dodge.  So I get off of his radar.  Fine, makes sense.  Mission I was about to continue is now locked entirely for an unknown amount of time, despite walking out of the zone and letting some time pass.  Er, fair enough, kinda?  Walk around town, can't do shit.  Don't even have a horse to ride back and take another mission.  Put down the control, go take a piss or something.  I come back and pick the controller off of the couch, and somehow manage to lightly push the R2 button.....aaaaaaaand instantly gutshot some poor bastard by mistake as a result.  Now it's a full on emergency, bounty on my head and people coming after me.  Kill four or five, steal a horse and ride back to camp.

Pretty sure I just broke my entire game.  Way too easy to accidentally do unintended things as a result of the dumb controls.

I love everything Rockstar does.  But I am annoyed so far, hope I can get past this stupid stuff because I can tell there is something I want to play underneath it.

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Reply #82 on: January 02, 2019, 08:23:06 AM

As far as I can tell, you are playing the game correctly.

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Reply #83 on: January 02, 2019, 10:01:45 AM

Picked the game up - played single player for a few hours, got overwhelmed by all the shit you can do and then got bored. Same shit happened in RDR. I'll force myself to play through it at some point, but right now I cannot be bothered.

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Reply #84 on: January 02, 2019, 10:36:16 AM

Late to the party, but I started playing this.  The needless complexity in the UI and controls is almost enough for me to not want to play this.

I have only made it so far as to take up the first actual mission, a trip into Valentine.

Sorta accidentally robbed a satchel on a horse.  Was just thinking I would inspect it, but it just goes straight to stealing, and I get reported.  Lawman walks up and tells me to get the fuck outta Dodge.  So I get off of his radar.  Fine, makes sense.  Mission I was about to continue is now locked entirely for an unknown amount of time, despite walking out of the zone and letting some time pass.  Er, fair enough, kinda?  Walk around town, can't do shit.  Don't even have a horse to ride back and take another mission.  Put down the control, go take a piss or something.  I come back and pick the controller off of the couch, and somehow manage to lightly push the R2 button.....aaaaaaaand instantly gutshot some poor bastard by mistake as a result.  Now it's a full on emergency, bounty on my head and people coming after me.  Kill four or five, steal a horse and ride back to camp.

Pretty sure I just broke my entire game.  Way too easy to accidentally do unintended things as a result of the dumb controls.

I love everything Rockstar does.  But I am annoyed so far, hope I can get past this stupid stuff because I can tell there is something I want to play underneath it.

This sort of thing is why I *really* want a PC port of the game (and yeah, I know I'm not going to get it). When everything is an active target I really want to have more control than a controller gives me.

Honestly, in Spider-Man it's just as bad, except for that fact that I can't target civilians and I'm mostly shooting "harmless" webs anyway, or I just jump in a random direction and I act like I'm just showing off...
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Reply #85 on: January 02, 2019, 10:38:13 AM

My favorite horse got ran over by a train.  Sad Panda I fast travelled to Valentine via train. I noticed that I had a mail waiting, so I step inside and get my mail. Then that old crazy war vet was asking for change to I go over and talk to him.  Meanwhile, my dumb horse wanders in front of the train and gets pasted while I'm talking to this nutter. It wouldn't give me the option to revive. Bummer.


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Reply #86 on: January 02, 2019, 11:14:35 AM

Didnít know you could train your horse.


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Reply #87 on: January 03, 2019, 11:34:25 AM

This isn't a spoiler, but Dutch is a fucking dumbass.  I suppose it's also a commentary on how the world is progressing (even graft), but they're still holding on to a model that doesn't fit the now. He's still a moron, though. It's like you're crossing off items from a "towns to shoot up" list.

There are an abundance of interesting bugs. Most are harmless (floating npcs), some are annoying (disappearing animal corpses, my dead horse), and a select few are can lead to sequence breaks or quest failure/disfunction. During one mission where I was supposed to escape in a wagon, I instead hopped off the wagon and escaped on foot. When I was clear of the law, I teleported back into the driver seat of the wagon.

Almost getting to the point where I'm going to just blaze through the main story, but I still find myself doing side quests, hunting, and randomly wandering around being a cowboy..

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Reply #88 on: January 03, 2019, 12:02:38 PM

Pro-tip: you lose honor for excessive animal killing without harvesting. This message brought to you by: alligators.

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Reply #89 on: January 15, 2019, 11:30:42 AM

Hard to believe this game was in development for as long as it was. I am trying to drive to the end of the story so I don't have to play it anymore. Side things keep showing up.

Dutch is an idiot but that is probably intentional.

Stupid design is unearthed at every turn. Unsure why I can't just shoot some birds from a moving train without getting a $65 bounty, followed by every cop in St Denis trying to kill me.

Someone hit my horse with a cart, called the cops on me, and I have the bounty without doing anything.

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Reply #90 on: January 15, 2019, 11:41:33 AM

That's what I was trying to say early on when I was talking about it feeling like the game was punishing me for having fun. And yet I've been playing GTA V without feeling that way. I've already been playing more GTA V on my THIRD playthrough (and second platform) than RDR2 could hold me.

And it pisses me off because I do love the game in a lot of ways. So I guess I'm really looking forward to GTA VI in 5-10 years. If only R* would do a mid-engine set of releases like Vice City and San Andreas.

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